How to Tell a Great Story

Essential tips from Ira Glass on storytelling

Sergey Faldin
Mar 10, 2020 · 5 min read
Ira Glass. Image credits to SouthBankCentre.

We were sitting in a cafe, drinking coffee.

“You’ve got to have a thesis,” said my dad’s friend from the States, Thomas. “To write a compelling essay, you need a thesis, and then you support that with three arguments.”