Our September storytelling meetup is a bit different than usual as we will be celebrating the release of Braided Brook Volume 2! Braided Brook is Self Narrate's annual literary journal of personal stories. Learn more about it at www.braidedbrook.com.
The first half of the evening will be a reading of stories from this new edition of Braided Brook from the authors that lived and wrote them.
The second half of the evening, we will open the floor to anyone to share their story!
We will have a VERY limited number of copies of Braided Brook Volume 2 available for purchase at this event for $10 each.
If you'd like to purchase a copy of Braided Brook online, you can find both volumes here:
Volume 2 - http://a.co/9i21Dim
Volume 1 - http://a.co/g0Lvns8
This reading & meetup will be at Third House Books & Coffee on September 21st, from 7:30-8:30PM.
RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/events/1120900261376860/
SISta Story Slam is going to be a powerful night of personal stories from local elementary and middle school girls, sharing their academic experiences. We've heard their stories and were moved by them. You will be too.
Jaron and Brandon will be MC'ing the SISta Story Slam.
Special Thanks To The FOCUS Summer Program for putting on this wonderful event!
Self Narrate is releasing our first book, Break Your Invisible Chains, and we want to celebrate it in a unique way, so we're hosting a book launch party combined with our monthly storytelling meetup!
What is that going to look like? The co-authors of Break Your Invisible Chains, Jaron Jones, Brandon Telg and Carly Barnes, will do a brief book reading, share some stories, and then we will open the floor and transition into a Self Narrate storytelling meetup!
This month's meetup theme is the name of the book: Break Your Invisible Chains.
WHERE: This special event is happening at Third House Books. Third House Books is a brand-new independent bookstore in downtown Gainesville. (You can find their address on their facebook page, but for context, its near The Top.) We are excited to be the first book launch at Third House!
If you've never been to a storytelling meetup, what happens is that we give people an opportunity to share their personal stories based around a theme! Each storyteller is given 5-7 minutes.
We will have copies of the book for sale for $10 and bundles of a book and a Self Narrate T-Shirt for $20. PLEASE BRING CASH. We can't accept credit cards.
You can also purchase a copy of the book here: http://www.amazon.com/Break-Your-Invisible-Chains-Power/dp/0997335408/
Book Synopsis: Have you ever wondered how trainers manage to keep circus elephants from stampeding out of a big top tent? It's quite the same way we often train ourselves to live within our limiting beliefs. Use this active journaling guide to break your invisible chains, and own your own story to become the most powerful and authentic version of yourself.
Click Here to get more information and RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1596332810683202/
Everyone has a story. A powerful one. One that links people together in unimaginable ways.
On Thursday, April 7 from 6:30-7:30PM Self Narrate will be hosting an evening of powerful personal stories.
This event is FREE and open to the public!
Come out and hear INCREDIBLE life stories curated from the Gainesville community!!
The theme of the event is Everything Changes, and we've got a group of unforgettable storytellers ready to share stories of change that you won't want to miss.