Loopy Lorna’s: The Magic of Following Your Dreams

“Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!”  Goethe When I was writing “How to Make a Golem (and Terrify People)”, it just seemed natural that Edda’s mother would take her to Loopy Lorna’s for a heart-to-heart.  So that’s what they did.  After the bookContinue reading “Loopy Lorna’s: The Magic of Following Your Dreams”

Tea, the Storytelling Festival, and the Birth of a Website

I was explaining what I was doing over here in Scotland to some storytellers and storylisteners over tea at the Netherbow Theatre Cafe during the Scottish International Storytelling Festival, when someone asked me what I was going to do with my research.  I’m sorry to say that the question stumped me.  I hadn’t really thoughtContinue reading “Tea, the Storytelling Festival, and the Birth of a Website”