From Boycotts to Girlcotts: (Re)storying neighbourhood coffee shops

On Monday, I had breakfast with a friend and colleague.  She’d emailed suggesting we meet at Starbucks to plan a project we’ve been mulling over these last few months.  Starbucks has made a fortune out of being everyone’s global/local coffee shop, storying itself as a multinational pillar of the community. This friendly neighbourhood tale has […]

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Friday Findings: coming home

On my nightstand: Geoff Mead’s Coming Home to Story In my wallet, a Love Your Indie card.  The loyalty card that works across 136 bookshops in the UK.  I picked mine up at Word Power Books. The sacred power of listening, which forms the foundation for all good storytelling. How the story of entitlement threatens all […]

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