Posts made in 2019

Fool Me Once: Learning to Play the Game

 

Have you ever been taken advantage of? Have you ever been cheated, lied to, or deceived? At some point in our lives, someone uses our trust against us and were disappointed, hurt, and left somewhat jaded. In this Griddlesode, Ron describes being scammed and the lessons that he learned through the experiences.

 

Fool Me Once: Learning to Play the Game
 

The Music in this Griddlesode came from two artists:

Kevin MacLeod

  • Covert Affair

Derek Clegg (on Free Music Archive)

  • Answer
  • C’Est La Vie
  • Annalise

 

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Griddlesode S14-001: Who Knew Storytelling Could be so Dangerous?

In 2008, on Griddlesode S4-001, I told the story of my unfortunate road to surgery after breaking my finger playing basketball. I called that story, Paperclip Pinky.

Eleven years later, I have another injury story for you, but rather than hurting it while playing sports, I suffered it while…storytelling. How did I do that, you ask? Well, sit back and listen to a story that I call, “Who Knew Storytelling could be so dangerous?”

The Music in this Griddlesode came from the Kevin MacLeod of incompetech.com. In order of appearance art:

  • Loopster
  • Ossuary 6
  • Exotic Battle

I just want to thank all my longtime listeners. You are the reason that I keep producing this podcast…albeit infrequently. If you need a dose of me, though, checkout my work at storyhow.com, where I teach the techniques that I use to tell stories. I’ve also published a new book called The Proverb Effect. And yes, it too is written as a story.

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