The most powerful words in English are ‘Tell me a story,’ words that are intimately related to the complexity of history, the origins of language, the continuity of the species, the taproot of our humanity, our singularity, and art itself.
– Pat Conroy
Image: Words by Larah McElroy via Flickr.
What an excellent quote. Permit me please to share a recent post I wrote that was on this theme of story telling as an expression of prayer: https://rhfoerger.wordpress.com/2016/03/11/no-storyless-prayers/