How to focus a story, and other tips from pro storytellers

“How do you focus a story?” asked Joe Fryer of NBC News at the Northwest Storytelling Workshop. You could center it around a character, around a place, or around an idea or concept. Once you’ve determined it, get rid of everything that doesn’t help your focus, Fryer said.

Fryer was one of several speakers at the recent storytelling workshop sponsored by NPPA, the National Press Photographers Association, at KING-TV in Seattle. [Read more…]