The following story is one you have to hear. Reading it just wouldn’t be the same. It’s brought to you by the imaginary show RED talk. You know, kind of like TED talk, but on the radio.
Creative writing is hard. That is also the reason I chose this way of presenting the story. After some wise advice from the TC’s team of Storify Yourself!, I realized that implementing the new techniques, models and tips I learned about storytelling, in a format I am familiar with and good at is the best way to go.
After several years of hosting a radio show and interviewing people, this feels like home. Radio is information and entertainment, emotion and magic, music and voices. But what it really does is tell you a story.
This one came to me in a rather unexpected way, after a conversation with someone I’ve known for a long time. Buckle up and get ready for a tale of fears and challenges, rises and falls, despair and determination.
Welcome to the story of the girl, who’s afraid of the world.