Storytellers will meet at 10:30 on Saturday, Dec. 4, in the “Commons” in the rear area of the main floor of the Schaumburg Library, near the AV desk.
The difficult experiences we have today often seem petty by comparison with those our ancestors had: floods and famines, monarchs and mayhem, invaders and impoverishment. Nonetheless, all lives have difficulties and challenges: physical, emotional, intellectual, spiritual. Write about one:
The most difficult thing (situation) I’ve ever encountered / experience I’ve ever had OR the most difficult thing (situation) an ancestor ever encountered / experience s/he ever had.
To quote our colleague Steve, “. . . genealogy forms, charts and documents [a]re boring and hard to understand by most non-genealogists. They wan[t] to see the stories of what’s in the documents.” --Steve Szabados. CAGGNI NL, Sept, 2021, p 7
Please bring two copies of your story for sharing. As always, you may wish to share something else you’ve been working.
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