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Narrative

  • Rob Allen
  • Nina Krebs
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Abstract

Once upon a time, in many parts of the world, stories of ancient origin carried the people’s wisdom and were gifted to the young as their sacred heritage. The recipient of such a gift, David Mowaljarlai, writes of his father’s narrative skill on behalf of his people: ‘He was a peacemaker who would talk all night. He counseled reason with stories … in a parable kind-of-way. That made people quiet. People listened and when they could see the scene, then they grasped the message.’2

Keywords

Short Story Expressive Writing Shared Humanity Walk Away Journal Writing 
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  • Nina Krebs

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