storytelling

Story Prompts: What’s In a Name?

What’s in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet. . . – Juliet in Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet   What’s in a name? Perhaps more than Juliet was willing to admit. One of my favorite storytelling prompts is to ask people to share the story of… Read more »

Defined by Relationship

I became a mom on March 26th of this year, and it was honestly the greatest thing that has ever happened to me. For years lots of people had been telling me that it would be; but to be honest, I wasn’t sure how I would take to the whole motherhood thing. When I first… Read more »

Mourning with Compassion: On the Passing of Robin Williams

This week the world lost a brilliant storyteller and creative talent with the passing of Robin Williams. His tragic death as well as so many other horrible things happening in the news as of late has left me convinced that the world is in dire need of more compassion. All too often we are quick… Read more »

The Three Frilly Goats Fluff for the March Madness Writing Contest!

You may have noticed my blog has been a bit quiet over the last few months! I haven’t meant to neglect it, but between doing LOTS of storytelling programs and workshops, completing final proof-reading/edits of my 4th children’s book which is headed to press, and getting ready for the arrival of my little one ANY… Read more »

An Interview with Dani Duck

This month I was interviewed by illustrator, writer and blogger Dani Duck. She asked some great questions about my work as a storyteller and writer. You can find the interview at the following link: http://daniduckart.blogspot.com/2014/03/interview-with-lindsay-bonilla.html   And be sure to check out her blog as she interviews lots of fascinating people in the world of… Read more »