Building Skills for Storytelling

Here are some questions we get:
How can I become a storyteller?  
How do I take a story and shape it for telling?
What makes a story work? 

Here are three guidelines offering some practical ideas:
One is a step-by-step process used in a workshop,
Second is a tip-sheet to get into stories.
Third explains why picture books are one good source for telling. It comes with an annotated list of picture books ideal to shape for the ear.