— Nichole Bernier, author of The Unfinished Work of Elizabeth D.“Holy moly! Matthew Dicks is right — every one of us has a story to tell. And whether on stage or on the page, this master of the craft pulls us into his world, entertaining, instructing, and inspiring with every word.”
— Susan Gregg Gilmore, author of Looking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen
“Offers countless tips, exercises, and examples to get you on your way to better stories. Anyone who wants to take the stage, become a better writer, or simply tell better stories at Thanksgiving will benefit from Storyworthy.”
— Jeff Vibes, filmmaker
“I laughed, gasped, took notes, and carried this book around like a dear friend — because that’s exactly what a story-worthy book should be. As a novelist, I’ve studied my craft in countless ways, but never before have I seen its marrow revealed with such honest, approachable charisma. Matthew Dicks has written a perceptive companion for every person who has a story to tell — and don’t we all?”
— Sarah McCoy, internationally and New York Times–bestselling author of Marilla of Green Gables and The Baker’s Daughter
— David A. Ross, MD, PhD, director, Yale Psychiatry Residency Training Program.
About the Author
Matthew Dicks is a bestselling novelist, thirty-six-time Moth StorySLAM champion, and five-time GrandSLAM champion. In addition to his widespread teaching, writing, and performing, he co-founded (with his wife) Speak Up, which produces sold-out storytelling performances throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New York at least once a month. He lives in Newington, Connecticut.
- ISBN-13: 9781608685486
- Publisher: New World Library
- Published: June 2018
- Pages: 368
- Binding: Paperback
- Country of Origin: United States