Tension Makes the Story

Tell stories that bring others to the edge of their seats.

Tension comes from Latin and means ‘to stretch.’ In storytelling, we want to stretch things to the right level of tension: too little and the tension isn’t palpable. Too much and the tension breaks. Join me to learn how to find the right balance.

There are so many ways to create tension in a story. In this mini session, we will discuss a few ways to up the tension in your story, without breaking it and losing your audience.

Bring a story to work on as you will have a chance to work on your story.

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