Stories are powerful – let’s make one up together #BeABard

In exactly one month’s time, on Saturday 18th February, I’ll be kicking off the Be A Bard Kickstarter. I could spend all that time yelling at everyone about how storytelling in general and Be a Bard in particular is a great idea and good for helping people be more creative and increasing problem-solving skills and giving people the confidence to believe in the impossible…

BUT I figured it would be more fun to just tell stories instead. Or rather one long story – not entirely sure how this will work but who cares about logistics? Let’s just do it anyway.

Here beginneth the story…


One day a unicorn with excellent hair and a splendidly curvaceous horn discovered a volcano had erupted in his back garden. Being an optimistic sort, he decided to take this opportunity to practice some bitchin’ dance moves and started jumping and spinning across the lawn, taking care not to get his pretty hooves in the lava.

What happened next? Let me know in the comments!


About Mhairi Simpson

Writer, dreamer. Magic, dragons, pink mice, cake. Come say hi!
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3 Responses to Stories are powerful – let’s make one up together #BeABard

  1. A small helicopter zigged and zagged around him, providing a very funky syncopated rhythm.

  2. Pingback: The Power of Stories :: #BeABard | K. R. Green

  3. K R Green says:

    But before he could finish his song and dance, it began to rain, and the lava began to meld and change into a strange substance….

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