Three Essential Considerations for Storytelling in West Africa

A veteran storyteller reveals her mistakes in last summer’s storytelling.

Each summer the Samaritan House Children’s Center offers a customized Summer Education Program (SEP) for our group of young African kids. Each morning, the SEP begins with prayer, learning new songs, and a favorite of the youngsters, Auntie Dannie’s Bible storytelling. I focused on telling the story accurately, but this year I missed two of the three essential considerations for storytelling in West Africa.

Most of our summer gang re Three Essential Considerations for Storytelling in West Africa

Most of our summer gang