Where do stories come from? Why do they surface in our memories at unexpected times and make us want to tell them to anyone who will listen?

In the Blue Ridge Mountains, where I grew up, storytelling is a part of life, like breathing air and swatting mosquitoes.

Sharon Randall can be reached at P.O. Box 416, Pacific Grove CA 93950, or on her website:

www.sharonrandal.com.

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