Adventures in Storytelling

Chantaie Allick
Tips, tools, and tales from one writer’s adventures in storytelling. Helping you tell your unique brand, business, or personal story with impact.
Created 03 Jul 2020
  • #64 Storytellers I Admire: Braveen Kumar Pt 2
    12 Oct 2021 • 9 min read
    As promised (because I try never to break a promise) this week I’m sharing the second half of my conversation with Braveen Kumar. I sat down with the writer, creator, marketer, (and humourist) to talk...
  • #63 Storytellers I Admire: Braveen Kumar Pt. 1
    05 Oct 2021 • 12 min read • 1 2
    A few months ago I shared a tweet from a writer who I admitted made me absolutely jealous of his ability to succinctly and powerfully express an idea in a tweet or a story. That writer and creator is ...
  • #62 How to Go Viral in 2021
    28 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 0 4
    Wonder. It’s as old as time. It’s that sense of awe that comes with discovery or a question answered after deep exploration. It’s that sense of “woah, that’s new,” that comes with being exposed to an ...
  • #61 A Simple Message We All Need to Hear
    21 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    Here it is: Your story matters. Share it. It is a magical piece of you. You may need help shaping or clarifying it, but it matters. It doesn’t need to be perfect. It just needs to be. The world needs ...
  • #60 Everything I learned from quitting my job
    14 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 1 2
    About a year ago this week I quit my job. I decided to, for once, step away from the grind of productivity and into the unknown. I chose to finally take some time to focus my energy and attention on m...
  • #59 Storytellers I Admire: Q&A with Natasha Singh
    07 Sep 2021 • 8 min read
    So I’m doing things a little different this week and I hope you’ll enjoy. As you may have picked up, I tend to fan girl people who I think are great story tellers and I’m lucky enough to have worked w...
  • #58 The Problem with Creativity
    31 Aug 2021 • 4 min read
    I generally avoid talking or writing too much about creativity (I know, a storytelling newsletter that avoids the topic of creativity). Especially when it comes to defining it. Mainly because I think ...
  • #57 How Do You Make Sure Your Story Isn’t Boring?
    24 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 0 3
    So I had a whole thing planned this week to share more about brand storytelling and provide additional context about the pilot course, but something else feels much more urgent. In a special note last...
  • Quick Reminder And Small a Favour... *Special Dispatch*
    20 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hello Dear Reader, I know. It’s not Tuesday. So it must be important. It’s not a giveaway this time, but I promise more are coming. I need to ask you a favour. I’m close to finishing up programming fo...
  • #56 How Pain Can Help You Tell Your Best Stories
    17 Aug 2021 • 3 min read
    I was sitting in a park last week with a friend thinking about therapy. Trying to express to her why despite how much it brings up and despite the fact that healing then becomes a lifelong process, th...
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