Tenx9 Nashville Podcast: Interview

Tenx9 Nashville Podcast: Interview

Posted by Michael McRay on July 24, 2017 in Tenx9 |

As you may know, I’m the founder and curator of Tenx9 Nashville, a Belfast-originated monthly community storytelling night where 9 people have up to ten minutes each to tell a real story from their lives. It’s been going on here in town since September 2013, and this summer, we finally got around to launching a […]

Why Tenx9 Storytelling?

This a piece I wrote for the Tokens Show Blog on why I brought Tenx9 to Nashville.  In September 2012, I moved to Northern Ireland to pursue my Master’s in Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation at Trinity College Dublin’s Belfast campus. When I walked out of the Belfast International Airport, a curly-haired, lightly bearded Irishman named […]

Tenx9 Story – On Dementia, Wonder, and Love

I want to share a video of a story I shared last night at the storytelling event I organize and host (Tenx9 Nashville). Our theme was “Love Stories”, and this story talks of witnessing my grandmother’s love as she cares for her dementia-suffering husband after 57 years of marriage.

Tenx9 Storytelling

Two weeks from today, I will be launching Tenx9 Nashville, a satellite of Belfast’s popular Tenx9 event. Tenx9 (ten by nine) is a monthly storytelling night where nine people have up to ten minutes each to tell a real story from their lives. Created by the delightful geniuses Paul Doran and Pádraig Ó Tuama, Tenx9 is not […]