Values storying is...

...passing down values from one generation to the next through the stories we tell and re-tell

Questions from Students: Dealing with Adults

Questions from Students: Dealing with Adults 1. What exactly is your reasoning for particularly the dads being the ones critiquing the coach? Was this a way to introduce the idea that bullying or peer pressure exists at all ages? Maybe it is because baseball offers so much time between pitches for its fans to converse. […]

Questions from Students: Platform and Perspective

Questions from Students: Platform and Perspective 1. You talk about “values storying.” Where did you get the term from, what does it mean, and how is it vital in developing novels? The term values storying is one that I created. Values storytelling may have related a little better to readers, but my background put a […]

Do You Have the Stuff to Be Travel Ball Parents?

Do You Have the Stuff to Be Travel Ball Parents? Mrs. Right and I are heading to the state tournament with the Little Fella this week to finish up his first season of travel ball…and ours as travel ball parents. Now, I had been around weekend tournaments as a coach, as a groundskeeper, and as […]

My Next Level Baseball Player: 2016 Edition

  My Next Level Baseball Player: 2016 Edition About a year ago, I revealed what I believe to be the greatest asset a player at any level can possess in order to become a next level baseball player: projectability. (If projectability is not a real word in everyday life, it certainly is in the world […]