Category Archive: A Month Of

Jul 05 2015

A Month of Preview: Genius Gambler

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This month’s theme is “Genius: Be an Inventor.” Unfortunately for me, no genius source of inspiration came readily, until I stopped wracking my brain for ways to make something original and new. I’m going to try to borrow from one of the oldest tropes associated with “The Genius” – as someone who games the system, …

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Jun 13 2015

This Task Sucks

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In which Duo gaslights himself.

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Jun 11 2015

Gaslighting with Bonnie Fan

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For “A Month of Gaslighting,” I went fishing for babies in the Chicago river.

What do you catch with babies, you ask?

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Jun 08 2015

A Month Of Gaslighting… Group Completion

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A Month Of… 1225 West Belmont Wed. June 10th 7:30 Food 8:00 Stories @printersrow #litfest A photo posted by Story Luck (@storyluck) on Jun 6, 2015 at 2:36pm PDT Have you heard the term, reverse pick pocketing? It’s when you slip something into a person’s pocket, purse, or wallet without them knowing. It’s easier to …

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May 15 2015

A Month Of… Genius!

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The Next show will be a Month Of… Genius! 1225 West Belmont July 8th 7:30 Food 8:00 Stories Bring your genious stories, or just come to enjoy the food and listen to our wacky tales. This month I’ll be introducing a new cookie recipe that I really hope you like! A special kind of bite …

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May 13 2015

20 Chicagoans Map Chicago

“Excuse me!” “Excuse– oh I’m so sorry ma’am, you’re eating.” “Yes, okay! I’m doing a quick little project here. Can you draw me a map of the Chicago neighborhoods?” For this month’s prompt, A Month of Maps, I briefly considered revisiting a Ghost Bikes of Chicago project, before I stumbled on this crowd-sourced world map, …

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May 11 2015

Story Luck’s Map to Ideals and Emotions

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Join us on Wed. the 13th where will discover all about maps through our special round table storytelling open Mic.

A Month Of… Maps.

This month I worked with Lynda Joy, Alexander, Bonnie Fan, and a slew of strangers to tackle the group task: Create your own Map. We built this map

This is the finished product.

A Map to emotions

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Apr 20 2015

Destroying Things

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This week, I’m going to highlight a piece of writing that was done for A Month Of… Moving On: Destroy something of Sentimental Value. This was written by Jacqueline Brogdon. Who worked for us last summer and runs a great travel blog. This task, and this show proved to be my favorite A Month Of… …

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Apr 13 2015

Monday Storytelling Links

Since this is A Month Of… Maps: Create Your Own Map.

I thought I’d search out and link you to some collection of alternative maps.

The first I ran into was this short Esquire slide show.

Which despite what the above image might suggest, is predominately a collection of Data Maps.

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Apr 09 2015

A Month Of… Maps!

A Month of Trains

Maps
Create your own map.

We had a good show last night, new folks came, and we welcomed a new host Bonnie Fan.

The stories varied wildly and it felt like a group of friends having a ruckus discussion gently guided by the joyous panda that is our fearless leader Duo.

After a debate, and several switching of votes, next month’s theme was decided.

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