The Stories We Tell

Words by Sola Adebiyi Stories are a mental, emotional and spiritual communication interface between humans. Stories provide narratives that help us to see ourselves in each other. They help us to find inspiration in the trials and triumphs of others: so too are we able to find compassion in the unresolved trauma, grief, sadness and violence in humanity’s tales. Stories are carriers of our histories and cultures. They generate metaphors that inspire wisdom, compassion, heart strength, warrior courage, will and studious...