What's your story? : true experiences from complete by Brandon Doman

By Brandon Doman

Every body has a narrative to percentage. what is yours?In 2009, Brandon Doman, who has continually been taken with the folk with whom we proportion our global, sat at an area coffeehouse and made up our minds to invite passersby an easy query: "What's your story?"Providing basically paper and pens, Doman created an exploratory house that immediately intrigued humans to percentage their tales anonymously. Now, greater than 10,000 tales later, the Read more...

summary: every body has a narrative to percentage. what is yours?In 2009, Brandon Doman, who has constantly been excited about the folks with whom we proportion our international, sat at an area coffeehouse and determined to invite passersby an easy query: "What's your story?"Providing in basic terms paper and pens, Doman created an exploratory house that immediately intrigued humans to proportion their tales anonymously. Now, greater than 10,000 tales later, the Strangers venture has turn into a momentous move, enticing strangers of every age and backgrounds to mirror, celebrate, heal, and attach via words.Published the following for the 1st time, what is Your tale? showcases a variety of 2 hundred tales from the Strangers venture. equivalent components heartbreaking and funny, this relocating compendium lays naked our common truths, wishes, and sufferings, and illustrates the emotional strength of storytelling and our shared humanity. to accomplish this pretty university of news, a clean web page is integrated at

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By payment of the required fees, you have been granted the nonexclusive, nontransferable right to access and read the text of this e-book on-screen. No part of this text may be reproduced, transmitted, downloaded, decompiled, reverse-engineered, or stored in or introduced into any information storage and retrieval system, in any form or by any means, whether electronic or mechanical, now known or hereafter invented, without the express written permission of HarperCollins e-books. com Distributed throughout the world by: HarperCollinsPublishers 195 Broadway New York, NY 10007 Library of Congress Control Number: 2015930312 ISBN 978-0-06-238687-8 EPub Edition May 2015 ISBN 9780062386922 All photographs courtesy of Brandon Doman.

He currently shares stories online and in exhibits, and continues to talk to strangers. He lives in Brooklyn. com. com. Credits Cover design by Lynne Yeamans Copyright WHAT’S YOUR STORY?. Copyright © 2015 by Brandon Doman. All rights reserved under International and Pan-American Copyright Conventions. By payment of the required fees, you have been granted the nonexclusive, nontransferable right to access and read the text of this e-book on-screen. No part of this text may be reproduced, transmitted, downloaded, decompiled, reverse-engineered, or stored in or introduced into any information storage and retrieval system, in any form or by any means, whether electronic or mechanical, now known or hereafter invented, without the express written permission of HarperCollins e-books.

When I asked Brandon to tell me the goal of the Strangers Project, he said, “I wanted to create a physical space that would invite people to be curious and exploratory—a space that would create pathways and a structure in which people would open up organically. ” By taking this organic approach, Brandon discovered raw authenticity and a wide diversity of experience, which also led to some surprises. What I didn’t expect from this book was to be so inspired. Before our flight touched down, I found the courage to talk to the stranger the world had randomly placed next to me.

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