The StoryBench

We are a community of people who share a love of the written word. We meet to read stories, poems, songs… around a decided theme. This blog is a repository for all that is shared in these meetings.



Meet Four : Childhood

11 November, 2016 The theme this time was ‘Childhood’. … and coincidentally, two of our regulars could not make it to the session because their little ones needed them at home. Talk about living the theme 😀 Everyone brought a... Continue Reading →

MAGIC- called Childhood

From the novel `Boy’s Life’. By Robert McCammon. “You know, I do believe in magic. I was born and raised in a magic time,in a magic town, among magicians. Oh, most everybody else didn’t realize we lived in that web... Continue Reading →

The history of love – excerpt

By Nicole Krauss. “Once upon a time, there was a boy. He lived in a village that no longer exists, in a house that no longer exists, on the edge of a field that no longer exists, where everything was... Continue Reading →

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