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Creating Ripples ... Making Waves

A Storytelling Concert About Transformation:
Choices, Compromises, Consequences, and Change


STORY ABSTRACT
 


NAME OF THE STORYTELLER:

 BARBARA REED


TITLE OF THE STORY:

WHY THE EARTHWORM HAS RINGS


STORY SOURCE MATERIAL:

Story adaptation from traditional oral source


TALETYPE:

Traditional tale


STORY RATING:

General Audience


ABSTRACT/SUMMARY OF THE STORY:

Wealthy African King Ehis neglects his wives to the detriment of his sons in this tale of royal intrigue. Can a motherís love save her son? Will good or evil rule in this tale of trickery that asks what is the value of loyalty?

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