Avoid fudging the truth in storytelling

The following should be avoided while telling a story.This is because the audience is intelligent enough to understand whether a speaker is lying or not.

Margot Leitman points out the following as strict NO-NO while telling a story in her book titled “Long Story Short”.

  1. Modifying the plot
  2. Making up characters
  3. Altering the story’s emotional truth


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