Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Story Teller Bikes The U.S.

An Arizona man is traveling the northern tier of the U S trying to capture a lost art And thats not all He s pedaling his way across the country His name is Layne Gneiting night-ing and he uses music and sound effects to tell folk tales to children He stopped in andamp lt a href andamp quot http www kxnet com t minot-ndandamp quot class andamp quot kxInlineLinkandamp quot andamp gt Minotandamp lt aandamp gt today He travels about 60 miles by bike each day His family is following him in an RV In each town he tells folktales because he believes in this day of TV and computers we ve lost the power of words and storys Layne Gneiting Storyteller Mesa Arizona We have turned a deaf ear to the old days folk stories are ofrten laying dusty in the library The storytelling show was presented in Minot this afternoon

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