A Story Is a Promise


The Spirit of Storytelling

Bill Johnson

Published by Blue Haven Publishing at Smashwords

Copyright 2015 Bill Johnson

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A Story Is a Promise & The Spirit of Storytelling. Copyright © 2011 and Copyright ©2013 and Copyright 2015 by Bill Johnson. All rights reserved.

Published by

Blue Haven Publishing

Willamette Writers House

2108 Buck St

West Linn, OR 97068

Book Design: Bill Johnson

Cover Design and Photograph: Nancy Hill


Fifth Edition

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ISBN 978-0-9673932-7-8

Johnson, Bill

A Story Is a Promise & The Spirit of Storytelling/ by

Bill Johnson — 5th ed. p.cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-0-9673932-7-8

1. How-to 2. Story Writing

I. Title


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