|The Civil War in Nashville is only one chapter of a|
large history book of a major American city.
Maybe it is the story aspect that I am finding the most frustrating, not the abundance of research. All of this material continues to spark ideas of how I can frame the content to present to the public. What stories inherently spark interest? How do the stories connect to fuel interest further? Where will be the best place share this part of the past?
Building the outline of programming may be one of my favorite parts of being an interpreter. Another favorite? Seeing a visitor's spark "ignite" during a program. There is nothing quite like creating a connection to a resource.