The Public Storyteller

Sundays at 4PM

Your true stories of life in South Florida. Also featuring  performances by professional storytellers.

About the hosts

Caren S. Neile, Ph.D, MFA

Caren S. Neile, Ph.D, MFA, is a professional storyteller and an affiliate professor at Florida Atlantic University, where she teaches storytelling studies. The former chair of the National Storytelling Network, she performs and teaches throughout the nation and abroad.

Michael Stock

Michael Stock hosts  the weekly radio show “Folk & Acoustic Music,” an outlet for  music otherwise not heard in the mass market. “Storytelling just got a lot folkier with  “The Public Storyteller”” say Michael.


Airs Sundays, 4pm EST on or 91.3 FM and  91.5 FM  in South Florida.

Loren Wolter - Accidental Activist

Feb 7, 2018

January 7, 2018  Loren Wolter was not allowed to go to her own prom.

Zoila Clark - First Marriage

Feb 7, 2018

December 31, 2017  Zoila Clark tell a story of her first marriage.

Melissa Davis - God's Sense of Humor

Feb 7, 2018

December 24, 2017  Melissa Davis has to hit rock-bottom before she changes. 

Serena Schreiber - Identity Matters

Feb 7, 2018

December 17, 2017  Serena Schreiber with a family story.

Lisa Holland - Ridgeback Romance

Feb 7, 2018

December 10, 2017  Lisa Holland with a love story.

Maria Gutierrez - My Best Worst Day

Feb 7, 2018

December 3, 2017  Maria Gutierrez remembering an emotional day in high-school.

Linda Gassenheimer - Culinary Florida

Dec 13, 2017

November 26, 2017  Author and chef Linda Gassenheimer helps celebrate The Public Storyteller's 8th anniversary with a story about coming to Miami

Rhonda Weiss - The Neighborhood Hawk

Dec 13, 2017

November 19, 2017  Rhonda Weiss gets to know her neighborhood a little bit better. 

Bob Lee - David and Goliath

Dec 13, 2017

November 12, 2017  Bob Lee was in a stake-out that resulted in a new law.

Donald Jones - UM Professor of Law

Dec 13, 2017

November 5, 2017  Donald Jones tell us how he became a professor of law.

Terri Mashour - Cross Creek Fire

Nov 30, 2017

October 29, 2017  Terri Mashour fights a fire and saves a landmark.

Gailie Moise - Student Housing

Nov 1, 2017

Sandy Harbin - The Sweetest Florida Town

Oct 18, 2017

October 15, 2017  Sandy Harbin's move to Bartow is making it even sweeter. 

Noemi Marin - Thank You Dali Lama

Oct 17, 2017

October 8, 2017  Noemi Marin gets to meet the Dali Lam

Evelyn Benson - Till Death Do We Part

Oct 17, 2017

October 1, 2018  Evelyn Benson with a story and a lesson.