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.

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.

Judy Weaver - Yoga Warriors

Oct 4, 2017

September 24, 2017  Judy Weaver helps returning soldiers cope.

Deborah Pollack - The Gardenia Bush

Oct 4, 2017

September 17, 2017  Deborah Pollack tells a story of strength.

Kristin Guerrise - Inspired by a New Job

Sep 20, 2017

September 3, 2017  Kristin Guerrise is starting a new job and learning how important it is.

Rachel Patron - In a Dentist's Chair

Sep 20, 2017

August 27, 2017  Rachel Patron gives us red flags to look out for during a doctor visit.

Jeanette DeOrchis - Burglar in the Backyard

Sep 20, 2017

August 20, 2017  Jeanette DeOrchis' story reminds us to lock our doors at night. 

Tarkan Doser - Shark Valley

Sep 20, 2017

August 13, 2017  Spoiler - There are no sharks in Shark Valley. 

Nichele Williams - Being Gay

Sep 20, 2017

August 8, 2017   Nichele Williams discusses with a group of students a very important life lesson. 

Serafima Sokolov - Artistic Mentor

Sep 20, 2017

July 30, 2017  Serafima Sokolov's mentor brings the real world into her art. 

Angelika Kofler - It was that short pant uniform...

Aug 9, 2017

July 23, 2017  Angelika Kofler keeps her cool when confronted by a stranger