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Tejas Storytelling Association

We are a membership-based non-profit organization that supports storytellers and story listeners of all ages as well as storytelling guilds and organizations while bringing storytelling to this community, area, state, and region through our opportunities for storytelling performances, educational workshops, storytelling events, our annual Texas Storytelling Festival, and our bi-annual Tejas Storytelling Conference. 

We welcome you to become a part of our storytelling community to listen and love stories as well as grow, enrich, develop and master your storytelling knowledge, skills, and abilities with us.

Call For Submissions – 2022 Texas Storytelling Festival

You are invited to participate in the 37th Annual City of Denton Texas Storytelling Festival, “YeeHaw! Back In the Saddle Again!” An application must be submitted in order to participate in the Festival’s Story Slam, Liars Contest, Fringe Performance, Workshop Presentation and our newest category, Original Poetry.

You can find information and links to the applications by clicking here!

Tejas Storytelling Association’s Statement on Social Justice

In accordance with Section 1:02 of the By-Laws of the Tejas Storytelling Association, we are committed to seeking out and encouraging audiences and storytellers from diverse backgrounds including, but not limited to, age, race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, physical challenges, and expertise.

In the wake of the current climate of social unrest and in support of Black Lives Matter, we firmly recommit our organization to equality, fairness, and justice for all.

Tejas Storytelling Association would like to thank the following donors who contributed towards our website redesign: Peggy Capps, Elizabeth Ellis, Barbara Fisher, Connie Neil Fisher, Genie Hammel, Traphene Hickman, Dolores Hydock, Yvonne Healy, Valerie Kimble, Granville Ott, Reba Ott, North Texas Book Festival, Jere Pfister, Sheila  Starks Phillips, Dr. Nancy Self and Gary Whitaker.