Tag: stories

I’ll be alright ….

Text to SpeechToday was one of those days where there was a lot of pain interspersed with activity and laughter of the afternoon.  Body language showed Frances Bird, a beloved guest of Oak Table wanted to talk.  When I sat down beside him he wordlessly took my hand in...

Leaky Roof…

iSpeechToday one of our guests was looking for a roofer because water was dripping into her bedroom.  She said there was a government grant to help individuals who have a low income replace their roofs.  Of course there are criteria and hoops to jump through for everything, but there...

We all have a story………

iSpeech.orgBack in July a few people showed a desire to share their story.  Four months later, we are slowly seeing them come to fruition.  Story telling is a process.  Not one person simply sat down and whipped off their personal story.  There was hesitation for some, unsure whether they...

We have a new logo!

Convert Text to SpeechRecently the OTCM Board agreed on a new logo to ensure our brand is fresh and contemporary.  A few months ago there was a blog about the meaning behind our name.  It is worth repeating. A table – and especially this table – represents a welcoming place, offering...

We All Have a Story………..

Convert Text to SpeechToday a group of Oak Table Guests gathered together to talk about "telling their story".  We all have a story....where we've come from......where we are now......and where we hope to go in the future.  Our stories may include times of joy and/or sorrow; they may include...