. . . Telling Stories . . .
I believe in the power of words: to enlighten, to educate, to entertain. Through words we give form to our deepest thoughts and dreams — we have been doing it for thousands of years in story and song.
My Books — but you already knew that.Hi. I’m Paul Robert Walker and I tell stories. Most of the stories I tell are found in my books, and you can check those out by clicking the link,
I've had more than thirty books published on subjects from the Italian Renaissance, the Civil Rights Movement, and the American West to folklore, baseball, and miracles. I write some books for adults, some for younger readers, and I walk both sides of the fine line between fiction and nonfiction. For me every book is a journey into story, and every story has power.
Tall Tale America. It's a fun show that brings the American frontier to life through tall tales, historical anecdotes, and traditional songs. Audiences love it, and I love doing it.I also tell stories on stage in a show called Tall Tale America, and you can check that out by clicking on
I tell stories as a professional writer and performer, but I also tell stories as a human being. We tell stories every day — you and I and everyone we know — stories true, not true, and everywhere in between. Telling stories is part of what makes us human.
This website is dedicated to stories — mine to begin with, maybe yours down the road. I invite you to explore it and to explore the stories within and around you. Good reading . . . listening . . . telling.