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Review of “Sink Full of Green Tomatoes”

How can you not like Mark Hunter?  Seriously, I don’t know that I’ve ever met anyone who didn’t like – or outright adore – this man. He’s competed at the Interdistrict Public Speaking Competition Contest six times, and this was his third trip to the World Championship.  In 2007, he took 3rd place, and I’ve never [...]

By |2020-06-30T03:17:51+00:00November 21st, 2009|Articles|Comments Off on Review of “Sink Full of Green Tomatoes”

Sink Full of Green Tomatoes

Literature is literally littered with lively legends. Amongst them rides Don Quixote – the Man of La Mancha. An idealistic knight who fought for the rights of others and dared to dream the impossible dream. Mr Chairman, ladies and gentlemen, while I dare not sing that song for fear it could be your nightmare, I [...]

By |2020-06-30T02:28:13+00:00June 30th, 2009|Speeches|Comments Off on Sink Full of Green Tomatoes

The Desk, the Wells, and the Cutter

An elderly man meanders through the antique shop. He pauses, his lean hand carefully traces the outline of an aged writing desk, caressing the grain as if it were an old friend. His fingers linger on the dove tail joins, and without seeing, he recognises and appreciates their fine craftsmanship. He moves on. He stops [...]

By |2020-06-30T03:09:30+00:00March 30th, 1997|Speeches|Comments Off on The Desk, the Wells, and the Cutter

Stuck in a Coconut

This speech was used in the 2001 World Championships. Since then it has under gone many iterations, and was used successfully in the 2009 Semi Finals of the World Championship of Public Speaking (Connecticut – USA).   In this speech, there are in fact three stories used. Some experts could say, use only one story [...]

By |2020-06-30T03:05:24+00:00June 30th, 1996|Speeches|Comments Off on Stuck in a Coconut
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