We’re collecting the best food stories to include for our Mouth Full? storytelling podcast as well as for our New York City-based live shows.
Do you have a great food story to tell? Submit it!
You don’t have to be in the food business. You don’t have to be a professional writer or storyteller. You just have to have a compelling food story to tell.
We will only consider fully-written stories or links to a video or audio file of you telling your story (no pitches, please). All stories must fall within the following guidelines:
Mouth Full? Food Story Criteria
For the live show and the podcast, stories can be read aloud or told from memory.
We’re Global: For the podcast, we can record approved stories by Skype, so feel free to submit stories from anywhere in the world!
We regret that we’re not able to use every story we receive. Our stories are curated to showcase a well-balanced combination of content for our podcast and live shows.
Submit as many as you like, there is no limit. However, we ask that you upload them separately.
All submissions will be reviewed in a timely manner over copious cups of tea and coffee and hopefully a danish or six — don’t judge.
Unfortunately, we don’t have time to respond to every submission. We will contact you if we are interested in your story.
Your story has to have entertainment value for our listeners. It can be any type of food story, but it has to be interesting, informative, compelling, touching, etc. An entertaining story has an emotional impact on the audience. It moves the audience to think, laugh, cry, etc.
providing amusement or enjoyment.
“the magazine is both entertaining and informative”
synonyms: delightful, enjoyable, diverting, amusing, pleasing, agreeable, appealing, engaging, interesting, fascinating, absorbing, compelling;
humorous, funny, comical;
“Ben is an entertaining companion”
By sharing your food story you can:
We prefer that you tell your own story. However, if your mom, lover, cat or last night’s hook-up is down for the challenge, we will consider it.
No. We are also collecting great content for The Mouth Full? Podcast which is privately pre-recorded.
We plan to serve snacks at our live shows that pair with the food stories being read at the show.
We haven’t figured out how to serve snacks when we air the live show via Facebook Live or for our podcasts. We’re waiting for the food replicator from the Star Trek series to be invented so you can enjoy the same snacks at home that our Mouth Full? A food storytelling show with snacks… sometimes audience will be. Won’t that be something?
C’mon tech geeks, make it happen!
In the meantime, we have to stick with “sometimes”.
Food stories connect and attract passionate food enthusiasts.
Our Mouth Full? Food Storytelling platform offers a large menu of branding, partnership, sponsorship, advertising, and collaborative opportunities. From our podcasts to our live shows to our upcoming website, we look forward to working with brands, products, and companies in mutually beneficial, creative and fun ways.
Reach out to Lora and Jackie at firstname.lastname@example.org to explore how we can work together.