The Crane Bag is a podcast that explores stories from around the world. Each episode focuses on a different story, using words and music to bring that story to life in the here and now. Past episodes are archived at the bottom of this page.
Most Recent Episode
What happens when the beauty of music is pitted against the kingdom of the underworld? As the wheel of the year sends us journeying through winter darkness, here is a story about the trust required for us to voyage through our own inner darkness and back to the green world of spring.
Support the Art of Storytelling!
A story can be a journey, a medicine, and a map to territories of the soul. If you are able to support the crucial work of getting stories out into the world, please do so! You can contribute by making a one-time donation, or by becoming a member of the podcast. Members of the podcast not only help the podcast to happen, but they also receive:
- One bonus story per month
- Access to exclusive content, including stories such as "The Wedding of Sir Gawain and Dame Ragnell" and "The Three Wishes," as well as a short film of a Celtic earthouse from JL's recent storytelling trip to the UK