The newest submission to our Stories of Inspiration campaign is this story from Jim Melko about a teacher who was also an epic storyteller: Mr. Waters. Read more stories or submit your own here.


“…I looked at the glowing face of Mr. Waters, filled with passion at the incredible tenderness of the scene he was describing, his arms outstretched – and in that diminutive, frail figure I saw the greatness of Hector, the leader of the Trojan forces – and in that moment I knew I wanted to share moments just like that with students of my own.” Read the rest of the story here.

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