Marilyn McPhie has been telling stories professionally since 1985 and has performed for groups from preschool to adult, from Massachusetts to California. She has told stories for assemblies, classes and festivals, has lectured for several colleges and universities and has performed for schools, libraries, museums, civic and church groups and corporate and private gatherings. She has directed a troupe of student storytellers and has written reviews for national storytelling and parenting publications.

Marilyn McPhie has a degree in English and French literature and is the President of the Storytellers of San Diego and a California State Liason for the National Storytelling Network. She lives in San Diego, California in an area known as Penasquitos, which means "little bluffs" -- an appropriate home for a storyteller.

Help yourself to a sample story: Little Ride Hooding Red.