Posts Tagged ‘the story trek’

My Latest Random Story

I’m trying to do random stories whenever I can beg or borrow someone to help me get them shot. In this case I decided to grab my cameras and attempt to shoot it all myself. I think it turned out great.  

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The Terror of Public Speaking

You may know the feeling.  Your knees buckle.  Your hands shake.  Your voice shakes even more.  You start sweating. The title of this post used to describe me.  I was horribly frightened when speaking in front of any groups larger than…zero. My first “public speech” was when I was 12 years old and I was…

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My Claim to Fame

Sure I’ve been on TV for decades.  I’ve had stories on major networks and done live reports for CNN.  I have a TV show that reaches 82 million households.  That’s all great. But this.  This is really cool! A picture I took while on an episode made it into a desk calendar!  How cool is…

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Season Finale!

Tonight brings to an end another season of The Story Trek. Season 12 will officially be in the books.  Can you believe the show has been going that long?! Wow!  What a blessing it has been to have hundreds of people from every state in America welcome me into their lives to share their stories.…

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Bullying Featured in Tonight’s Episode

Tonight’s is an important episode for anyone who has kids or grandkids…or is a kid.  We revisit The Bullied Beauty Queen from years ago. In the first episode Allison Phillips told how she overcame the bullying and actually used it as motivation that helped her become Miss Utah.  We’ll catch back up with Allison to…

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Another Update Tonight!

Todd in Refugio, TX

The updates on stories just keep coming.  Tonight we revisit the story of Josh Hurst.  I ran into him at a bus stop at Weber State University back in season 1.  He was going to be the guy who pointed me to a story until he told me he had a story a story to…

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Reunion Season

Flying out on another episode

Tuesday night we begin our reunion stories that will run for this entire season of The Story Trek. l could not be more excited about these stories.  The show is now going into its seventh year on the air and eighth year of production.  That is incredible!  It was about time we checked back in with…

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Hurricane Harvey Episodes

Todd in Refugio, TX

Texas still needs your help.  I hope you see that from the last two episodes that have aired. They got the headlines early on, but once the reporters leave and the headlines fade away the problems don’t end.  The experts say it will take years for Texas to recover from Hurricane Harvey and having been…

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Helping Refugio

Todd talking with Coach Jason Herring

I hope everyone will take a chance to watch tonight’s episode either when it airs or find it online somewhere.  Not for my ego gratification, but because this little town of Refugio at least needs people to know what they went through.  At the most, maybe you’ll be inspired to help. As was mentioned in…

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Refugio Strong

Todd in Refugio, TX after Hurricane Harvey.

Another important episode airs Tuesday night.  Sure, I think all episodes are important, because they are stories about great people I’ve met and all of their stories are important.  But this episode from Refugio, TX is different. This is one of the rare times I get a chance to go back and revisit a tiny…

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