Karen has been regularly published in magazines, newsletters and journals since 2002. She is a regular contributor to the National Storytelling Network’s Storytelling Magazine with her regular column Stor E Telling. She has written numerous articles in journals published by Northeast Storytelling (NEST), the Florida Storytelling Association, Connecticut Storytelling Center, and Northlands Storytelling Network. She has also contributed to two books published by the National Storytelling Network (no longer in print), and to three books published by StoryLovers (no longer in print).

She has an active blog at which features storytelling and resources that are available online.

She is the Author of

Story by Story: Creating a
Student Storytelling Troupe
and Making Common Core Exciting

Step by step, Story by Story provides a clear, concise blueprint for creating and maintaining a successful storytelling troupe. Veteran troupe leader Karen Chace offers honest and practical insights into the process, pitfalls, and pleasures of working with the schools and students, as well as a treasure trove of valuable sources and resources. With this handbook, you have a mentor who will take you by the hand and guide you along your way.
—Sherry Norfolk, Storyteller and teaching artist

Available at in paperback or Kindle
and at