I saw the greatest thing the other day. I was eating lunch at a Chinese place. Nearby, an older lady was talking about her food to her husband. She said, “I wish it just came with vegetables.”
We've all had to sit through moments that have been called, "Just the best story about (insert whatever topic here)" only to be disenchanted, unenthralled and bored. It's awful. It might be your spouse or significant other, it might be your mother or father and, yes, it might even be you who can't spin a yarn. But don't worry. There is one sure-fire trick that can help you captivate your listeners and readers.