"Learn About"
Questions

  1. How can humor be used to overcome difficulties?
  2. How do some stories of hurt or trauma become funny stories?
  3. What is an example of humor and also resiliency in Kathy’s story about her mother’s boarding school experience?
  4. In what ways did the sneaking of biscuits create an opportunity for both humor and strength in her mother’s life?

"Learn From"
Questions

  1. Have I ever experienced a difficult situation that seemed impossible to get through? What helped me to move through the difficult time?
  2. Do I have stories that are funny now but at the time were tragic or very serious? What helped me to make the shift?
  3. Does my family have humorous stories that have been passed down through the generations? When are they told and by who?