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A Barrister. A Crowded Commute. And a Major Sneeze.

The art of story-telling is a key to bonding with your audience but to achieve that via Twitter is something of a higher art, as barrister Jamie Susskind has demonstrated with a series of tweets that have garnered growing popularity over nothing less than a commuter’s sneeze.

You read right. Susskind, son of legal futurologist Richard Susskind, the man who wrote ‘The End of Lawyers?’, was writing about a nightly sneezer on his London commute.

Susskind, who once made the LegalCheek list of hottest barristers, continued with ablomb – and mounting terror as the sneezer reaches sneezer-pitch –













And then, it happens . . (are you fully involved? Understand the characters, the stage is set . . ?)

And then . .

And so it went . . beautifully ‘captured’ by a barrister with the traditional barristorial flare and gusto . . particularly from one practiced in employment and related issues.

But there was a health warning too.  Suppressing sneezes, Susskind reminds us, can create even bigger issues –

Scoring tens of thousands of likes and a plethora of sneeze-story-related retweets and comments, the Susskind sneeze series is a winner.

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