People like to read stories, listen to stories (audio books and stand up comedians), watch stories (on TV, at the movies, on the stage) and even present stories.
While visiting Baton Rouge, my son-in-law created a puppet show as part of productive play with my grandson. Who knew a box and a pair of socks could be so much fun?
.Back Stage Action .....Main Stage Show .......... Taking a Bow
So keep creating and consuming stories. It will keep your brain alert and your vocabulary prodigious.