How Eleanor Whitney Lost Her Limp (story): Ep44

“When Eleanor Whitney was young, the nipple on her left knee was a simple oddity. And like many genetic oddities (birthmarks, cleft chins, red hair), Eleanor’s was easy to ignore: it had always been there.”

Theme music is “Holiday Gift” by Kai Engel, via Creative Commons. For artist information, see http://www.kai-engel.com

The Things Left Behind at Mythic Records, 1982–2011 (story): Ep40

“It didn’t matter that Pearl Jam, Radiohead, and the indie bands embraced the LP. Vinyl lost to the digital download and Mythic Records fell.”

Theme music is “Holiday Gift” by Kai Engel, via Creative Commons. For artist information, see http://www.kai-engel.com

The Granger Spartans Have Not Lost Yet (story): Ep37

A split second in a high school basketball in a small town during the late 1980s hides a deeper history (and future).

Theme music is “Holiday Gift” by Kai Engel, via Creative Commons. For artist information, see http://www.kai-engel.com

A Year in the Life of Lance Sandersen (children’s): Ep 35

[/audio] Chapters 18 and 19 (previous readings in Episode 11): “The winter was cold and long. It was dark when you went to school and dark when you got home.”

Theme music is “Holiday Gift” by Kai Engel, via Creative Commons. For artist information, see http://www.kai-engel.com

Persona (story): Ep33

“John drew in the bathroom air, humid air laced with deodorant and soap. It was filling, cleansing.”

“Persona or: All Sanctuaries Smell Like Stockholm” was originally published by Santa Clara Review.

Theme music is “Holiday Gift” by Kai Engel, via Creative Commons. For artist information, see http://www.kai-engel.com.