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

A Visitor’s Guide to Yakima (nonfiction): Ep34

“The Cascade Mountains divide Washington and enforce peace between desert and forest, liberal and conservative, Cougar and Husky.”

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.

First Day (story): Ep 4

“She’s my little girl and maybe I’m being selfish, but I don’t want her to go. There’s just no way to stop her or time or the changes that happen after this. In an hour, she’ll have a new woman in her life telling her how to act and talk and where to sit….”

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