§ Wed: 10-18-17
Featured Short: 'Mink'
"My boyfriend's fur coat shop is going under."
A postcard from Hannah Pass.
Featured Short: 'Brother'
"Fear was real then."
In the mail from Artie Kay.
Featured Short: 'Handsome, Discreet'
"The man—the father—dabs at the back of his neck..."
We hear from Sarah Gallien.
Featured Short: 'Lizards'
"The trees go black and shaggy around them..."
[Melissa Benton Barker]
A postcard from Melissa Benton Barker.
Featured Short: 'Whaleback'
"I am wondering if there are laws about what you can say at the beach..."
In the mail from Russell Dame.
Featured Short: 'Steve at Home'
"The girls come in the night..."
[Heather Wells Peterson]
We hear from Heather Wells Peterson.
Featured Short: 'Swamped'
"We were so behind on our evaporation payments they'd cut us off."
Featured Short: 'Mugsy'
"Dad optimizes the suspense of his story by blowing his nose."
A postcard from Terese Svoboda.
Featured Short: 'Stage 2'
"It is too much, he thinks..."
[Colleen Kearney Rich]
In the mail from Colleen Rich.
Featured Short: 'Little Darling'
"It was my idea. Not his."
We hear from Jacqueline Doyle.
Featured Short: 'The Adventures of Sack and Foot'
"Don't kill Foot and Sack. That would be terrible."
Featured Short: 'Thimble People'
"They thought I was God."
A postcard from Julia Strayer.
Featured Short: 'Namlet'
"...I wore someone's dad's beret."
In the mail from Nicholas Bredie.
Featured Short: 'Where the Drowned Ride'
"Oi, Takeshi, tell me about the ghosts."
We hear from Cathy Ulrich.
Featured: TWO MICROS
"The vicar lets him practice on Thursdays..."
[Debra Di Blasi]
Debra Di Blasi on Sam Shepard.
Featured Short: 'Here For'
"I dreamed last night that I was screaming at my mother."
A postcard from Colleen O'Brien.
Featured Short: 'What's Wrong?'
"Moments ago we were wrangling joyfully..."
In the mail from Kathy Fish.
Featured Short: 'Minuet'
"Anyway she met someone and so did he..."
A postcard from Rumaan Alam.
Featured Short: 'This Stranger I Am Half Of'
"I wish I could turn him off like a radio."
We hear from Faith Gardner.
Featured Short: 'A Box of Things'
"We both took in the complex and awkward implications of my statement..."
[Nathan Alling Long]