A young mother is obsessed with creating an absolutely perfect life for her children; Moth founder George Dawes Green details a bizarre interruption during a beloved poker game in Georgia and a little boy’s dreamy childhood comes to a screeching halt on a North Carolina highway.
Photo by Denise Ofelia Mangen
A young mother is obsessed with creating an absolutely perfect life for her children.
Joyce speaks with The Moth’s Artistic Director, Catherine Burns, about the various stories she’s told over the years.
Joyce, her daughter Audrey, and her son Charlie (a.k.a. Captain Planet, 24 years after writing the note in the story). Photo courtesy Joyce Maynard.
Joyce’s latest book, After Her: A Novel, from William Morrow Publishers, is coming out August 20th and now available for preorder.
A little boy’s dreamy childhood comes to a screeching halt on a North Carolina highway.
Kevin at a young age.
Kevin versus Santa Claus. All photos courtesy Kevin R. Free.
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