Dispatches from the Moth

Explore interviews, storytelling tips, playlists and other Mothy fun curated by our staff and community.

Dispatches from the Moth · Posted On: Jul 29, 2021

Moth Playlist: The Heat is On

by The Moth Staff

Summer can sometimes make you feel like you are losing your cool---so can certain situations. This week’s playlist is all about reaching those boiling points. @media screen and (max-width: 600px) { #TheHeatisOnPlaylist { width: 350px; }

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Dispatches from the Moth · Posted On: Jul 19, 2021

Moth Playlist: National Moth Day

by The Moth Staff

Monday, July 19th just happens to be National Moth Day. Who knew? Well, we did, so we put together a playlist that celebrates rebirth, awakenings, and coming out of your shell. @media screen and (max-width: 600px) { #NationalMothDayPlaylist { width: 350px; }

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Dispatches from the Moth · Posted On: Jul 13, 2021

Storytelling School with The Moth: Monthly Storytelling Activity #39

by The Moth Staff

Lesson #39: NERVES "Purple Hair"- Diamante Ortiz Happy summer from Storytelling School with The Moth! School is out, but don’t forget to keep those listening and discussion skills sharp with today’s story. For this month’s blog, we’re taking a look at a story about making a change to look and feel more like yourself. This month’s Storytelling School story is: “Purple Hair” by Diamante Ortiz Watch the video. You can read the transcript of Diamante’s...

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Dispatches from the Moth · Posted On: Jun 30, 2021

Moth Playlist: Breaking Free

by The Moth Staff

Breaking Free!Starting over, letting go, seizing the moment, and learning to use your outside voice. Celebrate (and savor) independence whenever you can.Let this week's playlist inspire your rebel spirit. @media screen and (max-width: 600px) { #BreakingFreePlaylist { width: 350px; }

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Dispatches from the Moth · Posted On: Jun 24, 2021

Of This Earth: Stories of Nature's Miracles

by The Moth Staff

Presented in partnership with Bright Cellars Together, The Moth and our friends at Bright Cellars are celebrating our earth, which, from air to grapes, gives us small and large miracles every single day. Using these story prompts, we invite you to consider: What you might be able to do to better protect and preserve our natural resources? When was the last time you got outside and appreciated the great outdoors in your city or state? What about nature makes you feel most joyful?

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