Changes of Heart - Andrea Collier

Changes of Heart

In this hour, stories of shifting perspectives, new outlooks, and realizations that shake our foundations. A mother receives unexpected news, a teen learns the true power of a word, and a prisoner gets a visit from his father. This episode is hosted by Moth Senior Curatorial Producer, Suzanne Rust. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

Andrea Collier finds out what happens when her life goes off-script.

Damon Young questions his sense of self based on the power of a racial slur.

Huwe Burton relies on his father's support while serving time for a crime he didn't commit.

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14:08
Meeting Miles

by Andrea King Collier

Andrea is heartbroken to be the last one to learn his son's girlfriend is pregnant, but quickly finds joy, instead.

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10:53
Fighting Words

by Damon Young

Damon Young questions his sense of self based on the power of a racial slur.

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10:41
Passing of the Torch

by Huwe Burton

Huwe describes his last encounter with his father, which reignited his motivation to keep fighting and to get out of prison.

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Changes of Heart

Andrea Collier

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Baby Miles

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Andrea's son, Chris, and Miles

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Andrea, Miles, and her second grandson, Bryce

Damon Young

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