Cops, Dumpster Diving and Mental Illness - Steve Osborne

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Cops, Dumpster Diving and Mental Illness

A tough New York City cop gets a small, fluffy dog; a college student tries dumpster diving; a Brooklyn mom has to deviate from her birth plan; and a surfer contends with his wife’s deep depression.

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15:34
Cops Don't Cry

by Steve Osborne

A tough New York City cop gets a small, fluffy dog.

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05:59
One Woman's Trash

by Elise Hunter

A college student tries dumpster diving.

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10:39
Future Perfect

by Amy Brill

A Brooklyn mom has to deviate from her birth plan.

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11:50
No Matter What

by Mark Lukach

A surfer contends with his wife’s deep depression.

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Extras From This Episode

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Steve and Griff.

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Griff enjoying the sun. All photos courtesy of Steve Osborne.

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Photo courtesy of Elise Hunter.

Check out her short stories, and her nonfiction articles on social entrepreneurship, waste and other topics at EliseHunter.com.

Amy And Daughter

The first picture of Amy and her second daughter.

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Amy and her family in Summer 2013. All photos courtesy of Amy Brill.

You can find out more about Amy’s work at www.amybrill.com, and purchase her new book, ###em/em###, at AmazonPowell’sBarnes & Noble, andIndie Bound.

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Mark, Giulia, and their dog. Photo courtesy of Mark Lukach.

If you’d like watch the trailer for Mark’s memoir, please visit MarkLukach.com.

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