Live in Boston - Matthew Dicks

“My father was a cowboy in every sense of the word. He was a man born 150 years too late.”

Photo by Rigoberto Lara Guzmán

Live in Boston

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A special live edition of The Moth in Boston, hosted by Steve Burns. A teenage boy confronts his stepfather; a telecommunications executive details his descent into deceit; and a young stroke victim attempts a hospital escape in order to attend a birthday party.

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11:43
My Father's Son

by Matthew Dicks

Matthew Dicks is a teenage boy who works hard to impress his step-father.

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12:17
Stolen Without A Gun

by Walter Pavlo

Walter Pavlo is an MCI manager who learns that crime does not pay.

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12:58
The Great Escape

by Nina Mitchell

Nina Mitchell is a young stroke victim who sneaks out of the hospital to attend a party.

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Extras From This Episode

Matthew Dicks

Matthew Dicks

Matthew Dicks and his father with horses.

Matthew Dicks Father

Matthew Dicks and his father with horses.

Walter Pavlo

See photo of Walter Pavlo at Edgefield Federal Prison here.

Nina Mitchell

Visit Nina Mitchell's website, Mindpop.net, where she chronicles the adventures of one whose mind disappeared.

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