Wedding Jitters and Kindergarten Battle Prep - Aubrey Edwards

“It was 1985, and I was six years old and I was over it.”

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Wedding Jitters and Kindergarten Battle Prep

In this hour, a basement fire leads to a wedding, a young man in Jamaica is obsessed with a comic book, a child from a strict home lets off steam with her two grandmothers and a protective father prepares to do battle with his kid’s school. Hosted by The Moth’s Senior Producer, Jenifer Hixson. The Moth Radio Hour is produced by The Moth and Jay Allison of Atlantic Public Media.

Lauren Slater sees her boyfriend in a different light after a basement fire.
Colin Channer is a kid in Jamaica with a deep love for comic books.
Aubrey Edwards has her creativity nourished by two grandmothers. 
Chris Gilbert is prepared to fight for his kindergartner.


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11:12
Fire Test For Love

by Lauren Slater

A marriage is put through an explosive test.

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10:52
To Catch a Teef

by Colin Channer

Colin Channer is a kid in Jamaica with a deep love for comic books.

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05:57
Grandmothers: Malpa and Myrtle

by Aubrey Edwards

Aubrey Edwards has her creativity nourished by two grandmothers. 

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12:55
In His Own Skin

by Chris Gilbert

Chris Gilbert is prepared to fight for his kindergartner.

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Extras From This Episode

Aubrey Edwards Radio Extra

Aubrey Edwards with her Greek Nana, Malpa.

Colin Channer Radio Extra

Colin Channer's most recent book of poetry, Providential.