The Moth Library - Al Letson

“Secretly I was expecting a ‘Welcome Home Brother’ parade but that didn’t happen. ”

Wedding Dress, Prison Choir, and a Hotdog The Moth Radio Hour
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06:04
I Don’t Recommend It

by Harry Fleenor

A young boy learns all about sex (kind of).

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07:20
What Witch Where?

by Madeleine Berenson

A girl decides to pull a delicious prank.

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05:44
The Nerve

by Andrew Orvedahl

A comic gets his big break.

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11:35
Kiksuya

by Bobby Wilson

Bobby Wilson hears of a Dakota man he desperately tries to meet.

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10:11
Undocumented Journey

by Nestor Gomez

Nestor Gomez flees the Guatemalan Civil War to the safety of his mother’s home.

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11:23
Blackie the Pig

by Dame Wilburn

Dame Wilburn visits Macon, Georgia for a summer and gets an unconventional pet.

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10:29
The Last Summer

by Teresa Jordan

Teresa Jordan returns home to a parched and cracked land.

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08:08
Tears of Agony

by Lepheana Mosooane

A man confronts his own stigma while he awaits his HIV test results.

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13:45
Girl Interrupted

by Anya Rymer

A young woman must figure out a way to live and thrive despite her HIV positive diagnosis.

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13:04
Operation BabyLift

by Jason Trieu

A young man tries to save his little brothers as Saigon falls.

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12:48
Honoring My Brothers

by Edie Meeks

A triage nurse does her best to save the lives of soldiers.

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15:59
Rooster Crow in the Jungle

by Dave Dillard

A troop comes under attack deep in the Vietnamese jungle.

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06:26
Forward Is A Pace

by Megan McNally

A woman commemorates a decision she made 18 years ago.

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06:55
Rocky Was A Tragic Hero, Right?

by Steve Clark

After 7 hours and 29 minutes, Steve Clark finishes in last place in the Philadelphia Marathon.

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05:23
Shall We Dance!

by Daniel Heuman

Daniel Heuman takes dating lessons from a romantic comedy.

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12:23
It’s a Box

by Navreet Chawla

Navreet Chawla is cornered into a phone booth during a walk home late at night.

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09:34
On Approach to Pluto

by Cathy Olkin

Cathy Olkin must troubleshoot a problem more than 4 billion miles away.

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13:42
Things Will Be Okay

by Ashok Ramasubramanian

Ashok Ramasubramanian worries over his fate and a repeating cycle of life.

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07:30
In a Moment

by Sitawa Wafula

Sitawa Wafula's love for her career is derailed by her health.

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05:47
As a General Rule

by Maureen Freeman

Maureen Freeman decides to ease up on a life dictated by rules, if only for a night.

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