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08:19
A Close Encounter

by Kathryn Bendall

Kathryn is thrust upon an important stage.

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16:35
The Alpha Wolf

by Elizabeth Gilbert

Writer Elizabeth Gilbert shares her struggle in dealing with her partner’s terminal illness and what it taught her about living.

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06:19
Lemon Drop Martini

by Sharon D'orsie

Sharon D'Orsie goes on adventures with her aging mother. 

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16:06
A Fine Chaplain...Someday!

by Adrienne Lotson

Adrienne Lotson worries she's not cut out to be a chaplain.

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06:53
A 100 Footer

by Alex Campbell

Alex grapples with Ireland’s marriage referendum.

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05:57
The Missing Ingredient

by Kimberly Gotches

Kimberly learns about her grandmother’s special rice pudding recipe.

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06:16
A Good Car

by Charlotte Mooney

Charlotte Mooney helps a man wandering on the highway. 

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13:58
Searching for my Grandmother

by Ishmael Beah

Ishmael Beah is separated from his beloved grandmother during the war in Sierra Leone.

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12:52
Navajo Star Wars

by Manuelito Wheeler

Manuelito Wheeler wants to help preserve the Navajo language by dubbing Star Wars.

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07:02
Paint it Black

by Rose Saia

Rose Saia feels understood by her new 4th-grade teacher. 

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08:27
Undaunted Planet

by Phyllis Omido

An activist works to try and stop a smelting plant from poisoning an entire community.

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06:59
My Mother, the Nun, and Me

by Lyralen Kaye

Lyralen Kaye comes to terms with their sexuality, while realizing that their mother might be in love with a nun.

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13:25
El Conquistador

by Shaun Leonardo

Shaun Leonardo pursues his dream of becoming a luchador. 

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06:36
The Hardest Climb

by Beth Bradley

Beth Bradley inches toward a breaking point near the end of a 14k hike up a mountain in Colorado.

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06:27
High Above Ground

by Mike Maloch

Mike Maloch has to face his fears on the job. 

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06:12
Collide

by Samira Sahebi

Samira Sahebi has an unexpected visit to the ER.

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06:23
The Death of Nano-Puppy

by Sara Jonnson

8-year-old Sara Jonsson realizes her new toy is more responsibility than she bargained for. 

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02:33
Greenwood Surrounds

by Edgar Oliver

Edgar Oliver sets the mood in Greenwood Cemetery.

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07:25
Cool Lefty Muslim

by Ayisha Irfan

Ayisha Irfan finds herself in the awkward role of the "office Muslim."

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12:34
The Greatest Job in New York

by Frank O'Keefe

Frank O'Keefe takes us inside the world of the New York City Sanitation Department.

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