The Moth Library - Mp576 Emily Matuzek Extra 2

“As my dad closes the hatch, I’m realizing that my childhood is over. ”

Travel Tales: Reza Jalali & Emily Matuzek The Moth Podcast
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05:31
Separate Together

by Courtney Antonioli

Courtney Antonioli questions her marriage, but not her love.

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11:15
Goldie, the Goldfish

by Becca Stevens

Becca Stevens loses her son’s childhood and childhood pet to time.

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12:08
Waiting to Go

by Michael Such

Michael Such plans for his last moment.

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13:58
This One Time In America

by Bob Khosravi

Bob Khosravi's wit and a war of words bridges a cultural divide.

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06:24
International Love Connection

by Julie Baker

An online connection leads to a real-world rekindling.

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06:28
After The Game

by Eric Call

An expecting couple rush through an unexpected trip into the night.

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15:43
Quiet Fire

by Phyllis Bowdwin

Phyllis Bowdwin takes on a silent assailant.

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13:34
Vixen and the USSR

by Sue Steinacher

Sue Steinacher fights USSR bureaucracy with dog-diplomacy.

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12:10
Coming of Age on Death Row

by ​Gautam Narula

Gautam Narula is a teen when he bonds with a unique friend on death row.

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12:06
Theory of Change

by Journey Jamison

Journey Jamison must spring into action when death comes knocking.

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06:21
Recognizing a Snow Job in a Blizzard

by Bill Russell

Bill Russell uses his inner-knowledge of air travel to make his way home.

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04:20
The Bad Joke

by Adriane McGillis

Adrianne McGillis’ father's favorite joke lands him in the hospital.

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06:10
Against the Wind

by CJ Hunt

CJ Hunt reflects on mix-tapes and memories from his past.

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05:54
Dads and Dragons

by Lauren Thurman

Lauren Thurman navigates life with her many iterations of dads.

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10:55
A Father’s Cover

by Blessing Digha

Blessing Digha fears she has fallen short of her father’s expectations.

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06:13
My Father’s Hands

by Harwood Taylor

Harwood Taylor reaches for a father who is out of touch.

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06:16
Take That, Homophobia!

by Bethany Cintron

Bethany Cintron yearns to go to the Pride Parade.

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04:51
What’s In A Name?

by Owen Lewis

Owen Lewis embraces a new moniker.

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03:58
Bob Maloney, Josey Packard, and the Bike Thief

by ​​​Jill McDonough

Jill McDonough meets the girl at the rock show.

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06:24
If They Gunned Me Down

by David Coven

David Coven hears a poem that sticks with him for life.

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