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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Story Library

Check out our library of broadcast stories... From the most recently released stories to the first ones ever aired.

06:15
Drosophila Melanogaster

by Flora Diaz

Flora Diaz becomes attached to the subjects of a middle school science project.

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07:15
Frenchie’s Silent Retreat

by Jon Jay Read

Jon Jay Read get news from home while at a 30 Day silent retreat.

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04:51
What Are You Doing Over There?

by Robert Sherer

Robert Sherer cares for his elderly grandmother, but can't escape her concerning eye.

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08:13
Pearls, Popped Collars, and a Guyanese American

by Ann Jankie

Ann Jankie learns a lesson in turning embarrassment and worry into one of pride.

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06:45
Love of a Little Brother

by Om Choudhary

Om Choudhary learns that even in dire times it's still not the end of the world.

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11:25
Members of the Council

by Annabelle Gurwitch

Annabelle Gurwitch tries to usher in a new era of change — the Age of Aquarius.

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10:54
The Patriots' Game

by Ali Al Abdullatif

Ali Al Abdullatif encounters the kindness of patriots.

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07:59
The Early Days of Stammer

by Aidan Greene

Aidan Greene desperately tries to hide his stammer.

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12:24
The Dictators of Westchester County

by Chris Herbert

Chris Herbert takes a wild career detour in Public Relations.

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11:51
There's A Thing...

by Rachel Ogilvy

Rachel Ogilvy is forced to make a huge decision in the face of a health scare.

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06:34
Hummus To The Rescue

by Tom Nimen

Tom Nimen lets his mother's middle-eastern cooking shut his bullies up.

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07:26
A Flair to Remember

by Tim Lopez

Tim Lopez steps into the spotlight at a flair-bartending competition.

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05:25
I Can’t Fight This Feeling Anymore

by Deedee Lundberg

Deedee Lundberg takes the leap of her life on stage at a Moth GrandSLAM.

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06:46
Village Squares Quilters

by Susan Wolman

Susan Wolman turns to quilting in the aftermath of 9/11.

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07:24
Fairy Dust

by Pilar Siman

Pilar Siman takes part in a magical ballet recital.

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05:10
Thanksgiving

by John Cayton

John Cayton shares his gratitude for his grandfather on Thanksgiving.

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06:06
Mum's Mobile Phone and Me

by Samuel Leighton-Dore

A young boy tries to send a message but gets some wires crossed.

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05:39
The Wide Open Incident

by Jami Cates

A woman on a blind-date sees (and feels) the light.

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06:12
There Is No Spoon

by Micah Truran

Micah Truran finds peace in wearing whatever, doing whatever, and being whatever.

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06:38
A Natural Mother

by Kiri Bear

Kiri Bear learns some bonds are stronger than biology.

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