The Moth Library - Jaed Coffin

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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.

07:04
Juggling and Jesus

by Colin Ryan

Colin Ryan is outed in 6th grade as a member of a Bible clown group. 

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05:20
Empathetic Subway Screaming

by Jeff Simmermon

Jeff Simmermon has a run in with a grouchy straphanger on the subway.

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06:32
Deah, Yusor and Razan

by Suzanne Barakat

Suzanne Barakat explains how her brother, his wife and her sister were murdered by their neighbor. 

Please note: This story contains descriptions of racial violence.

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05:50
Flying Home

by Amir Baghdadchi

Amir has a "chat" with a government agent, in windowless room, at the airport.

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15:06
The Value of Words

by Maris Blechner

A professional who works with adoption services details the personal reason she was drawn to her work.

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13:48
Panic on the Road to Jericho

by Nadia Bolz-Weber

A Lutheran minister visits The Middle East and combats her intense fear of heights.

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12:25
Another Saturday Night at The Clam King

by Adam Wade

Adam Wade is an awkward teen who spends every weekend with his adoring grandma and her sister.

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07:10
Development

by Adam Wade

Wade attempts to impress his friends and family in his small New Hampshire town with his swanky new TV job. 

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06:14
Hoboken Roast Beef

by Adam Wade

Slow service at a deli counter leads to an angry and regrettable outburst.

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10:59
Talking To My Kids About Sex In The Internet Age

by Adam Savage

A father of twin teenage boys finds the internet a scary place for impressionable minds.

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10:10
The Missing Pants

by Adam Gopnik

A writer loses a treasured pair of pants.

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14:19
The Pieties of Perspiration

by Adam Gopnik

Adam Gopnik battle liberal guilt with his son in a sauna.

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12:56
Charlie Ravioli

by Adam Gopnik

A writer details his daughter’s cosmopolitan imaginary friend. 

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12:14
LOL

by Adam Gopnik

A father learns to laugh out loud.

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14:05
Rare Romance, Well-Done Marriage

by Adam Gopnik

A husband and wife's ongoing argument comes to a head.

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06:33
Headed for a Crash

by Adam Fawer

Road rage lands a new mom in jail.

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06:38
Ruthy's Dinner

by Aaron Wolfe

A grandmother shares wisdom (and a beer) with her grandson.

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07:21
Faith in Love Between the Lines

by Aaron Potek

A rabbinical student answers tough questions.

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14:21
My Outsourced Life

by A. J. Jacobs

Overwhelmed by the pressures of modern life, AJ decides to outsource his personal life to India.

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16:44
The Day I Became a Matador

by A. E. Hotchner

A man's relationship with a famous writer takes an unexpected twist.

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