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My friend Vern Acular is a self-taught illuminato of the natural world. He rarely comes into town anymore. Instead, he's always out roaming the W...

  • Added: Feb 05, 2016
  • Length: 05:00
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Jessica worried that someday, somebody might catch her using magic. That would be disastrous! They wouldn't understand that she only used her pow...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 04:42
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I found my friend Vern Acular standing at the top of Down Hill with a very long stick in his hands. He looked like he was about to play piñata wit...

  • Added: Jan 20, 2016
  • Length: 04:47
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Something's in the 'fridgerator, rotten eggs! ...

  • Added: Jan 13, 2016
  • Length: 01:12
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My friend Bugsy Diptera and I were tramping around out near Wunsa Pond the other day ...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2016
  • Length: 05:42
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My friend Miles Walker and I were hiking through the Great Empty Desert when we stomped unexpectedly on a sidewalk ...

  • Added: Dec 11, 2015
  • Length: 05:34
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I didn't really expect a farewell party when I walked into Elmer's Cafe ...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2015
  • Length: 04:55
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Several short, unrelated poems are (loosely) tied together by a short song ...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2015
  • Length: 01:32
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My friend Rita Book recently started working on a new lexical engineering project. Most of her projects are designed for print media, but I heard ...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2015
  • Length: 03:11
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My friend Stretch likes to tell everybody he's living on borrowed time. I said "really? Whose time did you borrow?" ...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2015
  • Length: 02:58
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My friend Archie Meade claims you have to know how to do calculus in order to catch a ball in mid-air ...

  • Added: Dec 04, 2015
  • Length: 02:54
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The guy in charge of winter was up there kicking the clouds again - shaking loose as many snowflakes as he thought he could get away with ...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2015
  • Length: 02:49
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Rose Bush had three pen pals: one black, one blue, and one red ...

  • Added: Dec 02, 2015
  • Length: 04:00
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Three stories for the holidays--No Room at the Inn, A Christmas Carol on Wheels and a piece of short fiction called An Incident on Grace Street.

  • Added: Dec 01, 2015
  • Length: 54:55
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My friend Stanley Oliver Terrick is a student of obscure mischievous activity ...

  • Added: Dec 01, 2015
  • Length: 02:37
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My friend Evelyn Devlin is a bit of a romantic. Most poets are, I suppose ...

  • Added: Nov 30, 2015
  • Length: 03:23
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Vern Acular and I were lolling around in a clearing in the woods, trying to scoop together enough motivation to pack up our things and get moving ...

  • Added: Nov 27, 2015
  • Length: 03:01
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Nobody ever says grace at Elmer's Cafe ...

  • Added: Nov 26, 2015
  • Length: 03:10
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Here's another little children's song. It's about trees shedding their leaves while we humans bundle ourselves up ...

  • Added: Nov 25, 2015
  • Length: 01:37
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My friend Anne Thespy is building a theater down on the coast. It's an amphitheater: half of it is underwater, and the other half is on dry land ...

  • Added: Nov 24, 2015
  • Length: 02:39
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I caught sight of my friend Bill O'Sale the other day, but only just barely. He was all fancied up in a pinstripe suit, and he was power-walking d...

  • Added: Nov 23, 2015
  • Length: 02:22
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My friend Flora Caprifolia is a Junior Vice President of Marketing Ploys. I don't know where she's working now. She moves around a lot ...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2015
  • Length: 02:39
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My friend Jimmy Fingerbutton invented a universal compass. I said "great! Which way is north?" He said "if you're referring to the North Pole, I...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2015
  • Length: 02:53
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When Alice was very young, she had only one ambition. There was only one thing that Alice wanted to do more than anything else in the world, and t...

  • Added: Nov 18, 2015
  • Length: 03:46
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There are 57 dead-end streets in this burg. And more roads to nowhere than an honest man can count ...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2015
  • Length: 03:13