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Best known for her books about the joys of life in Italy, Frances Mayes has published a new memoir. But this time, she takes her readers back to he...

  • Added: May 29, 2015
  • Length: 03:43
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Sgt. Major Lisa Torello remembers her father, Sgt 1st Class Carl Torello, who was killed in Vietnam in 1965, with Tony Cistaro, who was with her fa...

  • Added: May 22, 2015
  • Length: 03:05
Caption: Brett Haley, San Francisco, CA 5/1/15, Credit: Andrea Chase
Brett Haley talks loyalty, looking forward, and persuading a DP to work for free.

  • Added: May 16, 2015
  • Length: 08:22
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Many displaced families returning home after the army retook most territory from Boko Haram are facing severe food shortages. Many women have to de...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: May 16, 2015
  • Length: 02:57
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Rosemary and David
Mammary Lane: A Breast Cancer Survivor Sketches Her Battle.

  • Added: May 15, 2015
  • Length: 03:45
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Karen Miller met a man named Gil Harper on Facebook. They started flirting. The flirtation grew more serious. Eventually, they planned to meet in r...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: May 15, 2015
  • Length: 25:13
  • Purchases: 1
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Many families with LGBTQ members across generations are personally familiar with the “coming out” conversation. Deidra Robinson and her father, Wi...

  • Added: May 08, 2015
  • Length: 02:02
Caption: The Sea The Sea, Credit: theseathesea.com
The Sea The Sea's debut album LOVE WE ARE WE LOVE finds the duo in suspended animation, exploring moments of the unfolding future through their sin...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2015
  • Length: 57:06
Caption: Cami Cote
Producer Kali Beeson's feature features a woman whose first yoga experience involved chanting. She went home and told her husband it was weird. Now...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2015
  • Length: 03:26
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Across the US, fewer than half of all public schools have a nurse available to kids all day, every day, according to the Robert Wood Johnson Founda...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2015
  • Length: 05:18
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My aunt, Debby Wurster, is making the most of her retirement. She wears her homemade Minnie Mouse costume to a Halloween party, and reflects on liv...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2015
  • Length: 02:57
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Israel Story's Mother's Day Special is the most unusual, unpredictable and touching tale you've heard in a while. Full hour and promo are now avai...

Bought by WZEN.org, KIOS-FM Omaha Public Radio, and WNYC


  • Added: Apr 24, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 3
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What would college students say to their mothers on Mother's Day, since many students can't be with her?

  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:21
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Thao Nguyen, 29, experienced hunger first-hand, which is what gave her a unique appreciation for food. Now she's helping others in Hanoi rethink th...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Apr 20, 2015
  • Length: 05:02
  • Purchases: 1
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We take you to the Quick Quilting Capital of the World to see how one family’s YouTube videos are not just building a business—they’re rebuilding a...

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Apr 14, 2015
  • Length: 07:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Cierra Smith on stage at the Miss Delaware Teen USA 2015 Pageant.
We all know the stereotype, beauty pageant contestants as godzillas. We’ve seen it in that show Toddlers And Tiaras. And the heat of the competitio...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2015
  • Length: 04:26
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Award-winning composer Jenny Olivia Johnson explores synesthesia, where sound is perceived as color or touch. Her feature is a work of sound art as...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2015
  • Length: 10:09
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The best guides have traveled the trail before. Susan Bock is no stranger to this journey.

  • Added: Apr 09, 2015
  • Length: 24:32
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Teri Hockett talks about the definition of “What’s for Work?” and how it came about. She also talks about “Employed for Life” and what that means ...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2015
  • Length: 24:58
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Mellanie True Hills is a heart disease survivor, heart health expert, patient advocate, award-winning author, and founder and CEO of the non-profit...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2015
  • Length: 24:29
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Anastasia Chopelas is a former scientist and professor of Physics who had become a healer and has created the Diamond Healing Method. Understandi...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2015
  • Length: 24:52
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Alison McMahan grew up as an expatriate during the last years of Franco's Spain, an experience which has profundly affected her writing. Her first ...

  • Added: Apr 08, 2015
  • Length: 24:41
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Hank Phillippi Ryan is the on-air investigative reporter for Boston's NBC affiliate. She's won 32 EMMYs, 12 Edward R. Murrow awards and dozens of o...

  • Added: Apr 08, 2015
  • Length: 27:15
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I attempt to sell Avon to men in a bowling league

  • Added: Apr 08, 2015
  • Length: 07:02
Caption: Members of Alpha Xi Delta at Syracuse Light Up the Hall of Languages Blue, Credit: Laura Tatro
This April, sisters of Alpha Xi Delta sorority chapters across the country are working to raise awareness for Autism. Syracuse University sorority ...

  • Added: Apr 06, 2015
  • Length: 04:05