Writer Jay Allison shares his thoughts about why he owns a gun, and we hear what his kids have to say to him about it.
After his job was eliminated, Dominick Brocato spent two years looking for work.
Stories of perfect hills covered in snow and ice and sledding all the way down.
In high school, Mike Baab worked as an undercover liquor operative for the Washington State Liquor Control Board.
Brad Tobin, a teacher from the closest high school to the shooting in an Aurora, Colo., movie theater last month, talks about helping students cope with trauma.
Phil Connors has been fire spotting on the edge of the Gila National Forest since 2002, he tells us about the summer's mega-fires.
Cathy N. Davidson, of Duke University, on why distraction is a good thing.
When she was 12, Brittany McArdle left a note on a plane. Years later, she learned through the public art blog Postsecret that it had inspired a wedding proposal.
Dick Gordon speaks with a master ship salvager based in Alaska. Dan Magone has sent his crews to ships that have run aground and listed. He describes using climbing rope to board the ships. At other times, he is in scuba gear diving under a ship.
Writer Alexandra Fuller told her husband she wanted to leave. Minutes later, he had a terrible accident and the end of her relationship became entwined with the accident.
Alan Smith taught philosophy and literature to violent criminals in prison until he realized he was “becoming more of the prison than I wanted to be.”
Days after a massive bombing in Aleppo, we check-in with Issa Touma.
92-year old harpist Mary Bartlett brings her instrument to the studio.
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