• 2008
  • 3:32
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Leaves

By Max Barry

The planting of a memorial tree reveals a lost story about my grandmother. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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Control of Swimsuit and Mind

By Kathleen Goldhar

Kathleen Goldhar was asked to go out and try on the latest in swimsuit technology: the LZR Racer, made by Speedo, which is VERY form-fitting, and VERY hard to get into. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Creative Process

By Kay Collins

An entry about making a contest entry. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:01
  • Canada

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That Close

By Eva Boodman

Montreal's Royal Park is the backdrop to a woman's memories and the place where she is most at home. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Family Tree

By Kyle Sweet-Chavez & Sergio Chavez

Two families share very different reasons for planting a tree when their baby is born. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:09
  • USA

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The Big Meeting

By Catherine Halley & Wendy Jo Carlton

Lorene decides to make real English marmalade for a meeting being held by striking maritime workers in her town. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:38
  • USA

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Good Luck Bestows Upon You. You Will Get What Your Heart Desires.

By Andrea Silenzi

Grandma Phyllis reads me her fortune. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #103: The Sean Hurley / Sherwin Sleeves Show

By Various

This hour: the work of producer Sean Hurley, a writer and musician who lives on top of a mountain in New Hampshire and has an alter-ego, Sherwin Sleeves, who's become central to Sean's radio storytelling. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Upon the Black Top Sea

By Mary Mazurek

Joe escapes in his trailer alone but this time he has a visitor. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:34
  • Russia

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Invisible Greek Rain

By Anastasia Ivanova

Every book seems to be a small universe, every title is like four "visible" percent of this universe. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • Australia

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Black Box

By Pascalle Burton

"Black Box" is a performance art piece based on a confidential survey asking both local and international participants, 'What would your metaphorical black box say?' (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:02
  • USA

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A Transgender Childhood

By Tina Antolini

Growing up isn't easy - when you feel as if your mind is one gender, and your body another. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Too Much Shade

By Annie Baxter

This piece traces the devolution of a trailer to a tree. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Restful, Shady Places

By Sean Hurley

The authors of Trailer Ahoy! and Trees as Good Citizens enjoy a written correspondence relating to their books' proximity in the library. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Six Minutes

By Katie Ball

A motorcyclist hits the only tree standing in an otherwise empty field. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Scared

By John Biewen

A guy muses on the fears associated with a loved one's body. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:00
  • USA

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If It Hurts, You Breathe Faster

By Fereshteh Toosi

Buffalo resident Kathy Mecca has been resisting a proposed expansion of the Peace Bridge that threatens to destroy residential homes, architecturally important buildings, and mature trees in a neighborhood that has higher than average rates of asthma. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:55
  • USA

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Teen Mind

By Frank Karall

We all should do some work on our brains, but that "work" can be a load of fun, oh yeah. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:46
  • USA

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Tree Body

By Alix Blair

Three children talk of how trees are good control of body and mind, recite poetry about trees, call out tree names, and make all kinds of lovely unexpected connections. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Are You Sure?

By Carrie Shepherd

A look at the age old dilemma -- the unexpected pregnancy, and a peek into how today's busy, independent woman approaches the unexpected news. (more)

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