• 2013
  • 3:16
  • USA

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Half Too Sweet

By John Manini

Trying to pull back with one hand the one you pushed away with both. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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A Sweet Martini Memory

By Ed Cohen

A dry martini in the afternoon proved effective in helping a widowed mother navigate the lonely shoals that lay between 4 and 6 p.m. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 7:28
  • USA

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X-Town

By Sean Cole

In the late 1930s, Massachusetts flooded four towns in the central part of the state to create a reservoir for the city of Boston. More than 2,000 people lived in those towns. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:58
  • USA

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Sweet Madness: A True Story

By Elisa Schoenberger and Scott Priz

A dramatic monologue about one woman's obsession with tea. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 62:50
  • USA

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Variations on a Thirst: Presenting the 2003 TCF ShortDocs

By John Hockenberry, Sean Cole, Ann Heppermann, Kara Oehler, Alex van Oss & Sarah Varney

In 2003 the TCF introduced our "ShortDocs", by inviting producersto submit written proposals for radio stories (five to seven minutes in length) about a single topic - 'thirst'. (more)

Variations
  • 2003
  • 6:44
  • USA

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Vagy/Szomjusag/Thirst

By Alex van Oss

As a boy, George Bien was sent thousands of miles away from Hungary to Siberia, to the notorious Gulag - the prison camp system in the Soviet Union, where millions of people perished. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Salt On the Lips

By Jenny Asarnow

David channels his frustrated desires into detailed fantasies for the perfect sensual feast. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 58:29
  • USA

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Re:sound #41: The Dry vs. the Moist Show

By Various producers

This hour: the captivating results of a transcontinental radio collaboration. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #17: The ShortDocs Show

By Various producers

This hour: the 2003 and 2004 Third Coast ShortDocs, which focused on the themes of thirst and darkness. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:54
  • USA

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Lemon, Lime and Bitters

By Tawar Razaghi, Miles Martignoni and Lucie Robson

One man has an appetite for alcohol. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Sweet and Sour Coffee

By William Thwaites & Jason Lovell

A story about the emotional coupling of love and coffee. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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A Juicy Trip from Bitter to Savory

By Sydney Beveridge

A milestone birthday inspires an extreme juice quest. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 6:04
  • USA

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And I Walked...Stories From the Border

By Ann Heppermann & Kara Oehler

Much of the Sonoran desert between Tucson and Mexico is a haunting wasteland of discarded shoes, shirts, and empty plastic water jugs, discarded by desparate illegal immigrants who risk their lives as they cross the desert from Mexico into the United States in search of better-paying jobs. (more)

Sdocs03
  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • USA

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A Cold Freezin Night - 11

By Stephanie Foo

Jay came with me to a whiskey convention thinking that he was going to have a blast...but someone from his past throws his night into a painful meditation on love and whiskey. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 4:15
  • USA

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Misfire

By Sarah Varney & Paul Frey

Misfire is an experimental sound piece that blends 1940s Dr. Pepper radio ads, original violin music, and sounds of thirst and thirst-quenching. (more)

Sdocs03
  • 2013
  • 2:15
  • USA

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Bottled Zeitgeist: The Bitter Spirit of the Times

By Ryan McLeod

What if you could bottle time, shove it in a cellar for twenty years and break it out at dinner parties? (more)

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