Ben Loory is the guest. His new story collection, Tales of Falling and Flying, is available from Penguin.
This is Ben's second interview for the program. He first appeared on Christmas Day 2011, in Episode 29.
In today's monologue, I talk about Hurricane Harvey, the catastrophe in Houston, and mid-life crisis hobbies.
Jared Yates Sexton is the guest. His new book is called The People Are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shore, available now from Counterpoint Press.
In today's monologue, I eulogize my father-in-law, who just passed away.
Matthew Zapruder is the guest. He is a poet, editor, translator, and the author of a new book called Why Poetry, available now from Ecco.
In today's monologue, I talk about my (cancelled) trip to Ireland.