Category: Short Stories

by American Regionalist authors like Gilman, Calamity Jane, and Twain, as well as Maupassant, Dickens, Fitzgerald, as well as poetry.
See shownotes for relevant texts.

021: Irony Anyone?

This week’s stories are all about IRONY! I was famous at my school in NYC when, on 9/11, while we...

22–The Center Cannot Hold

This week is hard for me on so many levels. I think you’ll see a decided darkness to the stories....

23–Return of the Chicks

Well, sorta. We have a story about a chick (I couldn’t find two by women that would fit into an...

024–Mellow Yellow?

This week we listen to “The Yellow Wallpaper” by Charlotte Perkins Gillman, and a little bit of “The Phantom Tollbooth”...

Romance annotated audiobooks

25: Beauty & the Beast

Yeah, But it’s a Dry Heat, Right? Don’t try this at home–eye-scraping dry eye! EW! This week! Beauty and the...