- Jeffrey Solomon's divorced parents fight during his bar mitzvah but his older sister saves the day.
- Edgar Oliver takes a wild journey to Morocco to discover that he has the same bed spread as Paul Bowles.
- Elif Shafak (pictured) is a Turkish novelist whose determination to finish a book is finally rattled by an earthquake.
Hosted by George Dawes Green, founder of The Moth.
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