Stuff: Issue 6 – Mar 14, 2015

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Highlights: Lori Baird won’t be seeing you in Hell! Get 15 tools for writers! And a practical guide to the Hero’s Journey! Plus: Lives are saved! Disasters are averted! Money is held onto! Life is good! Go to the online edition Not subscribed yet? Subscribe now

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Mix Episode 2: Lori Baird

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Modern Stories Mix returns with Moth GrandSlam winner and host of Talk Therapy Stories, Lori Baird, with her rapturous story of a summer spent in Hell, “Front Yard Jesus”.

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Stuff: Issue 5 – Mar 6, 2015

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Highlights: Two great classes! Why Harold Ramis was a fearless genius! How StoryCorps founder David Isay learned to listen! Michelle Walson tries to keep her chin up! DEVO’s Mark Mothersbaugh on learning to see! And more! Go to the online edition

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Disaster Areas

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Here’s some combination standup and storytelling I did at a show recently. It stars the IRS, a parrot and Hurricane Sandy. Recorded live on February 12, 2015 at Talk Therapy Stories at Q.E.D. in Astoria, Queens, hosted by Lori Baird. There’s some bonus material at the end, in which Lori…

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Stuff: Issue 4 – Feb 28, 2015

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Highlights: Graphic novelist Dean Trippe copes with trauma with some help from Batman; Ruth Carmel on the perils of writing about those you love; What Joseph Conrad can teach us about the power of omission in storytelling; Kevin Allison goes TOTALLY NO FILTER (for once!) with Marc Maron. Go to the online…

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Stuff: Issue 3 – Feb 20, 2015

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Highlights: Happy Hour Story Hour has moved to the Duplex. Why not go there on a Monday evening? Plus: David Carr’s legacy includes an amazing syllabus; Kelli Dunham has some bad ideas she’d like to share with you; Mike Daisy has advice for Brian Williams; and Diana Spechler has a new…

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