Mar 18, 2020
This week, catch up on what's been going on and what's coming, and hear a new segment from the Searchlight Recipe Book, first published in 1931!
1:24-5:02 - Intro to Mark Twain and this week's stories
5:03-7:29 - Mark Twain's intro to "The Jumping Frog"
7:30-19:37 - "The Notorious Jumping Frog of...
Feb 19, 2020
Today on a special encore presentation of Stories of Yore and Yours, get an update on what's going on behind the scenes with this pesky hiatus, along with an encore presentation of one of my favorite stories, "Asleep in Armageddon!"
Ray Bradbury’s most well-known work is the novel Fahrenheit 451. But he wasn’t just...
Jan 2, 2020
What? A Christmas episode posting in early January? Well, yeah. I messed up. I’ll tell you about it here and then I’ll bring you a story from the annals of Santa Claus lore. You won’t want to miss that! And yeah, you’ll hear about how I’m taking a short break, but the tease at the end of the show still stands...
Jan 2, 2020
Intro/Outro Music: "Funkeriffic,” by Kevin
Promo Music: Music from https://filmmusic.io
"Cheery Monday" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com)
License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)
“A Kidnapped Santa Claus”
Intro/Outro Music: Music from
Dec 11, 2019
Ambrose Bierce was an incredible wordsmith, and his most well-known story is a shining example of his use of language to take a reader on a journey. Sit down, relax, be brought to the edge of your seat, and enjoy this presentation of “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge!”
0:00 – What is this, who am I, what are we...