Kids will be kids as illustrated by this hilarious family story told by National Storyteller, Anthony Burcher. Sharing a summertime memory of spending time in the family "Junkyard," Anthony has a flare for sharing experiences which will make you laugh until your sides split.
Father's Day is a time to talk about our families and the influence they have over our lives. Cathy Barker shares several reflections of her father followed by Lamont Peterson telling "Everyone Can Dance". Christian Riehle sharing his poignant story about his Father titled "The Trumpeter." David Bullock is the final presenter telling his classic story, "The Long Road."
It's co-host Cathy Barker's Birthday Bash featuring some of Cathy's Story Mine Show favorites! Cathy will tell several of her personal stories including "Bugs," and "Dirt Clod Wars." This show features: Beth Horner singing "Dogs!" David Sharp accompanied by his musical wife, Carol Sharp telling, "The Tinker and the Water Spirits," A poem called "The Incredible Hulk" written by Annie Bullock. Josh GoForth and David Holt round out the story by singing "Things Are Coming My Way!" Sit back and pull up a chair to enjoy listening to some of Cathy's favorites.
A Story Mine Classic featuring David Bullock telling the Story of Fancy Pants and his Grandfathers Sacred Mountain. Family Stories can be told in many different ways and David re-tells this story in a traditional folkloric fashion. Based on a true experience he had with his son, we hope you enjoy the retelling of this powerful tale.
Kids will be kids. National storyteller Donald Davis shares his iconic tale "Peas and Carrots". Donald's stories brings back memories of those family dinners and what do you do with all that food that seems to end up on your plate.
Your Mother's Day begins with one of our favorite storytellers, Kim Weitkamp telling an amazing tale about her mother, her family, and Elvis Presley called "WZIX". Includes Kim's original song, titled "A Song for Mom".
Do you need a little PERSPECTIVE in your life? Today we hope our talented writers and storytellers will give you a change in heart. Appio Hunter, Carly Riehle and Carol Estereicher share their insights into how they got a bit more perspective.
Salt Lake Community College has a Diversity Writing Program, which includes people from all walks of life. Today we spotlight the group "Gay Writes". The original poems and stories will touch your heart as well as your funny bone. Includes: Richard Clegg; Appio Hunter; Christina Ireland; Ked Kirkham; Doug Woodall; and the Radio Play "It's Just Dreadful" by Kelly Albretch.
It's Easter Sunday and you will enjoy Cathy and Dave's banter about eggs. This show spotlights a family tale called "Broken Bones" by one of our listener favorites, national storyteller veteran, Donald Davis. Donald creates and performs stories that reflect rural America in the 50's and 60's.
Ted Erekson storyteller for over 28 years, has a wit and wisdom about him. Enjoy his storytelling abilities while he shares his tales including: "Wide Mouth Frog", "Nurse Jane"; and the powerful fable "What Seems Like A Curse".