• Jan 15, 2014 7:00 pm
  • 58:30 mins

Like the flavors in a pot of jambalaya, the stories in this episode are eclectic and interesting.  David Holt Story 1: 123 Year Old Washboard Player Teller: David Holt Site: http://www.davidholt.com/ Notes: A sassy old woman has a penchant for music played on the washboard.   David Holt Story 2: My Father's Bones Teller: David Holt Site: http://www.davidholt.com/ Notes: David's father taught him how to play the bones.  Karen Golden Story 3:Tevya's American Dreamcoat Teller: Karen Golden Site: http://www.karengolden.com/ Notes: A father hopes for a better life for his family in America.  Heather Forest Story 4: The Tiger, the Brahmin and the Jackal Teller: Heather Forest Site: http://www.heatherforest.com/ Notes: A moral tale about how our actions have consequences.  Jenni Cargill Strong Story 5: Lily and the Fig Tree Teller: Jenni Cargill Strong Site: http://www.storytree.com.au/ Notes: The fig tree in an old woman's garden doesn't take kindly to trespassers. Jill Lamede Story 6: The Magic Garden of the Poor Teller: Jill Lamede Site: http://www.lamede.com/ Notes: Two men agree to share a farm and one finds gold soon after.   Minton Sparks Story 7: Aunt Shine's Face Lift Teller: Minton Sparks Site: http://www.mintonsparks.com/ Notes: A poem that considers how physical beauty can't make up for lost time.