Impossible Under Adverse Conditions

Impossible Under Adverse Conditions

The Apple Seed

  • May 19, 2021
  • 56:50 mins

It’s the Apple Seed! We’re so excited for the lineup of stories we’re bringing you today; it’s going to be a good one. We’ll start with a tall tale by Bil Lepp about his experience on an airplane called “Impossible Under Adverse Conditions.” You’ll get to hear David Holt sing “Born to Ride” and tell the story David's early experiences traveling the South and gathering stories and songs from the old-time folk musicians. Finally, you’ll hear a personal story from John McCutcheon about learning to forgive. It’s all coming to you today on the Apple Seed! On today’s episode, enjoy the following: “Impossible Under Adverse Conditions” by Bil Lepp from Timp 2013 (2:51) Radio Family Journal: "Death Star Trooper" by Sam Payne (15:16) The Daily Mix: "American Scandal" with Cielle Salazar (21:36) “Bound to Ride” and “Too Loose, Kentucky” by David Holt from Live and Kickin’ at the National Storytelling Festival (29:33) “Robbery/Forgive us” by John McCutcheon from Untold/Unsung (36:43)