For six years, Story Shuffle was a regularly organized, live recording of themed stories. Now the best of these stories are being rereleased as a weekly podcast.

Episode 13: Darkness

Posted: April 23rd, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , | No Comments »

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Are you afraid of the dark? On Episode 13 of Story Shuffle, we’ll share some stories about darkness and all the different feelings it can conjure up for people. First, Sylvester Mobley tells us about what darkness feels like for an Iraq war veteran. Then, Brian James Kirk shares a story about an interaction with a Tennessee park ranger in total darkness.


Episode 12: Revenge

Posted: April 16th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , | No Comments »

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We all have an instinct to do some vengeful things. On this episode of Story Shuffle, our storytellers share about the times they experienced revenge. First, Lindsey McNeil tells us about when she found revenge on Mischief Night. Then, Brady Dale will tell the story of the time he was hit by a car — and he probably deserved it.

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Kim Quick: being in a cult

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Kim Quick tells the story of being a member of a cult.

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Jared Levy: Professional grader

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Jared Levy tells a fictional story about assigning grades to people.

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Patrick McNeil: My grandmother’s house

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Patrick McNeil tells a story about a party he threw at his grandmother’s house.

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Kristin Dudley: Mysterious man named Bob

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Kristin Dudley told a story about a mysterious man named Bob who she met at a party.

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Greg Busby: Growing up on a farm

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Greg Busby tells a story about what he learned growing up on a farm.

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Episode 11: Unwanted Guests

Posted: April 7th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , | No Comments »

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Visitors aren’t always welcome. In this episode, we’ll hear from two storytellers who were visited by some unwanted guests. First, Melissa Weigel tells us about a guest of the animal variety who entered her home when she least expected it. Then, Dan Papa will deliver a tale about the time he was robbed while wearing nothing but a towel.


Episode 10: Growing Up

Posted: April 5th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , | No Comments »

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Lessons come fast and cheap in childhood. We have two tales of Growing Up in this episode of Story Shuffle, the weekly, first-draft storytelling podcast. First hear storyteller and columnist R. Eric Thomas talk about snitching as a kid. Then hear social services worker and writer Patrick McNeil remember a passed loved one.


Episode 9: First Impressions

Posted: March 24th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , | No Comments »

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Most times we go with our gut. On the ninth episode of Story Shuffle, the weekly first-draft storytelling podcast, we hear two stories of people doing just that, experiencing First Impressions. First we have author and literary agent Eric Smith remembering the first day he moved to Philadelphia — and the cultural differences between there and New Jersey. Next, journalist Daniel Victor shares his first look at a conference of pickup artists — yes, pickup artists.

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