For six years, Story Shuffle was a regularly organized, live recording of themed stories. In 2017, we closed the project with a podcast. The project is done; Enjoy our archives!

Greg Busby: Growing up on a farm

Posted: April 14th, 2017 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on Greg Busby: Growing up on a farm

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: , , | Comments Off on Episode 11: Unwanted Guests

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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: , , | Comments Off on Episode 10: Growing Up

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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: , , | Comments Off on Episode 9: First Impressions

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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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CD: My Brother’s Wedding Day

Posted: December 3rd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , | Comments Off on CD: My Brother’s Wedding Day

CD tells the story of conflict at his brother’s wedding.

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Italian Stories from Luke Butler’s Wedding

Posted: December 3rd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , | Comments Off on Italian Stories from Luke Butler’s Wedding

Luke Butler tells a series of stories from his wedding day.

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Michael O’Bryan Grew Up Kinda Poor

Posted: December 3rd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , | Comments Off on Michael O’Bryan Grew Up Kinda Poor

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Michael O’Bryan explains how he experienced Christmas as a child.

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Patrick McNeil’s First Tinder Date

Posted: December 3rd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , | Comments Off on Patrick McNeil’s First Tinder Date

Patrick McNeil tells the story of his first Tinder date.

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The Maintenance Cottage

Posted: December 3rd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , | Comments Off on The Maintenance Cottage

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Christopher Wink stayed in a Japanese cottage with a man who spoke no English.

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Jared Levy’s Life Raft

Posted: November 2nd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Stories | Tags: , , | Comments Off on Jared Levy’s Life Raft

Jared Levy had to learn to accept living with a group of people on a life raft.

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