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In May I started writing a newsletter about my creative life at substack.com. It contains essays, creative nonfiction pieces, short stories, poems, songs, reviews of books and music, podcast announcements, and talk about the craft of writing and creativity in general. I’ll use this blog to announce new issues, which come out every 7 to 10 days.

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podcast episode 2: “walking home from school”

creative writing, fiction, music, podcast, spoken word, Uncategorized

 

eschorama podcast episode 2
Monologue script “Walking Home from School” written by Jim Esch

“The Snow Queen: story 1” from Hans Christian Anderson’s Faerie Tales, published by Educator Classics

MUSIC CREDITS

“Haunting Thoughts – Sallapam” by Jyotsna Srikanth

Indigo Girls: “Dead Man’s Hill”

“Duet for Ghosts” by Ed Harcourt

“Des pas sure la neige” Claude Debussy, performed by Daniel Barenboim

Dead Man Winter: “I Remember This Place Being Bigger”

“Snowy Walk home from Worrall School” by Jim Esch

“I Forgive it All” by Mudcrutch

Music from the Free Music Archive (licensed under the Creative Commons attribution license)

“Walking Shoes” by Blue Dot Sessions: freemusicarchive.org/music/Blue_Dot…/Walking_Shoes

“Walking the Wall” by PC III freemusicarchive.org/music/P_C_III/…lking_The_Wall

“Walking Down the Street” by Borrtex freemusicarchive.org/music/Borrtex/…own_the_Street

podcast episode 1, “public domain”

literature, music, podcast, spoken word, Uncategorized, writing

First installment of my new freeform radio podcast, featuring poems now in the public domain as of January 2019, including “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” by Robert Frost and a set of poems by Wallace Stevens: “Tea at the Palaz of Hoon”, “The Snowman”, “Sunday Morning”, “Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird”. Music featured includes “Russian Snow Camo” by Drake Stafford, “Snow Drop” by Kevin MacLeod, “Snow Ticket” by P C III, “Little Man” by Sonny and Cher, “The Sighful Branches” by Axletree, “Snowmen” by Kai Engel, “String Society” by Jim Esch, “Judgment” by Sister Mary Nelson, “Snowfall” by Steinbruchel


Russian Snow Camo by Drake Stafford is licensed under a Attribution License.
Snow Drop by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.
Snowfall by Steinbruchel is licensed under a Attribution 3.0 United States License.
The Sighful Branches by Axletree is licensed under a Attribution License.
Snow Ticket by P C III is licensed under a Attribution License.
Based on a work at www.pipechoir.com
Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at www.pipechoir.com or contact artist via email.
Snowmen by Kai Engel is licensed under a Attribution License.