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After eight brutal months, this is how she escaped.
In this true tale from the Moth, America’s premier storytelling group, a man explains a grave predicament he encountered abroad.
Can a few lines of verse rescue
thousands of redwoods? That depends
on who reads them.
Kevin O’Connor had been standing near the riverbank when he saw people frantically motioning toward the water.
Many of the animals at Jenny Brown’s Woodstock Farm Sanctuary had been abandoned, injured, and at death’s door. Now, they live a charmed life.
I was so worried about having the perfect father-son relationship that I almost missed the incredible gift in front of me.
What I took from Mom—and what she kept from me.
“It’s the little moments that’ll come back to you. Moments like this. I know.”
At 15, Alex told her parents she was gay. That’s when her nightmare began.
When families experience their worst nightmare—losing a child—Luigi Quintos comforts them through art.
The worst part wasn’t the racial tension or rotten meat but seeing all the untapped potential of the inmates I met
When a 19-year-old charged into a chess club meeting with five-inch hunting knives, James Vernon sprang into action.
How four best friends survived a collapsing mountain in New Hampshire.
The policemen assumed their prisoner was long gone, but dad knew best.
How heroes show up for people in their most vulnerable, loneliest moments.
How heroes take flight to lift others in their most difficult moments.
How one extraordinary group provides comfort through music to those on the threshold of life.
These incredible kids and teens came to the rescue when it mattered most.
As a journalist, I wanted a story. What I got was the fright of my life.
The most important instruments in every doctor’s toolkit are an open mind, listening ears, and the right words, carefully chosen.
A two-week trek through Canada’s Arctic tundra turns into a desperate attempt to stay alive.