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AIRSLA is pleased to link you to The Moth to hear people telling true, engaging, funny, touching and eye-opening stories from their lives. Hailed as "New York's hottest and hippest literary ticket" by the Wall Street Journal, The Moth has been storytelling for over ten years.

Current Moth Podcasts
TitlePodcast DescriptionAuthor/ReaderDuration
Mar 27 2020This week, we’re talking about the villages that raise us. Hosted by Dame Wilburn. Storytellers: Maxie Jones, Bruce Feiler.The Moth00:24:50
Mar 24 2020A woman decides if she's a wig person or a scarf person during chemotherapy. A magazine editor is confronted by rapper Foxy Brown...The Moth00:53:22
Mar 17, 2020Stories of childhood, growing up, and growing pains. From hearing your first Bruce Springsteen song, to experiencing a cultural divide...The Moth00:53:23
Mar 10, 2020Stories of female strength, empowerment, & independence. refusing to participate in sexism, & complications of motherhood.The Moth00:53:25
Mar 6, 2020We celebrate International Women's Day with a story from a career woman, Carol Spencer. Hosted by Suzanne Rust.The Moth00:18:04
Mar 3, 2020A counselor tries to keep students safe. A woman stops blaming herself for an accident. An astronaut prepares for a shuttle mission.The Moth00:53:22
Feb 25, 2020From rhetorical pleas to the curiosity and persistence of children, a favor for a kindred spirit and a request from a mourning mother.The Moth00:53:25
Feb 21, 2020We celebrate Black History Month with stories about learning lessons and fighting the good fight from Devan Sandiford & Rev. Al SharptonThe Moth00:26:01
Feb 18, 2020Four stories of lessons learned. Lessons of sharing, flirting, parenting and religious texts. Hosted by Meg Bowles, Senior Producer.The Moth00:53:23
Feb 14, 2020As the great Cher once asked, "Do you believe in life after love?" Stories of loving and losing and everything in between.The Moth00:20:32
Feb 11, 2020A punk band member gets summoned to jury duty. A man with MS hopes to qualify for a medical trial. A worker's rebellion at the reception desk...The Moth00:53:25
Feb 4, 2020Out of the Blue. Stories of the unexpected. Unforeseen obstacles, pleasant surprises, unanticipated lessons, and plot twists abound.The Moth00:53:21
Jan 31, 2020Stories from crowded places and spaces. Hosted by: Dan Kennedy. Storytellers: Tere Figueras Negrete & Adam Wade.The Moth00:16:56
Jan 28, 2020An activist finds himself sitting down to an awkward meal. A woman recalls her first kiss. A Vietnam veteran battles with her identity.The Moth00:53:24
Jan 21, 2020Stories of looking backward to forge ahead. Seeking justice for heinous crimes decades old, memories flooding back during a chance encounter...The Moth00:53:24
Jan 17, 2020This week, we ask the same question your high school counselor asked you at age 15: 'What do you want to do with the rest of your life?'The Moth00:17:40
Jan 14, 2020A bullet wound helps heal. A girl survives a car accident and learns what love is abou. A boy and and his dad: guilt at the animal shelter...The Moth00:53:20
Jan 7, 2020Stories of being stuck. Stranded in Las Vegas, a desperate search for a pet sitter, a wreck on the Colorado River, and stage fright on the church pulpit.The Moth00:53:12
Dec 31, 2019An encounter in the Alaskan wilderness, an intergenerational connection through music, and a rockstar who feels out of touch.The Moth00:53:19
Dec 27, 2019This week, we're tying up loose ends and starting new beginnings as we head into 2020. From all of us at The Moth, Happy New Year!The Moth00:21:23
Dec 24, 2019The unexpected gifts of December: holiday customs, brand new traditions, flying cows, fruit, luminaries and a magical forest.The Moth00:53:21
Dec 20, 2019This week, stories of learning to co-exist. Hosted by: Dan Kennedy. Storytellers: Luke Rodehorst & Katiana CiceronThe Moth00:19:15
Dec 17, 2019A call to a hotline, a rabbi caught speeding, a rookie reporter, a swim test, an unwanted surprise party and an obsession with Flamenco.The Moth00:53:18
Dec 10, 2019Stories of learning from one's parents. Difficult life lessons, words of wisdom (not always heeded), and being led by example.The Moth00:53:22
Dec 3, 2019Stories of things past shaping the here and now; whirlwind romance, and finding comfort and kinship in the most dire of circumstances.The Moth00:53:20
Nov 29, 2019This week, Marjorie Kunaq Tahbone tells us about reconnecting to her culture and her ancestors. Hosted by: Dan Kennedy.The Moth00:21:03
Nov 26, 2019A man inherits a 40 pound statue. A child feels responsible for her father's troubles. A filmmaker obsessees over someone else's dream.The Moth00:53:20
Nov 19, 2019Stories of outsiders, being at odds, and discomfort. Hosted by The Moth's Senior Director Jenifer Hixson. Produced by Jay Allison.The Moth00:53:25
Nov 12, 2019A secret in Kampala. Ire in the air over Beijing. The fear and hope both inherent in immigration. Stories that span six continents.The Moth00:53:19
Nov 08, 2019This week, we honor our veterans with a story from Rick Carrier, who tells us what it was like to be in the Army in the first wave of D-Day.The Moth00:23:03
Nov 05, 2019A woman tells why she works in adoption services. A son seeks a connection with his father. A Lutheran minister fights her intense fear of heights.The Moth00:53:18
Nov 01, 2019This week, we celebrate the many faces and names of the spookiest time of the year with stories that make us question our world view.The Moth00:23:16
Oct 29, 2019In this episode we travel to Chicago, the Navajo Nation in Arizona, and then end the hour on the sidelines of the Tour de France.The Moth00:53:20
Oct 22, 2019Stories of ringtones, rekindled connections, and revolution. Revealing phone calls, missed messages, and finding one's calling...The Moth00:53:21
Oct 18, 2019This week, the tide is high, but we’re holding on! Hosted by: Dan Kennedy, Storytellers: Diana Thompson, Karen CrowleyThe Moth00:19:59
Oct 15, 2019A woman revisits her divorce. A Freedom Rider shares details of a night in jail. Apregnancy puts pressure on a difficult marriage.The Moth00:53:19
Oct 08, 2019Stories of the digital space and its affect on the family connection IRL. From digital carts to hive minds and data collection...The Moth00:53:21
Oct 04, 2019Two stories about the times when small actions make big waves. Hosted by: Dame Wilburn. Storytellers: Matty Struski, Javier Morillo.The Moth00:23:44
Oct 01, 2019Two women meet to share secrets. A dad admits he wasn't ready for a second child. A live calf shows at Thanksgiving dinner.The Moth00:53:18
Sep 24, 2019Stories of war, face-offs, and confronting the demons within. Storytellers: Padraig Ó'Tuama, Tricia Rose Burt, Arn Chorn-Pond.The Moth00:53:03
Sep 20, 2019This week, the title says it all: we have two stories about the mixed bag that is life. Storytellers: Meena Ziabari, Dina AdlerThe Moth00:18:19
Sep 17, 2019From The 2014 World Science Festival in New York City. A doctor who studies memory is confronted with her own father's memory loss, a boy attempts...The Moth00:53:22
Sep 13, 2019This week, two stories of when technology really isn’t the answer. Hosted by: Dan Kennedy Storytellers: Jill Bergman, Aylie Baker.The Moth00:17:22
Sep 10, 2019A woman told to keep her heritage a secret. A partier has to sober up & be a hero. An unsupportive mother at her daughter's deathbed.The Moth00:53:19
Sep 3, 2019Discovering one's roots, struggles to be taken seriously, and an unconventional Batman. Stories of finding and being true to oneself.The Moth00:53:22
Aug 30, 2019This week, two stories from Los Angeles. Hosted by: Dan Kennedy. Storytellers: Bryan Kett, Julieta Gilbert.The Moth00:17:52
Aug 27, 2019A searches for soul in a Target store. An adolescent money-making scheme. A film-maker pays tribute to his father...The Moth00:53:24
Aug 20, 2019Stories of shedding the past and looking towards the future; from fashion faux-pas to exoneration. Hosted by Jenifer Hixson.The Moth00:53:20
Aug 16, 2019This week, two stories about the music that shapes our lives. Storytellers: Ty Mahany, Ernesto Quinonez.The Moth00:20:59
Aug 13, 2019A boy confronts his stepfather. A telecommunications executive descends into deceit. A young stroke victim attempts a hospital escape.The Moth00:52:43
Aug 9, 2019This week, one woman’s complicated love of language. Hosted by: Dan Kennedy. Storyteller: Drew Sieplinga.The Moth00:15:06
Aug 6, 2019A wedding prank gone horribly wrong. An African-American caregiver attending a dying Klansman. A miracle survivor of a gang initiation.The Moth00:53:25
Jul 30, 2019In this hour, fasting, feasting, and traveling salmon; stories about foods that nourish the body as well as the soul.The Moth00:53:17
Jul 26, 2019This week, two stories of summertime disasters and misadventures. Storytellers: Nisse Greenberg, Anagha Mahajan.The Moth00:18:23
Jul 23, 2019This week, grief, family and disaster. A bad soldier learns to write from personal loss. A man works at a nuclear power plant when disaster strikes.The Moth00:37:06
Jul 16, 2019True stories of taking center stage from a magician, a musician, a member of the underground resistance in Chile and a soldier stationed in Iraq.The Moth00:53:20
Jul 12, 2019This week, we have two stories about assumptions, and you know what they say about assuming... Hosted by: Dame Wilburn.The Moth00:17:32
Jul 9, 2019An astronaut gets his swimming legs; a scientist becomes a human-guinea pig; and a marine biologist shatters a glass ceiling.The Moth00:53:21
Jul 2, 2019Stories of finding inner strength in the face of unimaginable odds. The courage to make life or death choices, stick to one's guns...The Moth00:53:20
Jun 28, 2019This week, we celebrating Pride Month and the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall LGBTQ uprising.The Moth00:29:42
Jun 25, 2019French editor rents a spooky flat in Paris. A man takes his sick wife on a motorcycle ride. Rapper DMC confesses his Sarah McLachlan obsession...The Moth00:53:22
Jun 18, 2019Stories of fear. From daily anxieties to earth-shattering moments of life-or-death terror. Hosted by Meg Bowles.The Moth00:53:20
Jun 14, 2019This week, we're celebrating Father's Day with two stories from two sons, all about Dad. Hosted by: Dan KennedyThe Moth00:18:09
Jun 11, 2019Encyclopedia Brown in the courtroom. Bible bucks at Sunday school. Corporate speech writer. Alpha big brother. Imaginary last meal...The Moth00:53:24
Jun 7, 2019This week, we celebrate the legacy of legendary filmmaker, Warren Miller. Host Dan Kennedy shares his personal connection to Warren.The Moth00:21:41
Jun 4, 2019An author writes a spoof kids book about going to sleep. A family's obsessive love of a baseball team. A teenage girl discovers...The Moth00:53:20
May 28, 2019In this hour, stories of the struggles, support, and safety the bonds of family provide. Hosted by: Catherine Burns.The Moth00:53:21
May 24, 2019This week, two stories from school days just in time for summer vacation. Storytellers: Joanna Courteau, Gabe Mollica.The Moth00:16:35
May 21, 2019A writer goes on an assignment to locate poisonous snakes. Two child refugees arrive in America. A hippie kid seeks his fathers approval.The Moth00:53:20
May 17, 2019Dan introduces a new host to the Moth Podcast, long-time Moth family member Dame Wilburn. They tell stories from New York and Detroit.The Moth00:21:32
May 14, 2019A flight attendant tells how she adjusts her attitude while airborne. A Vietnamese family takes refuge in an unknown land. A preacher in a bar.The Moth00:53:21
May 7, 2019In this hour, moxie, grit, and growing up. Stories of the strength, both physical and mental, of young women...The Moth00:53:21
May 3. 2019This week, we're celebrating Mother's Day with two stories from two moms doing what they do best: making it work.The Moth00:15:15
Apr 30, 2019A life-changing email arrives from a near stranger. A single man goes to a gay bar. An adoptee fears rejection by her birth family...The Moth00:53:24
Apr 23, 2019An ancient instrument, a life-changing disaster, and survival in the face of genocide. People who experienced history firsthand.The Moth00:53:20
Apr 16, 2019Stories of immigration. Cultural collisions, language barriers, sacrifice and reunions. Hosted by Jenifer Hixson.The Moth00:53:25
Apr 12, 2019One of the most memorable Moth stories ever told, THE BEST OF TIMES, THE WORST OF TIMES, told by Anthony Griffith, in honor of his new book.The Moth00:24:13
Apr 9, 2019Molly Ringwald in the principal's office with her daughter. Young man lives with his single mom. A boy is terrified by tackle football...The Moth00:53:02
Apr 2, 2019In this hour, ballet "late in life," an unusual pet, drag queens and divorce. Stories to show us a new perspective.The Moth00:53:01
Mar 29, 2019It's Irish Heritage Month - we celebrate all things Irish, a culture where storytelling is tradition and people work to keep it alive.The Moth00:29:12
Mar 26, 2019A boy and his grandma attend a pro-wrestling match. A prisoner meets a girl who says she's his daughter. A high school principal helps a needy student...The Moth00:52:19
Mar 19, 2019Stories of moments of beauty, awe, and clarity uncovered amidst chaos and the quotidian. Hosted by our Artistic Director Catherine Burns.The Moth00:52:19
Mar 15, 2019We celebrate release of our third book, OCCASIONAL MAGIC. Ana Del Castillo tells her story of finding her light after a family trauma.The Moth00:20:15
Mar 12, 2019A teenager finds she's pregnant. A waiter gets a strange request. A child breaks teacher’s rules. An Imam becomes a police chaplain.The Moth00:52:51
Mar 6, 2019Stories dealing with all things family: from sibling hi-jinx, to the difficulties of having children (and parents).The Moth00:53:01
Mar 1, 2019We celebrate International Women's Month with two stories: Alexandra teams with Taylor Swift and Katy Perry while giving skiing lessons; and...The Moth00:17:55
Feb 26, 2019A jack-of-all-trades enters a cartoon contest. A teacher's pet does a special project. A girl from Queens thinks big...The Moth00:52:03
Feb 22, 2019Black History Month with R. Eric Thomas. Emily Richmond takes a grade school survey. Maxie Jones sees a historic night in Harlem.The Moth00:23:15
Feb 19, 2019A mother monitors her teen's internet use. A preacher's husband feels the love of community. A fisherman navigates a deadly storm at sea....The Moth00:52:29
Feb 12, 2019Stories of mistakes, perseverance, and lessons learned, often the hard way. Alice Schaffer, Dawn Ross, D. Parvaz, and Leland Melvin.The Moth00:52:10
Feb 5, 2019Motown, hip hop, folk and pop. The impact of music on creators and listeners. David Montgomery, Cal Street, Dawn Smith, Jin Au-YeungThe Moth00:52:33
Feb 1, 2019Two stories about taking shortcuts: Lawrence Wood is too honest with his book club; Amanda Egge gets creative in rehab.The Moth00:15:57
Jan 29, 2019Reality TV show threatens a romance. Speechwriter confronts Bill Clinton. Woman helps aging father. Courage is put to the test.The Moth00:53:06
Jan 22, 2019Stories of the power of sound and the newness we find through listening, and trusting our ears.The Moth00:52:24
Jan 15, 2019Five stories of picking our battles. The internal and external pressures that guide how we speak up, speak out, or stay silent.The Moth00:52:00
Jan 11, 2019In this episode, Emad Kiyaei tells us about his complicated relationship with America.The Moth00:14:28
Jan 8, 2019A family reunites around a hospital bed; a grandmother shares wisdom with her grandson; a third-grade teacher underestimates the power of...The Moth00:51:07
Jan 4, 2019Writer Elizabeth Gilbert shares her struggle in dealing with her partner's terminal illness and what it taught her about living.The Moth00:20:47
Jan 1, 2019Coast Guard rescue swimmer considers his career. Lawyer learns the meaning of justice. Songstress pens lyrics for her loved one.The Moth00:53:33
Dec 25, 2018Simon Doonan decorates the White House for Christmas. A man is hesitant to work with a "Hollywood style" church. A Jewish girl meets Santa...The Moth00:52:26
Dec 21, 2018Renata Sancken is nervous about her flight home for the holidays. Kate Tellers introduces her new boyfriend to her Christmas tradition.The Moth00:17:51
Dec 18, 2018Stories of the brave and the bold. Tales of risks, hard lessons and big changes that leave an indelible mark...The Moth00:53:31
Dec 14, 2018Zanele Chisholm learns who she is when others learn her name, and Isabel DeBre’s family gets an unconventional pet.The Moth00:18:04
Dec 11, 2018A student encounters racism at prom. A girl fears telling her grandma she's gay. A tough question on a citizenship test...The Moth00:53:31
Dec 4, 2018Simon Doonan, sets out to fulfill a childhood desire. A secret catches up with a suburban mother. A woman sabotages her lover's wedding...The Moth00:52:50
Nov 30, 2018Jamie experiences prejudice from his dental hygienist when she learns he has HIV. Shakirah comes to recognize her support system...The Moth00:18:42
Nov 27, 2018Four stories of getting another shot. Tales of tenacity, unexpected fortune, and redemption in moments both great and small.The Moth00:53:29
Nov 23, 2018Adam Linn discovers the true meaning of Thanksgiving. Hosted by Dan Kennedy.The Moth00:17:26
Nov 20, 2018A student bluffs through a French class. A Voodoo Priestess helps her team to the Superbowl. A man thinks his psychiatrist is a flirt.The Moth00:53:35
Nov 13, 2018Stories of determination, hope and battling for both survival and respect. From bootcamp in Fort Bragg to base camp in Kirkuk, Iraq...The Moth00:53:27
Nov 9, 2018Jaed Coffin becomes an unlikely cat dad when his daughter and wife encourage him to adopt.The Moth00:17:42
Nov 6, 2018A mother wants a perfect life for her children. A bizarre interruption during a poker game. A childhood ends on a highway.The Moth00:53:29
Nov 2, 2018Two stories of strong and courageous women. Sue Schmidt bangs to a thunderous beat of her own making. Robin Utz faces hardships of pregnancy and love.The Moth00:26:10
Oct 30, 2018A gambler with a destructive streak tries beat the odds. An author is sent to live with her aunt. A filmmaker covering war.The Moth00:53:28
Oct 26, 2018Eleanor McLeod witnesses a mysterious creature that goes bump in the night. Bryan Kett pledges a sacrifice for the ages.The Moth00:16:08
Oct 23, 2018In this hour, we focus on the uncommon denominators and wildly unexpected situations of life. Hosted by Jenifer Hixson, Moth's Senior Director.The Moth00:53:29
Oct 16, 2018Stories of protections and curses, love and war, and straying from both convention and home. Hosted by George Dawes Green, Moth founder.The Moth00:53:23
Oct 9, 2018A look into the people and things that flash into our lives, and the indelible mark they leave behind. Hosted by Jenifer Hixson.The Moth00:53:28
Oct 2, 2018A comic attends her sister’s wedding at Disneyland. Two guys try to break the Red Sox curse. The child of hoarders digs herself out...The Moth00:53:29
Sep 25, 2018Andrew describes his route to becoming a dad. A cellist makes a disturbing discovery about a neighbor. An astronaut tells of fixing the Hubble Telescope.The Moth00:53:28
Sep 21, 2018In this second podcast episode of stories about transformative travel, we hear from Reza Jalali and Emily Matuzek.The Moth00:25:14
Sep 18, 2018A comic details her relationship with her step-dad. A cop on a bust finds the value of a mug shot. A teenr rebels...The Moth00:53:29
Sep 14, 2018Stories all about the transformative qualities of travel. The first of a two-part series...The Moth00:26:06
Sep 11, 2018A doctor cares for a religious icon. A daughter discovers her father's secret. An oncologist on death in India.The Moth00:53:30
Sep 4, 2018Four stories about coming to the precipice of catastrophe. A vicious rumor, a woman's heritage. From Jackson, WyomingThe Moth00:53:29
Aug 31, 2018Eno Inwek's internet search for a good deal. Caoimhe Creed takes a stand for minimum wage. Martin Hughes has a Christmas tradition...The Moth00:22:37
Aug 28, 2018A woman ends up in a harem. A teacher's playground becomes a war zone. Singer ponders a death threat...The Moth00:53:30
Aug 24, 2018A girl's imagination runs amok. A high school junior must satisfy a sweet tooth against the doctor's wishes.The Moth00:16:17
Aug 21, 2018Professional gambler tells of a poker game. Road rage lands a new mom in jail. A woman is about to give birth just as...The Moth00:53:28
Aug 14, 2018In this hour, we're on the move Three stories from the road, rail, and the sky. Hosted by Catherine Burns.The Moth00:53:18
Aug 10, 2018An aspiring filmmaker foregoes big city lights for blood and vampires in Pennsylvania. Storyteller: Tony Buba.The Moth00:19:02
Aug 7, 2018Adam Gopnik and his wife battle about meat. David Chang anxious about Michelin Stars. Lisa Lampanelli in fitness camp...The Moth00:53:29
Jul 31, 2018A teacher demonstrates hard lessons of the frontier. A man's photo causes a firestorm. A freedom rider rises in the face of...The Moth00:53:26
Jul 24, 2018Four stories on saying farewell to family, the past, or sometimes the very earth we stand on. Hosted by Meg Bowles.The Moth00:53:29
Jul 20, 2018Jonathan Santlofer's tragedy has unexpected benefits. Bob Khosravi's wit and a war of words bridges a cultural divide.The Moth00:32:40
Jul 17, 2018Novelist Walter Mosley on the power of language. A woman describes her rape. An actor proposes marriage, but waits...The Moth00:53:27
Jul 13, 2018Tonya Scott Williams chooses three of her favorite stories to share...The Moth00:33:16
Jul 10, 2018A family of amateur detectives crack a case. A librarian takes a dance class. A father and son come to terms in Newark Airport...The Moth00:53:32
Jul 3, 2018Three stories about questioning power dynamics... in the USSR, on the streets of NYC and on death row.The Moth00:53:26
Jun 29, 2018Bill Russell uses his air travel savvy to get home. Journey Jamison reacts when death comes knocking.The Moth00:23:03
Jun 26, 2018Blue Man Group, performer connects with audience. Neuroscientist finds psycho brain pattern. Rachel Dratch meets Mr. Right.The Moth00:53:27
Jun 19, 2018Five stories about fathers - from embarrassing jokes to tender moments shared on the road...The Moth00:53:27
Jun 15, 2018Jill McDonough meets a girl at a rock show. Owen Lewis loves his new name. Bethany Cintron yearns to go to the Pride ParadeThe Moth00:20:04
Jun 12, 2018An astrophysicist finds parallels in research & romance. A surgeon's history in hand transplants. Geneticist on DNA fingerprintingThe Moth00:53:28
Jun 8, 2018A poem that sticks for life. Nurturing art through a living canvas. Superhero powers lead to a deadly situation.The Moth00:24:28
Jun 5, 2018A subway altercation. A child’s view on love and war. An awkward first-year teacher. A widow at The Grand Canyon...The Moth00:53:29
May 29, 2018A flat world gets some dimension. An adrenaline junkie gets his fill. A woman in love with an Italian Stallion.The Moth00:53:29
May 25, 2018Diavian Walters has a relationship with hair that is shear madness. Lori Gottlieb searches for the perfect donor.The Moth00:28:22
May 23, 2018A special hour all about FOOD. Stories from the farm and the table; complete with celebrated chefs...The Moth00:53:17
May 15, 2018We step into the private lives of five storytellers all trying to make their worlds more hospitable and homely...The Moth00:53:22
May 11, 2018A girl navigates the pressures of a double-life. Limits of a man's physical vision turn into the view from space.The Moth00:23:26
May 8, 2018A special episode of stories from women around the world. Resilient children, computer crashes, swimming lessons...The Moth00:53:23
May 4, 2018Three Cheers for Three Mothers: Quest to have a child. Important decision left to daughter. Parent with the help of TVThe Moth00:21:34
May 2, 2018Malaysian man appreciates his culture through rap. Comic's joke makes him hated. Undercover journalist in North Korea.The Moth00:53:21
Apr 24, 2018We lean into the moments of rejection, failure, embarrassment, and other stories of the human soul. Hosted by Meg Bowles.The Moth00:53:21
Apr 17, 2018Tourist has a setback on vacation. Holiday gift exchange is botched. Fertility clinic nurse blesses hopeful couplesThe Moth00:53:16
Apr 13, 2018Sofija Stefanovic leaves her Serbian roots for a new life. Andy Fischer-Price reopens his family's history.The Moth00:32:25
Apr 10, 2018A goth teenager makes an unlikely friend. Social upheaval in the early days of Zimbabwe. A whiney kid on an camping trip...The Moth00:53:29
Apr 3, 2018We explore stories relating to STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering and MATH). Hosted by Jay Allison.The Moth00:53:31
Mar 31, 2018The Moth Podcast's 10th Anniversary Special: Shana Creaney, Dennis Oulahan, and Carol Danie.The Moth00:39:01
Mar 27, 2018Adventurer challenges English Channel. Seamstress becomes an advocate for her child. Young woman becomes secret agent.The Moth00:53:30
Mar 20, 2018A young girl confronted by color and identity. A teenager lets loose at his school dance. A massage goes awry.The Moth00:53:25
Mar 13, 2018Kenyan student aspires to beauty. Teenager's failing sight revealed in a kickball game. A woman smites her enemies.The Moth00:53:22
Mar 9, 2018A woman challenged by body image and femininity. Addressing an issue on-screen and off. Awaiting election results...The Moth00:25:18
Mar 6, 2018A women hears she's cursed. Mom contemplates the ministry. An autistic child's perilous adventure...The Moth00:53:20
Mar 2, 2018Paul Murray indulges in forbidden fruit in Italy. Margie Morris brings gifts for her child's classmates...The Moth00:21:52
Feb 27, 2018Neil Gaiman says he's afraid to sing in public. A tourist creeps out in a London Cemetery. A Nigerian man...The Moth00:53:29
Feb 23, 2018Two of our favorite stories from Bokara Legendre - how she turned from socialite to social activist...The Moth00:32:59
Feb 20, 2018A boy finds a new family. A fashion guru is forced to improvise. A Baptist in a gay bar. A young woman discovers...The Moth00:53:30
Feb 13, 2018Woman chooses between family and boyfriend. A fisherman appreciates his roots. Love song becomes love story...The Moth00:53:21
Feb 6, 2018Seven stories about young adults and the world around them. Boundaries, curfews, hairstyles, first loves...The Moth00:54:33
Feb 2, 2018Mmachi Dimoriaku struggles with her name. Sharif El-Mekki walks in the shadow of his parents.The Moth00:17:28
Jan 30, 2018A woman ponders surgery for extra height. A Scholar confronts a bike thief on the streets. A boy enters Bergen BelsenThe Moth00:53:21
Jan 23, 2018A secular man in a Christian world. A woman pledges a humble life of joy. A father writes in his son's voice...The Moth00:53:23
Jan 16, 2018A woman gets a nighttime call; a boy finds the truth about his idol; a girl preps for a big moment...The Moth00:53:57
Jan 9, 2018A mother tries to model confident behavior. A man on a rescue mission. A girl raising funds for the blind.The Moth00:53:55
Jan 2, 2018Kemp Powers is convinced he will never be a good dad. Matteson Perry learns a lesson in love. Rachel Lee tests her marketing skillsThe Moth00:25:05
Dec 26, 2017Mother and son keep gifting spirit alive. A daughter fulfills her mom's wish for a feast. A man waits for the perfect moment...The Moth00:55:30
Dec 19, 2017Feminist searches for perfect wedding dress. Playwright visits a prison. A man spends a lifetime regretting a single moment...The Moth00:55:27
Dec 12, 2017A comic gets his big break. A girl pulls a delicious prank. A young boy learns all about sex (kind of).The Moth00:25:50
Dec 5, 2017A woman says goodbye to her childhood ranch. A girl gets her wish to own a pet. A teenager goes on a silent mission...The Moth00:53:48
Nov 28, 2017For World AIDS Day, two stories from people whose lives are blindsided by HIV/AIDS. Anya Rymer & Lepheana Mosooane.The Moth00:27:45
Nov 21, 2017A mother gets surprising news in the maternity ward, a man is addicted to cookies, an old woman gets a ticket to heaven...The Moth00:54:33
Nov 14, 2017Vietnam: Troop under attack deep in the jungle. Triage nurse does her best to save lives. Man tries to save his brothers...The Moth00:54:42
Nov 7, 2017Cop looks into death of a childhood friend. Jazz musician dreams of playing with James Brown. Woman falls in love: family disapprovesThe Moth00:55:29
Oct 31, 2017A man has his own personal Rocky moment. A woman commemorates a decision she made 18 years ago.The Moth00:18:24
Oct 24, 2017Taking a risk for a chance at love. Trusting a gut instinct. Believing in a message from beyond. Shooting for the stars.The Moth00:53:19
Oct 17, 2017A spambot takes over a man's life. Rules are broken during a night at the bar. A woman's career is challenged by her health...The Moth00:53:59
Oct 10, 2017A man faces his fear of fatherhood. A daughter's tough early memories. A mother sees the impact of her son’s life.The Moth00:54:37
Oct 3, 2017A man entrusts a brand new hair stylist. A night at a winery leads to a drastic change...The Moth00:23:42
Sep 26, 2017A speech writer has a defining moment; a young Carl Bernstein news job; a firefighter charges in his first blaze...The Moth00:54:43
Sep 19, 2017Nathan Englander’s knack for photography lands him in a tricky situation while traveling abroad.The Moth00:18:04
Sep 13, 2017A man conquers a nightmare in memory of his brother. Memories, Monsters, Mountaintops. Storyteller: Jim Giaccone.The Moth00:14:03
Sep 12, 2017A man conquers a nightmare in memory of his brother. Storyteller: Jim GiacconeThe Moth00:54:36
Sep 5, 2017An aspiring writer tries to land a job. A dental student's residency in a dangerous town. A musician and military police.The Moth00:54:38
Aug 29, 2017Nate Charles deals with his distant-sounding father, and Adam Gopnik battles liberal guilt with his son in a sauna.The Moth00:24:04
Aug 22, 2017A woman finds motivation through the hardships of Jim Crow in Mississippi. Storyteller: Barbara Collins BowieThe Moth00:16:50
Aug 15, 2017On this special 500th episode of the podcast, we dig through our archives and pick some of our favorite stories we've sharedThe Moth00:58:31
Aug 8, 2017A homeless child lives under a tree. A woman finds her birth mother. An activist fights home foreclosures. Science project goes haywire...The Moth00:54:32
Aug 1, 2017Robert Sherer cares for his grandmother but can't escape her eye. Ann Jankie turns embarrassment and worry into pride.The Moth00:17:40
Jul 25, 2017Om Choudhary learns that even in dire times it's not the end of the world. Annabelle Gurwitch tries to usher in a new era of changeThe Moth00:23:15
Jul 18, 2017Doctors, Judgements & Dictators! Stories of Patriot Games on and off the field. Huge decisions in the face of life and death.The Moth00:54:53
Jul 11, 2017A man serves cocktails with extra flavor. A ballerina fills a delicate role with force. Food bridges a cultural gap...The Moth00:55:03
Jul 4, 2017A young woman on a blind-date sees (and feels) the light. A boy tries to send a message but gets some wires crossed.The Moth00:16:16
Jun 27, 2017Stories of Pride: Micah Truran finds peace, Kiri Bear learns about bonds, Gil Reyes receives the best gift everThe Moth00:28:42
Jun 20, 2017A man embraces his father’s music. A new dad has a breakdown in the grocery store. A young father struggles with his emotions...The Moth00:54:48
Jun 13, 2017For our 20th anniversary, a look back at special stories and moments. Hosted by The Moth’s Executive...The Moth00:54:53
Jun 6, 2017To celebrate our 20th, we share a story of a woman on a quest to learn about her family tree and ancestors' past.The Moth00:19:02
May 30, 2017A girl enters a school talent show. A boy learns family secrets when his mom returns from India. An online shopping session goes awry...The Moth00:55:22
May 23, 2017A man fights street noise with poetry. A mother of three journeys to find true north. A book lover in danger in the Soviet Union.The Moth00:54:36
May 16, 2017A childless woman questions her choices. A little girl runs away from home. A son struggles at his mother's deathbed...The Moth00:54:39
May 9, 2017A young woman tries to hide her true colors, and a daughter delves into her family’s past...The Moth00:21:43
May 3, 2017A woman in search of transformation ends up in a harem. A teacher discovers her playground has become a war zone...The Moth00:55:29
May 2, 2017What lies beneath land a woman just bought? An eight-year-old learns English to win a girl. A Russian grandmother takes revenge...The Moth00:55:29
Apr 25, 2017Daughters bear the weight of a family death. A girl is told to keep her religion quiet. A doctor struggles to stay afloat...The Moth00:54:55
Apr 18, 2017A tour guide is put through his paces on a National Park trip. A park ranger welcomes more than just visitors...The Moth00:24:40
Apr 11, 2017A heartbroken woman has a wish come true. A homeowner gets an unwanted surprise. A struggling temp remembers his glory days...The Moth00:53:17
Apr 3, 2017A chaplain guides a family through death... A man wanders New York in the black of 2003. A father's silence on the Holocaust.The Moth00:54:38
Mar 28, 2017A woman's unconventional upbringing, bible salesman shares sales tactics, actor reaches out from beyond the grave...The Moth00:54:23
Mar 21, 2017A young man sets out on a 4,000 mile journey and becomes a magnet for stories along the way...The Moth00:17:36
Mar 14, 2017An uber driver encounters an unruly passenger. A child’s hair is shaved to save her life...The Moth00:54:58
Mar 7, 2017A basement fire leads to a wedding, a young man in Jamaica is obsessed with a comic book, a child from a strict home...The Moth00:54:56
Feb 28, 2017An astronaut gets his swimming legs. A scientist becomes a human-guinea pig. A marine biologist shatters a glass ceiling.The Moth00:54:26
Feb 21, 2017Two stories of going off-script. Lydia Dubois shares some advice with family and friends. Louise Irving gets acquainted with Australian wildlifeThe Moth00:18:46
Feb 14, 2017A woman thumbs her way through love prospects. A mother learns what Valentine’s Day is all about. A surprise proposal...The Moth00:25:56
Feb 7, 2017Yearning for a place to call home. Leaving one home in search of another. Finding beauty and a true sense of belonging.The Moth00:54:36
Jan 31, 2017A new doctor struggles on the night shift; a girl has a heart condition; a mailman joins Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood...The Moth00:55:30
Jan 24, 2017Awkward teenager finds his place at a museum, a child is given a sense of structure, a woman isn't Korean enough...The Moth00:55:05
Jan 17, 2017An internet scam gets emotional; a couple decide to have their second child; a patient awaits an organ transplant...The Moth00:54:27
Jan 10, 2017An Iranian man living in the United States is wrongly accused of crime. Storyteller: Mahmoud Reza Banki.The Moth00:18:52
Jan 3, 2017Punk musician on jury duty; Man with MS hopes to qualify for medical trial; A worker's rebellion; Making a "man's man."The Moth00:55:09
Dec 27, 2016George Plimpton on NYC eatery Elaine's; Lewis Lapham breaks bad news to a widow; Boxer Jose Torres defines and then conquers fear...The Moth00:55:27
Dec 20, 2016A special Holiday Hour from The Moth. Storytellers: Adam Ruben, Pierre Epstein, Ed McCarthy, Katie Fales, Catherine...The Moth00:55:03
Dec 13, 2016A double-amputee chronicles her adventures. A mother's son's suicide. Ed Koch stands up to an anti-Semite...The Moth00:55:16
Dec 6, 2016A woman confronts her fears by sharing a personal truth, and a career-woman takes a leap of faith.The Moth00:25:12
Nov 29, 2016A man struggles with unruly neighbors. An artist talks of growing up on the Navajo Res. A journalist exposes a sports scandalThe Moth00:54:56
Nov 22, 2016A man vows to help his fellow ex-inmate, and a man pays a price for the tough attitude he develops as a corrections officer.The Moth00:34:56
Nov 15, 2016A soldier trains to land on an aircraft carrier, a future marine rebels, an Iraqi man risks his life as a translator.The Moth00:55:19
Nov 8, 2016Election Day: Savannah, Georgia 1948 - A woman learns the value of voting after a conversation she has with her mother.The Moth00:18:55
Nov 1, 2016A daughter realizes how naïve she’s been; a businessman reveals his childhood dream; a hitchhiker is picked up by an infamous driver...The Moth00:55:05
Oct 25, 2016A man has a seance to contact Edgar Allen Poe, a campfire myth is told, and a group of friends go ghost hunting.The Moth00:23:30
Oct 18, 2016A teen copes with an abusive father and his crush on a girl. A young boy learns to see past his sins...The Moth00:29:28
Oct 11, 2016A girl from Queens learns to think big, and a performance artist receives a death threat.The Moth00:30:16
Oct 4, 2016A woman dates a musician who has a dependent relationship with a life coach, and a man becomes a new father sooner than expected.The Moth00:26:08
Sep 27, 2016Stories from around the country. PTSD, a trans teen, college, eBay, prison, eye contact and the emergency room.The Moth00:54:57
Sep 20, 2016Four stories of lessons learned. Lessons of sharing, flirting, parenting and religious texts.The Moth00:52:49
Sep 13, 2016LA Confidential: Honor Guard, Swing Dancing, and Data Hacking for a Date.The Moth00:54:17
Sep 6, 2016A dad gets chummy with a rock star, a childhood trauma shapes a super model, The Big Apple Circus imports communist acrobats...The Moth00:53:50
Aug 30, 2016A young doctor travels afar to care for an ailing religious icon. A Catholic school dropout searches for meaning.The Moth00:30:42
Aug 23, 2016Adam Gopnik on the proper way to cook meat; David Chang on Michelin Stars anxiety; Lisa Lampanelli at fitness camp.The Moth00:54:22
Aug 16, 2016A woman rebels against her family by getting a tattoo. A New Zealander visits America to discover he's completely out of place.The Moth00:16:40
Aug 9, 2016A boy's Bar Mitzvah becomes a family battle ground; 3 literati search for author Paul Bowles in Morocco; and ...The Moth00:54:25
Aug 2, 2016A son finds his dad's porn stash which reveals something surprising about his parents. A woman learns to embrace her past.The Moth00:31:14
Jul 26, 2016A tale of family adventure from the founder of Lonely Planet. A man has a run in with Howler monkeys in Nicaragua.The Moth00:22:38
Jul 19, 2016Jessi Klein: Breaking Up in the Age of Google. A difficult break-up lures a young woman into a digital vortex.The Moth00:22:11
Jul 12, 2016A call to a hotline, a rabbi caught speeding, a rookie reporter, a swim test, an unwanted surprise party and...The Moth00:54:43
Jul 5, 2016A middle school student at his 8th grade prom learns to dance. A young woman is furious when all her attempts to break her fail.The Moth00:19:32
Jun 28, 2016A woman tries to avoid a hard conversation with her dad. A humanitarian rescue worker breaks rules to save more lives.The Moth00:22:22
Jun 21, 2016Fathers and Children: Adventures, Joys, and PredicamentsThe Moth00:53:55
Jun 14, 2016A spoof kids book about going to sleep, a family's love of a ball team, a presidential speech writer has a secret.The Moth00:54:23
Jun 7, 2016A woman is told she's cursed, a stay-at-home mom becomes a minister, an autistic child’s perilous adventure...The Moth00:54:04
May 31, 2016A young man appreciates his culture through rap music. A comic’s joke makes him hated. Journalist goes undercover in North KoreaThe Moth00:54:00
May 24, 2016An unauthorized nap puts a police officer in a compromising position and a girl grows up on a safari.The Moth00:32:45
May 17, 2016A man tells of the last lesson his father taught him and a young woman learns her mother is facing a deadly illnessThe Moth00:28:01
May 10, 2016A special Mother's Day edition. A daughter's first contact lenses. Intervention at a school concert. A life or death bee sting...The Moth00:53:58
May 3, 2016A local restaurant reviewer is targeted by a disgruntled restaurant owner and a new restauranteur agonizes to please a food criticThe Moth00:28:08
Apr 26, 2016Adventurer sets sites on English Channel. Seamstress becomes an advocate for her child. A young woman Secret Agent.The Moth00:54:34
Apr 19, 2016A special celebration from the world of science, from the 8th grade science fair to the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony in Stockholm.The Moth00:54:25
Apr 12, 2016An awkward teenager flourishes in the glamour of the the Metropolitan Opera and a Chinatown chicken plays tic-tac-toe.The Moth00:26:22
Apr 5, 2016Rents a spooky flat in Paris. Taking an ailing wife on a motorcycle ride. A rapper confesses his obsession...The Moth00:54:01
Mar 29, 2016Aspiring pickpocket rises to the top of his game. Inventor of the Baby Calzone runs into trouble with the Mob.The Moth00:24:47
Mar 22, 2016A woman decide if she wants height enhancement surgery. A Scholar confronts a Dublin bike thief. A boy enters Bergen Belsen.The Moth00:54:14
Mar 15, 2016George  gives a star-studded walk through the legendary NYC eatery Elaine's. Isobel finds she has a heart condition at age six.The Moth00:17:30
Mar 8, 2016Resilient children, computer crashes, swimming lessons, life after a fire, standing up to bullies & accepting help from strangersThe Moth00:53:28
Mar 1, 2016A daughter and her parent's empty fridge. A girl struggles with family etiquette. A teacher in defense of a student.The Moth00:16:20
Feb 23, 2016A special hour all about FOOD. Stories from the farm and the table; complete with celebrated chefs and presidential diners.The Moth00:51:39
Feb 16, 2016Goth teenager makes an unlikely friend. Social upheaval in Zimbabwe's early days. A whiney kid on an camping trip. Clergy at a crime scene.The Moth00:52:55
Feb 9, 2016Woman falls in love with younger man. Man tries to keep a promise to his high school girl. Yung woman makes a tough decisionThe Moth00:29:03
Feb 2, 2016A subway altercation. A child’s view on love and war. An awkward first-year teacher. A widow at The Grand Canyon. And More...The Moth00:53:17
Jan 26, 2016Neil Gaiman tells why he's afraid to sing in public. A tourist gets a scare in a Cemetery. A Nigerian man tells a bold truth...The Moth00:52:41
Jan 19, 2016Adolescent leaves home and finds a peculiar new family. Fashion guru forced to improvise. A Baptist finds himself at a gay bar...The Moth00:53:15
Jan 12, 2016Adoption service worker tells why she was drawn to it. Son seeks connection with his father. Minister combats a fear of heights.The Moth00:54:25
Jan 5, 2016A high school quarterback reveals a secret. From innocent child to cold-hearted soldier. Controlling a parrot. The up-side of prison.The Moth00:54:15
Dec 29, 2015Lynnee Breedlove creates 'Homobiles', a ride service serving the LGBT community. Jama Jack contemplates Christianity versus Islam.The Moth00:33:37
Dec 22, 2015Family tradition endures a scandal, finding a soulmate for Hanukkah, honoring mother's last Christmas wish...The Moth00:53:24
Dec 15, 2015Eve Plumb reflects on the real-life and TV families from her childhood, and a slide show on a family trip goes awry.The Moth00:19:34
Dec 8, 2015Amir has a chat with a government agent in a windowless airport room. Dameon takes a trip to Paris.The Moth00:18:30
Dec 1, 2015Stories from around the USA. Storytellers: John Dubuc, Leah Benson, Kathi Kinnear Hill, Tom Herndon, Caitlin Myer, David Sampliner, and Tara ClancyThe Moth00:54:06
Nov 24, 2015A child gets a Thanksgiving dinner haircut. A city family's farmhouse Thanksgiving.The Moth00:14:57
Nov 17, 2015Feminist finds perfect wedding dress. Playwright at prison in Malawi. A lifetime of regret. New mother with prosthetic arm.The Moth00:55:06
Nov 10, 2015Stories about Identity: Jon battles a Twitterbot using his name and photo. Micah's lucky red tie leads to a revealing encounter...The Moth00:22:13
Nov 3, 2015Astrophysicist discovers parallels in research & romance. Surgeon describes first-ever hand transplant. Geneticist testifies in murder caseThe Moth00:54:23
Oct 27, 2015A woman working at a haunted maze meets a pop star. Bar workers are confronted by a band of vampires. Music by The Uncluded.The Moth00:20:33
Oct 20, 2015A Dad bonds with son over baseball. A boy realizes his father's no superhero. Community center worker is attacked...The Moth00:55:01
Oct 13, 2015New York cop on the death of a kid he grew up with. A jazz musician dreams of playing with James Brown. A woman falls in love ...The Moth00:54:03
Oct 6, 2015A young girl falls in love with the New York Mets and a young Yankees fan lands a job as batboy.The Moth00:24:56
Sep 29, 2015A writer makes his dad proud. A preacher's kid takes money from his grandpa. A high schooler chases his dog. A former child soldier...The Moth00:55:00
Sep 22, 2015Two stories about fighting back: Against the U.S. Congress and against a school bus bully. Storytellers: Holly Hughes & Tara Clancy.The Moth00:22:51
Sep 15, 2015A woman becomes a stepmother to a dog. Toronto tour guide confronts racism. One half of Milli Vanilli tells his side of the story...The Moth00:54:36
Sep 8, 2015A mother surprised in the maternity ward. A man addicted to cookies. An old woman gets a “ticket to heaven”. Musician helps the FBI capture criminalsThe Moth00:55:41
Sep 1, 2015Ophira Eisenberg lands a coveted role in the school play, and Brian Babylon runs a side business at his summer job.The Moth00:16:11
Aug 25, 2015A White House Pastry Chef lands the job of a lifetime. An amateur baker decides to try making cakes for a livingThe Moth00:21:53
Aug 18, 2015A gambler thinks he can beat the odds one last time. Jamaica Kincaid is sent to live with her aunt. Journalist Sebastian Junger...The Moth00:54:57
Aug 11, 2015A man spends his second wedding anniversary in jail. Two sisters are dropped off at the mall as part of their mother's elaborate ruse.The Moth00:18:26
Aug 4, 2015Storytellers: Nora Miller, Francesca Sternfeld, Jeff Simmermon, Steve Zimmer, Julia Shiplett, and Tim Lopez. Host: Dan Kennedy ...The Moth00:51:50
Jul 28, 2015Girl at summer camp tries to keep up. Writer loses treasured pants. Man accused of stealing ends up living in his car...The Moth00:55:27
Jul 21, 2015A chaplain helps others deal with death. A college freshman falls in love at 11 p.m. Mass.The Moth00:24:54
Jul 14, 2015A 5-year-old is caught stealing. Shy writer interviewed on TV. Child caught in the foster system...The Moth00:54:54
Jul 7, 2015Former Blue Man Group performer connects with audience member. Neuroscientist on brains of psychopathic killers...The Moth00:53:13
Jun 30, 2015Nicole comes to terms with her blindness. Christy tracks her relationship to pornography...The Moth00:22:51
Jun 23, 2015Preparing to be a father. A man fulfils a promise to his mother. A child hides brussels sprouts...The Moth00:54:01
Jun 16, 2015Woman on solo Arctic crossing. Orthodox Jew tests God by eating pizza. Duff McKagan survives a health scare...The Moth00:53:39
Jun 9, 2015Kid has jaw wired shut. Best gift from love of his life. Mormon extinguishes her doubts...The Moth00:54:57
Jun 2, 2015Doubts about a religious wedding. Teen with a funny name. Social scientist in war torn countries...The Moth00:54:17
May 26, 2015Small town college kid sees the world. Teacher helping criminals is mugged...The Moth00:18:31
May 19, 2015David Crabb finds a video tape his dad left in his camera. Jia Jung puzzles over her father's ashesThe Moth00:19:24
May 12, 2015Four Mothers Day stories, including Molly Ringwald in the principal's office with her daughter.The Moth00:54:32
May 5, 2015Retired pickpocket's memories. Being a Mormon in New York City. Stabbing victim faces attacker in courtThe Moth00:51:47
Apr 28, 2015A party for mom. Cancer patient credits his mentors. A boy visits his dad at the police stationThe Moth00:56:35
Apr 21, 2015A food security advocate reassess her relationship to food, an idealist learns to really listen...The Moth00:54:35
Apr 14, 2015Ijeoma Oluo's mother teaches her how to handle bad situations. April Salazar goes to a pro-choice rally...The Moth00:18:46
Apr 7, 2015A jazz bassist, is put to the test by Freddie Hubbard; Adam Gopnik on his daughter’s imaginary friend...The Moth00:54:36
Mar 31, 2015Molly re-creates a moment for an album cover. Stevie Long has a tough conversation with her dad.The Moth00:15:53
Mar 24, 2015A comedian in court over a joke. Irish shop worker on apartheid. Young man stands up to bullies...The Moth00:53:32
Mar 17, 2015Starlee Kine waits in line to see 'The Artist is Present' on its last day.The Moth00:15:11
Mar 10, 2015Avid skier saves the day. Caretaker and a 19th Century poet. A clothes-optional spa...The Moth00:53:57
Mar 3, 2015Actor, writer, and director Andre Gregory tells the story of falling in love for the first timeThe Moth00:11:03
Feb 24, 2015A woman finds what she hopes is a love letter and a man goes to Comic Con with his girlfriend.The Moth00:15:55
Feb 17, 2015High school guidance counselor keeps students safe. Woman stops blaming herself. Astronaut prepares...The Moth00:54:30
Feb 10, 2015Blind man goes on an adventure to test his senses. Woman navigates widowhood. Humanitarian breaks the rulesThe Moth00:53:43
Feb 3, 2015A man enters a cartoon contest. A student is asked to do a special project. Girl from Queens learns to think big...The Moth00:55:14
Jan 28, 2015A high schooler encounters racism at the prom. A woman fears telling her grandmother she's gay...The Moth00:54:55
Jan 20, 2015A woman with cancer sees if she's a wig or a scarf person. Magazine editor confronted by Foxy Brown. A mother deals with her son's injuriesThe Moth00:54:43
Jan 13, 2015A special live edition of The Moth Radio Hour from the 2014 World Science Festival in New York City.The Moth00:54:02
Jan 6, 2015A gambler with a destructive streak tells himself he can beat the odds one last time.The Moth00:16:13
Dec 30, 2014Grace Lee Boggs tells how civil rights leader A. Philip Randolph inspired her to get involved...The Moth00:10:23
Dec 23, 2014Simon Doonan decorates the White House for Christmas. A man is hesitant to work with a ‘Hollywood’ style church...The Moth01:03:46
Dec 16, 2014A woman finds a new family when she adopts a son. A bad soldier learns to write from personal loss. Disaster at a nuclear power plantThe Moth00:55:26
Dec 9, 2014A teenager reviews an Iggy Pop album & gets an unexpected response. Another teen adjusts to a new familyThe Moth00:17:56
Dec 2, 2014A man inherits a big statue. A child feels responsible for her dad’s troubles. A filmmaker obsesses over someone else's dream.The Moth00:55:20
Nov 25, 2014A young woman makes a hard decision when her mother decides to move. A high school student takes a risk to make a friendThe Moth00:13:55
Nov 18, 2014A world champion boxer discovers how to harness his fears.The Moth00:13:07
Nov 11, 2014After returning from the Middle East, a marine searches for meaning. A 97 year old woman describes training young men for combat...The Moth00:55:23
Nov 4, 2014A reporter sits on a friend's secret and a huge story.The Moth00:13:40
Oct 28, 2014The daughter of a gay man adjusts to her new town's intolerance. A hike in Ireland goes right by going wrongThe Moth00:17:46
Oct 21, 2014An activist finds himself at an awkward meal, a woman recalls her first kiss, and a Vietnam vet battles with her identityThe Moth00:54:40
Oct 14, 2014A woman makes a series of discoveries about her family's past.The Moth00:16:19
Oct 7, 2014A young cadet is entrusted with vital records, visiting two mysterious aunts, and a civil rights activist is imprisonedThe Moth00:56:20
Sep 30, 2014A mother and daughter start "the conversation" and a boy realizes that his family is poor.The Moth00:16:59
Sep 23, 2014After losing her mom a woman makes a tough decision. Undertaker tells how he was called to the job. Heart broken by an Elvis ImpersonatorThe Moth00:55:17
Sep 16, 2014A young boy grows up with the influence of a tough stepfather figure.The Moth00:15:49
Sep 9, 2014A woman follows love to a campsite. A man marries, divorces and remarries. A guy guides a blind man in a MarathonThe Moth00:55:17
Sep 2, 2014A woman plays the most high-stakes poker game of her life, live on camera.The Moth00:19:18
Aug 26, 2014Astronaut Michael Massimino details his high stakes mission to repair the Hubble Space Telescope.The Moth00:19:18
Aug 19, 2014Moth founder George Dawes Green recalls playing poker with his dearest friends.The Moth00:16:25
Aug 12, 2014A boy gets a bad haircut, and a preacher's kid steals collection plate money from his grandfatherThe Moth00:14:19
Aug 5, 2014A little boy’s dreamy childhood comes to a screeching halt on a North Carolina highway.The Moth00:14:03
Jul 29, 2014A woman revisits her divorce; Freedom Rider shares night in jail; unexpected pregnancy pressures a marriageThe Moth00:56:14
Jul 22, 2014A man begins high stakes gambling. Family tragedy turns into a stand-off with cops. Neuroscientist searches for clues of God's existence.The Moth00:55:44
Jul 15, 2014A cellist makes a disturbing discovery.The Moth00:16:14
Jul 8, 2014A white collar son makes peace with his blue collar father.The Moth00:22:41
Jul 1, 2014A woman flees her religious community and reconnects with her past in an unexpected way.The Moth00:15:26
Jun 24, 2014A Bar Mitzvah video goes viral, and a woman is reunited with a high school crush.The Moth00:14:19
Jun 17, 2014A teen takes her brother on a goose chase; a young man wants to meet his father; a grandma shows her boxing moves...The Moth00:54:59
Jun 10, 2014The Rubber Stamp: A woman tries to figure out how to pay for college.The Moth00:15:34
Jun 3, 2014A writer is sent to locate poisonous snakes. Two child refugees arrive in America. A hippie kid seeks father's approvalThe Moth01:05:28
May 27, 2014A chef figures out what to do with a problematic boar.The Moth00:18:21
May 20, 2014Fashionista auditions for The Devil Wears Prada; Tough father vs. sensitive son. Expectant mother gets unsettling newsThe Moth00:55:51
May 13, 2014Andrew Solomon describes his circuitous route to becoming a dad.The Moth00:16:49
May 6, 2014A boy confronts his stepfather; an executive's descent into deceit; a young stroke victim tries a hospital escapeThe Moth00:55:51
Apr 29, 2014Boy dates grandma; mom intercepts romantic letter; teen faces a wild deer; quest for perfect first kiss; middle school pencil case mystery.The Moth00:54:57
Apr 22, 2014Encyclopedia Brown in the courtroom; Bible Bucks at Sunday school; a corporate speech writer...The Moth00:55:45
Apr 15, 2014A climber attempts to reach the top of Mount Everest.The Moth00:24:09
Apr 8, 2014A man struggles through a divorce after 20 years of marriage.The Moth00:14:47
Apr 1, 2014A secret finally catches up with a suburban mother.The Moth00:16:10
Mar 25, 2014A writer and her daughter move to a poor community; A lonely man befriends an orphaned monkey; An actress is horrified by her photoThe Moth00:55:22
Mar 18, 2014A life-changing email from a stranger; a single man enters a gay bar; an adoptee fears rejection by her birth family...The Moth00:54:39
Mar 11, 2014A man is working at a nuclear power plant when disaster strikes.The Moth00:19:21
Mar 4, 2014A man sets out on a mission to fulfill a childhood desire.The Moth00:17:02
Feb 25, 2014A father finds the internet a scary place; a woman appreciates her strict minister grandfather; and a man strives to forgiveThe Moth00:53:51
Feb 18, 2014Runs with bulls; Complex bicycle shopping; Warning signs on a date; Woman meets long lost brother; Survivor's recipe for healingThe Moth00:55:58
Feb 11, 2014A literary woman falls for a New York City fireman; growing up in a Kentucky bourbon family; & a father/son guilt talkThe Moth00:55:50
Feb 4, 2014Monitoring a teen's internet use; preacher's husband feels love of community; & a fisherman in a deadly stormThe Moth00:55:14
Jan 28, 2014Tough cop gets a dog; Student tries dumpster diving; Mom changes birth plan; Surfer handles wife's depressionThe Moth00:55:52
Jan 21, 2014A boy and his grandma attend a wrestling match; a prisoner is contacted by his daughter; a principal helps a student in need...The Moth00:54:25
Jan 14, 2014A scientist stops his meds, an actor lands a big part, and a woman goes home to political unrestThe Moth00:54:53

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