art by Amara Leipzig

Mainlander

I’m not about to declare continental living a danger to one’s health, but I’m starting to wonder. What is it about small, isolated places surrounded or nearly surrounded by the uninhabitable sea? What can be heard in a heart that beats through a century?

Written & Produced by Patricia Petelin
Reading by Linda Sutera & John Biewen
Music by Blue Dot Sessions

The Last Boy Left in Texas

      I always planned to come back for a visit. I’m just now thinking how abandoned Attaway must’ve felt out here, like the last boy left in Texas.

Written by Jack Vermillion
Produced by Patricia Petelin
Reading by Steve Willis & Jay Lewis
Music by Blue Dot Sessions