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Enough for Me - Becca Krock - Literary Roadhouse Ep 141

11/14/2018
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Discussion Notes: Enough for Me This week’s story: Enough for Me by Becca Krock Next week’s story: Roman Fever by Edith Wharton Rated: Explicit This week Gerald, Rammy, and Anais discuss a story from Gerald’s favorite literary journal, Carve Magazine. Through discussion, ours hosts’ opinions of “Enough for Me” by Becca Krock evolve. Gerald’s and Anais’s... The post Enough for Me | Becca Krock | Literary Roadhouse Ep 141 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:31:26

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge - Ambrose Bierce - Literary Roadhouse Ep 140

11/9/2018
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Discussion Notes: An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge This week’s story: An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge by Ambrose Bierce Next week’s story: Enough for Me by Becca Krock Rated: Clean We’re sorry this episode is two days late! If you want to prevent an episode from ever releasing late ever again, consider supporting us on... The post An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge | Ambrose Bierce | Literary Roadhouse Ep 140 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:27:55

The Crowd - Ray Bradbury - Literary Roadhouse Ep 139

10/31/2018
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Discussion Notes: The Crowd Find this week’s story, a Halloween Special: Listen to an audio version of The Crowd by Ray Bradbury Next week’s story: An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge by Ambrose Bierce Rated: Clean Happy Halloween! Listener Nick Huard recommended a spooky Ray Bradbury story for Halloween, and we couldn’t resist! Gerald, Rammy, and Anais... The post The Crowd | Ray Bradbury | Literary Roadhouse Ep 139 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:19:52

The Five-Forty-Eight - John Cheever - Literary Roadhouse Ep 138

10/24/2018
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Discussion Notes: The Five-Forty-Eight Find this week’s story here: The Five-Forty-Eight by John Cheever Next week’s story, a Halloween Special: Listen to an audio version of The Crowd by Ray Bradbury Rated: Clean Gerald, Rammy, and Anais discuss “The Five-Forty-Eight” by John Cheever. All three hosts loved this story, which was remarkably similar in theme and protagonist... The post The Five-Forty-Eight | John Cheever | Literary Roadhouse Ep 138 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:31:47

A Rich Man - Edward P Jones - Literary Roadhouse Ep 137

10/17/2018
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Discussion Notes: A Rich Man Find this week’s story here: A Rich Man by Edward P. Jones Next week’s story: The Five-Forty-Eight by John Cheever Rated: Explicit Gerald, Rammy, and Anais discuss “A Rich Man” by Edward P. Jones. Anais valiantly tries to convince Gerald and Rammy that there’s more to the story than meets... The post A Rich Man | Edward P Jones | Literary Roadhouse Ep 137 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:27:28

The Mark on the Wall - Virginia Woolf - Literary Roadhouse Ep 136

10/10/2018
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Discussion Notes: The Mark on the Wall Find this week’s story here: The Mark on the Wall by Virginia Woolf Next week’s story: A Rich Man by Edward P. Jones Rated: Clean Gerald, Rammy, and Anais discuss “The Mark on the Wall” by Virginia Woolf, and struggle to separate thesis from plot. Rammy’s need for... The post The Mark on the Wall | Virginia Woolf | Literary Roadhouse Ep 136 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:28:29

Passage - Kevin Jared Hosein - Literary Roadhouse Ep 135

10/3/2018
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Discussion Notes: Passage Find this week’s story here: Passage by Kevin Jared Hosein Next week’s story: The Mark on the Wall by Virginia Woolf Rated: Clean This week Anais and Gerald are joined by Josh Caporale of Literary Gladiators, a booktube channel where a panel of four discuss and debate works of literature. They’re quite similar... The post Passage | Kevin Jared Hosein | Literary Roadhouse Ep 135 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:39:30

(REWIND) The Yellow Wallpaper - Charlotte Perkins Gilman - Literary Roadhouse Ep 49

9/26/2018
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Discussion Notes: The Yellow Wallpaper This week we’re replaying an episode from our archive! We picked this story because it’s one of our favorite discussions to date. (Boy has our sound editing improved in the years since this episode aired!) Find this week’s rewind story here: The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman Next episode: ... The post (REWIND) The Yellow Wallpaper | Charlotte Perkins Gilman | Literary Roadhouse Ep 49 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:01:02:52

The Diamond as Big as the Ritz - F. Scott Fitzgerald - Literary Roadhouse Ep 134

9/19/2018
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Discussion Notes: The Diamond as Big as the Ritz Find this week’s story here: The Diamond as Big as the Ritz by F. Scott Fitzgerald Next week’s story: Passage by Kevin Jared Hosein Rated: Clean And then there were two… Rammy’s got married recently and was on his honeymoon during the recording of this episode.... The post The Diamond as Big as the Ritz | F. Scott Fitzgerald | Literary Roadhouse Ep 134 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:32:01

The Dinner Party - Joshua Ferris - Literary Roadhouse Ep 133

9/12/2018
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Discussion Notes: The Dinner Party Find this week’s story here: The Dinner Party by Joshua Ferris Next week’s story: The Diamond as Big as the Ritz by F. Scott Fitzgerald Rated: Clean Rammy, Gerald and Anais rave about “The Dinner Party” by Joshua Ferris,which was suggested by former guest Colette Sartor. The three hosts discuss... The post The Dinner Party | Joshua Ferris | Literary Roadhouse Ep 133 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:33:54

Stone Mattress - Margaret Atwood - Literary Roadhouse Ep 132

9/5/2018
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Discussion Notes: Stone Mattress Find this week’s story here: Stone Mattress by Margaret Atwood Next week’s story: The Dinner Party by Joshua Ferris Rated: Clean This week all four Literary Roadhouse hosts gushed about this superbly sharp and entertaining short story by Margaret Atwood. “Stone Mattress” inspired an in-depth discussion of excellent prose, characterizations and symbolism.... The post Stone Mattress | Margaret Atwood | Literary Roadhouse Ep 132 appeared first on Literary...

Duration:00:42:54

Christmas Party | Russell Banks | Literary Roadhouse Ep 131

8/29/2018
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Discussion Notes: Christmas Party Find this week’s story here: Christmas Party by Russell Banks Next week’s story: Stone Mattress by Margaret Atwood Rated: Clean This week Gerald, Rammy, and Anais are joined by Baylee Annis, Assistant to the Director of the Adirondack Center for Writing. She is poet, essayist, journalist, and loves talking about words so much she... The post Christmas Party | Russell Banks | Literary Roadhouse Ep 131 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:40:27

Landfill - Joyce Carol Oates - Literary Roadhouse Ep 130

8/22/2018
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Discussion Notes: Landfill Find this week’s story here: Landfill by Joyce Carol Oates Next week’s story: Christmas Party by Russell Banks Rated: Clean Language, Sensitive Topic Gerald, Maya and Anais discuss Landfill by Joyce Carol Oates. They struggle to discuss a story that too closely resembles a real life tragedy while painting an insensitive picture of the... The post Landfill | Joyce Carol Oates | Literary Roadhouse Ep 130 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:29:35

Sal Wants to Sleep - Serena Johe - Literary Roadhouse Ep 129

8/15/2018
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Discussion Notes: Sal Wants to Sleep Find this week’s story here: Sal Wants to Sleep by Serena Johe Next week’s story: Landfill by Joyce Carol Oates Rated: Clean Language, Discussion of Suicide Gerald, Maya and Anais discuss Sal Wants to Sleep by Serena Johe, a short story about a man named Sal who, as the title suggests,... The post Sal Wants to Sleep | Serena Johe | Literary Roadhouse Ep 129 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:28:18

That Evening Sun | William Faulkner | Literary Roadhouse Ep 128

8/8/2018
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Discussion Notes: That Evening Sun Find this week’s story here: That Evening Sun by William Faulkner Next week’s story: Sal Wants to Sleep by Serena Johe Rated: Explicit (clean language, adult themes) This week the Literary Roadhouse hosts are joined by longtime listener Richard Dennis. He is a retired corporate attorney who now lives and writes in northern... The post That Evening Sun | William Faulkner | Literary Roadhouse Ep 128 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:54:27

William and Mary - Roald Dahl - Literary Roadhouse Ep 127

8/1/2018
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Discussion Notes: William and Mary Find this week’s story here: William and Mary by Roald Dahl Next week’s story: That Evening Sun by William Faulkner Rated: Clean This week Gerald, Rammy and Anais discuss Roald Dahl’s short story “William and Mary.” This story’s unexpected turn toward horror and revenge thrilled all three hosts. In addition to discussing... The post William and Mary | Roald Dahl | Literary Roadhouse Ep 127 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:36:37

Defender of the Faith - Philip Roth - Literary Roadhouse Ep 126

7/25/2018
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Discussion Notes: Defender of the Faith Find this week’s story here: Defender of the Faith by Philip Roth Next week’s story: William and Mary by Roald Dahl Rated: Clean This week the Literary Roadhouse hosts discuss Philip Roth’s short story “Defender of the Faith.” The story succeeded in uniting the hosts’ opinions. The no-frills story captivated Maya,... The post Defender of the Faith | Philip Roth | Literary Roadhouse Ep 126 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:34:58

The Bottle Neck - Hans Christian Andersen - Literary Roadhouse Ep 125

7/18/2018
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Discussion Notes: The Bottle Neck Find this week’s story here: The Bottle Neck by Hans Christian Andersen Next week’s story: Defender of the Faith by Philip Roth Rated: Clean The Literary Roadhouse hosts welcome back Michael La Ronn, who previously came on our show to disc uss Life in Stone, Glass, and Plastic by José Pablo Iriarte... The post The Bottle Neck | Hans Christian Andersen | Literary Roadhouse Ep 125 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:44:12

Carnival Nine - Caroline M. Yoachim - Literary Roadhouse Ep 124

7/11/2018
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Discussion Notes: Carnival Nine Find this week’s story here: Carnival Nine by Caroline M. Yoachim Next week’s story: The Bottle Neck by Hans Christian Andersen Rated: Clean The Literary Roadhouse hosts discuss the short story finalist for the 2017 Nebula Awards and 2018 Hugo Awards, “Carnival Nine” by Caroline M. Yoachim. Breaking with our recent tendency to... The post Carnival Nine | Caroline M. Yoachim | Literary Roadhouse Ep 124 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:32:59

The Proxy Marriage - Maile Meloy - Literary Roadhouse Ep 123

7/4/2018
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Discussion Notes: The Proxy Marriage Find this week’s story here: The Proxy Marriage by Maile Meloy Next week’s story: Carnival 9 by Caroline M. Yoachim Rated: Clean On today’s podcast, we welcome Colette Sartor. She is an award-winning short story author and essayist. Her works have appeared in numerous publications, including The Chicago Tribune, Kenyon Review... The post The Proxy Marriage | Maile Meloy | Literary Roadhouse Ep 123 appeared first on Literary Roadhouse.

Duration:00:42:59