Risk! True Tales Boldly ToldMar 08, 2014A live show and podcast that Slate once called "jaw-dropping, hilarious and just plain touching." Hosted by Kevin Allison (The State, Reno 911!, Flight of the Conchords, etc.), it's a show where people tell true stories they never thought they'd dare to share.71 other events on Saturday, March 8
Announcing the winners of our annual short-story contest
That was true again this year, when pieces about a public defender for monsters and Twitter in biblical times won first and second place. Third place went to one of the shortest stories we’ve ever honored (22 words).
Short stories about brainy bunnies, a surly bartender and an opportunistic pooch lead the pack
The bartendress, Shirley, ruled with an iron fist and
a lifelong smoker’s hack. When she and Jack split, she took the truck
and left him the house, unbolting the camper from the truck bed and
driving away while Jack slept inside.