1. Jim Shepard’s latest short story collection, "You Think That’s Bad,” features a diverse array of protagonists and subjects. Shepard explains why he tries to write what he specifically doesn’t know — instead of what he does — on today’s Fresh Air. 
TdoubleB note: As you alllll know, I’m tumbling for Mel while she’s off sipping fruity drinks with little umbrellas stuck in them. I have no idea who Jim Shepard is or what this book is about BUT I urge you to listen because if Fresh Air is talking to him, then by janky this fella must be interesting. They talk to all the cool folks. View in High-Res

    Jim Shepard’s latest short story collection, "You Think That’s Bad,” features a diverse array of protagonists and subjects. Shepard explains why he tries to write what he specifically doesn’t know — instead of what he does — on today’s Fresh Air.

    TdoubleB note: As you alllll know, I’m tumbling for Mel while she’s off sipping fruity drinks with little umbrellas stuck in them. I have no idea who Jim Shepard is or what this book is about BUT I urge you to listen because if Fresh Air is talking to him, then by janky this fella must be interesting. They talk to all the cool folks.

  2. fiction

    authors

    fresh air

    public radio

    NPR