listener essay http://wamc.org en A Listener Essay To Welcome The Spring http://wamc.org/post/listener-essay-welcome-spring <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Martha Holmes is a writer living with four chickens, four cats, two horses, one dog and one husband, in Gallatin, NY.</p><p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:35:00 +0000 Martha Holmes 88136 at http://wamc.org A Listener Essay To Welcome The Spring Listener Essay - Surprise In The Attic http://wamc.org/post/listener-essay-surprise-attic <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>This listener essay is by Jean Bolgatz.</p><p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Jean Bolgatz 87881 at http://wamc.org Listener Essay - Folding Laundry http://wamc.org/post/listener-essay-folding-laundry <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Pamela Ethington is a writer who divides her time between Syracuse, where her home is, and Woodstock, N.Y., where her heart is. Her work has been published in New Millenium Writings. She is a student of author Martha Frankel in Woodstock.</p><p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:25:00 +0000 Pamela Ethington 87353 at http://wamc.org Listener Essay - Folding Laundry President Jimmy Carter Commentary http://wamc.org/post/president-jimmy-carter-commentary <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Helen </span>Desfosses<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is an Instructor in Public Policy at the </span>Osher<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> (pronounced </span>OH-sher<span style="line-height: 1.5;">) Lifelong Learning Institute at George Mason University, Fairfax, VA.</span></p><p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 14:20:00 +0000 Helen Desfosses 87344 at http://wamc.org Listener Essay - Dressing Up, Dressing Down http://wamc.org/post/listener-essay-dressing-dressing-down <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-535191b0c777c-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-535191b0c777c-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="535191b0c777c-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wamc/local-wamc-945403.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Albany, NY – Judith Lechner reminisces about her mother and the import of clothing in her life.</p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:50:00 +0000 27721 at http://wamc.org Listener Essay - My Commitment To Communication http://wamc.org/post/listener-essay-my-commitment-communication <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.judithbarnes.com/Welcome.html" style="line-height: 1.5;">Judith Barnes</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is an educator, entrepreneur, speaker and writer who lives in the Capital Region and has had a national consulting practice in communication for over four decades.</span></p><p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 15:50:00 +0000 Judith Barnes 86275 at http://wamc.org Listener Essay - My Commitment To Communication Listener Essay - Party of One http://wamc.org/post/listener-essay-party-one <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Elisabeth Grace is a semi-retired Clinical Social Worker, writer, birder and gardener who has lived in the United States since 1972, but who has deep roots in England and Scotland.&nbsp; She now shares her home in Columbia County with Cole, a Welsh Corgi whom she trained as a therapy dog, and Molly, a polite, blue-eyed cat.</p><p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 16:40:00 +0000 Elisabeth Grace 73031 at http://wamc.org Listener Essay - Party of One Listener Essay - Planning Ahead http://wamc.org/post/listener-essay-planning-ahead <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.katecohen.net">Kate Cohen</a> is a writer and editor in Albany, NY.</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:30:00 +0000 Kate Cohen 46710 at http://wamc.org Listener Essay - Planning Ahead Listener Essay - Swinging In The Breeze http://wamc.org/post/listener-essay-swinging-breeze <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Steve Lewis is a member of the Sarah Lawrence Writing Institute faculty and freelance writer. He has been published in </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The New York Times</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Washington Post</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">LA Times</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The Christian Science Monitor</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Spirituality and Health</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and a biblically long list of parenting magazines and books (7 kids, 16 grandchildren). He is also a contributing writer for </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Talking Writing Magazine</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 16:50:00 +0000 Steve Lewis 83619 at http://wamc.org Listener Essay - The Magic Hands At The Table http://wamc.org/post/listener-essay-magic-hands-table <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Carol Rudin Hegeman now runs Hegeman Consulting which provides grant writing services, grant writing training and training with a non-exclusive focus on elder care. She was Director of Research at the Foundation for Long Term Care in Albany for more than 30 years and lives in Columbia County.</p><p> Fri, 27 Dec 2013 16:20:00 +0000 Carol Rudin Hegeman 80722 at http://wamc.org