listener essay

The Roundtable
10:35 am
Fri December 12, 2014

Listener Essay - It's Over!

  Barbara Redfield lives in Big Indian, NY.   She is a teacher, writer and artist.

It's Over!

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The Roundtable
11:50 am
Thu December 4, 2014

Listener Essay - Desperately Seeking The White Bearded Whale Of Rhinebeck

  Jackie Mercurio lives with her husband, five children, and black Lab in New York. She was recently named Winner of the Good Housekeeping Memoir Contest (2014). Her website is www.jackiemercurio.com

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The Roundtable
11:50 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Listener Essay - Thanksgiving Conversations

  Diane Cameron is a public intellectual who writes and speaks about her private life with courage, compassion and humor from the Albany, NY area.

Commentary & Opinion
3:53 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

Listener Essay By Jim Crowe

Today's listener essay comes from Jim Crowe.

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The Roundtable
11:50 am
Tue November 11, 2014

Listener Essay - And Also Our Thanks

  And Also Our Thanks

One Sunday in Paris with my friends Garry and Martine, we searched for the remains of the old Bastille. What’s left of this fortress today is a few foundation stones, forming an outline of the building in Paris’s cobbled streets. Despite connotations of revolution and war, the Bastille really isn’t all that big.

In no time we had rounded the block to find ourselves in front of a pharmacy. I quickly went in to buy something. I walked out to find my friends talking with an older gentleman on his way to the market. As I was introduced, he asked if I was an American.

“Je suis Américain” I replied in my cobbled-together French.

Then he thanked me for saving France.

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The Roundtable
11:35 am
Fri October 31, 2014

Listener Essay - All Hallow's Eve

  Susan Comenzo is a life long resident of the Capital Region.

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The Roundtable
11:50 am
Tue October 28, 2014

Listener Essay - Bob Dylan And The Aurora Borealis

    Carole Owens is a writer living in Stockbridge, MA.

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The Roundtable
11:50 am
Thu October 23, 2014

Listener Essay - Domestic Violence Awareness

  Kathryn Allen is a communications consultant and writer who lives in Menands.

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The Roundtable
11:50 am
Wed October 22, 2014

Listener Essay - The Call

  Kathy Cohen lives in Guilderland, NY. She is a retired teacher's assistant from Albany High School. She is also a memoir writer, storyteller, and visual artist.

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The Roundtable
11:50 am
Tue September 30, 2014

Listener Essay - Apples

  Anne Decker’s essays and observational humor have appeared locally in newspapers and magazines and on public radio. More of her work may be seen at www.ahdecker.com.

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