While we’re on the subject of flying, we’ll take a moment to listen to guitarist Rosalia Rios. She makes homemade instruments that capture the feeling of flight. This comes from The Third Coast International Audio Festival.
Radio producer Sean Cole is a poet (and he knows what you think of poets). One night, drunk and stumbling along the Hudson River with his friend Malissa O’Donnell, he discovered a monument to two of his poetry heroes. See more photos here.