We hear from writer John Irving who also knows his way around a good wrestling move. He competed in high school and later coached. He says wrestling and writing both require discipline. This feature comes from Shaul Schwarz and Time’s LightBox blog.
Chloe Doutre-Roussel is a world-renowned chocolate taster.
A composer who uses math to create unique musical "portraits" of internet users.
Leonard Cohen's son, Adam Cohen has a new album. One microphone and one guitair -- all voice and story.
Sharon Olds reads her poem about her mother picking crabs for the family.
The Story ends the four-day series with a short musical about Studs.
A story from Roman Mars and Sam Greenspan of 99% Invisible.
Dick explores traditional plena music with saxophonist Miguel Zenon, who has been hearing and playing it his whole life.
Charles Bernstein reads his poem "In Particular."
Host Dick Gordon speaks with Benoit Rolland about making bows for violin, viola and cello.
Dick talks to a man living near Colorado’s Waldo Canyon, where a wildfire has burned more than 24 square miles.
Fiona Fairhurst modeled a swimsuit after sharks’ skin, and it helped swimmers shatter records at the 2000 Olympics.
A coach who helped a boy from West Chicago become an Olympic wrestler.
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