Author Ron Rash reads his short story "Something Rich and Strange," from his new collection, "Nothing Gold Can Stay." It is set along the banks and under the rushing water of a river along the border of Georgia and South Carolina.
Bach: Chromatic Fantasia & Fugue in D Minor, BMV 903 Fugue performed by Maria Tipo
Tomie DePaola's books have won reams of awards, including two top literary nods for children. Tomie has also published a book for adults, called "Christmas Memories." The book includes holiday memories from his storied life - suburban childhood, bohemian art school, and cloistered monastery. Listen in as Dick Gordon and Tomie talk of Christmases past, and play holiday music from 1940's crooners to Gregorian chants.