Burning Brigh‪t‬

Hosted ByJon Shorr

Passager’s weekly podcast, presenting poetry and prose by writers over 50. Hosted by Jon Shorr.


All Episodes

Remembering Life in Mexico

Two poems from Georgia poet Diana Anhalt, from her book Because There Is No Return, published by Passager Books in 2015. Support the show (https://www.passagerbooks.com/donate/)

An Interpretation of Dreams

Excerpts of a short story by Baltimore writer Stephen Dixon from the 2016 PassagerOpen Issue. Support the show (https://www.passagerbooks.com/donate/)

The Approximate Weight of My Responsibility

Two poems by Cape Cod poet Wilderness Sarchild, from her book Old Women Talking, published by Passager Books in 2017. Support the show (https://www.passagerbooks.com/donate/)

The Last Act

Two poems by D.C. poet Henry Morgenthau III from his book, A Sunday in Purgatory, published by Passager Books in 2016. Support the show (https://www.passagerbooks.com/donate/)

Holding On

Excerpts of a memoir by Massachusetts writer Lynette Benton from the 2020 PassagerOpen Issue. Support the show (https://www.passagerbooks.com/donate/)

Insomnia

A poem by Baltimore native Moira Egan, from her book Hot Flash Sonnets, published by Passager Books in 2014. Support the show (https://www.passagerbooks.com/donate/)

Persecution

Excerpt of a memoir by Chinese-American writer Roy Cheng Tsung, from his book Beyond Lowu Bridge, published by Passager Books in 2014. Support the show (https://www.passagerbooks.com/donate/)

Lyric Compression

Two poems by Baltimore poets Joseph Harrison (2020 Passager Open Issue) and Fay Ashby (2019 Passager Poetry Contest). Support the show (https://www.passagerbooks.com/donate/)

Eye Openers

Excerpt of a memoir by New York writer Nancy Davidoff Kelton, from her book Finding Mr. Rightstein, published by Passager Books in 2016. Support the show (https://www.passagerbooks.com/donate/)

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