The Streetwise Cycle
By Bronwyn Mauldin
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The Streetwise Cycle is a series of nine interconnected stories about people living unexpectedly interconnected lives on the streets of Los Angeles. It's a view of the city, as seen by the people who sleep on its streets. There are nine stories in all, each of them exactly 999 words long. The podcast is available in three episodes, each containing three stories. To read the stories or see a map of where they take place, visit StreetwiseCycle.com. Author Cheryl Klein calls The Streetwise Cycle "perfectly internet-sized stories of interconnected Angelenos." --Bronwyn Mauldin is the author of The Streetwise Cycle and creator of GuerrillaReads, the online video literary magazine. Bronwyn's writing has appeared in CellStories, The Battered Suitcase, Blithe House Quarterly and Clamor magazine.
||CleanStreetwiseCycle-01||Episode 1 of The Streetwise Cycle, containing the first three stories: 1) In Motion, 2) Cash Money, 3) Breakfast. In this episode, an earthquake devastates a family, a homeless man faces a moral dilemma, and a lost son searches for a father.||3 8 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStreetwiseCycle-02||Episode 2 of The Streetwise Cycle, containing the next three stories: 4) Christmas, 5) Dance!, and 6) Freeway. In this episode, Pops does a little involuntary recycling, signs and portents bring two men together, and the state transportation authority ta||3 8 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStreetwiseCycle-03||Episode 3 of The Streetwise Cycle, containing the final three stories: 7) Fortune 500, 8) Shelter, and 9) Transit. In this episode, a man prepares for a high-stakes job interview, a church lady finds a new place in life, and the cycle is complete when a||3 8 2010||Free||View in iTunes|