By Satori Shakoor
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Real people, True Stories, Recorded Live
||Clean10. The Prequel||Redemption after the depths of despair.||12/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean09. A Magical Woman||A daughter recounts the painful, yet whimsical struggles of growing up in a home afflicted with mental illness.||11/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean08. Boiler Room Girls||Vanessa Boyd tells a story of "How a boiler room operator learned to rescue herself."||11/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean07. Hard-Won Wisdom||Ethriam Brammer takes us back into his childhood to unravel memories of his father.||11/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean06. Writing My Wrongs||Transformation amidst poverty, violence, fear, and hopelessness.||10/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean05. #WageLove||Two interecting stories about Detroiters' ongoing water struggle and the late activist Charity Hick.||10/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean04. Step'-ping into Motherhood||Detroiter Monica Sholar weaves a hilarious and heartfelt tale about her decision to become a step-mom.||9/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean03. If I Can Get Through This||A harrowing tale of a wife and mother and her courageous decision to walk away from her marriage.||9/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean02. 69 Year-Old Mama's Boy||[24:03] A masterful storyteller, Dwight Stackhouse chronicles his relationship with his mother and how her death sent him into a decades long tailspin of drugs, depression, and eventually, redemption.||8/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean01. My Brother's Keeper||[14:19] Satori Shakoor revisits her childhood and takes us into her complicated relationship with her brother, Billy Ray. After many years of estrangement Satori discovers they are two sides of the same coin.||8/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean00. Twisted Storytellers Trailer||Welcome to Twisted Storytellers||8/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Fantastic New Show
What a smart, funny, engrossing show, rich with textured, emotional storytelling. Looking forward to future episodes!
I have attended the actual storytelling series at Charles H. Wright museum and I am thrilled to find the podcast. These stories are life-changing!
I am SO happy I found you here!!!
I have been to several shows but it's been a while. As I see the email notices come through I often wish I could hear the stories even if I couldn't make it there AND my prayers have been answered! Thank you-thank you-thank you!