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Travel back in time to remember the good, bad, and awkward parts of growing up. Recorded live on stage, adults share the weird and wonderful things they wrote as children and teens. Embarrassing, moving, and hilarious, these readings are powerful reminders of who we used to be. The Guardian says "it has much charm," while Splitsider describes GRTTWaK as "equal parts cringe-worthy and cathartic."
RIYL: RISK!, The Moth, Mortified, My Teenage Diary, True Story

Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids Dan Misener

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9, 959 Ratings

Travel back in time to remember the good, bad, and awkward parts of growing up. Recorded live on stage, adults share the weird and wonderful things they wrote as children and teens. Embarrassing, moving, and hilarious, these readings are powerful reminders of who we used to be. The Guardian says "it has much charm," while Splitsider describes GRTTWaK as "equal parts cringe-worthy and cathartic."
RIYL: RISK!, The Moth, Mortified, My Teenage Diary, True Story

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4.9 out of 5
959 Ratings

959 Ratings

allnicknamesnicked ,

i was looking for non-political humour and this cured me

people whose kid selves picked the literary nugget of a situation. i love this

20Ruth😘 ,

I love this!!!

Sooooooooooooo many amazing stories and lessons for the next generation! I’m 11 years old and I’ve learned soooooooooo much from this podcast!

evkim-A ,

Hilarious

It’s so funny listening to this I look forward to the podcast every week.😍😝🥰😸

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