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

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

    The Redeemed

    The Redeemed

    A poem by Baltimore poet Kathy Mangan, from her book Taproot, published by Passager Books in 2019.

    • 3 min
    After Vacationing in Maine

    After Vacationing in Maine

    Two poems by Vermont poet Jean L. Connor, from her book A Cartography of Peace, published by Passager Books in 2005.

    • 4 min
    The Chugalug King Goes Down the Road

    The Chugalug King Goes Down the Road

    Excerpts from Baltimore writer Andrew Brown, from his book The Chugalug King & Other Stories, published by Passager Books in 2016.

    • 4 min
    Pygmalion and Galatea

    Pygmalion and Galatea

    A poem by Washington, DC poet Sarah Yerkes, from her book Days of Blue and Flame, published by Passager Books in 2019.

    • 5 min
    In the Fields

    In the Fields

    A poem by Indiana writer Gilbert Arzola, from his book Prayers of Little Consequence, published by Passager Books in 2020.

    • 3 min
    How I Got to College

    How I Got to College

    Excerpt of a memoir by Virginia writer Joyce Abell, from her book Prickly Roses, published by Passager Books in 2017.

    • 4 min

Customer Reviews

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9 Ratings

profedonmemo ,

lovely

i particularly enjoyed “in the fields” both the poem and jon shorr’s reading of it.

Menschmedia ,

Pleasure to hear this wonderful voice reading great poetry.

I eagerly wait for Tuesdays to hear the terrific poetry read so intensely. Keep it going!

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