114 episodes

Short stories and commentary by writer/storyteller, Shannon Cason.
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    • 4.8 • 774 Ratings

Short stories and commentary by writer/storyteller, Shannon Cason.
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    HS #115 Rent-A-Center

    HS #115 Rent-A-Center

    I spent the summer of 1995 working for Rent-A-Center in Detroit. These are just some of the experiences I endured. 
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    • 29 min
    HS #114 Big & Heavy

    HS #114 Big & Heavy

    A simple story about moving to the eastside of Detroit.
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    • 22 min
    HS #113 Revolver

    HS #113 Revolver

    I love finding new hobbies later in life. I finally make the decision to go purchase my first gun.
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    • 20 min
    HS Special Report - What I've Been Up To

    HS Special Report - What I've Been Up To

    It's been too long, so let me catch you up on my whereabouts and whatsups before I start dropping more storytelling episodes. 2020 - what a year so far!
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    • 10 min
    HS #112 MI Bottle Return

    HS #112 MI Bottle Return

    The bottle return in Michigan is 10 cents. The highest in the country. This high bottle return created a thriving economy for children who could carry bags of bottles to the store for candy, chips, and pop. Here's my story.
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    • 17 min
    HS #111 The Smoke Detector

    HS #111 The Smoke Detector

    Waking early to fix a low-battery smoke detector chirp takes the mind in a bunch of directions.
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    • 15 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
774 Ratings

774 Ratings

Will M.M. ,

Thank you Snap Judgement!!!

I was introduced to this podcast via Snap Judgement, and it has now become my new favorite(don’t tell Glen Washington lol). Shannon, you have the skills to pay the bills, and hopefully, I’ll get to see you live one of these days.
-Will M. from Dunn, NC

Yakyram63 ,

Love!

One of my top 5 favorite podcasts! So GOOD!! Every single episode.♥️

Dyanthis ,

Heh, heh, heh, heh

I love hearing Shannon’s stories from his point of view.
I love his laugh. Sounds a little sneaky.
Glad he’s back for for homemade stories!

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