The Moth Podcast


The Moth features people telling true, engaging, funny, touching and eye-opening stories from their lives. Hailed as "New York's hottest and hippest literary ticket" by the Wall Street Journal, The Moth has been producing sold-out storytelling shows for over ten years. Stories are told without notes to a live audience by a wide range of people. The best have been captured here. For more information about our programs, live events, and CD's for sale, go to The podcast is updated on Mondays.

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Title: Jon Ronson & Micah Truran

Jon Ronson & Micah Truran

November 10th, 2015

Stories about Identity: Jon battles a Twitterbot that is using his name and his photo, and Micah’s lucky red tie leads to a revealing encounter… Go to Episode

The Moth Radio Hour: Hand Transplant, DNA, and a Backwards Heart

November 3rd, 2015

An astrophysicist discovers wild parallels in her research and romantic life, a surgeon details his involvement in one of the world’s first-ever… Go to Episode

Kimya Dawson & Kevin Haas: Halloween Stories

October 27th, 2015

It’s The Moth Podcast Halloween Special! A young woman working at a haunted maze encounters a pop star and workers at a bar are confronted by a… Go to Episode

The Moth Radio Hour: Red Sox, Jerusalem, and Coming Home

October 20th, 2015

A father bonds with his son over baseball, a boy realizes that his single father is not a superhero, a worker at a community center has a knife pulled… Go to Episode