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: The Moth Radio Hour: Knowing How and When to Fight

The Moth Radio Hour: GrandSLAMs: Life and Death

June 5th, 2018

In today’s hour, GrandSLAM stories from around the country: a subway altercation, a child’s view on love and war, an awkward first-year teacher, a… Go to Episode

David Coven, Terin Dickerson, and David Lepelstat

June 8th, 2018

David Coven hears a poem that sticks with him for life. Terin Dickerson nurtures his art through a living canvas. David Lepelstat is convinced of his… Go to Episode

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

June 12th, 2018

A special live edition of The Moth's collaboration with The World Science Festival. An astrophysicist discovers wild parallels in her research and romantic… Go to Episode

New Pride: Jill McDonough, Owen Lewis, and Bethany Cintron

June 15th, 2018

To celebrate Pride Month, we hear from three storytellers embarking on each of their new lives. Jill McDonough meets the girl at the rock show. Owen Lewis… Go to Episode