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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The Moth Radio Hour: Around The World

November 12th, 2019

In this hour, stories from across the globe. From a secret in Kampala to ire in the air over Beijing, and the fear and hope both inherent in immigration,… Go to Episode

Veterans Day 2019: Rick Carrier

November 8th, 2019

This week, we're honoring all of our veterans with a story from renaissance man, Rick Carrier, who tells us what it was like to be in the Army in the… Go to Episode

Live from NYC: Adoption, a Plane Crash and a Busload of Lutherans

November 5th, 2019

A special live edition of The Moth recorded at The Players Club in New York City. A professional who works with adoption services details the personal… Go to Episode

All Hallows' Eve: Nelson Lugo & Phil Plait

November 1st, 2019

This week, we're celebrating the many faces and names of the spookiest time of the year with stories that make us question our world view. Dame Wilburn… Go to Episode