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  • Andrew Shelffo looks back on his life as a runner and notices how his attitude affects his pace.
  • Sarah Wisby takes a good look back at what the color black represented in her punk adolescence.
  • Liz Varney is a social worker who takes some time to look back on what a particular case meant in her career.
  • A sweet first kiss turns sour as Lauren Crigler gets a lesson on the different ways boys and girls get treated in middle school.
  • On this week’s Summer Shorts story from NEPM, Matthew Dicks gets some electrical encouragement to think through his new living situation.
  • Laura Porter tells us about a miracle that came out of a great adventure on this week’s Valley Voices Summer Shorts podcast.
  • This time on NEPM’s Summer Shorts Podcast, Earl Miller leads us on a journey from “just a job” to “a career with heart”
  • In this week's Summer Shorts podcast from NEPM, Nina Brand dusts an old trophy and finds herself more interested in the people who helped her win it.
  • Another personal reflection comes your way this week - Mireille Bejjani is our Summer Shorts storyteller, with her thoughts about moving to Western Massachusetts and getting comfortable.
  • NEPM's Summer Shorts stories are often touching or funny or suspenseful. But Matty Adams delivers the only story you're ever going to hear about Barbarella and birds!