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Civic Soapbox
4:45 pm
Fri December 10, 2010

What does it mean to be educated?

Afton, VA – Katrien Vance teaches seventh and eighth graders at North Branch School.

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Civic Soapbox
5:21 pm
Fri December 3, 2010

The Cruelty of Factory Farming

Harrisonburg, VA – Justin Van Kleeck is a writer and editor who lives in Harrisonburg.

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WMRA News
12:06 pm
Tue November 23, 2010

David Isay and the National Day of Listening

Short Short Story Contest
2:03 pm
Mon November 22, 2010

Crows

Harrisonburg,VA – Crows

A flock of crows roosted over the eaves of my grandfather's barn. If I hadn't known any better, I would have thought they were working in shifts; there always seemed to be five of them there, running their yellowed beaks through their oily feathers, cawing insistently.

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Civic Soapbox
4:56 pm
Fri November 19, 2010

Concerns About Martha Woodroof's (and Your) Bottle of Water

Staunton, VA – Martha Dudley lives in Staunton.

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WMRA News
4:40 pm
Thu November 18, 2010

Behind Belief

Harrisonburg, VA – Earlier this week, researchers from James Madison University and the College of William and Mary appeared on WMRA's Virginia Insight to reveal what they've been discovering about how people come to believe what they believe.

Listen to Virginia Insight - Where Does Belief Come From

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Short Short Story Contest
11:44 am
Thu November 18, 2010

9th Grade Diversity Workshop

Richmond, VA – Mr. Kannemeyer is a teacher and a poet, and the short short story genre appealed to him because of its crispness and its briskness... the snapshot momentariness of it.

9th Grade Diversity Workshop was inspired by a few lines left on Mr. Kannemeyer's classroom whiteboard.

9th Grade Diversity Workshop Report, by Casey, Martha P., Martha V., & Josephine

Q1. 8 ways our group is alike

~ We like boys.

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Short Short Story Contest
2:17 pm
Mon November 15, 2010

Sunday at Walmart

Luray, VA – Mr. Greer wrote this third place winning story after spending a Sunday morning at the Walmart in Luray, watching the people there.

- Sunday at Walmart -

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Civic Soapbox
4:53 pm
Fri November 12, 2010

Power Surges

Harrisonburg, VA – Elisabeth Gumnior teaches Writing and Rhetoric at James Madison University.

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Short Short Story Contest
2:28 pm
Thu November 11, 2010

Music Lessons

Harrisonburg, VA – Judge Scott Simon ranked Dr. Ming Ivory's story fourth among the many entries in WMRA's Short, Short Story Contest.

- Music Lessons -

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