Blue O'Connell describes herself as, "profoundly deaf," and she joins us to talk about her love of music and songwriting... which she pursues despite her loss of hearing.
Kelly Harris lives in Lexington where she does an astonishing number of different things to earn a living.
Essayist Ernie Didot reflects on home movies and the power of nostalgia as presented in Harrisonburg's Super Gr8 Film Festival.
Harrisonburg’s Tim Estep describes himself as a "film maker."
The Judy Chops, whose five members hail from various parts of the Shenandoah Valley, share their eclectic music and love of making that music.
Terry Ward's essay on public art and what impression it can make on visitors --and what constitutes "real" public art. (Virginia's fiberglass apples don't count.)
Stonemason Dana Nelson, a guest of WMRA's The Spark, teases us with just one of his funny Irish stories.
Patricia and Don Lansky each had successful careers before being called to the Ministry… and to each other.
A tribute to Kate Kessler, intrepid teacher, dancer, WMRA contributor and solo hiker of the entire Appalachian Trail. We just heard this week that Kate is in hospice.
Best-selling author, Jonathan Coleman, talks about his collaboration with NBA icon, Jerry West, on West by West, My Charmed, Tormented Life.
Information about Jonathan’s WriterHouse talk on “The Art and Responsibility of Narrative Nonfiction Writing”