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6-minute Stories

Everybody loves a good story
Listen to these 6-minute stories
from both new voices and experienced writers
from the Personal Story Publishing Project anthologies:
Bearing Up (2018) and Exploring (2019).
Copies of both books available here.
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"The Farm Summer" by Susan Proctor

A tree and a bull foster lingering life lessons from a city-girl’s summer on a farm.


Susan Proctor is a native of Charlotte, North Carolina. During her sales & marketing career, she wrote persuasive copy in both corporate and non-profit arenas, to encourage buying, contributing, and volunteering. An active member of Charlotte Writers Club, she won recognition as a frequent contributor. In addition, her work has appeared in literary journals including Jewish Values On-Line and Lilith magazine. Her story, “My Mensch,” appeared in the 2018 Personal Essay Publishing Project Bearing Up.

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