Check out Episode 32 for an announcement regarding the excellent future of The Townies Podcast!
THE VESSEL written & performed by Judy Fisk Lucas: You’d be hard-pressed to find someone more positive than Miss Judy. Her warmth and compassion are contagious and she takes them everywhere she goes, just in case somebody needs em.
QUIEN SOY written & performed by Arturo: I had the great fortune of meeting Arturo when I did a workshop with the incomparable Mixteco/Indigenous Community Organizing Project in Oxnard. Arturo is a Ventura College student and activist with a huge heart and an excellent wardrobe.
You can find the English translation and the Spanish transcript of Arturo’s piece RIGHT HERE.
A MOMENT OF CHOICE written & performed by Theodora Holt: This fierce mom-of-one can bring a smile to your face on even the worst of days. Theo’s humor and grace are seemingly effortless, leading one to wonder: how does she do it?
WE'RE MEN, REMEMBER? written & performed by Jem Ruf & Luke Hamann: Jem and Luke are Nordhoff High School boys with big ambitions that include college, Hollywood, some good jazz music, and lots of swimming. And these two will be cracking each other up all the way along.
NELL SMITH SURF REPORT tidbit written & performed by Sarah Hartigan
DEDE written & performed by Jem Ruf: Making his debut on the Townies Podcast, Jem is a pensive, goofy and determined high school sophomore with the packed schedule and vocabulary of a 50 year old man.
A BLOOMING ROSA ROJA written & performed by Rosita Lopez: Miss Rosita is a gifted, dedicated and passionate young advocate headed off to college in the Fall. And from there, who knows… Congress maybe? She’s got my vote.
GLOSS written & performed by Ilis Geronimo: Miss Ilis is a super smart, super passionate, super hilarious biology and sustainability nerd with a particularly potent fascination with fungi. She’s fun, guys.
F&*$K THOMAS written & performed by Vanessa Frank: This Stanford graduated immigration lawyer is dedicated to her clients, her writing, social justice, and making sure her son reads every word of the Lord of the Rings trilogy.