Episode 19: The Everyday People and Twist Endings of O. Henry

Artist, author, one-time shepherd, widower, convicted embezzler…O. Henry was a lot of things, and his stories are an illustration of how everyday people can get themselves into – and sometimes out of – extraordinary jams. Don’t miss the wit and unpredictability of William Porter/O. Henry in this week’s episode of Stories of Yore and Yours, featuring “The Cop and the Anthem” and “A Retrieved Reformation,” by O. Henry!



0:00 – Let’s get the party started right


3:42 – Intro to O. Henry and this week’s stories


10:20 – “The Cop and the Anthem”


23:16 – “A Retrieved Reformation”


38:36 – Afterword/Closing the Show


39:10 – What’s coming next week? See you then!


This week’s podcast partner: Mythical


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