Date: November 2015
Duration: 0 hours 19 minutes
Ryan W. Bradley takes listeners into the world of blue-collar Alaska, reflecting on all that is unique about the rough and untamed state while touching on the basic truths about what it means to be human. In “Like Swimming,” an aging construction worker copes with memory issues and his own mortality while showing a newcomer the ropes.
“Ryan W. Bradley’s stories grab you by the balls and don’t let go.”—Bonnie Jo Campbell, National Book Award–nominated author