The Long Grass
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 “The Long Grass,” a young man struggles with the expectations of becoming a man and receiving his father’s approval.
“Ryan W. Bradley’s stories grab you by the balls and don’t let go.”—Bonnie Jo Campbell, National Book Award–nominated author