Matt Dicks tells his story of gathering courage at Thanksgiving to stand up to his girlfriend's tough-as-nails dad on "Stories from the Stage: Holiday Horror."

Holiday Horror

Cyndi Freeman becomes one of Santa's elves and uncovers a gruesome reality; Ekhlas Ahmed faces hunger as calamity creates a long Ramadan fast; Matt Dicks gathers his courage at Thanksgiving to stand up to his girlfriend's tough-as-nails dad.

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Loves Me, Loves Me Not

Is there anything more fickle than the human heart in love? Joe Pagliuca's surprise marriage proposal turns to be more unexpected than planned; Lauren Wojtkun's broken heart is held together by one hundred women in rural Colorado; Aaron Wolfe faces his fear of adventure to embrace his wife's spirit.

Road Trip

Road Trip! On the highway where anything can happen, take a ride on a journey that changed everything. Melissa Ferrick tells us about the night she opened for Bob Dylan; Suzanne Ketchum Adams drives home with a feisty ram; and Akshobh Giridharadas discovers hospitality and humanity in the wilderness.

In The Dog House

Paying tribute to our canine companions. Robin Gelfenbien puts it all on the line for her dream job: a gig on the Oscar Mayer® Weinermobile; the love of two dogs enriches Lina Coral’s life after she is left blind; and Ron Goldman comes to understand a tragedy through the loss of his dog.

Uh-Oh

“It seemed like a good idea at the time...” Paul Doncaster fears for his job at Polaroid after posting a saucy FAQ; Ken Green and his three friends discover that staging a public fight can have hair-raising consequences; and Bruce Marcus reveals the thrills — and the ultimate downside — of a teenage shoplifting spree. 

Wanderlust