David Oppegaard contributes a new story for the Halloween-themed edition of our monthly literary podcast.
October 17, 2013

Pumpkin emptying (var. “Cinderella”) from Sixteen Studies from Vegetable Locomotion, black and white photograph, 1975. Courtesy of the Walker Art Center.

Photo (c) Nathan Jorgenson

Photo courtesy of the author

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ABOUT THE PODCAST: You Are Hear is a literary podcast production of Each monthly edition will feature new, original work by a Minnesota writer or two. The show is available on our site, of course, but also's Audioboo page (for ease of sharing and downloading). Stories, poems, humor pieces, spoken word performances and whatever else talented folks can do with nouns and verbs - all presented in downloadable audio form for you to enjoy when and where you choose. It's like a dozen free little books to put in your ears.

ABOUT THE HOST: Brian Beatty has published his jokes, poems and short stories in a variety of print and online publications. He's performed comedy all over the Twin Cities. Brian's humor chapbook DUCK! was published in 2009.  



David Oppegaard is the author of the Bram Stoker-nominated The Suicide Collectors (St. Martin’s Press) and Wormwood, Nevada (St. Martin’s Press) and The Ragged Mountains (eBook).  David’s work is a blend of science fiction, literary fiction, horror, and dark fantasy.  He holds an M.F.A. in Writing from Hamline University and a B.A. in English from St. Olaf College.  You can visit his website at


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