Shel We Read a Poem

Russ and Lauren read through Shel Silverstein’s Where the Sidewalk Ends and what the poems mean to aging Millennials during a pandemic.


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Russ Tribble

Russ Tribble is a good ol’ nerdy Dallas boy now living in Vancouver, BC. He holds an MFA in Creative Writing for no good reason at all and currently works as a multimedia designer for an educational software company.

Russ moonlights as the co-host of two podcasts—Shel We Read a Poem, and Hey James, Watch This!

Lauren Hudgins

Lauren Hudgins earned her MA in Publishing and her MFA in Creative Nonfiction from Portland State University in 2014. Living car-free, she bikes about the gloom of the rainy Pacific Northwest to keep her endorphins flowing. Unlike Russ, this is the only podcast she started during the pandemic.

Episode 48: If I Had a Brontosaurus, Colors Shel We Read a Poem?

BrontosaurusAnkylosaurus is the bestAggressive secularism NFT scamsRomance scamsCryptoRomColorsOrgansColors of organsVestigial organs Dating simsMonster girlsTranscript for this episode:
  1. Episode 48: If I Had a Brontosaurus, Colors
  2. Episode 47: Magical Eraser, Warning
  3. Episode 46: Santa and the Reindeer, Benjamin Bunnn
  4. Episode 45 (Bonus): Shel We Hear Some Outtakes?
  5. Episode 44: Running Giraffe, Thumbs
  6. Episode 43: Hat, Captain Hook
  7. Episode 42: Standing, Love
  8. Episode 41: With His Mouth Full of Food, Rudy Felsh, I Won't Hatch!
  9. Episode 40: I Must Remember, What's in the Sack?
  10. Episode 39: Invisible Boy, The Toucan
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