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Living Out Loud - September 30, 2011 - Part 1Sep 30, 2011 | 24:58Living Out Loud September 30, 2011 - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud September 30, 2011 - Part 1 Sep 30, 2011 | 24:58In the 1940's and 50's Alan and Blanche Lund danced their way around the world in spite of the dangers of war and the onset of polio; "Keeping love alive"; David Burga believes dancing can help create a successful marriage because he's seen his parents' passion for that sexy dance, the tango.
Living Out Loud - September 30, 2011 - Part 2Sep 30, 2011 | 27:28Living Out Loud September 30, 2011 - Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud September 30, 2011 - Part 2 Sep 30, 2011 | 27:28What does it feel like for a prima ballerina to take her final bow and hear the applause fade away forever? lizabeth Perry steps out of the role of farmer's wife and into the spotlight as "Alicia" the belly dancer. Tim Ma's story of competitive ballroom dancing is one of "so near and yet so far."
Living Out Loud - September 23, 2011 - Part 2Sep 23, 2011 | 27:28Living Out Loud September 23, 2011 - Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud September 23, 2011 - Part 2 Sep 23, 2011 | 27:28A group of eight year olds roam around their school to investigate its many mysteries. "The girls club" is a group of nine year olds get together to learn useful skills and talk about life! "A nutty tale", a child describes life with dangerous food allergies.
Living Out Loud - September 23, 2011 - Part 1Sep 23, 2011 | 24:58Living Out Loud September 23, 2011 - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud September 23, 2011 - Part 1 Sep 23, 2011 | 24:58A gentle four year old boy equips two imaginary playmates with swords and shields to help him do violent battle with the forces of evil. PLUS; "The magic of fallen teeth"; when kids lose their baby teeth adults call it a "rite of passage", the kids call it "the tooth fairy".
Living Out Loud - September 16, 2011 - Part 1Sep 16, 2011 | 24:58Living Out Loud September 16, 2011 - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud September 16, 2011 - Part 1 Sep 16, 2011 | 24:58A young mother leaves her one year old for the first time with her father to go on a road trip with girlfriends. PLUS How much freedom did you have when you were ten? A story of a 'helicopter parent' and a shrinking 'roaming circle'.
Living Out Loud - September 16, 2011 - Part 2Sep 16, 2011 | 27:28Living Out Loud September 16, 2011 - Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud September 16, 2011 - Part 2 Sep 16, 2011 | 27:28Is the sound of an "empty nest", full of sad echoes of the past or an exciting new space emerging? PLUS "Jessie's last days". When Diane Wells' friend Jesse died, Diane and a group of friends took care of Jesse's body themselves.
Living Out Loud - September 9, 2011 - Part 1Sep 9, 2011 | 24:58Living Out Loud September 9, 2011 - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud September 9, 2011 - Part 1 Sep 9, 2011 | 24:58The student teacher and the kid who wouldn't stop talking; life at a tough inner city school. PLUS "The apple is red"; a child's first day at school.
Living Out Loud - September 9, 2011 - Part 2Sep 9, 2011 | 27:27Living Out Loud September 9, 2011 - Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud September 9, 2011 - Part 2 Sep 9, 2011 | 27:27Love and lust in a school library; excitement and embarrassment at high school reunions PLUS the drama of a high school romance, a story of friendship and betrayal.
Living Out Loud - June 24, 2011 - Part 1Jun 24, 2011 | 24:58Living Out Loud June 24, 2011 - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud June 24, 2011 - Part 1 Jun 24, 2011 | 24:58"I wasn't an activist before G20 but they've made me an activist now." Tommy Taylor describes how he was peacefully protesting at last year's summit in Toronto, then arrested and taken to a makeshift detention centre.
Living Out Loud - June 24, 2011 - Part 2Jun 24, 2011 | 27:28Living Out Loud June 24, 2011 - Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud June 24, 2011 - Part 2 Jun 24, 2011 | 27:28"My heart broke, I mean this is my country." Tommy Taylor describes being held in a crowded cage, begging police for food, water and medical attention and after 24 hours released without charge or apology.
Living Out Loud - June 17, 2011 - Part 2Jun 17, 2011 | 27:28Living Out Loud June 17, 2011 - Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud June 17, 2011 - Part 2 Jun 17, 2011 | 27:28A father and a daughter go fishing but what they hope to catch is a break from years of tension and hurt feelings. Plus "The "Big Trout"; in the North West Territories there are deep lakes and huge fish, creatures of myth and mystery.
Living Out Loud - June 17, 2011 - Part 1Jun 17, 2011 | 24:58Living Out Loud June 17, 2011 - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud June 17, 2011 - Part 1 Jun 17, 2011 | 24:58A boy goes fishing with his father and gets hooked on his dad's far fetched fishing stories! A sea captain dies suddenly leaving his young wife to grieve the loss of her love
Living Out Loud - June 10, 2011 - Part 1Jun 10, 2011 | 24:58Living Out Loud June 10, 2011 - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud June 10, 2011 - Part 1 Jun 10, 2011 | 24:58Anna Bonokowski knew her Uncle Dan died in the second world war but when she saw his 1941 flight log book a long lost uncle "came back to life"; Plus "Alfred and Isabel", a "Romeo and Juliet" story told through the love letters that kept the flame alive for 25 years.
Living Out Loud - June 10, 2011 - Part 2Jun 10, 2011 | 27:28Living Out Loud June 10, 2011 - Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud June 10, 2011 - Part 2 Jun 10, 2011 | 27:28"Love triangle suspected in fatal shooting"; Cameron Tiesma read that story and realised his highschool girlfriend had been murdered. Plus a birth father and his adopted son, separated for years, are reunited thanks to their love of music.
Living Out Loud - June 3, 2011 - Part 1Jun 3, 2011 | 24:58Living Out Loud June 3, 2011 - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud June 3, 2011 - Part 1 Jun 3, 2011 | 24:58Katie Alton's 94 year old great aunt Joan has twinkling eyes, a beautiful singing voice and a rock solid Christian belief. Plus a candid account of a young woman's loss of belief in the church that was her spiritual home.

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