February 11th, 2015
Episode 24 of 156 episodes
Guest host Jane Kaczmarek presents a program of stories in which things don’t quite work out as planned. Three are by humorist BJ Novak. He reads his “All You Have to Do;” Allison Williams reads “Missed Connection,” and Novak, Aasif Mandvi, and Williams read “Closure.” In Miranda July’s “Roy Spivey,” read by Amy Ryan, a shy woman attracts a celebrity, and another shy woman yearns for happiness in James Joyce’s “Eveline,” read by Kelli O’Hara.
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.