We tell ourselves stories in order to live . . . we live entirely,
especially if we are writers, by the imposition of a narrative
line upon disparate images, by the “ideas” with which we have
learned to freeze the shifting phantasmagoria which is our actual

–Joan Didion

Man is excellently made, and eagerly lives the kind of life that
is being lived.

–Mikhail Zoshchenko

Life is bizarre and pointless, hilarious and tragic and dull. The only
thing that makes sense of it is putting the events in order and
explaining what happened and why.

Life Stories is where to tell YOUR story. How did you happen? What
singular chain of events brought the mewling, puking infant that you once
were to become the person who is reading these words right now? How did
you get here? Come explain it.

Hosted by: Renshin Bunce (renshin) and Scott Underwood (esau)

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