Jim Shepard at One Story Ball

Jim Shepard will be honored as the 2016 Mentor of the Year at the One Stor’s Literary Debutante Ball.  Tickets are still available if you want to attend and support this wonderful organization.  For more information, please click here.

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Jim Shepard Featured on Selected Shorts


Too Late

Guest host Wyatt Cenac presents a program of stories about drastic solutions and last chances. Master fantasist Steven Millhauser imagines the world covered by a gigantic plastic sphere in “The Dome,” read by Alec Baldwin. Jim Shepard takes us to the greatest recorded natural disaster in history in “Cretan Love Song,” read by Joe Morton, and Mr. Potato Head is not your friend in Nicholson Baker’s “Subsoil,” read by Thomas Gibson.

Click here to listen.  Jim’s story can be heard during the first half hour.