Full episode 256: Living Without (2004) Act Four Tin Man Transcript Sometimes it's hard to figure out if you're doing something of your own choice or because someone wants you to do it. Actor Matt Malloy reads "Guilt," a short story by Judith Budnitz. ByMatt Malloy More in FamilyView all 814: Parents Are People Nov. 10, 2023 Act Three: Ride or Die There are many kids who do not gradually discover that grown ups don’t have a handle on everything. These kids already know. 811: The One Place I Can’t Go Sept. 29, 2023 Act One: I Coulda Grown Big in Japan Comedian Atsuko Okatsuka moved suddenly from Japan to the U.S. when she was eight years old, and has long joked that it was because her grandmother kidnapped her from her dad. 807: Eight Fights Aug. 4, 2023 Fight #2: Who Is Russian? And Who Is Ukrainian? Nadia and Karen have been arguing over Russian-ness since they needed to pick a school for Luka. More by Matt MalloyView all 653: Crime Scene (2018) Aug. 3, 2018 Act Two: What Police Cannot Do Actor Matt Malloy reads a short story by Aimee Bender, from her book “The Girl in the Flammable Skirt," about what can be and cannot be recovered from a crime scene, or from anywhere. 446: Living Without (2011) Sept. 16, 2011 Act Four: Tin Man Sometimes it's hard to figure out if you're doing something of your own choice or because someone wants you to do it. 404: Enemy Camp (2010) Apr. 2, 2010 Act Four: Sleeping With The Enemy A short story, "Fatso," by Etgar Keret from his collection "The Bus Driver Who Wanted To Be God." A woman reveals to her boyfriend that she's not always what she seems, especially at night.