A lot can happen in 7 minutes...

Storyteller Aaron Calafato uses 7 minute vignettes to share his memories, explore his psyche and attempt to make sense of the world.

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The Cherry Tree

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The myth of George Washington and the cherry tree made an big impression on my life. But as a young boy, when a police officer caught me vandalizing a house in my neighborhood, the impact of that myth would be put to the test.

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Surprise Music Episode

7 Minute Stories | E:87
First, audio producer Ken Wendt discusses how he's taken some of the strange noises Aaron Calalafato makes when telling stories, and turned them into music.
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The Potato Bar

7 Minute Stories | E:86
Little did I know that a delicious potato bar would be the setting for one of the most formative experiences in my high school career.
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Stories in a Box (7MS Team Pick)

7 Minute Stories | E:85
My grandfather taught me much of what I know about the art of storytelling. Years after his death, I discovered he’d kept stories of his own hidden away. In this episode, we find out why...
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Rooster: A Guest Story by C.W. Schultz

7 Minute Stories | E:84
A trip to the Philippines, 30 plus hours of insomnia and a merciless rooster. What happens next, only writer C.W. Schultz can tell you in this special guest episode of 7 Minute Stories.
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