Nov 20, 2018
A smart house outlasts humanity in Ray Bradbury's 1950 short story "There Will Come Soft Rains." Tex describes the annual "experience camp" for authors, Writers in the Field.
Author, teacher and Lone Star State original Arianne “Tex” Thompson joins our discussion.
(00:00) A smart house outlasts humanity in Ray Bradbury’s 1950
short story “There Will Come Soft Rains.”
(24:05) Longswords and lockpicks! Poisons and ponies! Tex describes these and other hands-on experiences at the annual Writers in the Field event in Dallas.
(40:55) Spoiler-free recommendations: “Speech Sounds,” Assassin’s Apprentice, Junction
Thanks to Tijana Stojković for reciting the poem by Sara Teasdale.