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For more than fifty years, Jeanne Darst’s dad neglected to tell his entire family about their entire family. (13 minutes)
Lots of things go unspoken between family members, sometimes for years.
Writer Etgar Keret tells a story about his father, who was constantly imagining parallel universes.
More by Alex Blumberg
Alex Blumberg talks to Shane Dubow about a time decades ago, when Shane went sea kayaking and camping with his friends on the beach in Baja California, Mexico.
Alex Blumberg investigates a little-studied phenomenon: Children who get a mistaken idea in their heads about how something works or what something means, and then don't figure out until well into adulthood that they were wrong.
Alex Blumberg takes us to an American classroom where students are reading a classic, The Education of Little Tree, by Forrest Carter.