Playing Catch with Strangers: Bob Brody on Our Lives with Shannon Fisher


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Shannon's first guest in the fall season of Our Lives with Shannon Fisher is Bob Brody, an essayist and executive from New York City and author ofPlaying Catch with Strangers: A Family Guy (Reluctantly) Comes of Age, a memoir about his struggle to become a grown-up family man. "Playing catch" is meant to be taken both literally and as a metaphor for connections made with other humans. Brody describes his personal relationships with his family of origin, and the family he created, with an emotional current that is universally relatable. "Playing Catch with Strangers is a gem . . . filled with insights, wit, pithy observations, common sense and neighborly decency . . a delightful and thought-provoking memoir." ~ Dan Rather, former CBS-TV anchor Our Lives with Shannon Fisher explores personal and societal perspectives of the American experience. The show delves deeply into the worlds of writers, artists, celebrities, and community leaders. Follow Shannon online: Facebook - Twitter. Copyrighted podcast solely owned by the Authors on the Air Global Radio Network, LLC.

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