“Psycho Scabies”

This edition of Tell Us Something was recorded on October 9th, 2014 at the Top Hat Lounge in Missoula, MT. The theme was “The Things We Carry”.

Jenna Penielle Lyons shares her story “Psycho Scabies”. Jenna is a smokejumper on a crew led by The Alien, a guy who takes pride in running his crew hard. On a rare occasion he allows them to rent a hotel, Jenna contracts a case of scabies.

Jenna Penielle Lyons was born in Portales, New Mexico and raised in Pocatello, Idaho She grew up wandering in cowboy boots, running, riding bikes and horses, skate skiing, climbing, and studying classical ballet. She is a scholar of English Literature, a former professional ballerina, a poet, painter, photographer, musician, and outdoorswoman. A former Snake River Hotshot, she plans to attend UM School of Law this coming fall. She is an avid yogi, a member of Missoula’s MT Alpha cycling team, and a sponsored ultra marathon runner. Her favorite foods are borscht and any combination of chocolate and cayenne pepper. She loves her boyfriend, chickens, and two border collie children.