The First Time
8 storytellers share their true personal story on the theme “The First Time”. Stories are ten minutes long and told from memory.
With a banjo on his knee, Arron Parrett entertains a group of Japanese businessmen at their fishery in Alaska where he eats sushi for the first time.
Jessica Peterson is torn between two men and makes an honest decision about the one she wants. This decision foreshadows her future life as a parent in unexpected ways.
Andy Shirtliff, an underfunded actor trying to make it in Los Angeles, prevents a late night bank robbery.
Sarah Elkins fulfills her lifelong dream of getting a tatoo. Her decision about which one to get takes as much time to make as a rocket launch takes to plan.
This one time at Burning Man, Marc's girlfriend tested him to see if he could hang with her chosen family. He passed.
An 18 year old Andrea Cross Guns moves to Hawaii with her sister. She misses all of the obvious red flags when she tries to make a new friend one night after work.
Laura King, a 32 year old married to her high school sweetheart, becomes pregnant and has to juggle that with the stress of being in law school. Her first ultrasound is an internal ultrasound at five weeks and goes well. She returns home and has to go back to the hospital after complications arise.
Elizabeth Rivard is on the phone with her daughter, who is traveling in London, when her daughter begins yelling, "Oh no! Oh, no!"
Emily Free Wilson's friends duct tape the door shut and she prepares to smoke weed for the first time.
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