StoryCorps Moms: Myra Dean and Gary Jamison

Sunday, May 9, 2010 - 2:30 pm

StoryCorps Moms: Myra Dean and Gary Jamison

“In the story of Job, Job lost everything, and he got everything back twofold.… I’m blessed and I’m loved, and I know that I’ve made a difference.”

In honor of Mother’s Day, this touching story of Myra Dean, who lost her son, at age 10, to a reckless driver.

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is the cofounder of On Being and currently serves as publisher & editor-in-chief. He received a Peabody Award in 2007 for his work on “The Ecstatic Faith of Rumi” and garnered two Webby Awards (in 2005, and again in 2008). The Online News Association nominated his journalistic work multiple times in the general excellence and outstanding specialty journalism categories. Trent’s reported and produced stories from Turkey to rural Alabama, from Israel and the West Bank to Cambridge, England.


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