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  • "One time, I had a baby. I know what you're thinking, 'Oh not a baby. Bad things always happen when a woman has a baby in a story.' Well, one time I had a baby."

    -Julia Barton

    Produced by Ann Hepperman for Hearsay International Audio Festival

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    (Photo courtesy of Julia Barton)
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