Rites Of Passage - Snap #602

It's an all-NEW Snap! There is everything you want. And then there is everything you have to go through to get it. From PRX and NPR we proudly present "Rites of Passage."

The Offering

How far would you go to get closer to heaven?

Producer: Pat Mesiti Miller

The Good Fight

When MMA fighter Fallon Fox got a call from a reporter, she knew it was time to come out with a secret that threatened not only her career, but her entire life.

You can find Fallon’s fan page here. Also check out the upcoming film GAME FACE, which documents the inspiring journey of LGBTQ athletes.

Producer: Ana Adlerstein

Hell On Earth

Ten-year-old Julia DeWitt struggles with her own mortality and finds comfort in some unexpected places.

Producer: Julia Dewitt

Channel B

Megan had just welcomed her son into the world. She was supposed to be happy, right? Overjoyed, right? But Megan felt… empty.


"Channel B" was first written and performed for the 2nd Story storytelling series. It was first published at The Rumpus and later included in The Best American Essays 2013. You can also find it in Stielstra's recent essay collection, Once I Was Cool. For all things Megan Stielstra, visit http://www.meganstielstra.com/

Producer: Eliza Smith