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Cassandra explores Wicca, Adam avoids birth movies, Derek writes a food-based love poem, and much more. Recorded live at Yuk Yuk’s in Ottawa.

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Since 2007, Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids has invited audiences to remember the good, the bad, and the awkward parts of growing up. Courageous adults read their childhood and teenage diaries, poetry, short stories, letters from camp, and much more… out loud in front of an audience. Learn more…