Mr. Bear reads the piercing, sensuous work of Monique Quintana, rich prose exploring identity, memory, the body, and more. Featuring the sultry music of and a mini-interview with Ksenia Mack of the Porch Party Mamas, as well as Dan Nielsen with Five Minutes, a podcast of philosophical pleasure and ponderance small enough to fit in your back pocket. Plus, Miss Mousie has some thoughts about popsicles and oxymels!

This podcast is produced in collaboration with the Boston Free Radio Podcast Network, part of and Somerville Media Center.