These Ozarks Hills http://ksmu.org en Taking My Own, Ozarks Sweet Time http://ksmu.org/post/taking-my-own-ozarks-sweet-time <p>http://ozarkspub.vo.llnwd.net/o37/KSMU/audio/mp3/taking-my-own-ozarks-sweet-time_82908.mp3</p><p>You can hear this month's audio essay by Marideth Sisco by clicking on the audio player above.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 11:00:36 +0000 Marideth Sisco 4674 at http://ksmu.org Taking My Own, Ozarks Sweet Time At the Dawn of a New Spring, a Confession of Sorts from an Ozarks Storyteller http://ksmu.org/post/dawn-new-spring-confession-sorts-ozarks-storyteller <p>In this segment of our monthly program These Ozarks Hills, regional storyteller and musician Marideth Sisco reflects on two of her notoriuos relatives from days gone by.&nbsp; As she shares, the spunky, spirited blood that ran through their veins is hers, too.</p><div>http://ozarkspub.vo.llnwd.net/o37/KSMU/audio/mp3/dawn-new-spring-confession-sorts-ozarks-storyteller_81269.mp3</div><div>[Click on the audio player above to hear this story.]</div> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 12:48:11 +0000 Marideth Sisco 4675 at http://ksmu.org At the Dawn of a New Spring, a Confession of Sorts from an Ozarks Storyteller Among the Ozarks' List of Obsolete: Charming Local Weather Reports from Days Gone By http://ksmu.org/post/among-ozarks-list-obsolete-charming-local-weather-reports-days-gone <p>This is Marideth Sisco for These Ozark Hills. By now you may have begun to notice that some of my more recent little radio essays have been sounding vaguely familiar. That’s because they were. I have been on an unintended sabbatical from this show since about August of last year. After discovering the return of endometrial cancer in mid-July, things outside my concern for my possible mortality got a little hazy — irrelevant, one might even say. Fri, 07 Feb 2014 09:30:53 +0000 Marideth Sisco 4676 at http://ksmu.org Among the Ozarks' List of Obsolete: Charming Local Weather Reports from Days Gone By During Deep Mid-Winter's Short Days, Make Time for Dreaming http://ksmu.org/post/during-deep-mid-winters-short-days-make-time-dreaming <p>http://ozarkspub.vo.llnwd.net/o37/KSMU/audio/mp3/these-ozarks-hills-during-deep-mid-winter039s-short-days-make-time-dreaming_75084.mp3</p><p></p><div property="dc:description"><p>This is Marideth Sisco for These Ozarks Hills. There's nothing quite like the wind keening up high in the trees as an Arctic front approaches to let you know that winter has finally arrived. We'll break out our stock of ancient phrases and mutter things like "It will be no fit night to be abroad." as we pour a toddy or a draught of tea.</p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 14:34:15 +0000 Marideth Sisco 4677 at http://ksmu.org During Deep Mid-Winter's Short Days, Make Time for Dreaming Halfway Through Her Radiation Treatments, Marideth Sisco Reflects on the 'Golden Garden of Grace' http://ksmu.org/post/halfway-through-her-radiation-treatments-marideth-sisco-reflects-golden-garden-grace <p>http://ozarkspub.vo.llnwd.net/o37/KSMU/audio/mp3/halfway-through-her-radiation-treatments-marideth-sisco-reflects-039golden-garden-gra_67517.mp3</p><p></p><p>Marideth Sisco, the host of KSMU's These Ozarks Hills, is in the midst of radiation treatment for cancer.&nbsp; In this segment, she wanted to share her journey, and what it's teaching her about the friends and loved ones she holds dear.&nbsp; (Audio from the radio segment can be heard by clicking on the MP3 player above. The text will be posted here at a later date).</p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 11:00:19 +0000 Marideth Sisco 4678 at http://ksmu.org Halfway Through Her Radiation Treatments, Marideth Sisco Reflects on the 'Golden Garden of Grace'