Sometimes it can be hard to find the right words to show Mom how much you appreciate her. Mother's Day is Sunday, and a group of Austin writers and storytellers is taking to the stage this week with their personal stories of motherhood, mothering, and being mothered.
"Listen to Your Mother Austin" features the stories of 13 writers. Some tales are sad; some are funny; all pay homage to one of the toughest jobs there is.
Click on the player on this page to hear story excerpts from three of this year's participants: Wendi Aarons, Liz McGuire, and Max Langert.
Thursday night's performance of "Listen to Your Mother Austin" is sold out. However, you can find more information about the stories, videos, and future performances at listentoyourmothershow.com/austin.