The Other Side - Snap #307

This week, Snap rides across the River Styx through the Pearly Gates. Stories from people who have faced the Grim Reaper - and lived to tell the tale . . .  Get the PODCAST!

Check out our full list of songs used in this episode here, listen to our favorites on "The Other Side" Playlist!

The Crystal Tower


In preparation for the return of Jesus, Glynn gets to design his Ultimate Dream Home.

Producer: Stephanie Foo


The Twilight Zone


The daughter of Rod Serling (creator of “The Twilight Zone”) discovers that even her Father’s death could not silence the master of storytelling . Keep an eye out for Anne’s forthcoming book “Another Dimension: Growing up with the man behind the Twilight Zone.”

Produced by Anna Sussman with sounds design by Renzo Gorrio.


Life or Death


One nurse describes the razor’s edge between life and death from the halls of the ICU. Read Jane Churchon’s original essay, which was featured in the Best American Essays of 2011, here.

Producer: Anna Sussman


Ghost Bus


Sergio Hernandez’s family spread out across Mexico and rarely saw each other. So at first, his grandmother was thrilled to run into her cousin on the bus...

Producer: Stephanie Foo


That's My Boy


When Pat Mesiti-Miller’s Grandmother moves into his family’s home, they form a special connection. During her final days, Pat asks her some serious questions and she gives him a glimpse into the other side.

Producer: Pat Mesiti-Miller


High Flight


After a horrific accident, one man’s fight for survival leads him to grasp onto the only thing he can.

Ian T. Simms book, "High Flight" (upon which this story is based) is available right here

Producer:  Rita Daniels


Daniel the Miracle Dog


A lonely dog named Daniel ends up in an Alabama Animal Shelter.  Daniel’s time runs out, and he is sent to meet his maker.

Joe Dwyer is a motivational speaker and author working on a book about Daniel The Miracle Dog. Learn more about Daniel here. See what Joe is up to and check out his new book.

Producer: Pat Mesiti-Miller