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Thurs, August 16: Paralympics

Air date 08/16/12

1 - "A Daring Life" is a biography of Eudora Welty intended for readers of all ages. Its author, Carolyn J. Brown, says she didn't start by reading dozens other Welty biographies.

2 - Ryan Estep and Joey Brinson are both from Florence, Mississippi. Each man lost the use of his legs in a car accident during his senior year at Florence High School. And each is chasing Paralympic Gold as members of Team USA's Wheelchair Fencing team. They spoke to MPB's Ezra Wall.

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