This week's program features an excerpt from “Go Down Looking,” a novel by Jim Ainsworth of Commerce.
It’s the story of Jake Rivers, a young man whose search for self leads him across rural Texas. In today’s reading, Jake has left the Texas Panhandle and returned to his family's home region of Northeast Texas. Jake's efforts to build a new life as a young adult amid the setting of his childhood begins. “Go Down Looking,” by Jim Ainsworth, read by the author.