In this "Cracker Jack Box" story, David explains how his collection of glass insulators led him to a man who would become a life-long friend and mentor.
While volunteering along the Mexico border, Zoe finds herself facing a difficult choice with a young immigrant mother and her daughter.
A self-described introvert joins a roller derby team and gets thrown up against some steep competition.
During Easter mass in Baja, Mexico, Dennis finds himself in a dramatic role reversal.
A classical musician finds herself learning how to improvise from an unlikely teacher.
A baby bird reminds Maddy that her world is full of chance encounters, many of which are unseen.
Drew discovers that farming will be the most tortuous, beautiful way to save his life.
At a pivotal time in his life, Kevin heads out alone on the 500-mile Camino de Santiago pilgrimage across Spain.
Heather's night takes a turn into darkness while hitchhiking back home.
Ljuba experiences some disturbing mental challenges while visiting Buenos Aires on a vacation for tango dancing.
On a summer horseback ride, Jaime discovers the thin line between life and death.
After his sister is murdered, Craig finds out how powerful love and understanding can be.
On a long-distance training run with his teammates, Christian tests his limits and finds out what lies beyond them.
Tragedy teaches Amy how to love with a broken heart.
After being deployed as a U.S. Army medic during Operation Desert Storm, Bert discovers the true cost of military service.
On the brink of starting a big adventure, Debbie receives a life-changing diagnosis.
Sarah describes growing up in a cult and how those experiences ultimately helped her find the joy in living life without fear.
Aliza describes how a series of challenges to her identity helped her understand what being an American really means.
A longboarding incident helps Michael heal his relationship with his brother.
A wrong turn while skiing in the Sierra Nevada Mountains leads Don on an all-night adventure.