Jessica Zerr and This I Believe

essayist Jessica ZerrEach week we’ll hear a new This I Believe essay - today from Jessica Zerr. She teaches composition and introductory linguistics at the University of North Dakota - Grand Forks. Zerr is happily married - now with two sons - but she and her husband still find time for each other. Zerr believes their loving relationship is rooted in the mundane activities of their daily life together. 

Click here to read a transcript and to listen to the audio of her “This I Believe” essay.

Click here for guidelines to write and submit your own statement of beliefs.

Bob will be in Chicago on December 8th for a live taping of This I Believe presented by WBEZ.  We’ll feature Chicagoland essayists reading and discussing their statements of belief, and Bob will talk with This I Believe’s executive director Dan Gediman about the history of the radio series. Click here for tickets and more information