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Keep the Flame Alive

May 13, 2022

Josh Williamson, our very first TKFLASTANI, makes a return visit on the show. He's no longer an Olympic hopeful; he's now an actual Olympian, and we couldn't be more proud of him. Josh tells us about his experiences at Beijing 2022, which involve COVID positives, an unusual competition, lots of issues with security...

Apr 1, 2022

It's Part 2 of our contributor roundtable with Book Club Claire and Superfan Sarah, with more hot takes on the Beijing 2022 Olympics and Paralympics. Plus, Jill has a story she's been waiting seven weeks to tell.

Heading to TKFLASTAN to check in on Team Keep the Flame Alive, we have news from:

  • Erin Jackson
  • Clare...

Mar 24, 2022

We are back from Beijing, so it's time to talk about all of the things we couldn't get to while we were in China! Coming along for the fun are contributors Book Club Claire and Superfan Sarah. We talk with them about the US experience vs. the China experience, as well as:


  • More bus issues
  • A scare at the airport
  • The...

Mar 13, 2022

Although it seems like they just started, the snowflame has been extinguished, and the Beijing 2022 Paralympics are over. We cover the final day of competition as well as the Closing Ceremonies – how does this show stack up to the rest?

Sports on today’s schedule:

  • Para Alpine Skiing – Men’s slalom
  • Para...

Mar 13, 2022

We’re at the penultimate day of the Paralympics, which means we’re at the medal rounds of the team competitions. We’re also saying good-bye to our volunteer friends at the venues—and in Alison’s case, that means taking pictures and signing autographs.

Sports on today’s schedule:

  • Para Alpine Skiing –...