Inspirations

Prologue of "Two Steps Back" - This American Life

"The Wisdom of Jay Thunderbolt" - Love + Radio

"If" - Sherre DeLys and John Jacobs

"Finding Emelie" - Radiolab

"Jack and Ellen" - Love + Radio

"Reversal of Fortune" - 99% Invisible

"Kohn" - Andy Mills

"The Bad Show" - Radiolab

"Colors" - Radiolab

"Harper High School, Part One" - This American Life

"Harper High School, Part Two" - This American Life

"Dirty Balloons" - Love + Radio

"The Broadcast Clock" - 99% Invisible

"Testosterone" - This American Life

"The Evening Redness in the West" - Cormac McCarthy

"No-No Boy" - John Okada

"Caramelo" - Sandra Cisneros

"All Quiet on the Western Front" - Erich Maria Remarque

"Night" - Elie Wiesel

"In Our Time" - Ernest Hemingway

"A Wilderness of Error" - Erroll Morris

"No Country for Old Men" - Cormac McCarthy

"Watchmen" - Alan Moore

"The Autobiography of Malcolm X" - Alex Haley

"The Lucifer Effect" - Phillip Zimbardo

"The Things We Carry" - Tim O'Brien

"Maus" - Art Spiegelman

"Dispatches" - Michael Herr

"Invisible Man" - Ralph Ellison

"Hiroshima" - John Hersey

"The Journalist and the Murderer" - Janet Malcolm

"Believing is Seeing" - Errol Morris

"On Hagakure" - Yukio Mishima

"Candy" - Mian Mian

"The Stranger" - Albert Camus

"The Road" - Cormac McCarthy

"For Whom the Bell Tolls" - Ernest Hemingway

"A Dame to Kill For" - Frank Miller

"You Know When the Men Are Gone" - Siobhan Fallon

"The Great Gatsby" - F. Scott Fitzgerald

"Hagakure" - Yamamoto Tsunetomo

"Boss" - Mike Royko

"Shutting Out the Sun" - Michael Zielenziger

"A Portrait of the Artist of the Young Man" - James Joyce

"Kira-Kira" - Cynthia Kadohata

"Clybourne Park" - Bruce Norris

"In Cold Blood" - Truman Capote

"Candide" - Voltaire

"Songs of Innocence and Experience" - William Blake

"The Diving Bell and the Butterfly" - Jean-Dominique Bauby

"The Dark Knight Returns" - Frank Miller

"Speak" - Laurie Halse Anderson

"Stuart Little" - E.B. White

"Man's Search for Meaning" - Viktor Frankl

"Letters from a Stoic" - Seneca

"Because of Winn-Dixie" - Kate DeCamillo

"Zen Shorts" - Jon J. Muth

"On Writing Well" - William Zinsser

"Gone Home"

"Bioshock: Infinite"

"Deus Ex: Human Revolution"

"Fallout 3"

"Bioshock"

"Amnesia: The Dark Descent"

"Parasite Eve"

"Final Fantasy VII"