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Episode 229: Staff Pick 2016 - Questing for Princesses by Amanda C. Davis

Episode 229: Staff Pick 2016 – Questing for Princesses by Amanda C. Davis

• Narrated by Katherine Inskip • Originally appeared in Wolves and Witches: A Fairy Tale Collection (2013) • Discuss this story on our forum • For a list of all our stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia page • Come visit us on Facebook and Twitter Listen above or download here. Show Notes Every...
Episode 221: Dinovember! The Jungle Between by Holly Schofield

Episode 221: Dinovember! The Jungle Between by Holly Schofield

• Narrated by Amy Sturgis • Audio production by Jeremy Carter • A Cast of Wonders original! • Discuss this story on our forum • For a list of all our stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia page • Come visit us on Facebook and Twitter Listen above or download here. Show Notes A...
Episode 217: Boys' Night by Rebecca Birch

Episode 217: Boys’ Night by Rebecca Birch

• Narrated by Dave Thompson • Audio production by Jeremy Carter • A Cast of Wonders original! • Discuss this story on our forum • For a list of all our stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia page • Come visit us on Facebook and Twitter Listen above or download here. Show Notes Rebecca...
Episode 208: Questing for Princesses by Amanda C. Davis

Episode 208: Questing for Princesses by Amanda C. Davis

• Narrated by Katherine Inskip • Originally appeared in Wolves and Witches: A Fairy Tale Collection (2013) • Discuss this story on our forum • For a list of all our stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia page • Come visit us on Facebook and Twitter Listen above or download here. Show Notes Amanda...
Episode 194: Staff Pick 2015 - Take A Good Look by Holly Schofield

Episode 194: Staff Pick 2015 – Take A Good Look by Holly Schofield

Narrated by Stephanie Morris Audio production by Rikki LaCoste Originally published in Perihelion, October 2013 Listen above or download here. Show Notes Every year in January, Cast of Wonders takes the month off to recharge our batteries, plan the year ahead, and highlight some of our favourite episodes. As part of joining the Escape Artists...
Episode 174: Take A Good Look by Holly Schofield

Episode 174: Take A Good Look by Holly Schofield

Narrated by Stephanie Morris Audio production by Jeremy Carter Originally published in Perihelion, October 2013 Listen above or download here. Show Notes Holly Schofield’s stories have appeared in dozens of publications including Lightspeed, Crossed Genres, Tesseracts and here at Cast of Wonders. She travels through time at the rate of one second per second, oscillating...
Episode 141: Reading Time and A House in the Forest

Episode 141: Reading Time and A House in the Forest

Authors: Beth Cato and Shawn Bailey Narrators: Dave Thompson and Lizzie Listen above or download here. Show Notes This week we bring you another pair of stories about endings, starting with Reading Time by Beth Cato. Beth is the author of The Clockwork Dagger, a steampunk fantasy novel just released from Harper Voyager. Her short...
Episode 136: Flotsam by Rebecca Schwarz

Episode 136: Flotsam by Rebecca Schwarz

Narrated by Jeff Hite Listen above or download here. Show Notes Our story this week is Flotsam by Rebecca Schwarz. Rebecca comes to us from Austin Texas where she’s and active member of the Slugtribe Writers’ Group and the Codex Online Writers’ Group. She has attended writers workshops with Paolo Bacigalupi, Cat Rambo and Alex...
Episode 124: Old People Rules by Holly Schofield

Episode 124: Old People Rules by Holly Schofield

Narrated by Melissa Bugaj Listen above or download here. Show Notes This week we present Old People Rules, by Holly Schofield. Holly travels through time at the rate of one second per second, oscillating between the alternate realities of a prairie farmhouse and her writing cabin on the Canadian west coast. Her work has been...
Episode 121: Little Wonders 5 - Trope Twists

Episode 121: Little Wonders 5 – Trope Twists

Authors: Jessica Holscher, Charity Tahmaseb, Michael Strickland and Alexandra Grunberg Narrators: John Cmar, Chloe Yates, Big Anklevich, and Rish Outfield Listen above or download here. Show Notes This is Little Wonders, our collection episodes featuring flash fiction and poetry centered around a theme. This episode we bring you the conclusion of our flash fiction month:...
Episode 113: Staff Pick 2013 - The Malthus Alternative by Jamie Mason

Episode 113: Staff Pick 2013 – The Malthus Alternative by Jamie Mason

Read by Graeme Dunlop Listen above or download here. Show Notes Graeme’s staff pick for 2013 is The Malthus Alternative by Jamie Mason. I guess the staff pick is meant to be from 2013 but I couldn’t resist looking over our whole back-catalogue. From the time this idea was floated, two stories were foremost in...
Episode 77: The Long Cut by Tom Howard

Episode 77: The Long Cut by Tom Howard

Narrated by Norm Sherman Listen above or download here. Show Notes Today we present Tom Howard’s story, The Long Cut. Tom is a short story writer from Little Rock, Arkansas. Of this story Tom says, “My four children are the inspiration for this story as I was frequently lost when they were little, and they...