The Other Stories | Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, WTF Stories
The Other Stories | Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, WTF Stories
Hawk & Cleaver | A Digital Story Studio bringing you the best new stories to watch, read, sniff, and absorb.
These aren't the stories your mother used to tell you ... no, these are The Other Stories. The Other Stories is a weekly short story podcast. A modern take on The Twilight Zone, Tales From The Crypt, or The Outer Limits. Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, WTF stories delivered right to your podcast feed every Monday morning.
60.4 Scare Tactics
The Shockipede has returned. Scream, scream, scream or die. Written by Gary Wosk Narrated by Justin Fife (https://twitter.com/justinbfife) Edited by Duncan Muggleton (https://twitter.com/duncanmuggleton) With music by Mellarn (https://soundcloud.com/mellarn) And Thom Robson (https://www.thomrobsonmusic.com/) And sound effects provided by Freesound.org (https://freesound.org/) The episode illustration was provided by Luke Spooner of Carrion House (https://carrionhouse.com/) You can help support the show over at Patreon.com/HawkandCleaver You can join our bookclub and movie club and chat about the podcast over at Facebook.com/groups/hawkandcleaver T-shirts and mugs are available at www.gumroad.com/hawkandcleaver The Other Stories is a production the story studio, Hawk & Cleaver, and is brought to you with a Creative Commons – Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives license. Don’t change it. Don’t sell it. But by all means… share the hell out of it. 
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Jan 17
24 min
60.3 Wunjo
A mysterious website has unforeseen consequences when viewed by females. Written by Daniel Loring Keating (danielloringkeating.wordpress.com) Narrated by Persephone Rose (https://twitter.com/MPersephoneRose) Edited by Karl Hughes (https://twitter.com/karlhughes) With music by Andrew kn (https://freesound.org/Andrewkn/) And Thom Robson (https://www.thomrobsonmusic.com/) And sound effects provided by Freesound.org (https://freesound.org/) The episode illustration was provided by Luke Spooner of Carrion House (https://carrionhouse.com/) For more of Daniel’s work, head to danielloringkeating.wordpress.com Persephone Rose plans to live long enough, with the help of cybernetic augmentations, to travel to the stars and make extraterrestrial friends. When she isn't performing Satanic rituals, she scrapes by as a writer and voice actor of things that are not always for the faint of heart. You can help support the show over at Patreon.com/HawkandCleaver You can join our bookclub and movie club and chat about the podcast over at Facebook.com/groups/hawkandcleaver T-shirts and mugs are available at www.gumroad.com/hawkandcleaver The Other Stories is a production the story studio, Hawk & Cleaver, and is brought to you with a Creative Commons – Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives license. Don’t change it. Don’t sell it. But by all means… share the hell out of it.q 
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Jan 10
16 min
60.2 An Unwelcome Visitor
A young horror film buff accesses a disturbing website at the encouragement of his friend. But this mysterious site doesn’t contain just any run-of-the-mill frightening content; it provides him with an experience that is truly horrifying. Written by Jay Adair Narrated by Josh Curran (https://twitter.com/jcurranwriter) Edited by Karl Hughes (https://twitter.com/karlhughes) With music by JCM [Canada] (https://soundcloud.com/j_c_m/) And Thom Robson (https://www.thomrobsonmusic.com/) And sound effects provided by Freesound.org (https://freesound.org/) The episode illustration was provided by Luke Spooner of Carrion House (https://carrionhouse.com/) Jay Adair is an office worker and music instructor. His work has appeared in Scare You to Sleep, Jitter, Escaped Ink and previously in The Other Stories. He is also a drummer and can be heard on recordings with Jon Creeden & The Flying Hellfish (www.joncreeden.com), Chad McCoy (www.chadmccoymusic.com), and Just in Time (https://justintimeband.bandcamp.com/). He can be reached at jayadairwriting@hotmail.com. Josh Curran is a narrator and writer. He has narrated many episodes of The Other Stories over the show’s lifetime. He is also the creator of the horror Audio-Drama podcast, Miscreation. You can follow him on twitter, @jcurranwriter You can help support the show over at Patreon.com/HawkandCleaver You can join our bookclub and movie club and chat about the podcast over at Facebook.com/groups/hawkandcleaver T-shirts and mugs are available at www.gumroad.com/hawkandcleaver The Other Stories is a production the story studio, Hawk & Cleaver, and is brought to you with a Creative Commons – Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives license. Don’t change it. Don’t sell it. But by all means… share the hell out of it. 
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Jan 3
17 min
60.1 Natural Selection
"Natural Selection" addresses the natural evolution of peer pressure and its horrific consequences. Written by Dan Frazier (https://www.twitter.com/DanJFrazier) Narrated by Justin Fife (https://twitter.com/justinbfife) Edited by Duncan Muggleton (https://twitter.com/duncanmuggleton) With music by Blear Moon (https://blearmoon.bandcamp.com/) And Thom Robson (https://www.thomrobsonmusic.com/) And sound effects provided by Freesound.org (https://freesound.org/) The episode illustration was provided by Luke Spooner of Carrion House (https://carrionhouse.com/) Dan Frazier is a freelance entertainment journalist who has contributed to Playboy, NYLON, and BlackBook among others. His fiction has appeared in Abstract Jam. Twitter: @DanJFrazier You can help support the show over at Patreon.com/HawkandCleaver You can join our bookclub and movie club and chat about the podcast over at Facebook.com/groups/hawkandcleaver T-shirts and mugs are available at www.gumroad.com/hawkandcleaver The Other Stories is a production the story studio, Hawk & Cleaver, and is brought to you with a Creative Commons – Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives license. Don’t change it. Don’t sell it. But by all means… share the hell out of it. 
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Dec 27, 2020
13 min
Vol 60 - The Dark Web
Join the Facebook group Facebook.com/groups/hawkandcleaver T-shirts and mugs are available at gumroad.com/hawkandcleaver The Other Stories is a production the story studio, Hawk & Cleaver, and is brought to you with a Creative Commons – Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives license. Don’t change it. Don’t sell it. But by all means… share the hell out of it. 
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Dec 27, 2020
6 min
Lovecraft's 'The Festival' narrated by Richard Stanley
All Through The House was written by Amanda Lang Narrated by Luke Kondor (https://twitter.com/LukeofKondor) The Festival was written by HP Lovecraft  And narrated by Richard Stanley The episode was edited by Duncan Muggleton (https://twitter.com/duncanmuggleton) With music by Duncan Muggleton and And Thom Robson (https://www.thomrobsonmusic.com/) And sound effects provided by Freesound.org The episode illustration was provided by Luke Spooner of Carrion House (https://carrionhouse.com/) You can help support the show over at Patreon.com/HawkandCleaver You can join our bookclub and movie club and chat about the podcast over at Facebook.com/groups/hawkandcleaver T-shirts and mugs are available at www.gumroad.com/hawkandcleaver The Other Stories is a production the story studio, Hawk & Cleaver, and is brought to you with a Creative Commons – Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives license. Don’t change it. Don’t sell it. But by all means… share the hell out of it.  
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Dec 24, 2020
35 min
59.4 Only A Moment
A young man sits in a police station for what seems a simple act of arson. A mysterious stranger arrives and asks questions about why the young man tried to burn down the abandoned house by the bay. Written by Lex Black (https://www.twitter.com/DeadSunSaga) Narrated by Justin Fife (https://twitter.com/justinbfife) Edited by Duncan Muggleton (https://twitter.com/duncanmuggleton) With music by Dark Fantasy Studio (http://darkfantasystudio.com/) And Thom Robson (https://www.thomrobsonmusic.com/) The episode illustration was provided by Luke Spooner of Carrion House (https://carrionhouse.com/) Lex muses about horror and other things on Twitter @DeadSunSaga. You can help support the show over at Patreon.com/HawkandCleaver You can join our bookclub and movie club and chat about the podcast over at Facebook.com/groups/hawkandcleaver T-shirts and mugs are available at www.gumroad.com/hawkandcleaver The Other Stories is a production the story studio, Hawk & Cleaver, and is brought to you with a Creative Commons – Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives license. Don’t change it. Don’t sell it. But by all means… share the hell out of it. 
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Dec 20, 2020
16 min
59.3 A Sky Full Of Shooting Starfish
Suzie believes that wishes do come true. After making one on a shooting star to finally experience the ocean, she now wishes she could escape that wish. Written by Diane Arrelle (https://www.arrellewrites.com) Narrated by Erika Ventura (https://www.instagram.com/efventu) Edited by Karl Hughes With music by Dark Fantasy Studio (http://darkfantasystudio.com/) and Thom Robson (https://www.thomrobsonmusic.com/) And sound effects provided by Freesound.org (https://freesound.org/) The episode illustration was provided by Luke Spooner of Carrion House (https://carrionhouse.com/) Diane Arrelle, (Dina Leacock) has had more than 250 short stories published and three books including two short story collections: Just A Drop In The Cup and Seasons On The Dark Side. www.arrellewrites.com FaceBook: Diane Arrelle www.jerseypinesink.com Erika is a mother, narrator, visual artist, and an animal husbandry technician. How does she manage it all? No idea, but her artwork can be seen on her Instagram (@efventu) or you can visit her artist page www.facebook.com/BioArtsyErika is a mother, narrator, visual artist and an animal husbandry technician. How does she manage it all? No idea, but her artwork can be seen on her Instagram (@efventu) or you can visit her artist page www.facebook.com/BioArtsy You can help support the show over at Patreon.com/HawkandCleaver You can join our bookclub and movie club and chat about the podcast over at Facebook.com/groups/hawkandcleaver T-shirts and mugs are available at www.gumroad.com/hawkandcleaver The Other Stories is a production the story studio, Hawk & Cleaver, and is brought to you with a Creative Commons – Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives license. Don’t change it. Don’t sell it. But by all means… share the hell out of it. 
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Dec 13, 2020
18 min
59.2 Swift Bear & Laxon: Boss Dannon's Boss
Unlikely paths of redemption and less likely partnerships can be formed in the face of the evil and horror of the Old West. Written by Richard Reynolds (ttps://groundzerocomics.co.uk) Narrated by Persephone Rose (https://twitter.com/MPersephoneRose) Edited by Duncan Muggleton (https://twitter.com/duncanmuggleton) With music by Umcorps (https://soundcloud.com/umcorps) and Thom Robson (https://www.thomrobsonmusic.com/) And sound effects provided by Freesound.org (https://freesound.org/) The episode illustration was provided by Luke Spooner of Carrion House (https://carrionhouse.com/) Richard Reynolds is the owner and operator of Ground Zero Comics, a small shop in Mansfield, England, but writes, draws and produces his own comics whenever he gets the chance. You can read these comics for free on the shop’s website, groundzerocomics.co.uk - ‘free comics’ sidebar. Persephone Rose plans to live long enough, with the help of cybernetic augmentations, to travel to the stars and make extraterrestrial friends. When she isn't performing Satanic rituals, she scrapes by as a writer and voice actor of things that are not always for the faint of heart. You can help support the show over at Patreon.com/HawkandCleaver You can join our bookclub and movie club and chat about the podcast over at Facebook.com/groups/hawkandcleaver T-shirts and mugs are available at www.gumroad.com/hawkandcleaver The Other Stories is a production the story studio, Hawk & Cleaver, and is brought to you with a Creative Commons – Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives license. Don’t change it. Don’t sell it. But by all means… share the hell out of it. 
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Dec 6, 2020
16 min
59.1 The Dogfisherman
Symbiosis bites. Written by Edward Ahern (https://twitter.com/bottomstripper) Narrated by Justin Fife (https://twitter.com/justinbfife) Edited by Karl Hughes With music by Dark Fantasy Studio (http://darkfantasystudio.com/) and Thom Robson (https://www.thomrobsonmusic.com/) And sound effects provided by Freesound.org (https://freesound.org/) and Zapsplat.com (https://www.zapsplat.com/) The episode illustration was provided by Luke Spooner of Carrion House (https://carrionhouse.com/) Ed Ahern resumed writing after forty odd years in foreign intelligence and international sales. He’s had over two hundred fifty stories and poems published so far, and six books. Ed works the other side of writing at Bewildering Stories, where he sits on the review board and manages a posse of six review editors. https://twitter.com/bottomstripper https://www.facebook.com/EdAhern73/?ref=bookmarks https://www.instagram.com/edwardahern1860/ You can help support the show over at Patreon.com/HawkandCleaver You can join our book club and movie club and chat about the podcast over at Facebook.com/groups/hawkandcleaver T-shirts and mugs are available at www.gumroad.com/hawkandcleaver The Other Stories is a production the story studio, Hawk & Cleaver, and is brought to you with a Creative Commons – Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives license. Don’t change it. Don’t sell it. But by all means… share the hell out of it. 
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Nov 29, 2020
17 min
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