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An Aussie podcast that dives into the stories of people’s lives. From the known to the not so known. From the true to the not so true and more often than not we will talk to the story tellers as well.

Stories: the true and the fictional J.A. Bryden, Ryan Haigh & Chris Park

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 108 Ratings

An Aussie podcast that dives into the stories of people’s lives. From the known to the not so known. From the true to the not so true and more often than not we will talk to the story tellers as well.

    #122 - L. Hackney and the Lolly Shop

    #122 - L. Hackney and the Lolly Shop

    Jamie and Ryan chat with fellow podcaster and author L. Hackney about the book she wrote with her kids (the lolly shop), her YouTube channel, the time she met John Cena, video games, finding the good in bad situations and a whole lot more.
    Everything L. Hackney:
    Website: http://lbehackney.com
    Insta @lbehackney
    FB: LBE Hackney 
    FB: Facebook.com/thelollyshop
    Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/@LBEHackney
     
    Featured music: New beginnings by Scott Buckley.
                                   
    Contact the show: thetrueandthefictional@gmail.com
    Support the show or become a sponsor:
    https://www.buymeacoffee.com/sttatf
    Follow us on the socials:
    FB: Facebook.com/storiesthetrueandthefictional
    IG: @stories_podcast
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzIXhRcUvPPAzpCL-_a9N4w
     
    This episode is sponsored by Rebecca Cassells, Author of the rising dawn series.
    Buy her books on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/.../e/B08WCH6RHG/
    Follow her on the socials:
    IG: Rebecca.cassells.92
    FB: Rebecca Cassells books
     
    Our 2nd sponsor is Martin Kearns: https://www.readkearns.com
    Follow him on the socials:
    IG: @readkearns
    Buy Jamie’s books: 
    Buck’s knight: https://payhip.com/b/mR51Q
    Letters from the Emu War: https://jabryden.com
    Letters from the emu war (Amazon):
    https://www.amazon.com.au/Letters-Emu-War-J-Bryden/dp/1922851248/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2N47R4HP6TSDS&keywords=j.a.+bryden&qid=1685431779&sprefix=j.a.+bryden%2Caps%2C256&sr=8-1

    • 1 hr 27 min
    The Middle agers comic hour #14 - Sweet tooth Issue 4

    The Middle agers comic hour #14 - Sweet tooth Issue 4

    On this episode we talk Sweet Tooth Issue 4 as well as Disney's direction for the new MCU X-Men and Fantastic Four, Ryan comments on the best Batman Villains and we share our thoughts on the season 3 finale of Resident Alien.
    Mentioned in the show:
    Best batman villains: https://www.gamesradar.com/batman-villains
     
    Contact the show: thetrueandthefictional@gmail.com
    Support the show or become a sponsor:
    https://www.buymeacoffee.com/sttatf
    Follow us on the socials:
    FB: Facebook.com/storiesthetrueandthefictional
    IG: @stories_podcast
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzIXhRcUvPPAzpCL-_a9N4w
     
    This episode is sponsored by Rebecca Cassells, Author of the rising dawn series.
    Buy her books on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/.../e/B08WCH6RHG/
    Follow her on the socials:
    IG: Rebecca.cassells.92
    FB: Rebecca Cassells books
     
    Buy Jamie’s books: 
    Buck’s knight: https://payhip.com/b/mR51Q
    Letters from the Emu War: https://jabryden.com
    Letters from the emu war (Amazon):
    https://www.amazon.com.au/Letters-Emu-War-J-Bryden/dp/1922851248/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2N47R4HP6TSDS&keywords=j.a.+bryden&qid=1685431779&sprefix=j.a.+bryden%2Caps%2C256&sr=8-1
     

    • 1 hr 7 min
    #121 - the steaks couldn't be higher

    #121 - the steaks couldn't be higher

    Chris presents his first Audio drama, ‘Imperial Chronicles’ then we talk roundabouts, the best steak, ghostbusters: frozen empire, Dune 2 and dragons dogma 2.
    Mentioned in the show:
    https://www.mayurastation.com
     
    Featured Music: 
    Scott Buckley
    Legend of Kvothe
    March of midnight
    Contact the show: thetrueandthefictional@gmail.com
    Support the show or become a sponsor:
    https://www.buymeacoffee.com/sttatf
    Follow us on the socials:
    FB: Facebook.com/storiesthetrueandthefictional
    IG: @stories_podcast
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzIXhRcUvPPAzpCL-_a9N4w
    This episode is sponsored by Rebecca Cassells, Author of the rising dawn series.
    Buy her books on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/.../e/B08WCH6RHG/
    Follow her on the socials:
    IG: Rebecca.cassells.92
    FB: Rebecca Cassells books
     
    Buy Jamie’s books: 
    Buck’s knight: https://payhip.com/b/mR51Q
    Letters from the Emu War: https://jabryden.com
    Letters from the emu war (Amazon):
    https://www.amazon.com.au/Letters-Emu-War-J-Bryden/dp/1922851248/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2N47R4HP6TSDS&keywords=j.a.+bryden&qid=1685431779&sprefix=j.a.+bryden%2Caps%2C256&sr=8-1

    • 1 hr 15 min
    The Middle agers comic hour #13 - Sweet Tooth Issue 3

    The Middle agers comic hour #13 - Sweet Tooth Issue 3

    Before continuing our Journey through Jeff Lemire's Sweet Tooth we talk about some of the latest comic book news including 'Henry Cavill as Wolverine', Peacemaker season one is not canon to the new DCU and more.
    Mentioned in the show:
    Henry Cavill as Wolverine: https://cosmicbook.news/henry-cavill-wolverine-deadpool-wolverine
    Hugh Jackman's request: https://fandomwire.com/hugh-jackman-has-only-one-condition-to-play-wolverine-in-secret-wars-and-it-involves-robert-downey-jr-and-tobey-maguire-says-reports/
    Peacemaker season one not Canon: https://comicbook.com/tv-shows/news/peacmaker-season-one-not-canon-james-gunn-confirms/
    Last Ronin II first printing sold out: https://me.ign.com/en/comics/218809/news/teenage-mutant-ninja-turtles-the-last-ronin-ii-1-sells-out-gets-second-printing#:~:text=IDW%20Publishing%20revealed%20that%20the,back%20for%20a%20second%20printing.&text=In%20total%2C%20IDW%20has%20sold,the%20top%20sellers%20of%202024.
     
    Contact the show: thetrueandthefictional@gmail.com
    Support the show or become a sponsor:
    https://www.buymeacoffee.com/sttatf
    Follow us on the socials:
    FB: Facebook.com/storiesthetrueandthefictional
    IG: @stories_podcast
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzIXhRcUvPPAzpCL-_a9N4w
    This episode is sponsored by Rebecca Cassells, Author of the rising dawn series.
    Buy her books on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/.../e/B08WCH6RHG/
    Follow her on the socials:
    IG: Rebecca.cassells.92
    FB: Rebecca Cassells books
    Buy Jamie’s books: 
    Buck’s knight: https://payhip.com/b/mR51Q
    Letters from the Emu War: https://jabryden.com
    Letters from the emu war (Amazon):
    https://www.amazon.com.au/Letters-Emu-War-J-Bryden/dp/1922851248/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2N47R4HP6TSDS&keywords=j.a.+bryden&qid=1685431779&sprefix=j.a.+bryden%2Caps%2C256&sr=8-1

    • 30 min
    #120 - The elective representative of family values

    #120 - The elective representative of family values

    Chris shares his latest gaming obsession (Helldivers), a website dedicated to Henry Cavill, a proposed custody battle via combat and another segment of Correcting IGN are just a few things we talk about on this episode of the ’Stories the true and the fictional’ podcast
     
    Featured Music: 
    Distant Sun by Scott Buckley
    Contact the show: thetrueandthefictional@gmail.com
    Support the show or become a sponsor:
    https://www.buymeacoffee.com/sttatf
    Follow us on the socials:
    FB: Facebook.com/storiesthetrueandthefictional
    IG: @stories_podcast
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzIXhRcUvPPAzpCL-_a9N4w
     
    This episode is sponsored by Rebecca Cassells, Author of the rising dawn series.
    Buy her books on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/.../e/B08WCH6RHG/
    Follow her on the socials:
    IG: Rebecca.cassells.92
    FB: Rebecca Cassells books
    Buy Jamie’s books: 
    Buck’s knight: https://payhip.com/b/mR51Q
    Letters from the Emu War: https://jabryden.com
    Letters from the emu war (Amazon):
    https://www.amazon.com.au/Letters-Emu-War-J-Bryden/dp/1922851248/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2N47R4HP6TSDS&keywords=j.a.+bryden&qid=1685431779&sprefix=j.a.+bryden%2Caps%2C256&sr=8-1

    • 1 hr 9 min
    The middle agers comic hour #12 - Sweet Tooth Issue 2

    The middle agers comic hour #12 - Sweet Tooth Issue 2

    Ryan and Jamie talk about the latest Henry Cavill/Comic book news before continuing their read through of Jeff Lemire’s Sweet Tooth.
    Mentioned in the show:
    Jamie Johnson: @quickdraw13
    Henry Cavill MCU: https://fandomwire.com/he-was-offered-something-else-and-he-accepted-henry-cavills-marvel-role-allegedly-confirmed-amid-reports-of-superman-actor-joining-mcu-as-doctor-doom/
    Batman/spiderverse: https://screenrant.com/batman-spiderverse-crossover-dc-fan-art/
    Read comics online: https://readcomiconline.li/Search/Comic
     
    Contact the show: thetrueandthefictional@gmail.com
    Support the show or become a sponsor:
    https://www.buymeacoffee.com/sttatf
    Follow us on the socials:
    FB: Facebook.com/storiesthetrueandthefictional
    IG: @stories_podcast
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzIXhRcUvPPAzpCL-_a9N4w
    Buy Jamie’s books: 
    Buck’s knight: https://payhip.com/b/mR51Q
    Letters from the Emu War: https://jabryden.com
    Letters from the emu war (Amazon):
    https://www.amazon.com.au/Letters-Emu-War-J-Bryden/dp/1922851248/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2N47R4HP6TSDS&keywords=j.a.+bryden&qid=1685431779&sprefix=j.a.+bryden%2Caps%2C256&sr=8-1

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

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108 Ratings

108 Ratings

Ebony W. Smith ,

Great Show..!!

This show is very very nice to listen. Thanks Bryden and Ryan.

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