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Explore, space-time, alternate realities, the near future and the unexplained, in a unique genre-crossing blend of original stories for all ages ranging from sci-fi and fantasy to magic realism.

Original Science Fiction – Makeshift Stories Alan V Hare

    • Science Fiction
    • 4.2, 29 Ratings

Explore, space-time, alternate realities, the near future and the unexplained, in a unique genre-crossing blend of original stories for all ages ranging from sci-fi and fantasy to magic realism.

    The Rising Waters (Part 1)

    The Rising Waters (Part 1)

    After being cognitively enhanced, Corey is booted out of the private intelligence company which employed and altered him. Eight years later, he finally lands his first gig of any consequence but soon suspects he is getting involved in something far more complicated than he was led to believe.

    • 32 min
    Diary of an Unintentional Extraordinary Life, Three – Team Building

    Diary of an Unintentional Extraordinary Life, Three – Team Building

    After a somewhat disastrous encounter, a client sues Doctor Slow-mo and three other superheroes. As part of the settlement, with Hero-on-the-way, the four must take a team-building course or lose their licences.

    • 28 min
    Otherworld (Part 2)

    Otherworld (Part 2)

    On a winter evening in January, Morgan goes out to find her cat Echo. She tracks him to an unusually dark shadow in the middle of a park where she can hear Echo but can’t see him. Twelve weeks later, a security guard finds Morgan and Echo standing in front of Queen Hatshepsut temple in Egypt; Morgan still dressed in her winter parka.

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    CREDITS

    Written by Alan V Hare.

    Read by Mitchel Tew

    Audio Post-production Matthew Erdmann

    Opening and Closing composed and created by David Hume

    Makeshift Stories is released under a creative commons non-commercial attribution no derivative license. Which means that you are free to share our stories just remember to credit us.

    • 34 min
    Otherworld (Part 1)

    Otherworld (Part 1)

    Morgan goes out to find her cat Echo. Twelve weeks later, a security guard finds Morgan and Echo standing in front of Queen Hatshepsut temple in Egypt; Morgan still dressed in her winter parka.

    • 23 min
    Ken Likeley – Shapeless Mistake

    Ken Likeley – Shapeless Mistake

    Instead of receiving his rare rock, a series of unfortunate oversights switches Ken’s order for an unusual alien biological sample. When the thing disappears Ken soon discovers his missing rock has a taste for Leaf’s organic vegetables next door.

    • 33 min
    The Artificial

    The Artificial

    One of the human computers in a data processing triad, concerned over errors in their predictions, suspects their newest member is a plant working for the artificial intelligence which has taken over the globe.

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
29 Ratings

29 Ratings

Slade w ,

Awesome podcast

This is a great podcast! I wish there were more like it.

anotheraudiophile ,

Scrambled signal

Too many ...blbbblll bbbblbbblbblbb “signal salad tossings” for this audiophile, but good try.

Audio is garbled badly every 10 sec or so ... making stories unintelligable ...

@luizacampos ,

A pleasure to listen to

Very creative and captivating

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