7 episodes

Stories Less Spoken (SLS) is a storytelling podcast that brings you enchanting stories written and performed by artists from British Columbia. The writers, performers and their stories are presented by our hosts, Mandie Bumble and Cole Kelly. Come with us, as we explore the most compelling part of our nature, as we bring these tales to life through spoken word performance and the magic of the microphone.

Stories Less Spoke‪n‬ Cole Kelly and Mandie Bumble

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    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

Stories Less Spoken (SLS) is a storytelling podcast that brings you enchanting stories written and performed by artists from British Columbia. The writers, performers and their stories are presented by our hosts, Mandie Bumble and Cole Kelly. Come with us, as we explore the most compelling part of our nature, as we bring these tales to life through spoken word performance and the magic of the microphone.

    Little Story Series: Quarantine Scenes

    Little Story Series: Quarantine Scenes

    This past year has united us all in ways that no one could have predicted. Whether it's wearing a mask, waiting in line, cancelling travel plans, or standing 6 feet apart, the ongoing pandemic has changed our lives forever. That said, we believe that...

    • 9 min
    Episode Five: Empty Spaces

    Episode Five: Empty Spaces

    Love, love, love.  Given that we are so close to Valentine's Day for our fifth episode, we at Stories Less Spoken thought we'd better give it some air time.  In two incredible stories, which are very different from one another, we explore love in the...

    • 34 min
    Episode Four: The Consequences

    Episode Four: The Consequences

    For better or worse, the decisions we make have consequences. And there are few decisions that offer as immediate and profound consequences as becoming a parent does. No matter what way you get there, caring for and raising a child is an experience both...

    • 58 min
    Episode Three: How to Escape

    Episode Three: How to Escape

    ** Warning, this episode contains a brief description of a sexual scene**When jail or a retirement home is your only option, sometimes you need to burn your past to the ground and start again. And sometimes you need to take a moment to reflect on...

    • 44 min
    Episode Two: When Missing

    Episode Two: When Missing

    A dead cat travelling home, a river needing rain and people longing for their loved ones. In the second episode of Stories Less Spoken, we visit grief in its dark and sometime peculiar manifestations. From a difficult sister in Portland to old friends...

    • 35 min
    Episode One: The Others

    Episode One: The Others

    In this episode we hear two stories where ominous, powerful figures compel people to act in unexpected ways. In the first piece, the staff members of a public library turn on their beloved workplace. In the second, a woman can't stop eating all the...

    • 44 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

CatherineKorol ,

Stories less spoken

Love this new podcast

Kirken Felton ,

Fantastic Listen!

I am loving this podcast, it is such and interesting way to get to know Authors in BC, love the format, will keep listening!

joviboy11 ,

Excellent podcast!

10/10 have already recommended!

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