25 episodes

Onyx Publications presents the Story Discovery Podcast, offering free, narrated short stories, poetry, and flash fiction that appear in Etched Onyx Magazine. More information about the podcast, the magazine, and Onyx Publications can be found at www.onyxpublications.com. Settle in, and enjoy the show.

Story Discovery Podcast (Short Stories | Poetry | Flash Fiction | Audiobook‪)‬ Onyx Publications

    • Fiction
    • 5.0 • 13 Ratings

Onyx Publications presents the Story Discovery Podcast, offering free, narrated short stories, poetry, and flash fiction that appear in Etched Onyx Magazine. More information about the podcast, the magazine, and Onyx Publications can be found at www.onyxpublications.com. Settle in, and enjoy the show.

    Arborite Countertops by Jerri Jerreat

    Arborite Countertops by Jerri Jerreat

    Heather welcomes the challenges of modern frontier living with her childhood sweetheart and their children, but as time and things change, she wonders if the parts of her she’s lost are gone for good. During the interview, we talk with Jerri Jerreat about her love and respect for nature, and how that weaves its way into her work. You might also learn a surprising lifelong wish, and we guarantee it will surprise you! Jerri also offers insight into ways writers can improve their craft by riding the bus. If you’d like to read this story or learn more about Jerri, head over to Etched Onyx Magazine at www.onyxpublications.com. All audio and story material are copyright 2022, all rights reserved.

    • 57 min
    Small Town Opera by Tacheny Perry

    Small Town Opera by Tacheny Perry

    Peter is wrestling with the passing of his mother and what it means for the choices he’s made and is making. A chance meeting at a local bar finds him wandering small town backroads looking for something -- maybe even answers. After the story, we talk with Tacheny Perry about the roots of this story and how her personal experiences filter in. She also provides a perspective on getting an MFA in Writing and how that helped focus her energy. If you’d like to read this story or learn more about Tacheny, head over to Etched Onyx Magazine at www.onyxpublications.com. All audio and story material are copyright 2021, all rights reserved.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    The Light Body by T. Vojnovski

    The Light Body by T. Vojnovski

    An energy healer struggles through the pandemic by lightening the load of the locals. When the lockdown restrictions are lifted, she finds that the tangled past of her newest client is irrevocably enmeshed with her own. After Tiffany reads her own work, we talk with her about the inspiration for the story and how the struggles in her childhood impact the way she creates, as well as the unique process she uses to take a story from notes to manuscript. If you’d like to read this story or learn more about T.Vojnovski, head over to Etched Onyx Magazine at www.onyxpublications.com. All audio, story, and poetry material are copyright 2021, all rights reserved.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    The Caregiver by Kendall Klym

    The Caregiver by Kendall Klym

    Patrice worries about her determined aging mother who refuses to leave her three-story Queen Anne Victorian home. In search of a caregiver, mother and daughter discover the challenge and gravity of taking care of one another. During the interview, author Kendall Klym explains the motivation behind the story, the impact of dance on his writing style, and how he interprets storytelling. It might just ‘move’ you. If you’d like to read this story or learn more about Kendall, head over to Etched Onyx Magazine at www.onyxpublications.com. All audio, story, and poetry material are copyright 2021, all rights reserved.

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Locked Down for Murder by Cheryl Rieger

    Locked Down for Murder by Cheryl Rieger

    The pandemic lockdown has everyone on edge and the outside world is a place where friends and relatives are trapped inside little boxes on screens. Some are more trapped than others. When the lockdown lifts, what will old high-school acquaintances do to protect one of their own? After the reading, we talk with Cheryl Rieger about the impetus for the story, her writing journey, and her ‘seventh’ novel. She also offers great tips for tracking the complexities of writing mystery and writing in general. If you’d like to read this story or learn more about Cheryl, head over to Etched Onyx Magazine at www.onyxpublications.com. All audio, story, and poetry material are copyright 2021, all rights reserved.

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Selected Poems by Kate Banks

    Selected Poems by Kate Banks

    On today’s show we hear five poems by award winning author, Kate Banks. Experience the silence of stillness, the succulence of figs, and the grandeur of an ancient orange tree. Her poems explore that space between known and intimated, and once you’re there with her, you might not want to leave. Afterward, Kate shares her view on discovering stories and getting inspiration. We also discuss her skills as a certified hypnotherapist as well as some turning-point life experiences that have shaped her inner journey. This is an interview rich in energy and information. You’ll get more out of it than you think. If you’d like to read Kate’s poems or learn more about her, head over to Etched Onyx Magazine at www.onyxpublications.com. All audio, story, and poetry material are copyright 2021, all rights reserved.

    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
13 Ratings

13 Ratings

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Kate McDougall?!

The Porch in Nashville is such a great place for writers to develop and hone skills. This podcast is another place to find community among writers. Loved JW and Melissa - excellent hosts!

FlashMarker ,

great podcast for writers!

Very fun way to hear short stories and the authors process and planning with writing! Love it and can’t wait to hear more!

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Becky Hinshaw Interview

I just listened to the Hinshaw story/interview, and I LOVE LOVE LOVED it! Such an interesting story, and the author is very insightful. Love this podcast.

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