100 episodes

Stories feature on the Drabblecast are generally narrated by charismatic host, humorist, and musician Norm Sherman. A full production, the Drabblecast features multiple voice actors, music, and foley effects. The podcast has a finely tuned 'voice' that crosses all genres, including horror, science fiction, fantasy and 'other.' Special features include 100-word stories called, “drabbles,” 100 character stories coined “twabbles,” as well as Norm's own Bbardles, songs based on story themes. Original cover art accompanies every episode.

The Drabblecast Audio Fiction Podcast Norm Sherman

    • Fiction
    • 4.8 • 865 Ratings

Stories feature on the Drabblecast are generally narrated by charismatic host, humorist, and musician Norm Sherman. A full production, the Drabblecast features multiple voice actors, music, and foley effects. The podcast has a finely tuned 'voice' that crosses all genres, including horror, science fiction, fantasy and 'other.' Special features include 100-word stories called, “drabbles,” 100 character stories coined “twabbles,” as well as Norm's own Bbardles, songs based on story themes. Original cover art accompanies every episode.

    Drabblecast 459 – 7099 Brecksville Road, Independence, Ohio

    Drabblecast 459 – 7099 Brecksville Road, Independence, Ohio

    Norm is cryptic this week in terms of offering information on the featured story, “7099 Brecksville Road, Independence Ohio,” by JR Hamentaschen. He will say that that’s the story, and that’s the author. And to listen with headphones on. And also, check out our episode sponsor this week, pixel-pulp video game Mothmen 1966! Available on […]

    • 34 min
    Drabblecast 458 – Plans for Expansion

    Drabblecast 458 – Plans for Expansion

    The Drabblecast is molting! Norm shares some exciting news in the intro this week, Drabblecast has launched a Patreon, and a new quarterly magazine, “The Tentaculum.”  Also, welcome new Managing Editor Cameron Howard! Finally, we close out HP Lovecraft “Month” with an original story by Aliya Whitely called, “Plans for Expansion.” Stones contain stories. The […]

    • 28 min
    Drabblecast 457 – When the Sun Hits

    Drabblecast 457 – When the Sun Hits

    This week’s show brings you an original commissioned HP Lovecraft mythos story by Nick Mamatas called “When the Sun Hits.”  Afterwards, Nick talks about the story in an Author’s Note and Norm gives everyone an existential crises in a Drabble News presentation on The Boltzmann Brain. When the brain is liberated from the body, only […]

    • 40 min
    Drabblecast 456 – In My Brain in My Body

    Drabblecast 456 – In My Brain in My Body

    Shark week on Drabblecast has never been so unnerving!  Enjoy an original Drabblecast story this week from Evie Mae Barber about what lurks even deeper in the depths… The great white looked like he was having a good time, swimming upside down, bone-white belly above water, teeth gnashing playfully. Like a puppy dreams of finally […]

    • 9 min
    Drabblecast 455 – How Lovely Are Your Branches

    Drabblecast 455 – How Lovely Are Your Branches

    Norm closes out the year and existence as we know it, due to the phenomena known as “The Continuation,” with the Drabblecast annual holiday Tim Pratt story, an original commission called “How Lovely Are Your Branches.” Enjoy! Somebody was murdering people, but the killer’s name wasn’t showing up on my naughty list. That got me […]

    • 24 min
    Drabblecast 454 – The Doom That Came to Sarnath

    Drabblecast 454 – The Doom That Came to Sarnath

    The Drabblecast kicks off H.P. Lovecraft Month with the grandfather of Weird Fiction’s cautionary dark fantasy, “The Doom That Came to Sarnath.” There is in the land of Mnar a vast still lake that is fed by no stream and out of which no stream flows. Ten thousand years ago there stood by its shore […]

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
865 Ratings

865 Ratings

overphill ,

Super funny host with outstanding stories

Great stories with a creative / hilarious presentation . One of my all time favorites

UL136_37kDa ,

A classic

Love Drabble. It’s my go to for anything off the beaten path. A little unreliable lately…

man in the moon marigold ,

Great programming but publishing is inconsistent

My favorite fiction podcast. Outstanding stories with great production quality. Unfortunately, there are long gaps between posts and the periods are getting longer with each passing month.

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