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The Other Stories | Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, WTF Stories

These aren't the stories your mother used to tell you ... no, these are The Other Stories. The Other Stories is a weekly short story podcast. A modern take on The Twilight Zone, Tales From The Crypt, or The Outer Limits. Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, WTF stories delivered right to your podcast feed every Monday morning. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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Christmas Is Coming... To Kill You

Today’s art and stories and were the winners of our Facebook group Flash Fiction competition. Head over to the Facebook group now to keep up with the good times.https://www.facebook.com/groups/hawkandcleaver/E.L.F 2006Written by Owen Bailey-BurneNarrated by Josh CurranChristmas SurpriseWritten by Scott BurgherNarrated by Jasmine ArchClaus Is Coming To TownWritten by John ShieldsNarrated by Persephone RoseSnowflakesWritten by John ShieldsNarrated by Luke KondorEdited by Karl HughesWith artwork by Richard ReynoldsWith music and sound effects by ToiletRollTube and Lena Orsa See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

20mins

25 Dec 2019

Rank #1

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46.3 Bulletproof

If you could never be killed, how would you use your gift? Saving lives? Making a difference to mankind? Or would you join the Callaghan Brothers Space Circus and entertain the masses by being killed over and over again for your adoring fans?Written by J. AskewNarrated by Erika VenturaEdited by Karl HughesWith music by Andrew KN and Thom RobsonAnd sound effects provided by Freesound.orgJ. Askew enjoys exploring mental health issues, sexual identity, and disability through sci-fi and horror. She is a member of the Horror Writers Association and aims to be a leading female author in her genres. She has been published in Awakenings Literary Magazine and Dead Man's Tome. Her debut novel, Green Again, which explores mental health and neurodiverse people at the end of the world, is currently in editing and will be released in 2020. In the meantime she is enjoying writing short stories that show the strength of those with alternate needs in a sci-fi or horror setting. She is a member of the LGBTQ community and identifies as bisexual. J. Askew tweets at @J_Askew_Author.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

17mins

25 Nov 2019

Rank #2

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1.1 Alien

AlienWritten by Matthew ButcherNarrated by Steve ConlinMusic by Thom RobsonSci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, WTF stories delivered right to your podcast feed every Monday morning.We hope you enjoyed this episode of The Other Stories. For more H&C madness, pop over to www.HawkAndCleaver.com and say hello. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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Vol 1 - Alien Invasion

We hope you enjoyed this episode of The Other Stories. For more H&C madness, pop over to www.HawkAndCleaver.com and say hello. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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4 Apr 2016

Rank #4

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1.2 The Businessman At The End Of My Bed

The Businessman At The End Of My BedWritten by Luke KondorNarrated by Ian McEuenMusic by Thom RobsonSci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, WTF stories delivered right to your podcast feed every Monday morning.We hope you enjoyed this episode of The Other Stories. For more H&C madness, pop over to www.HawkAndCleaver.com and say hello. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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The Nest Act 1 - Jamie

No school. No parents. No way out.The disappearance of four single parents leads to an investigation by the children they leave behind. The youngsters are convinced that a sinister supernatural force is responsible.ACT 1 - JAMIEThere's something not quite right in Creekwood Pines. Jamie, a kid with far too much responsibility for a boy his age, returns home after a successful day playing truant to find his mother missing and his younger brother over the moon with their new found freedom. However, as a storm draws in, they soon realise that something sinister is stalking the houses on their street.Written by Ben ErringtonNarrated by Persephone RoseEdited by Karl HughesTheme music by Timo HendersonFeaturing music by AdneonluxAnd music and sound effects provided by Zapsplat.com and Freesound.orgFeaturing sounds from George Romero’s Night of the Living DeadIf you’re enjoying The Nest, we’d love to hear your thoughts over social media or via a review of the podcast on your favourite podcast app.Check out more of our podcasting work over at www.HawkandCleaver.com/podcasts See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

24mins

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Rank #6

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15.3 Graveyard Shift

It was supposed to be an easy job. One that he could do with his eyes closed and a drink in his hand. That is, until a stranger sets foot on the construction site he's supposed to be guarding, with one simple message. Written by Matt ButcherNarrated by Ian McEuenEdited by Karl HughesMusic by Mathbonus and Thom RobsonWin a singed print copy of The Other Stories Vol 10-12 at www.hawkandcleaver.com/competition See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

22mins

15 May 2017

Rank #7

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26.1 Mr Skin

Written by Luke KondorNarrated by Ian McEuenEdited by Karl HughesMusic by Spheriá and Thom RobsonWith artwork from Graham Cooling See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

19mins

12 Mar 2018

Rank #8

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17.4 The God Box

A crash landing on a degenerate planet. A tribe of children. One box that will determine the fates of all.Written by Stephen AtkinsonNarrated by Ian McEuenEdited by Karl HughesMusic by javascriptninja and Thom Robson See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

19mins

16 Jul 2017

Rank #9

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17.3 The Emerald Children

In a cave filled with wondrous things of legends old, a man resembling the son of God finds himself bound and tied. The children march and wander, until the time comes for the resurrection to begin. Written by Daniel WillcocksNarrated by Josh CurranEdited by Karl HughesMusic by Darren Curtis and Thom Robson See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

14mins

9 Jul 2017

Rank #10

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17.2 The Great I Am

"You offer up your lives, piece by piece to me. I own you. You live to serve me. Surely by now you must know my name..."Written by Matt ButcherNarrated by Justin FifeEdited by Karl HughesMusic by Chris Zabriskie and Thom Robson See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

12mins

3 Jul 2017

Rank #11

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31.2 The Six-Minute Club

Written by James EmbersonNarrated by Justin FifeEdited by Karl HughesWith music by Thom Robson See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

16mins

19 Aug 2018

Rank #12

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27.4 Her Pretty Little Hollows

Written by Luke KondorNarrated by Josh CurranEdited by Karl HughesWith music by Thom Robson See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

20mins

6 May 2018

Rank #13

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36.1 The Blood Marrow

Written by Ellis MarshNarrated by Josh CurranEdited by Karl HughesWith music by Mellarn and Thom RobsonFor more of Ellis Marsh's work, check out https://ellismarsh.com/ See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

20mins

7 Jan 2019

Rank #14

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27.2 Entombed

Written by Andy Conduit-TurnerNarrated by Persephone RoseEdited by Karl HughesMusic by ЄLЄCTRØ and Thom RobsonWith art by Graham CoolingCheck out Andy's current Kickstarter campaign - Horde Comics Anthology Volume 1 See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

15mins

15 Apr 2018

Rank #15

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20.1 Spare Room

Written by Luke KondorNarrated by Josh CurranEdited by Karl HughesMusic by Myuu and Thom Robson See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

13mins

18 Sep 2017

Rank #16

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11.1 50 Year Lie

50 Year LieThere's something strange happening on the moon. A lone commander clicks the button to speak into a communications box, hoping, as he has for half a century, that someone on the other end will pick up.Written by Daniel Willcocks Narrated by Ian McEuen Edited by Karl Hughes Music by Miguel Johnson and Thom Robson Become a patron of the show and enter the Bird Cage. Buy your copy of The Other Stories: Volumes 4-6 Collection here. Come join the insider's club on our Patreon Page. Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, WTF stories delivered right to your podcast feed... See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

17mins

8 Jan 2017

Rank #17

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13.1 The Houseboat

The HouseboatA quiet day on the houseboat soon erupts into a flame-filled war. Will Johnny and Arnold be enough to take on the victims of the drug-fuelled epidemic? After all... the addicts are coming.Written by Ben Errington Narrated by Josh Curran Edited by Karl Hughes Music by ItsDylanC and Thom Robson Become a patron of the show and enter the Bird Cage. Buy your copy of The Other Stories: Volumes 10-12 Collectionhere. Come join the insider's club on our Patreon Page. Sci-Fi, Horror, Thriller, WTF stories delivered right to your podcast feed every Monday morning. We hope... See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

13mins

6 Mar 2017

Rank #18

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16.2 The Birth of the Wiccan

The Birth of the WiccanWritten by Daniel WillcocksNarrated by Alexandra Elroy Edited by Karl HughesMusic by EGT DND and Thom Robson See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

16mins

4 Jun 2017

Rank #19

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23.4 Stranger in the Night

Written by Matt ButcherNarrated by Joanna CoultonEdited by Karl HughesMusic by Velleitie and Thom Robson See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

17mins

8 Jan 2018

Rank #20