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Time Flies When You're Listening To Finished Audio Fiction!

Issue #54 | 13 Sep 2023


I need your thoughts and prayers, faithful readers. My mother-in-law is in town. Yes, the struggle is real. (Nah, I'm kidding. I get along great with my mother-in-law. Always have!)

A quick update on the new website and newsletter: I'm making solid progress, but it's a process that I really don't want to rush, so I'm not going to. With luck, I'll have all the kinks ironed out next week. But if not... Not. Pushing it to the end of the month is probably a good idea.

Let's get into it, shall we?

- Evo

Featured Audio Fiction

I've listened to every episode of these two shows, and proudly recommend them to you. As with all things in life, YMMV.

Cover art - The Deca Tapes

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The Deca Tapes

Dramatized scifi mystery from Lex Noteboom

An eight-part mystery story. Recordings have surfaced of ten people that are locked into the same space together. We don’t know where they are, or if they'll get out. But the answers must be somewhere on these tapes.

  • Series complete as of 29 Apr 2019
  • 8 episodes
  • Listening time: 4h 26m
  • 🧑‍🚀🛰️🔍

Evo's notes: Such a great story, even though "found footage" isn't normally my jam. But this one works. Really, really well!


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Passenger List

Dramatized thriller from Passenger List & Radiotopia

Atlantic Flight 702 has disappeared mid-flight between London and New York with 256 passengers on board. Kaitlin Le (Kelly Marie Tran), a college student whose twin brother vanished with the flight, is determined to uncover the truth.

  • Series complete as of 21 Jun 2021
  • 2 seasons, 16 episodes
  • Listening time: 9h 17m
  • ✈️😵‍💫🕧

Evo's notes: It's like the best episode of the Twilight Zone, but for your ears. You'll be kept guessing all the way!

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The First Episode Of

Celebrating two years of conversations about audio drama and the creative process!

Meet the creators of your favorite audiodramas and learn about their methods, strugglers, and successes.

Listen each week to discover your next favorite audio fiction creator.

Season Finales & Finished Series

I've had some of these on my BINGE list for some time. And others, I've only just discovered. Check them out! 

Cover art - Unwell, a Midwestern Gothic Mystery

Dramatized gothic mystery from HartLife NFP

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Unwell, a Midwestern Gothic Mystery

Lillian Harper moves to the small town of Mt. Absalom to care for her estranged mother Dorothy after an injury. Living in the town’s boarding house which has been run by her family for generations, she discovers conspiracies, ghosts, and a new family in the house’s strange assortment of residents.

  • Series complete as of 13 Sep 2023
  • 5 seasons, 60 episodes
  • Listening time: 29h 24m
  • 🏚👻🥬
Cover art - Am I Old Yet?

Dramatised slice of life comedy from Flloyd Kennedy & Thunder's Mouth Theatre

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Am I Old Yet?

A coming of age screwball comedy for all ages. Written, performed and produced by Aussie-born, Liverpool-based actress, singer-songwriter and performance poet Flloyd Kennedy, with occasional guest performers.

Created, produced and mostly performed by an old woman, with an old woman as the central protagonist. Flying the banner for anti-ageism!

  • Season 8 finale released 8 Sep 2023
  • 97 episodes
  • Listening time: 19h 43m
  • Season 9 slated for Jan 2024
  • 👵🏼 🦸 ⏳
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Dramatized scifi mystery from Gen-Z Media

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Nightingale

While exploring the halls of their hospital ward, three teens with cancer discover a portal that leads them to Nightingale, a magical world inhabited by a race of sentient machines.

  • Series complete as of 7 Sep 2023
  • 12 episodes
  • Listening time: 5h 20m
  • 🏥🌀🤖
Cover art - The Hero of Matysia

Dramatized fantasy adventure from Will Kaplan and John Kyle Moseley

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The Hero of Matysia

Fatine and Rusen, two knights-in-training in the Matysian Kingdom, meet the legendary hero Balthian, who tells them a variety of tales from his long life of adventures.

  • Series complete as of 2 Sep 2023
  • 6 episodes
  • Listening time: 1h 59m
  • ⚔️🎭🏰
Cover art - Academy

Dramatized YA story from Wondery & AT WILL MEDIA

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Academy

As a scholarship student tries to find her place in this high-pressure environment, she soon crosses paths with an underground society known as The Night of the Wolf, which caters to the school’s wealthiest students and enforces strict secrecy.

  • Series complete as of 20 Jul 2023
  • 10 episodes
  • Listening time: 6h 1m
  • 🤯🧐😍
Cover art - The Christie Pits Riot

Narrated audiobook from Sam Rosenthal / Drew Carnwath & MEASHA Brueggergosman / The Hogtown Collective

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The Christie Pits Riot

The story of a series of brazen anti-semitic acts that took place in Toronto in 1933, six years before the start of the Second World War.

Based on a true story.

  • Series complete as of 19 Jun 2021
  • 4 episodes
  • Listening time: 3h 01m
  • 😮💪🎵

New Seasons Coming Soon

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Presented by Radio Drama Revival, one of the internet’s longest-running anthology audio drama shows, with the goal of showcasing the diversity and vitality of modern audio fiction.

Returning on 15 Sep 2023:

Mansfield Mysteries, a dramatized comedy mystery from The QuaranTeam Group, returns for Season 2.

• 9 current episodes
• Listening time: 3h 29m
• 🍸🔪🔎

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Project Pulse, a dramatized cyberpunk series from Eyes Shut Studio, returns for Season 2.

• 8 current episodes
• Listening time: 2h 01m
• ⚔️🎮♿️

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Returning on 22 Sep 2023:

Curdle Holler, a dramatized horror comedy from Rebekah Burchfield and Will Malone, returns for Season 5.

• 24 current episodes
• Listening time: 17h 39m
• 👻🎃🎸

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Returning on 28 Sep 2023:

abandoned: The All-American Ruins Podcast, a narrated multigenre anthology from Blake Pfeil & All-American Ruins, returns for Season 2.

• 14 current episodes
• Listening time: 5h 22m
• 🎒🏚💭

Cover art - abandoned: The All-American Ruins Podcast

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Returning on 29 Sep 2023:

It's All in the Cards, a dramatized horror thriller from Dabbed in Ink, returns for Season 2.

• 10 current episodes
• Listening time: 6h 04m
• 🧙‍♀️🗡😈

Cover art - It's All in the Cards

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Returning on 30 Sep 2023:

Dreamers, a dramatized scifi horror series from Broken Crown Productions, returns for Season 2.

• 8 current episodes
• Listening time: 3h 24m
• 💤👧🏽🍆

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Returning on 1 Oct 2023:

Leaving Corvat, a dramatized urban fantasy series from Lex Noteboom, returns for Season 2.

• 10 current episodes
• Listening time: 3h 48m
• 🍔😴🪶

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Wrong Station, a narrated horror anthology from Anthony Botelho, Alexander Saxton, & Jacob Duarte Spiel, returns for Season 8.

• 119 current episodes
• Listening time: 60h 30m
• 📻😱🇨🇦

Cover art - Wrong Station

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Heinous Investigations, a dramatized horror comedy from Wildely Productions, returns for Season 2.

• 22 current episodes
• Listening time: 11h 44m
• 👻🧨🔎

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Returning on 4 Oct 2023:

Sporadic Phantoms, a dramatized scifi series from Sporadic Phantoms, returns for Season 2.

• 11 current episodes
• Listening time: 9h 28m
• 🦉👽🌲

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Returning on 9 Oct 2023:

Escaping Denver, a dramatized scifi thriller from Curiouscast, returns for Season 3.

• 31 current episodes
• Listening time: 12h 55m
• 🧩📱😱

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