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Flash / SF / Weird


Written by Sara Fox


Read by Candice Hunter

A beautiful exploration of the future of medical treatments.

Fairy Tale Ending

Flash / Fantasy / Literary


Written by Richard Manly Heiman


Read by Rob Gillespie

Who will your real friends be when the end comes?

Moment of Inertia

Short / SF / SF


Written by D.A. D'Amico


Read by Larissa Thompson

An unlikely hero finds new reasons to continue.

The Children's Game

Flash / SF / Literary


Written by Alexandra Grunberg


Read by Sarah Houghton

Even far away from Earth, children need a game to play.

Nitpick

Flash / SF / Weird


Written by K S O'Neill


Read by Jill Raymond

Is a family bond stronger if information about their physical and emotional health is easier to see?

It Doesn't Only Take a Twister

Flash / SF / Literary


Written by Todd Honeycutt


Read by Jeremiah Oh

There are many ways to wreck a home.

Daddy's Little Girls

Flash / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by Robert J Santa


Read by Sarah Houghton

A little girl is pressured by her big sisters to take a huge risk.

Pherusa Among the Stars

Flash / SF / Fantasy


Written by Michael Haynes


Read by Laura K MacDonald

A lovely new take on a minor Greek goddess and her search for a new purpose.

Within the Cold

Short / SF / Dark


Written by Tyler Bourassa


Read by Larissa Thompson

A thrilling adventure set in Earth's frozen wastelands.

When No One Knew Us

Flash / SF / SF


Written by Matt Fuchs


Read by CB Droege

An AI unit writes a letter to his father creator. 

Bobo

Flash / SF / Dark


Written by Tom Howard


Read by Kenneth Tynan

For some people, imaginary friends aren't imaginary.

North of Horsefly

Flash / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by KT Wagner


Read by Candice Hunter

A funny Canadian twist on the "careful what you wish for" story.

All the Way Down

Flash / SF / Dark


Written by Nicholas Stillman


Read by Jeremiah Oh

A thoughtful and evocative look at the experience of being the butt end of an extremely (un)popular online video.

The Wolf and the Tower Unwoven

Short / Fantasy / Dark


Written by Kelly Sandoval


Read by Larissa Thompson

What can compassion cost you, and are you willing to pay it?

Male Seeking Woman

Flash / Fantasy / Humour


Written by Andrew Jensen


Read by Rob Gillespie

Everyone gets lonely...

Death's Playlist

Flash / Fantasy / Dark


Written by Adam Gaylord


Read by Kenneth Tynan

Sometimes Death is willing to make a deal - you've just got to have the right leverage.

The Green Infinity

Flash / SF / Literary


Written by Alexandra Renwick


Read by Candice Hunter

After an experimental medical treatment goes wrong, a woman must learn to accept her grief and let go before it's too late.

Everyone Changes

Flash / SF / Literary


Written by Paul Alex Gray


Read by Jeremiah Oh

Death isn't the only reason we lose the ones we love, but what's the difference if they are gone from our lives forever?

Oh, Keep Me

Short / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by JG Formato


Read by Larissa Thompson

A haunting short story that follows the life of a girl whose path doesn't go the way she had dreamed.

Invisible Touch

Flash / SF / SF


Written by Vaughan Stanger


Read by Rob Gillespie

In the future, CGI technology has much higher stakes.

Me and My Heart

Flash / Fantasy / Literary


Written by Anton Rose


Read by Charly Thompson

A victim of domestic abuse finds her strength, but at what cost?

They

Flash / SF / SF


Written by Russell Hemmell


Read by Kenneth Tynan

A young boy faces his captors in this chilling science fiction story.

One for Every Year

Flash / Fantasy / Dark


Written by Dawn Vogel


Read by Laura K MacDonald

In this haunting piece, a ghost questions whether she is finally ready to pass into beyond.

In the Emptiness of Anger

Flash / SF / Dark


Written by D.A. D'Amico


Read by Jill Raymond

Sometimes the world can be too ugly to handle, but what happens if you take your escape too far?

Technicality

Short / SF / SF


Written by Holly Schofield


Read by Larissa Thompson

The libertarian movement needs new hips. This bleak yet engaging action story examines the dying embers of a rebellion that reaches out for new sparks of hope.

The Earthmovers

Flash / SF / Literary


Written by Kurt Newton


Read by John-Michael Gariepy

What will humanity do when Earth's end comes? How can we save our planet?

Fresh and Finite

Flash / SF / SF


Written by Aaron Moskalik


Read by Rob Gillespie

Even God gets tired sometimes and needs to talk about his worries and frustrations.

Critical Update Required

Flash / SF / SF


Written by David Bruns


Read by CB Droege

Your heartstrings will be tugged when a low-sentience robot forms an emotional connection to the most innocent of creatures.

A Brief Glimpse of Everything

Flash / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by JM Williams


Read by Rob Gillespie

A man heals his pain when he connects with the Earth in this touching and poetic story.

The Custody of Memory

Short / SF / Humour


Written by Paul A Hamilton


Read by Charly Thompson

Memory space is limited, so in a cantankerous divorce after a centuries long marriage how do you figure out who gets to keep the happy memories chip?

At the End of the Eight Volume Epic: All I Want is a Warm Bath and a Good Scroll

Flash / Fantasy / Humour


Written by Steven L Peck


Read by Kenneth Tynan

Our hero's quest is now over, and it didn't finish quite the way he expected.

My Girl Cindy

Flash / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by Ahmed A Khan


Read by Candice Hunter

Sit down by the fire and let your fairy godmother tell you the real story behind the classic Cinderella fairy tale.

Straying from the Path

Flash / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by Charity Tahmaseb


Read by Laura K MacDonald

A different and refreshing twist on the classic tale of Little Red Riding Hood.

The Way Out

Flash / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by Joanna Michal Hoyt


Read by Jill Raymond

A little girl creates her own reality when faced with the troubles and traumas of her life.

Strike Day

Short / SF / Literary


Written by Marie DesJardin


Read by Larissa Thompson

Touching and emotional, this short story makes you wonder: how would you live out your last day on Earth?

Back at the Cube Farm

Flash / SF / Humour


Written by Brandon Nolta


Read by John-Michael Gariepy

A cheeky flash fiction short story that explores a future where every person's career is dictated by lottery.

Disturb the Fields of Treasure

Flash / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by Alexandra Grunberg


Read by Thea Killen-Smith

Amidst nature's treasures, a slumbering menace threatens to awaken.

God & The Devil: A Love Story

Flash / Fantasy / Romance


Written by Adam O'Connell


Read by CB Droege

A beautiful and thought-provoking tale on the creation of the earth and the origin of man.

Leap Year

Flash / SF / Literary


Written by Kurt Newton


Read by CB Droege

Humanity must adapt when the winds of time change.

Autumn Waits

Flash / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by Ken MacGregor


Read by Laura K MacDonald

A poignant flash fiction story that takes us through the beauty and sadness of the change of seasons.

That Was So Funny I Forgot to Laugh

Short / SF / Humour


Written by Richard Zwicker


Read by Larissa Thompson

In a future where robots take over the world, one must ask: if you tell a joke and nobody laughs, is it still a joke?

The Travel Writer

Flash / SF / Humour


Written by Stephen Sottong


Read by CB Droege

A delightful comedy about a day in the life of the universe's leading interplanetary travel writer.

The Beginning

Flash / SF / SF


Written by John Taloni


Read by John-Michael Gariepy

This flash science fiction challenges the idea of Creationism and The Big Bang Theory being mutually exclusive.

The Rebellion

Flash / SF / Humour


Written by Michelle Lore


Read by CB Droege

This comedy asks the question: what do we do if our machines decide they won't work for us anymore?

Time, the Devourer

Flash / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by Liam Hogan


Read by Thea Killen-Smith

A modern Greek mythology flash fiction tale explores a young woman's discovery that eternal youth is not all she imagined it to be.

The Land of Dreams

Short / SF / SF


Written by Kate O'Connor


Read by Larissa Thompson

A young girl dreams of leaving her family's pig farm and exploring what the universe has to offer.

Letting Go

Flash / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by Jennifer R Povey


Read by CB Droege

A widower marvels at yet another near miss with death in this flash fiction urban fantasy story.

Restoration in Twenty-Five Minutes

Short / SF / Action


Written by Sara Codair


Read by Larissa Thompson

This science fiction short story explores a life-changing event from four different perspectives, exploring how much more there is to experience beyond just the facts.

The Posthumous Novel of Edward L. Heard

Short / Fantasy / Fantasy


Written by Laura Blackwell


Read by Larissa Thompson

A diehard fan makes a deal for her favorite science fiction author to finish his epic series in this touching short story.

A Touch of Crystal

Short / Fantasy / Humour


Written by Martin Owton and Gaie Sebold


Read by Larissa Thompson

A new age store clerk encounters magic elves in this delightfully fun humor story that pokes fun at all the paperwork bureaucracy piles on businesses in the name of consumer safety.
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