Wednesday, March 21st, 2007

Cover for Drabblecast episode 5, Guardians, by Rodolfo Arredondo

A terrible accident on the highway brings about an even greater collision of forces…

A problem with Norm’s planned story for this week results in him falling back on one of his own – Guardians. This tale explores a world where guardian angels exist. Norm also reports on one of his favorite personal topics – cryptozoology – with news of a Colossal Squid being caught in Antarctic waters.

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A Drabblecast original story.
Episode Art:  Rodolfo Arredondo

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  •  Feature:  Uncle Ollie's Gift  by  Kendall Marchman
  •  Genre:  Comedy  Drabblecast

Wednesday, March 14th, 2007
Warning:  Some grossness in this one!

Cover for Drabblecast 4, Uncle Ollie's Gift, by Bo KaierSome things are just too precious to leave behind…

Episode 4 of the Drabblecast brings us “Uncle Ollie’s Gift,” a story of keeping your family close, and your prized possessions closer. The story’s author Kendall Marchman joins Norm to provide sound effects and records a moral for the story’s conclusion.

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A Drabblecast original story.
Episode Art:  Bo Kaier

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Wednesday, March 7th, 2007

Cover for Drabblecast episode 3, Next Stop, by Bo KaierThe metrotrain at 6am can be a great place to make new friends…

The Drabblecast’s third episode brings us Luke Coddington’s Next Stop, a short, atmospheric story of an encounter with a homeless man on Baltimore’s metro, with some unexpected consequences. Norm puts his versatile voice to good use, delivering both an unnerved protagonist and an authentically creepy antagonist.

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A Drabblecast original story.
Episode Art:  Bo Kaier

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Wednesday, February 28th, 2007

Cover for Drabblecast episode 2, Longing for Love A Unicorn's Story, by Bo Kaier

Not your average fairy-tale about an obese squirrel and a unicorn with back acne….

In episode 2 Norm brings us the quirky story of Gregory, a unicorn cursed with bad health and worse luck. This is also the first episode in which Norm introduces the show as: “strange stories by strange people, for strange listeners.”

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A Drabblecast original story.

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Wednesday, February 21st, 2007

Cover for Drabblecast episode 1, The Coughing Dog, by Liz

Brothers Matt and Adam return home for the holidays to find that things have changed a little…

In the Drabblecast’s very first episode, ‘Norman’ Sherman introduces his own story ‘The Coughing Dog’ – a tale about family reuniting at Christmas, and a domestic pet with a very… unusual condition. Norm introduces the basic concept of the show, which he describes as “flash fiction of an atypical nature […] by very strange people,” and admits that while not all stories will include demons, chupacabras, aliens and yetis, many will.

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A Drabblecast original story.
Episode Art:  Liz

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