•  Feature:  Dr. Diablo Goes Through the Motions  by  Saladin Ahmed
  •  Drabble:  Dear Occupant  by  Nathan Lee
  •  Genre:  Action  Comedy  

Friday, April 9th, 2010

Cover for Drabblecast episode 158, Doctor Diablo Goes Through the Motions, by Skeet ScienskiOverlord always goes on like this when all he really has to do is slap down a dossier with “This Guy Needs His Ass Handed to Him” stamped on the cover. I’m just cutting to the chase.

Originally published in Strange Horizons, 15 February 2010.
Episode Art:  Skeet Scienski

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  •  Feature:  Brief Candle  by  Ruthanna Emrys
  •  Drabble:  BDSM Bordello  by  A. Bell
  •  Genre:  Drama  Sci-Fi

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

Cover for Drabblecast episode 157, Brief Candle, by Jan DennisonThe children washed up early this year; we raced down to the beach as soon as we heard. There was already a traffic jam coming out of the inland cells.
My pockets are always filled with notes, so I left them well-anchored on the beach. Cells may not survive without new children, but without our studies, survival is meaningless…

A Drabblecast original story.
Episode Art:  Jan Dennison
Read by:  Abby Craden. Additional voices by: Julie Hoverson, Liz Mierzejewski,Abbey Hilton, Sarah Tolbert, Monika Vasey, Small Anklevich

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Thursday, March 25th, 2010

Cover for Drabblecast episode 156, Going to the Chapel, by Jan DennisonAmilee Jo Baker’s day of wedded bliss was the biggest scandal the congregation of Millton County’s First Brotherhood Baptist Church had endured since Ginger Lynn married that Liebowitz boy from the Army, bless her heart…

A Drabblecast original story. Nathan Lee's Mirrorshards, Lauren Synger, Notoften.com, Jake Bible’s Dead Mech
Episode Art:  Jan Dennison

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  •  Feature:  The Second Conquest of Earth  by  L.J. Daly
  •  Drabble:  Victory  by  Conan Campbell
  •  Genre:  Sci-Fi

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

Cover for Drabblecast episode 155, The Second Conquest of Earth, by Chelsea RaganI barely recall how it used to be, before the Kus slashed open our sky—before their ships descended, battering the clouds with hurricanes and lightning. I remember the thunder and the majesty. And I remember the weeks of fire that followed…

Prehistoric Croc vs. Monster Snake
Hairy Mango Promo

Originally published in Strange Horizons, 12 October 2009.
Episode Art:  Chelsea Ragan

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Thursday, March 11th, 2010

Cover for Drabblecast episode 154, Family Values, by Chelsea RaganAlthough she was tired, Wu was careful not to show it. Her pregnancies were progressing nicely. The eldest foetus, Hoo, was about to be born, and she was getting too big for parties, but the Senate elections were only months away and her visible pregnancy gave her an advantage she could not afford to waste…

All the Single Rotifers

Originally Published in COSMOS Magazine, 2007
Episode Art:  Chelsea Ragan
Read by:  Tracy Pfau

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Thursday, March 4th, 2010

Cover for Drabblecast episode 153, What Fluffy Knew, by Liz“Her routine was perfect in its simplicity. She spent her mornings in the kitchen waiting for someone to brush her, her afternoons sprawled on the couch in the warm sunshine, and her evenings on the nearest lap. Sometimes she watched the water droplets in bathtub after her people took showers.
Yes. It was a good life.
Until they came….

Air Out My Shorts
Healthcare is a Human Right

Originally published in Alien Pets, ed. Denise Little, 1998
Episode Art:  Liz
Music by:   Helen Long, Aaron Derington, Shostakovitch, Schoenberg

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  •  Feature:  The Existential Lizard  by  Alasdair Stuart
  •  Feature:  Cod Philosophy  by  Stephanie Campisi
  •  Feature  Monkeys Imitating Humans Imitating Monkeys  by  Nancy Stebbins
  •  Genre:  Comedy  Fantasy  Strange

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

Cover for Drabblecast episode 152, Trifecta XI, by Skeet Scienski2009 Drabblecast People’s Choice Winner: David D. Levine
J.B. Goodspood
Hub Magazine
Josh Roseman
Portland Vegetarian Meetup

"The Existential Lizard" by Alasdair Stuart first appeared online at the author's blog, Big AND Clever, 1 February 2008. "Cod Philosophy" by Stephanie Campisi was originally published at FARthing Magazine #2, 2006. "Monkeys Imitating Humans Imitating Monkeys" by Nancy Stebbins is a Drabblecast original story.
Episode Art:  Skeet Scienski
Music by:   David Gosnell, Alan Langford, Christopher Willits, Norm Sherman and J.S. Bach

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