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by mightytwix
Thu Jul 08, 2021 5:39 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 448 – Stay
Replies: 0
Views: 71

Drabblecast 448 – Stay

Drabblecast 448 – Stay [/u][/b] By: Davian Aw You were every guest on the fourteenth floor: none of you alike, a host of strangers across ages and ethnicities, genders and histories, but I knew it was you from the look on your face, and your eyes–your eyes were always the same. “Stay,” you’d say, a...
by mightytwix
Mon Jun 28, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 447 – Echoes
Replies: 0
Views: 175

Drabblecast 447 – Echoes

Drabblecast 447 – Echoes [/u][/b] By: Gail Ann Gibbs I like the way Richard smells. The next time a psychiatrist asks me what makes me happy, I’ll say it’s the way Richard smells when he’s on the job. Karen tilted her head down so Richard wouldn’t see her smile, which would be inappropriate here. H...
by mightytwix
Thu Jun 24, 2021 11:03 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 446 – The Wichita Drive
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Views: 194

Drabblecast 446 – The Wichita Drive

Drabblecast 446 – The Wichita Drive [/u][/b] By: Joshua Bush They were down in a gully watering the cattle when Billy came thundering down the ridgeline on his sorrel mare, waving his hat and hollering like he just seen the whole Comanche nation bearing down on them. “Mr. Lee!” he cried. “Mr. Lee!”...
by mightytwix
Mon May 24, 2021 4:47 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 445 – Love Is the Plan the Plan Is Death
Replies: 1
Views: 381

Drabblecast 445 – Love Is the Plan the Plan Is Death

Drabblecast 445 – Love Is the Plan the Plan Is Death [/u][/b] By: James Tiptree Jr. Remembering— Do you hear, my little red? Hold me softly. The cold grows. I remember: —I am hugely black and hopeful, I bounce on six legs along the mountains in the new warm! . . . Sing the changer, Sing the strange...
by mightytwix
Sun May 02, 2021 1:51 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 444 – The Hands of Heroes
Replies: 1
Views: 398

Re: Drabblecast 444 – The Hands of Heroes

What a great story this week. I think we can all reflect on a time when we were young and we were going to "live". I know I didn't end up being the thing I thought I would be.... But I am pretty happy with were I am. I resonate alot with this story. The narration was fantastic as well. I t...
by mightytwix
Sat May 01, 2021 4:11 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 444 – The Hands of Heroes
Replies: 1
Views: 398

Drabblecast 444 – The Hands of Heroes

Drabblecast 444 – The Hands of Heroes [/u][/b] by Cat Rambo The thing is, I was never a hero. The first wave of aliens taught me that. The war with them – my older brothers became heroes there, one died in the stand-off at Ucer-25, and we never did discover what happened to the other. My parents ce...
by mightytwix
Fri Apr 16, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 443 – The Day I Didn’t Get A Pet Nebula
Replies: 1
Views: 344

Drabblecast 443 – The Day I Didn’t Get A Pet Nebula

Drabblecast 443 – The Day I Didn’t Get A Pet Nebula [/u][/b] by Effie Seiberg On the day I turned nine I didn’t get a pet nebula. I’d really really wanted one, just like the one Shelly had. And I’d been talking about it FOR-EVER, so Mom could have the time to save up for the one in the pawn shop. I...
by mightytwix
Tue Mar 30, 2021 4:04 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 442 – The Secret of Theta Pi
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Views: 583

Drabblecast 442 – The Secret of Theta Pi

Drabblecast 442 – The Secret of Theta Pi [/u][/b] By Stephanie Gray We travel back to Tandy’s Cove in a caravan of three, Cindy Q’s Miata leading, followed by the rented van, dirty white with the windows rolled up, and Beneeta G’s little blue hatchback bringing up the rear. Twelve hours on the road...
by mightytwix
Thu Mar 18, 2021 3:55 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 441 – Trifecta: Strange Futures
Replies: 1
Views: 513

Drabblecast 441 – Trifecta: Strange Futures

Drabblecast 441 – Trifecta: Strange Futures [/u][/b] Department of Invention by R.L. Thull The One’s Who Won’t Be by Martin Munks Cannabilism in the Inhuman Age by Jaye Viner https://www.drabblecast.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/drabblecast-trifecta-thomas-morton.jpg Episode art by Thomas Morton R...
by mightytwix
Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:40 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 440 – The Earth-Brain
Replies: 0
Views: 580

Drabblecast 440 – The Earth-Brain

Drabblecast 440 – The Earth-Brain [/u][/b] By: Edmond Hamilton https://www.drabblecast.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/drabblecast-bo-kaier-earth-brain.jpg Episode art by Bo Kaier Twabble: To do 1- Ed, rude 2- Maggie, rejected me 3- Greg, stole lunch 4- Chris, cut me off 5- Alex, got my promotion 6-...
by mightytwix
Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:38 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 439 – Rocket Surgery
Replies: 0
Views: 564

Drabblecast 439 – Rocket Surgery

Drabblecast 439 – Rocket Surgery [/u][/b] By: Effie Seiberg We’d tested plenty of missiles before, but Teeny was the only one that convulsed when we cut him open. Oh, your listeners need more background? OK, I’ll back up a bit. Lemme tell ya, kids today don’t know their history. Even locked up in h...
by mightytwix
Tue Jan 12, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabbleclassics- Dirty Santa
Replies: 1
Views: 809

Re: Drabbleclassics- Dirty Santa

A younger version of myself probably would have really resonated with this story, when I was full ofmore "bahumbug". Sometimes you just wanna cause some shit during the joyous holidays.

This cover art is also just amazing!!!
by mightytwix
Wed Jan 06, 2021 12:30 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 437 – The Shallow One
Replies: 2
Views: 984

Drabblecast 437 – The Shallow One

Drabblecast 437 – The Shallow One [/u][/b] By: Matthew Sanborn Smith I first met Madeline at the local drug store, IBS, in the digestive aids aisle. We were both buying constipation products when our hands touched. Electricity passed between us, though it may have been the carpeting. My drone quive...
by mightytwix
Mon Nov 23, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 436- The Wallpaper Out of Space
Replies: 1
Views: 931

Drabblecast 436- The Wallpaper Out of Space

Drabblecast 436- The Wallpaper Out of Space [/u][/b] By: Adam-Troy Castro All right, so it’s Cheryl’s kid, okay? I didn’t know she had a kid until we were two months in and already deeply involved, and then she tells me she has a sixteen year old from a prior marriage, and that he was what you’re w...
by mightytwix
Mon Nov 16, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 435 – Maternal Instinct
Replies: 2
Views: 1063

Drabblecast 435 – Maternal Instinct

Drabblecast 435 – Maternal Instinct [/u][/b] by Chris Lester They say you can find absolutely anything on the Internet. The authenticity and good condition of said “anything,” however, is by no means guaranteed. This caveat applies to rare movies, import CDs, collectible knickknacks of all kinds … ...
by mightytwix
Thu Nov 05, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 433 & 434 – The Shadow Over Innsmouth Pt. 1 and Pt. 2
Replies: 0
Views: 1237

Drabblecast 433 & 434 – The Shadow Over Innsmouth Pt. 1 and Pt. 2

The Shadow Over Innsmouth [/u][/b] By H.P. Lovecraft Performed By: Dark Adventure Radio Theatre During the winter of 1927–28 officials of the Federal government made a strange and secret investigation of certain conditions in the ancient Massachusetts seaport of Innsmouth. The public first learned ...
by mightytwix
Fri Oct 23, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 432 – Housebound
Replies: 0
Views: 1255

Drabblecast 432 – Housebound

Drabblecast 432 – Housebound [/u][/b] By: Ao-Hui Lin “Hey babe, where did the closet go?” The Hubby, Victor, gives me a blank look, like the word “closet” is Swahili for “bratwurst”. He neither understands the question nor the purpose of the question. “The closet. It used to be here, through this d...
by mightytwix
Tue Sep 22, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 431 – A Promise
Replies: 0
Views: 1211

Drabblecast 431 – A Promise

Drabblecast 431 – A Promise [/u][/b] By: Jennifer Hudak [/u] I reach out nonexistent fingers to catch your arm, the hem of your shirt. You, there. Sitting on the edge of the bed, head bowed, dripping with sorrow. Your hair is thinning, shiny scalp peeking through the gray-streaked brown at the top ...