My Bride

(1 minute read) by Stevie Metcalfe (U.K) https://open.spotify.com/episode/4z83h3AKLSES0XuYYMiG8B Audio version available on Pocket Fiction Podcast {October 11, 1641} Mary floated gracefully out of the mid-morning fog into the twinkling light of the frosted fallen leaves of the churchyard, the most beautiful bride ever to grace the steps of the Church of St Michael the Archangel. …

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And in the end…

(9 minute read) by Whitney Reinhart (U.S.A) https://open.spotify.com/episode/4ZfhPjEzXhswxA3Ku7IXEP?si=eADLy2NsQYqWQuoqFmzCgA&dl_branch=1 Russell R. Russell spent his life preparing to survive the apocalypse. Orwell, Huxley, Kirkman and, occasionally, King and Koontz were his prophets. He studied, memorized their works, the way others studied the Bible or the Quran. He daydreamed about surviving the zombie hordes à la Rick Grimes …

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Jonah Wins the Game

(6 minute read) by Linda McMullen (U.S.A) Jonah – community college dropout and fourth-most-senior associate at the big-box store – slid three quarters into the vending machine.  He flashed through several possibilities:   He could get George a Coke.   Jonah’s derelict better angel supported this option.  George operated from a constant caffeine deficit due to his …

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