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A new short fiction podcast. Every week you get a new piece created by our amazing team of writers and actors. Once is curated by Florence Hood.

A new short fiction podcast. Every week you get a new piece created by our amazing team of writers and actors. Once is curated by Florence Hood.
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A new short fiction podcast. Every week you get a new piece created by our amazing team of writers and actors. Once is curated by Florence Hood.

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English


Episodes

Biting Nuns - Florence Hood

12/9/2019
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A short and sweet fictional family anecdote. Biting nuns featured performances by Jacqueline O’Kane, George Magell, Frances Ransome, Nic Hood and Gill Hood. Biting Nuns was written by Florence Hood, with some lines improvised by the actors.

Duration:00:05:25

Haunting At The Miller Murder House - Jack Owen

12/2/2019
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Inspired by classic haunted house stories Haunting at the Millar Murder House is about dysfunctional family relationships and how hard it can be not to fall into a cycle of loathing or, in the worst case, violence. Haunting At The Miller Murder House is written by Jack Owen and features performances by Stephanie McCormick and Maria Lawler.

Duration:00:15:03

Birdsong - Florence Hood

11/25/2019
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Cast away your cynicism and curl up with a sweet little tale from yesteryear. Birdsong was written by Florence Hood and performed by Naomi Hopkins.

Duration:00:18:06

Comfortable - Matthew Walker

11/18/2019
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Comfortable is different, but some things seem elemental. Comfortable was written by Matthew Walker and features performances by Nat Francis, Florence Hood, Naomi Hopkins and Kat Soloviev.

Duration:00:11:55

Of You - Loretta Marie Perera. Budapest - Aaron Coomer.

11/11/2019
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Double-feature! Two poems by two poets. The first, Of You, written and performed by Loretta Marie Perera. Have you ever feared something so much, you started to love it with all your heart? The second, Budapest, written and performed by Aaron Coomer. Budapest is a reflection or nostalgia—on the temporary and fleeting thing that is travel and love and the clumsy mess of those two things combined.

Duration:00:04:27

Nourish - Kat Soloviev

11/4/2019
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Does it ever strike you that every single thing in the world is used for ads now? Every concept - monetised, every precious thing - a marketing tool? This piece is inspired by the authors’ own attempts to actually bloody focus for once and struggles to find true zen in the midst of the chaos. Written by Kat Soloviev, with performances by Nikita Men’shov, Max Saprykin, Egor Gavrilin, Roseanne Lynch and herself.

Duration:00:05:24

My Demons Made A Meditation Tape - Florence Hood

10/28/2019
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Do not listen to this episode. Do not listen to your negative thoughts. Do not sit in a private hell of your own creation. This episode was written by Florence Hood and features performances by Florence Hood and Kat Soloviev. Content warning for people who have dealt with depression or mental illness.

Duration:00:13:20

Phobos - Jack Owen

10/21/2019
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I wanted to ask myself what I was afraid of, and this was the conclusion I came to. Sometimes fear is the closest thing to us. It's the sticky, filthy feeling inside your mouth in the morning, the dull thumping headache at night. Fear of the body is universal and always prevalent despite (some might say) being somewhat absurd. Phobos was written by Jack Owen. Performances by Jack Owen, Francine Gyll, Adam Cridland, Samuel Christopher, and Florence Hood.

Duration:00:26:18

Once Bitten - Matthew Walker

10/14/2019
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What is scarier; a vampire, or the existential angst of life-changing decisions? Once Bitten was written by Matthew Walker and features performances by Jack Owen, Lars Birger Aasheim and Egor Gavrilin.

Duration:00:15:16

Learning Curve - Egor Gavrilin

10/7/2019
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A coming-of-age-story in a digital era. Learning Curve was written by Egor Gavrilin and features performances by Aaron Coomer, Kat Soloviev, Lars Birger Aasheim, Jack Owen, Egor Gavrilin, Florence Hood, Matthew Walker, Naomi Hopkins, Jordan Worsley, and Anton Retunskikh.

Duration:00:12:38

The First Day - Matthew Walker

9/30/2019
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"Today is the first day of the rest of my life." Recovering and rediscovering. One man talks about starting the journey. This episode was written by Matthew Walker and features performances by Peter Tainsh, Anna Kovaleva and Karina Сапрыкина.

Duration:00:05:47

First Date - Florence Hood

9/23/2019
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How do you feel on a first date? Hopeful? Awkward? Nervous? In this week's episode, two people meet for the first time and see where the evening takes them. Performances by Florence Hood and Lars Birger Aasheim. Written by Florence Hood.

Duration:00:10:01

Gentle Kick - Kat Soloviev

9/16/2019
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This week's episode is a compact musical verbatim experiment created for the purpose of encouraging. The wisdom and witticisms (and quite simply, words) of friends and strangers were taken and re-imagined as a melodic tale. Best enjoyed in headphones. Gentle Kick by Kat Soloviev.

Duration:00:03:27

I Remember My Birth - Florence Hood

9/9/2019
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A woman is trying to tell you a story. Listen. It might help if you come in. I Remember My Birth by Florence Hood

Duration:00:11:54

Therapy - Matthew Walker

9/2/2019
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He went to therapy to feel better about the world. She went to feel better about herself. Our first episode is Therapy by Matthew Walker. Featuring performances by Matthew Walker, Karina Сапрыкина, Brent Rowley and Florence Hood.

Duration:00:09:52

Once Trailer

8/26/2019
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Once is a short fiction podcast. Here we have some moments from upcoming episodes. Our first episode will be a short play by Matthew Walker, released on 2nd September.

Duration:00:02:40

Once Teaser

8/19/2019
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Starts 2nd September

Duration:00:00:57