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Aroph Stories Podcast

Fantasy & Science Fiction Podc

I've always wanted an audio podcast of fantastical shorts stories and now we have it. I've hand curated a selection of amazing short stories from emerging writers, mixed with classical tales. They focus on the fantastical (of course), absurd, outlandish, and fun both near and far in time and space. All read by either me (Judah Mahay) or the occasional guest reader.

I've always wanted an audio podcast of fantastical shorts stories and now we have it. I've hand curated a selection of amazing short stories from emerging writers, mixed with classical tales. They focus on the fantastical (of course), absurd, outlandish, and fun both near and far in time and space. All read by either me (Judah Mahay) or the occasional guest reader.

Location:

United States

Description:

I've always wanted an audio podcast of fantastical shorts stories and now we have it. I've hand curated a selection of amazing short stories from emerging writers, mixed with classical tales. They focus on the fantastical (of course), absurd, outlandish, and fun both near and far in time and space. All read by either me (Judah Mahay) or the occasional guest reader.

Twitter:

@judahmahay

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 8 | “Peyton Trent, Son of God” by Devin DeMarco

12/13/2016
A new story by Devin DeMarco entitled Peyton Trent, Son of God narrated by guest actor Lorien Reese. Short Bio: Devin DeMarco is from a small town in upstate New York that you've never heard of. Or maybe you have. She doesn't know your life. Anyway, she recently earned her MFA in Creative Writing and Literature from Stony Brook University. She also writes fiction that's sometimes really weird, and sometimes only lowkey weird. Her story Happy Birthday, Beatrice appeared in The Southampton...

Duration:00:19:47

Episode 7 | “In His Own Image” by Jeffrey Landgraf

11/18/2016
Episode 7 features the story "In His Own Image" by Jeffrey Landgraf. A twisted look into the mind of the self-aware created self. Short Bio: Dr. Jeffrey Landgraf is a physicist who employs paradox to find the perspective from which false things that are true, the common is ridiculous, and the ridiculous makes plain and simple sense. Subscribe to Aroph:

Duration:00:10:39

Episode 6 | “The Red Dragon of Wales” by William Elliot Griffis

11/11/2016
This is another throwback to a classic tale. I can't help but keep in the realm of the Arthurian Legends, but The Red Dragon of Wales comes from William Elliot Griffis and is part of a larger collection of fairy tales. Subscribe to Aroph:

Duration:00:17:59

Episode 5 | “Bumps” by Matthew Hall

11/4/2016
Here we have "Bumps" by Matthew Hall. If anyone is interested in a twist of reality and a look at the end of things with a thrill, please listen to this story. Short Bio: Matthew Hall, beard aficionado and semi-pro eccentric, tries to find time to write in between meetings at the office. He writes to dispel the ennui endemic in his daily life of accountancy and to explore worlds without spreadsheets and deadlines. Subscribe to Aroph:

Duration:00:12:59

Episode 4 | “Root” by Devin DeMarco

10/28/2016
This twisted story entitled "Root" by Devin DeMarco was a pleasure to read. Enjoy. Short Bio: "Devin DeMarco is from a small town in upstate New York that you've never heard of. Or maybe you have. She doesn't know your life. Anyway, she recently earned her MFA in Creative Writing and Literature from Stony Brook University. She also writes fiction that's sometimes really weird, and sometimes only lowkey weird. Her story Happy Birthday, Beatrice appeared in The Southampton Review. It was...

Duration:00:31:00

Episode 3 | “The Legends of King Arthur” by Sir James Knowles

10/21/2016
This was just too much fun to pass up. As promised, every third episode will be a classic. In this case, we have The Legends of King Arthur by Sir James Knowles. We will be focusing on Chapter 1, The Prophecies of Merlin, and the Birth of Arthur. Enjoy. Subscribe to Aroph:

Duration:00:23:36

Episode 2 | “Music Box” by Evan Pickering

10/14/2016
Evan Pickering, author of the American Rebirth Trilogy. offers our second episode "Music Box." Short Bio: Evan Pickering is the author of Amazon bestselling novel Hood and a longtime professional poker player. Born and raised in Long Island New York before being transplanted to South Florida, Evan once again resides in Long Island and is currently working on the next book in the American Rebirth Series. As a writer, Evan first started writing at the age of eighteen, penning his first novel...

Duration:00:31:17

Episode 1 | “Blue Room” by Jason Sanford

10/7/2016
Our first story "Blue Room" comes from Jason Sanford, a Nebula Finalist and award-winning author. Short Bio: Jason Sanford is an award-winning author of short stories, essays, and articles and an active member of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. A finalist for the Nebula Award, Jason has published more than a dozen stories in the British SF magazine Interzone, which also devoted a special issue to his fiction. He has also published numerous stories in magazines and...

Duration:00:42:59

Episode 0 | Introduction to Aroph Stories

10/3/2016
Here is an introduction to the Aroph Stories Podcast. For the next eight weeks, a new story will appear every Friday. We will feature new and upcoming writers as well as classics, all that take science to plausible extremes or reality to the magical. Please leave a review (on your podcast app of choice) and enjoy the stories. Subscribe to Aroph:

Duration:00:03:06