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Improbable Stories A bi-weekly journey into the improbable. Original speculative fiction, sci-fi & fantasy stories for all ages. Makeshift Stories explores, space, time, alternate realities, alternate histories, the near future and the unexplained.

Improbable Stories A bi-weekly journey into the improbable. Original speculative fiction, sci-fi & fantasy stories for all ages. Makeshift Stories explores, space, time, alternate realities, alternate histories, the near future and the unexplained.
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Calgary, AB

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Improbable Stories A bi-weekly journey into the improbable. Original speculative fiction, sci-fi & fantasy stories for all ages. Makeshift Stories explores, space, time, alternate realities, alternate histories, the near future and the unexplained.

Language:

English

Contact:

5874321229


Episodes

154. Depatterned

11/17/2018
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Ivan Petrenko’s entire life has revolved around his quest to seek official recognition of his family’s apparent abduction by extraterrestrials while on a camping trip in Ontario in the late 1950’s. Responding to an online...

Duration:00:30:55

153. Ken Likeley – The Whole Caboodle Mart

11/1/2018
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Ken Likeley, is having breakfast when he bites down on something hard. The object breaks a crown and Ken‘s day goes sideways when he tries to return the cereal he was eating to the Whole...

Duration:00:24:31

152. The Challenge

10/17/2018
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Born in the commons where 95 percent of the world’s population lives, Ezra is a daredevil who has achieved something unusual, fame. He is an anomaly, in an age where ambition was supposed to have...

Duration:00:26:34

151 Redux 1 – The Boy Who Loved Candy

10/1/2018
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This fairy-tale was the first episode of the Somewhere Sometime series from February 4, 2010. Under the influence of an alien obsessed with sweets, Mario is encouraged to eat candy until he has grown to...

Duration:00:13:14

150. Led Astray

9/19/2018
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Three astronauts, part of an international mission to land on the moon, are pushed off course by what they initially suspect is a mechanical or electrical problem. But after being forced to land at an...

Duration:00:37:19

149. Ceres Chapter 20 – Altered Reality

9/2/2018
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The Aleutian finally arrive in force to stop the entity aligned against Janva and Serene. Finding a debris field where Terra should have been, and the thoughts of only one of their own, they are...

Duration:00:15:34

148. One Day

8/15/2018
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A down on their luck AI trainer struggles to make ends meet. One day, at the height of a medical crisis brought on by stresses imposed through the circumstances she finds herself in, help comes...

Duration:00:27:53

147. Ceres Chapter 19 – Status Report

8/1/2018
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In a desperate attempt to save Ceres Johnson admits to Janva that he is the transmuted Triffel leader Amos and proposes an alliance. Janva realizes the situation is beyond her abilities to change and sends...

Duration:00:15:33

146. The Last Enclave

7/15/2018
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Lee and Garry, online nemesis, reluctantly agree to take a trip to the edge of their world to prove who is right. Is there something beyond the boundary or not? They are accompanied by a...

Duration:00:28:59

145. Ceres Chapter 18: Maya

7/1/2018
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Maya finds herself imprisoned on an experimental spacecraft with Tim and Simone (aka Serene), heading to the asteroid belt. Simone reveals her true identity and the fact the craft they have been marooned on by...

Duration:00:13:18

144. The Heart of the Matter

6/19/2018
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A psychologist tries to convince a sentient program to shut itself down before it is attacked by a rogue computer virus. But the program doesn’t trust the motivations of its creators and resorts to subterfuge...

Duration:00:21:00

143. Ceres Chapter 17: Meret

5/31/2018
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Meret’s secret plan to sabotage Galan is discovered by the alien presence which has taken over the self-appointed Triffal leader. To pay for his betrayal Meret is imprisoned in a bubble outside of space-time. Helpless...

Duration:00:14:25

142. Artifact Error: Ken Likeley

5/18/2018
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Ken Likeley, a city clerk who toils day in and day out to ensure that everything in his life and world is logical and predictable, finds a small white card on his office floor. After...

Duration:00:35:53

141. Ceres Chapter 16 – Opposition

5/1/2018
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Rayenish decides it’s time to take a chance after Amos, AKA Daniel Johnson, asks him to remove DZ’s head scientist. After reading Merit’s message about the situation on Ceres, Amos knows he must speed up...

Duration:00:11:46

140. The Ouroboros EULA

4/19/2018
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After a tumor damaged Reina’s spinal cord, she is unable to walk or stand until she volunteers for an experimental treatment using newly developed implants. The procedure, which she could otherwise never afford, is successful,...

Duration:00:30:34

139. Ceres Chapter 15 – Fantasma

4/1/2018
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After failing to trap the two Aleutians, the entity that has been interfering since Janva’s arrival on Ceres, decides to take control of events on the tiny dwarf world by inhabiting Galan. Merit, Galan’s executive...

Duration:00:13:15

138. The Lost Cosmonaut

3/16/2018
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After almost 60 years Leonid Petrov decides that it is finally time to tell his story. Written out of history because his mission was deemed a failure and forgotten because no one believes his explanation...

Duration:00:37:20

137. Ceres Chapter 14 – Resistance

3/1/2018
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Serene finds herself suddenly fighting for her life against a dark presence which appears to harbour a deep-rooted hatred of Aleutians. After its encounter with Serene, the presence decides it must speed up its plans...

Duration:00:12:27

136. Doppelganger

2/17/2018
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After noticing a ghostly figure in a series of photos, Trisha, a top performing career architect, attending her company retreat starts getting a series of unusual messages on her cell phone. At first, she suspects...

Duration:00:34:24

135. Ceres Chapter 13 – Intransigence

2/1/2018
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After receiving Amos’s message and listening to Galan ignore the fact that his plan will not succeed, Merit begins to build support to stop his self-appointed leader. Meanwhile, at the request of the board of...

Duration:00:11:27