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The professional storytellers at StoryLink Radio, known as Seanchaí, are committed to bringing stories to Life through the spoken word as in traditional oral storytelling. We present stories of many genres... Ancient Myths and Legends, short stories, full length novels, science fiction and high fantasy, philosophy, traditions, drama, fiction, non-fiction, romance, theatre, ghosts & haunts, suspense, stories of the strange, and more! Our stories may be drawn from contemporary sources, or from some dusty near-forgotten tome. Regardless it is a treat like no other to listen to the stories & tales presented in a "live" format with the emotion and feeling a true professional storyteller brings. The Seanchai's job is much more than purely entertainment. The Seanchaí is the custodian of stories and traditions in need of preservation, and possesses the skill to ignore the inhibitions of modern day stifled conversations and instead focuses their attention on presenting those of us with keen ears - with the stories of the past, sometimes the present and, perhaps, even of what's to come. The infectious tones that we hear from their lips allow us to momentarily slip away from the modern day and very real world and conjure up images of Yesterday, Tomorrow, and Fantasy. So enter here, and let us be your Seanchaí for a time!

The professional storytellers at StoryLink Radio, known as Seanchaí, are committed to bringing stories to Life through the spoken word as in traditional oral storytelling. We present stories of many genres... Ancient Myths and Legends, short stories, full length novels, science fiction and high fantasy, philosophy, traditions, drama, fiction, non-fiction, romance, theatre, ghosts & haunts, suspense, stories of the strange, and more! Our stories may be drawn from contemporary sources, or from some dusty near-forgotten tome. Regardless it is a treat like no other to listen to the stories & tales presented in a "live" format with the emotion and feeling a true professional storyteller brings. The Seanchai's job is much more than purely entertainment. The Seanchaí is the custodian of stories and traditions in need of preservation, and possesses the skill to ignore the inhibitions of modern day stifled conversations and instead focuses their attention on presenting those of us with keen ears - with the stories of the past, sometimes the present and, perhaps, even of what's to come. The infectious tones that we hear from their lips allow us to momentarily slip away from the modern day and very real world and conjure up images of Yesterday, Tomorrow, and Fantasy. So enter here, and let us be your Seanchaí for a time!

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United States

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The professional storytellers at StoryLink Radio, known as Seanchaí, are committed to bringing stories to Life through the spoken word as in traditional oral storytelling. We present stories of many genres... Ancient Myths and Legends, short stories, full length novels, science fiction and high fantasy, philosophy, traditions, drama, fiction, non-fiction, romance, theatre, ghosts & haunts, suspense, stories of the strange, and more! Our stories may be drawn from contemporary sources, or from some dusty near-forgotten tome. Regardless it is a treat like no other to listen to the stories & tales presented in a "live" format with the emotion and feeling a true professional storyteller brings. The Seanchai's job is much more than purely entertainment. The Seanchaí is the custodian of stories and traditions in need of preservation, and possesses the skill to ignore the inhibitions of modern day stifled conversations and instead focuses their attention on presenting those of us with keen ears - with the stories of the past, sometimes the present and, perhaps, even of what's to come. The infectious tones that we hear from their lips allow us to momentarily slip away from the modern day and very real world and conjure up images of Yesterday, Tomorrow, and Fantasy. So enter here, and let us be your Seanchaí for a time!

Language:

English


Episodes

CLAY-SHUTTERED DOORS

10/12/2019
READ ALONG WITH STORY AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com “Love may be eternal, but Lovers are mortal…Aren’t they??” Some restless spirits do not depart in peace because they cannot—or will not! Perhaps it is unfinished business that detains them, a bargain made, a promise unfulfilled. Perhaps a desperate yearning, their own or another’s, that knots that otherwise-severed golden thread.

Duration:00:50:33

THE BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN

10/12/2019
READ ALONG WITH STORY AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com "The Monster Demands A Mate!" After recovering from injuries sustained in the mob attack upon himself and his creation, Dr. Frankenstein falls under the control of his former mentor, Dr. Pretorius, who insists the now-chastened doctor resume his experiments in creating new life. Meanwhile, the Monster remains on the run from those who wish to destroy him without understanding that his intentions are generally good despite his lack of...

Duration:01:03:40

THE CAVEGIRL pt2

7/2/2019
READ ALONG WITH STORY AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com The Cave Girl is a lost world novel by American writer Edgar Rice Burroughs. In an instant there sloughed from the heart and mind and soul of Waldo Emerson Smith-Jones every particle of civilization and culture and refinement that has required countless ages in the building, stripping him naked, age on age, down to the primordial beast that has begot his first human progenitor. He saw red as he leaped for the throat of the man-beast whose...

Duration:00:58:13

THE CAVEGIRL pt1

5/31/2019
READ ALONG WITH STORY AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com The Cave Girl is a lost world novel by American writer Edgar Rice Burroughs. In an instant there sloughed from the heart and mind and soul of Waldo Emerson Smith-Jones every particle of civilization and culture and refinement that has required countless ages in the building, stripping him naked, age on age, down to the primordial beast that has begot his first human progenitor. He saw red as he leaped for the throat of the man-beast whose...

Duration:00:52:26

WINTER DREAMS

12/28/2018
READ ALONG WITH STORY AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com Winter Dreams is a short story of love, friendship, and betrayaL. Middle-class Dexter Green has big dreams—to one day be as elite as the “old-money” families he works for each day as a golf caddy. When Dexter returns to the golf club as the guest of the men he once caddied for, he meets his undoing in the enchanting Judy Jones. First published in Metropolitan Magazine in 1922, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “Winter Dreams” was considered by the...

Duration:00:55:39

ITS A WONDERFUL LIFE

12/28/2018
READ ALONG WITH STORY AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com In 1943 Philip Van Doren Stern decided to give the gift of words to his closest friends for the holidays when he printed up 200 copies of a story called 'The Greatest Gift' and sent them out as a 21-page Christmas card, which became the basis for well-loved movie "It's A Wonderful Life"

Duration:00:27:01

THE CHRISTMAS EVE WATER GHOST OF HARROWBY HALL

12/16/2018
READ ALONG WITH STORY AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com The owners of Harrowby Hall had done their utmost to rid themselves of the damp and dewy lady who rose up out of the best bedroom floor at midnight, but without avail. They had tried stopping the clock, so that the ghost would not know when it was midnight; but she made her appearance just the same, with that fearful miasmatic personality of hers, and there she would stand until everything about her was thoroughly saturated.

Duration:00:21:45

GHOSTS - a poem

10/7/2018
READ ALONG AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com An 1887 Victorian poem on the subject of ghosts from the darker side of humanity. Creatures of mist, half credited; Our faint form flings No shadow in moonlight on the bed We visit; noiseless is our tread, Who come from deserts of the dead, Where no bird sings...

Duration:00:05:50

SHADOW IN THE SEA

10/7/2018
READ ALONG AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com A doomed and haunted ship on its last voyage, and of the terrible sea-devils (perhaps the spirits of bygone buccaneers) that besiege it and finally drag it down to an unknown fate.

Duration:00:25:17

THE HAUNTER OF THE DARK

10/7/2018
READ ALONG AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com In Providence, Rhode Island, Robert Blake, a young writer with an interest in the occult, becomes fascinated by a large disused church on Federal Hill which he can see from his lodgings on the city's Upper East side. His researches reveal that the church has a sinister history involving a cult called the Church of Starry Wisdom and is dreaded by the local migrant inhabitants as being haunted by a primeval evil. The being can only go abroad in...

Duration:00:59:36

THE LURKING FEAR

10/7/2018
READ ALONG AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com A reporter and local monster-hunter travels to Tempest Mountain, in the Catskills range, after reports of various attacks by a group of unidentified creatures against the local inhabitants

Duration:00:56:58

WAKE NOT THE DEAD

10/6/2018
READ ALONG AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com This is considered the first vampire story, although not the first English vampire story. That honor goes to John Polidori’s The Vampyre, which you can also listen to hear on StoryLinkRadio Podcast. because Wake Not The Dead wasn’t translated into English until 1823. It can be considered the first modern vampire romance. It is about a man who loves his dead wife so much he has a necromancer return her to life, only to discover she has become a...

Duration:01:18:45

WHAT YOU WANT

11/29/2017
Written to support the mission of the Royal Society for Public Health. This is a brilliant story about a dystopian world where only the rich can protect themselves from a diet of unhealthy advertising! Please visit fromheretowhere.org for more information.

Duration:00:27:58

LE MORTE D'ARTHUR ep2-13

11/20/2017
THE Classic Arthurian folklore. A drama of illicit love, the magic of sorcery, and the quest for the Holy Grail. StoryLink Radio presents here the original epic tale from Thomas Mallory first published in the year 1485. [new chapter added daily!] READ ALONG WITH PODCAST AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com

Duration:00:04:18

LE MORTE D'ARTHUR ep2-12

11/17/2017
READ ALONG WITH PODCAST AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com THE Classic Arthurian folklore. A drama of illicit love, the magic of sorcery, and the quest for the Holy Grail. All the famous characters are here... King Arthur, Guinevere, and Lancelot, Merlin, Excalibur, and all the Knights of the Round Table. StoryLink Radio presents here the original epic tale from Thomas Mallory first published in the year 1485. [new chapter added daily!]

Duration:00:04:22

LE MORTE D'ARTHUR ep2-11

11/16/2017
READ ALONG WITH PODCAST AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com THE Classic Arthurian folklore. A drama of illicit love, the magic of sorcery, and the quest for the Holy Grail. All the famous characters are here... King Arthur, Guinevere, and Lancelot, Merlin, Excalibur, and all the Knights of the Round Table. StoryLink Radio presents here the original epic tale from Thomas Mallory first published in the year 1485. [new chapter added daily!]

Duration:00:04:20

LE MORTE D'ARTHUR ep2-10

11/15/2017
READ ALONG WITH PODCAST AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com THE Classic Arthurian folklore. A drama of illicit love, the magic of sorcery, and the quest for the Holy Grail. All the famous characters are here... King Arthur, Guinevere, and Lancelot, Merlin, Excalibur, and all the Knights of the Round Table. StoryLink Radio presents here the original epic tale from Thomas Mallory first published in the year 1485. [new chapter added daily!]

Duration:00:05:41

SELKIES - The Goodman of Wastness

11/13/2017
READ ALONG WITH PODCAST AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com In Irish folklore, there are many stories about creatures who can transform themselves from seals to humans. These beings are called selkies. [all audio ©StoryLinkRadio]

Duration:00:14:57

PIRATES - Tom Chist and The Treasure Box

11/12/2017
READ ALONG WITH PODCAST AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com Pirates, Buccaneers, Marooners, those cruel but picturesque sea wolves who once infested the Spanish Main. An Old-time Story of the Days of Captain Kidd. [all audio ©StoryLinkRadio]

Duration:01:04:49

LE MORTE D'ARTHUR ep2-9

11/12/2017
READ ALONG WITH PODCAST AT: www.StoryLinkRadio.com THE Classic Arthurian folklore. A drama of illicit love, the magic of sorcery, and the quest for the Holy Grail. All the famous characters are here... King Arthur, Guinevere, and Lancelot, Merlin, Excalibur, and all the Knights of the Round Table. StoryLink Radio presents here the original epic tale from Thomas Mallory first published in the year 1485. [new chapter added daily!]

Duration:00:04:35