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Stories from best fiction magazines and podcasts.

That's Democracy by Louis Kornfeld  


12 min    Play

A teacher gives his students a lesson about democracy that they'll never forget.

The Monkey's Paw by WW Jacobs  

Horror Drama

30 min    Play

The story follows a magical monkey’s hand that grants its owner three wishes – but the wishes come at a devastating price.

Sir Hereward and Mr. Fitz Go to War Again by Garth Nix  


78 min    Play

The heroic knight and swordsman, Sir Hereward, ventures forth with his companion, the sorcerous puppet known as Mister Fitz, to track down a wayward force.

The Last Cheng Beng Gift by Jaymee Goh  


34 min    Play

A family matriarch receives (and judges) traditional Chinese gifts sent by her family to her residence in the underworld.

The Second Bakery Attack by Haruki Murakami  


41 min    Play

A newlywed couple seeks to satiate their hunger by breaking into an unremarkable bakery.

A Little Part of All of Us by Jesse Eisenberg  


16 min    Play

A young man displays his tenuous hold on reality when he co-opts the national tragedy of September 11th into a self-serving anxiety narrative.