The best short fiction, handpicked by the best voice in podcasting and presented in 3D immersive audio. In every episode, host LeVar Burton (Roots, Reading Rainbow, Star Trek) invites you to take a break from your daily life, and dive into a great story. LeVar’s narration blends with gorgeous soundscapes to bring stories by Stephen King, Toni Morrison, Nnedi Okorafor, Kurt Vonnegut, Ken Liu and more to life. So, if you’re ready, let’s take a deep breath... Our immersive audio is best with headphones! If you'd prefer to listen without immersive audio, visit


Title Date published
"Dark Spaces on the Map" by Anjali Sachdeva 2021-07-06
"Jealous Husband Returns in Form of Parrot" by Robert Olen Butler 2021-06-29
"The Bank of Burkina Faso" by Ekaterina Sedia 2021-06-22
Season 9 is Almost Here! 2021-06-15
"St. Valentine, St. Abigail, St. Brigid" by C.L. Polk 2021-04-20
"Vaccine Season" by Hannu Rajaniemi 2021-04-13
"Getaway" by Nicole Kornher-Stace 2021-04-06
"Salt" by Rosemary Melchior 2021-03-30
"An Equal Share of the Bone" by Karen Osborne 2021-03-23
"Killer of Kings" by Anjali Sachdeva 2021-03-16
"Flyboys" by Tobias Wolff 2021-03-09
"The Regression Test" by Wole Talabi 2021-03-02
"Alluvial Deposits" by Percival Everett 2021-02-23
"Daddy" by Damion Wilson 2021-02-16
"The Takeback Tango" by Rebecca Roanhorse 2021-02-09
"Silver Door Diner" by Bishop Garrison 2021-02-02
Season 8... Coming Soon! 2021-01-26
Nnedi Okorafor, Author of "Mother of Invention", Part 3 2020-12-01
"Mother of Invention" by Nnedi Okorafor, Part 2 2020-11-24
"Mother of Invention" by Nnedi Okorafor, Part 1 2020-11-17

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