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
LIVE! in Brooklyn: "Playing Nice with God's Bowling Ball" by N.K. Jemisin 2018-12-11
"Morning Child" by Gardner Dozois 2018-10-09
"Yiwu" by Lavie Tidhar 2018-10-02
"Singing on a Star" by Ellen Klages 2018-09-25
"The Cell Phones" by Karen E. Bender 2018-09-18
"Jackalope Wives" by Ursula Vernon 2018-09-11
"Fyrewall" by Stefani Cox 2018-09-04
"Fantaisie Impromptu No. 4 in C#min, Op. 66” by Carlos Hernandez 2018-08-28
"Multo" by Samuel Marzioli 2018-08-21
"Fires" by Rick Bass 2018-08-14
"The Last Cheng Beng Gift" by Jaymee Goh 2018-08-07
"Sea Girls" by Daniel Wallace 2018-07-31
"Welcome to Your Authentic Indian Experience TM" by Rebecca Roanhorse 2018-07-24
LIVE! in Seattle: "Black Betty" by Nisi Shawl 2018-06-05
LIVE! in Los Angeles: "Money Tree" by Nalo Hopkinson 2018-05-22
LIVE! in San Francisco: "As Good as New" by Charlie Jane Anders 2018-05-08
LIVE! in Chicago: "The Winds of Harmattan" by Nnedi Okorafor 2018-04-24
"The 5:22" by George Harrar 2018-03-20
"My Dear You" by Rachel Khong 2018-03-13
"Different Kinds of Darkness" by David Langford 2018-02-27

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