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An original short stories podcast, each episode telling a brand new tale. From science fiction and fantasy, to horror, historical, romantic and supernatural, these are tales to transport you - doorways into another world. Written, performed and produced by Calum Bannerman, Stories from the Hearth reminds us what it must have been like to gather around a fire in days gone by, and listen to the tales of a wandering bard. New episodes are released every three weeks. Episode #8 launches Sunday 9 ...
 
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In this extra special episode of Stories from the Hearth, flying freelancer Jahanara Khan seeks refuge in a run-down space station called the Pale Blue Dot. It is a den of depravity and illicit transactions, run by a ragtag group of aliens including a disgruntled green blob, and a frighteningly upbeat Texan automaton. What Jahanara wants with such …
 
Part Two in the first season of Stories from the Hearth's non-fiction series: The Wandering Bard. Each season of this bonus series examines a different aspect of the history and nature of storytelling, as well as the various roles it plays in our lives. In season one of The Wandering Bard, we ask the question “Why do we tell stories?” In today's ep…
 
You stand in shadow. The moon is late to rise tonight. At your side is your katana, newly forged, never used. And so you wait, ready and eager to test its sting. This episode's story is based on the historical Samurai practice of tsujigiri (辻斬). The aim of Stories from the Hearth is to rekindle its listeners' love for the ancient art of storytellin…
 
Part One in the first season of Stories from the Hearth's non-fiction series: The Wandering Bard. Each season of this bonus series examines a different aspect of the history and nature of storytelling, as well as the various roles it plays in our lives. In season one of The Wandering Bard, we ask the question “Why do we tell stories?” In today's ep…
 
Xi'an, China. 1967. A Kazakhstani writer has travelled through time to the heart of Communist China's barbaric Cultural Revolution. Now, he awaits trial, charged with crimes for which the penalty is death. The protagonist of his latest story, a girl called Junlei, finds herself trapped in a mysterious library. Solving the riddle of this library mig…
 
Xi'an, China. 2045. A Kazakhstani writer sits down at his desk and begins to type. Beneath his fingers, the story of a young girl unfolds: she holds a mysterious key, inherited from her grandfather. As the key turns, and the world changes, the lives of the writer and his character must intersect, or fade from memory forever. The aim of Stories from…
 
On a lonely island, wreathed in mist, Ludmiła the two-spirit harvests the soft down of eider ducks for a living. Made an outcast because of their gender-fluidity, Ludmiła finds companionship in the most unlikely of places. With mad sailors, new-born ducklings, and reflections on queerness, this is a tale of friendship, love, and the celebration of …
 
In the Stories from the Hearth minisodes, Calum reads a classic story from the public domain - be it fable, fairy-tale, or moral; European, or International. In minisode one, they read The Steadfast Tin Soldier by Hans Christian Andersen; a tale of love and heartbreak, adventure and betrayal, first published in 1838, and as affecting today as it wa…
 
In a distant future, intergalactic space-travel happens in the blink of an eye. One young astronaut has been tasked with finding a viable alternative to Earth, in order that humanity can be saved. Arriving on Terra-II, things at first seem promising. However, in the city of Carcosa, all is not what it seems... The aim of Stories from the Hearth is …
 
As a pirate terrorising the Red Sea, Shahar has long survived by disguising herself as a fearsome and solitary man. But on a return trip to Oman, carrying the Iman's precious cargo, Shahar's identity is not the only thing she's in danger of losing... *Episode One contains explicit language, and explores themes of both a sexual and racial nature.* T…
 
Stories from the Hearth is an original short-stories podcast, written, performed and produced by Calum Bannerman. Each episode will feature a brand-new short story, be they sci-fi, romance or fantasy, historical fiction or horror, with a new episode released every three weeks. Episode #1 was launched on Sunday 10th January 2021 (10.01.21) The aim o…
 
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