The Family Secrets – Chapter 8

Most of our Fascinating Fiction podcasts are just short stories, but from time to time, it’s hard to leave out snippets of longer series.  That is definitely the case with today’s podcast, The Family Secrets – Chapter 8, which is one chapter of a 40-part series by Joseph Owens (Dobson on HubPages). If you like this…

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Funny Business: The Rodent

This week’s Fascinating Fiction podcast is by a new Hubber. In fact, Funny Business: The Rodent, a humorous story about the Acme Newsletter (and survival!), is only mollymeadows‘ third Hub. I hope you enjoy the recorded version of the story, and I encourage you check out mollymeadows‘ other fun Hubs, too.  It is quite exciting…

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Colors of the Mind

Today’s Fascinating Fiction podcast is read by the author.  This is always a fun opportunity, since we rarely get to hear HubPages authors read their work in their own voices! In this podcast, Morten Rand (Fiction Factory on HubPages) reads Colors of the Mind, a story exploring moods, colors, and gatherings in which people display their…

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Enemy Hearts

Rarely do I read things online that prompt me to make audible reactions, when something I’m reading does cause me to make noise, said noise is typically laughter. Enemy Hearts by Taressa Klays is one of the very unusual Hubs out our site that has made me actually yell out in alarm- in a good…

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The Red Monologue 2.0

This week’s Fascinating Fiction podcast features a new spin on an old story.  In The Red Monologue 2.0 – From the Big Bad Wolf’s Big Mouth to Your Big Eyes, ProCW offers a new take on Little Red Riding Hood. Listen in to the podcast (The Red Monologue 2.0) as I have a go at…

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The Citizen’s Financial Responsibility Act

I particularly enjoyed reading this week’s Fascinating Fiction story, The Citizen’s Financial Responsibility Act.  First published as The Citizen’s Financial Responsibility Act by Theo20185 on HubPages, this story has a bit of a Matrix feel to it, plus offers interesting commentary on debt and coporate greed. I hope you enjoy listening to it! If there…

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When Evil Comes

While the HubPages Fascinating Fiction podcast is still in its infancy, we have already two stories with the word “evil” in the title!  There must be something particularly alluring about the dark side. With When Evil Comes, akirchner (who typically writes nonfiction Hubs) took a walk on the wild side and explored the world of…

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The Vampire by L.A.Cargil

This installment of the Fascinating Fiction podcast (an audio series of short stories written by authors on HubPages.com) features a particularly touching story by Austinstar: The Vampire Because I found the story to be so inspiring, I thought it would be fun to ask Austinstar some questions about the story – the Q&A follows: Simone: What…

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Western Short Story – Hired On

When we first launched the Fascinating Fiction podcast, we received many recommendations to feature Hubs by WillStarr.  If you listened to last week’s short story, The Scent of Evil, you are already familiar with this author. While The Scent of Evil is a great short story, WillStarr is more known for his Westerns on HubPages,…

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The Scent of Evil

In this installment of the Fascinating Fiction podcast, I am happy to present a short but very good story written by WillStarr: The Scent of Evil. This is the first Fascinating Fiction episode with a short story narrated by another Hubber.  Morten Rand (aka Website Examiner on HubPages) was generous enough to record his reading of…

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