Gallery of Curiosities



Sunday Dec 31, 2017

A strange story of time and redemption to close out the year. Wilson Fowlie narrates. 
Author Fredrick Obermeyer lives in Cooperstown, NY.  He enjoys writing science-fiction, fantasy, horror and crime stories.  He has had stories published in NFG, Electric Spec, Newmyths, Perihelion SF, Acidic Fiction, Manor House, the Destination: Future anthology, and other markets.  In addition, he is a member of the Critters Writers Workshop.
Narrator Wilson Fowlie has been reading stories out loud since the age of 4, and credits his parents for any talent he has for it. He's been narrating for podcasts since he answered a call for readers for PodCastle in 2008. He’s narrated dozens of stories for many podcasts, including all of the Escape Artists shows. Wilson fits all this narrating between his day job as a web developer in Vancouver, Canada, and directing a community show chorus called The Maple Leaf Singers.
Music: Thunder Dreams by Kevin MacLeod
Theme Song: Ashes Ashes by Deus Ex Vapore Machina
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Tuesday Dec 26, 2017

By old tradition, we warm up the aetheroscope and search for the band which is broadcasting from that hidden city-state, New Babbage. Terrible storms in the in-between spaces delayed us locating it until today.
An Unusual Christmas Gift written and performed by Tepic Harlequin.
Music: Melody, Carol of the Bells arranged and performed by LaTosha Hall
Simple Sadness, Secret Garden, Christmas Theme 2, by Alexander Nakarada ( under Creative Commons: By Attribution 4.0 License
The Curtain Rises, Wish Background by Kevin MacLeod ( under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License 
Horror Opening Credits - Written and Performed by Brett Van Donsel

Sunday Dec 24, 2017

A Christmas Eve Special to help the little ones go to bed. Osgoode and Kevin narrate.
Author Joachim Heijndermans is a writer and artist from the Netherlands. His work has been featured with such publications as Gathering Storm Magazine, Mad Scientist Journal, Kraxon Magazine, Asymmetry Fiction and Metaphorosis. He likes to read, paint, travel, collect rare toys and bore people with random trivia. You can follow him @jheijndermans on twitter.
Music: We Wish You, Sugar Plum Dark Mix, Hall of the Mountain King by Kevin MacLeod (
Osgoode - Kris Law
Kevin - Kevin Frost
Thank you for another year. It's been a rough one.

Wednesday Dec 20, 2017

A witch-child recounts the Russian Revolution and the abuse and hunger her family endured. Content note for suggestions of domestic violence. #darkFantasy 
Author Alexis Lantgen is a writer, 6th grade science teacher, and classical musician. Her stories have appeared in Phantaxis, Red Sun Magazine, and the Gallery of Curiosities, and she's written nonfiction for Renaissance Magazine. Alexis blogs at, and tweets @TheWiseSerpent. She lives with her husband, her four year old daughter, and their very patient cats in Carrollton, Texas.
Narrator Maria Rose is a graphic designer, writer, astrologer, classicist. Sometimes saturnine, mostly eccentric. She tends noisy society finches and remains unimpressed by cutesy bios containing mundane details about pets. Including her own. She's narrating her current project through ACX, "Messengers of the Right" forthcoming from University of Press Audiobooks.
Story music: Cinematic Soundscapes by Phil Michalski and Almost in F by Kevin MacLeod. 
Theme song: Ashes Ashes by Deus Ex Vapore Machina.

Saturday Dec 09, 2017

A librarian is plagued with a pest of a customer. Benjamin Sperduto narrates. 
Author Edward McDermott, born in Toronto, has a professional day job but spends his spare time pursuing a writing career. Aside from taking writing courses and participating in writers' groups, Edward takes time for sailing, fencing, and working as a movie extra.
His web page is
Narrator Benjamin Sperduto is a history teacher in Tampa, Florida. His short stories have appeared in a number of anthologies, including Coven (Purple Sun Press), Bad Neighborhood (Spooky Words Press), and Dystopian Express (Hydra Publications). His first novel, The Walls of Dalgorod, is available from Curiosity Quills Press. For a full list of publications and fiction updates, visit or follow him on Twitter (@bensperduto).
Music: Investigations, Mysterioso March by Kevin MacLeod (
Osgoode's chorus: Novelle Noel by Kevin MacLeod
Theme song: Ashes Ashes by DEVM

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