Telling Fairy Tales and Folklore from cultures all over the world as audio plays.
This show is part of the Story Forge Network.
September 29th, 2018 | Season 2 | 20 mins 9 secs
anansi, artifact, bonus, comedy, coyote, magic, original, season 2
Summary: Hi! I'm Coyote and I'm... Gonna step in for a second to talk about what happened. You see, I was trying to come talk to my friend Anansi when... well then after that you see... then... oh! A radio! When I turned it on... Oh... yeah I probably shouldn't have done that.
August 4th, 2018 | Season 2 | 6 mins 45 secs
celtic, europe, leprechaun, season 2
A story about a man who abandoned his search for wealth, when he discovers it’s all a crock.
July 7th, 2018 | Season 2 | 5 mins 35 secs
asia, persia, season 2
A story about a clever fisherman who nets a quick profit with a minnow-mum of effort.
June 9th, 2018 | Season 2 | 10 mins 54 secs
europe, ireland, season 2
A story about two greedy farmers, who reaped what they sowed, when their neighbor milked them for all they were worth.
May 12th, 2018 | Season 2 | 6 mins 27 secs
europe, germany, season 2
A story about a traveling troublemaker who, kneading money, bought a breadmaker’s ire with some half-baked shenanigans.
April 21st, 2018 | Season 2 | 6 mins 13 secs
animal, comedy, fable, season 2
A story about how a Jinn sends a lazy camel Alpaca-ing.
March 14th, 2018 | Season 2 | 6 mins 48 secs
asia, fable, japan, season 2
A story based on a Japanese Fable of a tricky monkey's attempt to continue usefulness to their human master.
February 3rd, 2018 | Season 2 | 11 mins 54 secs
europe, loki, norse, season 2
A story about a nightmare of a deal that goes rough shod when horsing around gets in the way.
December 27th, 2017 | Season 2 | 5 mins 14 secs
africa, comedy, gods, orisha, season 2, yoruba
A story about how Orunmila helped a mother protect her son from Iku, the incarnation of death.
November 22nd, 2017 | Season 2 | 11 mins 24 secs
asia, japan, kitsune, season 2
A story about how everything comes up tails when a man is outfoxed on a wager.
This episode contains descriptions of torture. Viewer discretion is advised.
October 22nd, 2017 | Season 2 | 10 mins 28 secs
animals, caddo, coyote, native american, north america, season 2
A story about how Coyote, despite dogged determination, was left lupining for his friends gifts.
July 19th, 2017 | Season 2 | 3 mins 46 secs
africa, akan, anansi, animal, gods, season 2
Culture: Akan. Based on a story by: Farida Salifu. Summary: A story about a spider whose eyes are too big for his stomach and his legs.
April 18th, 2017 | Season 2 | 12 mins 48 secs
gods, oceania, polynesia, season 2
Culture: Polynesian. Based on a story by: W.D. Westervelt. Summary: A story of when Maui unlocked the underworld’s door to the heavens, he thought he was doing a great good for his people. But when the sun, a thoughtless creature of heat and light, brings calamity to his people, Maui finds his work is far from finished.
February 5th, 2017 | Season 2 | 8 mins 17 secs
europe, gods, greece, season 2
Culture: Greek. Based on a story by: Ovid. Summary: A story about the troubles caused by a slighted goddess who uses a golden apple to avenge herself when she was kept out of a feast.
December 30th, 2016 | Season 1 | 4 mins 16 secs
magic, original, season 1
Summary: A story about a boy who leaves home for fame and glory and returns with what really matters.
September 23rd, 2016 | Season 1 | 5 mins 30 secs
europe, germany, season 1
Culture: Germany. Based on a story by: Brothers Grimm. Summary: A silly story about a very fortunate peasant.