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100 Words of Astounding Beauty

May 31, 2024

A flash-fiction podcast where a handful of writers create an original story with a limited wordcount in a limited amount of time. In this episode we are split into hundreds of smaller pieces that gush into a cup.

The stories are:
'The Price of a Ticket Home' by Amelia Armande

'Paradise Lost' by Joshua Crisp

'In 1994' by Paul Davies

'Splinters' by Colette McCormick

'Family Time at the Lido' by Tom McNally,

Featuring listener submission:
'Memento Mori' by
John Bartmann.

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Created by Tom McNally, featuring Amelia Armande, Joshua Crisp, Paul Davies and Colette McCormick.

Transcript and all story iterations are available here.

Theme tune is Music For Jellyfish by Bell Lungs.

Story music is by John Bartmann, released under a CC-BY license, featuring:

Track art generated by Bing.

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