fairy tale episodes

Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#40 - The Jellyfish And The Monkey

March 14, 2020

A Japanese fairy tale by Yei Theodora Osaki.

Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#36 - The Ghost

Feb. 14, 2020

Another Polish folk tale for a listener in Poland this week.

Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#34 - The Golden Goose

Jan. 31, 2020

The Golden Goose is another weird one with a moral about being kind to strangers.

Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#31 - The White Hare and The Crocodiles

Jan. 10, 2020

A Japanese fairy tale about the deceit and redemption by Yei Theodora Osaki.

Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#30 - The Little Match Girl

Jan. 3, 2020

A fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen with a poignant story about a little girl on a New Years Eve past.

Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#26 - The Christmas Fairy of Strasburg

Dec. 6, 2019

A strange and wonderful fairy tale about the origins of the Christmas Tree and the importance of not lashing out at our loved ones in anger.

Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#25 - The Pine Tree

Nov. 29, 2019

A bittersweet story about remembering to be grateful for the life we have, this fairy tale is classic Hans Christian Andersen.

Episodic Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#23 - The Bamboo-Cutter And The Moon-Child (Part Two)

Nov. 15, 2019

Nod off to sleep with part two of this great story by Yei Theodora Osaki.

Episodic Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#22 - The Bamboo-Cutter And The Moon-Child (Part One)

Nov. 8, 2019

Back to the land of fairy tales this week with another great story by Yei Theodora Osaki.

Fairy Tale Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#13 - The Devoted Friend

Sept. 28, 2019

A classic tale of friendship. But not. Only Oscar Wilde could write a fairy tale like this.

Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#9 - The Nightingale and The Rose

Aug. 31, 2019

Here's a fairy tale by Oscar Wilde, The Nightingale and The Rose. It's a story about love and loss with a weird twist.

Extended / Nature Sounds Fairy Tale Over 30 Min. Short Fiction

#5 - The Tongue-Cut Sparrow - Extended

Aug. 3, 2019

This is the extended version of the traditional Japanese fairy tale is 45 minutes long, has no introduction and some sounds of nighttime at the creek in the background.

Fairy Tale Short Fiction Under 30 Min.

#5 - The Tongue-Cut Sparrow

Aug. 3, 2019

This Japanese fairy tale by Yei Theodora Ozaki tells a story about kindness, with a few demons thrown in for good measure.