The Dunesteef Audio Fiction Magazine
The Best Stories in Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror and Other Genres

Doug was rushing to get to his sister's house on Christmas Eve, when he happened upon the most pathetic looking old couple broken down on the side of the road. They needed his help. They had to be somewhere, somewhere very special, before midnight. It was a matter of life or death. Couldn't he possibly help them out?

Afterward, Rish and Big talk about Christmas songs on the radio for a surprisingly long time, then eventually mention the writing of the story "What You Deserve", and what moved Rish to write such a tale.

Direct download: Dunesteef_214_What_You_Deserve_by_Rish_Outfield.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:45am EDT

Brand and Macee were trying to have a nice Christmas together, but their shelf elf seems to be possibly possessed and on the attack. What do they do? Find out in the exciting conclusion to The Christmas Creature.

Afterward, Rish and Big talk about several things...including the challenge of making something like a child's plaything into a viable antagonist.

Direct download: Dunesteef_213_The_Christmas_Creature_Part_2_by_BD_Anklevich.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:37am EDT

Brand is watching his daughter, Macee, for Christmas. Rose, the girl's mother, wasn't happy about it, but it was her only choice when grandma got sick at the last minute. Brand is going to make up for his failures of the past, though. He even got Macee a cute little Elf on the Shelf to make it the perfect holiday...or did he?

Afterward, Rish and Big go through all the story prompt suggestions provided by the listeners, and decide on what they will use to write their Christmas story this year.

Direct download: Dunesteef_21_The_Christmas_Creature_Part_1_by_BD_Anklevich.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:25pm EDT