A psychologist tries to convince a sentient program to shut itself down before it is attacked by a rogue computer virus. But the program doesn’t trust the motivations of its creators and resorts to subterfuge to avoid its fate.

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Written by Alan V Hare.
Read by Mitchell Tew and Alan V Hare
Opening and Closing Theme David H.

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Meret’s secret plan to sabotage Galan is discovered by the alien presence which has taken over the self-appointed Triffal leader. To pay for his betrayal Meret is imprisoned in a bubble outside of space-time. Helpless to intervene he is forced to watch as the alien uses the Triffal and the Terrans to free itself. However, the plan will lead to the demise of both civilizations.

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Written by Alan V Hare.

Read by Mitchell Tew.

Opening and Closing Theme David H.

Radio static sound FX licensed from Sound Snap (soundsnap.com)

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Ken Likeley, a city clerk who toils day in and day out to ensure that everything in his life and world is logical and predictable, finds a small white card on his office floor. After picking it up, reality begins to misbehave and Ken finds himself adrift in the multiverse.

Written by Alan V Hare.
Read by Mitchell Tew
Opening and Closing Theme David H.

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Rayenish decides it’s time to take a chance after Amos, AKA Daniel Johnson, asks him to remove DZ’s head scientist. After reading Merit’s message about the situation on Ceres, Amos knows he must speed up his plans but needs to find more money. Janva recovers from her encounter with the entity and discovers where her assistant and her mentor are, then tries to reach them.

Written by Alan V Hare.

Read by Mitchell Tew.

Opening and Closing Theme David H.

Radio static sound FX licensed from Sound Snap (soundsnap.com)

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After a tumor damaged Reina’s spinal cord, she is unable to walk or stand until she volunteers for an experimental treatment using newly developed implants. The procedure, which she could otherwise never afford, is successful, but there is a hidden cost in the form of a service Reina must provide for the rest of her life. One which she has inadvertently agreed to in the fine print of the end user agreement.

Written by Alan V Hare.
Read by Mitchell Tew
Opening and Closing Theme David H.

Makeshift Stories is released under a creative commons non-commercial attribution no derivative license. Which means that you are free to share our stories just remember to credit us and don’t alter anything.