An inventor rediscovers the work of a 20th-century composer exploring the effects of hypersonic sound on the human body and creates a device that can cure cancer. However, to keep control of the process, he hires a down and out performer who pretends to have mystic healing powers. Under the stress of success and fame, the partnership begins to fall apart, forcing the inventor to take drastic measures to protect the process from exploitation.

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Written by Alan V Hare.

Read by  Mitchel Tew

Opening and Closing composed and created by David Hume

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A person on a government support program is given no choice but to join a new self-employment initiative, which will make them part of the growing gig economy. The job involves having a mess hub implanted under their skin so they can to create ad hoc communication networks for clients. At first, they are reluctant but soon discover the gig has many advantages until they find themselves a pawn in a much larger scheme.

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Written by Alan V Hare.

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Opening and Closing composed and created by David Hume

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As two seniors forced into retirement after an economic crash flee north in front of a storm so massive, it almost covers the entire width of the great central plains; they discover that one of them is fleeing from more than an impending natural disaster.

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Written by Alan V Hare.

Read by  Rylan Nilsson.

Opening and Closing composed and created by David Hume

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As two seniors forced into retirement after an economic crash flee north in front of a storm so massive, it almost covers the entire width of the great central plains; they discover that one of them is fleeing from more than an impending natural disaster.

Makeshift Stories is a proud member of the Alberta Podcast Network powered by ATB Financial.

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CREDITS

Written by Alan V Hare.

Read by  Mitchell Tew.

Opening and Closing composed and created by David Hume

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A company offering supposedly intelligent domestic servitor robots has been hiding how frequently humans are required to telepresence into their machines to take over. Lubanzi, a young indentured labourer working in one of their telepresence centres finds himself caught between the company’s deception and the bullying of a client who suspects the truth.

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CREDITS

Written by Alan V Hare.

Read by  Mitchell Tew.

Opening and Closing composed and created by David Hume

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