Eclectic Voices

Fiction, Monologues, Plays & More

Dad Kept the Shawl

by Taylor Ashbrook Digging through one of his father’s old trunks, Dennis sneezed. He rocked back on his heels for a moment, rubbing the tickle from his nose. It was … Continue reading

November 10, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Theory of Silence: Lily

In June 2012, Eclectic Voices produced a completely original monologue play: The Theory of Silence, Details on a Disappearance. It grew out of a writing exercise surrounding the idea of … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Weight of Words: Part 5

a play by Laura Lee Bahr The continuation of ACT1, Scene 1: Mercy and The Dress of Eleanora Duse (CLICK HERE to read The Weight of Words: Part 1) (CLICK … Continue reading

November 4, 2013 · 1 Comment


a monologue by Ken Patton Lights come up on the actor, sitting cross legged on the edge of a bed… The Actor, who can be male or female, is portraying … Continue reading

September 22, 2013 · 3 Comments

The Conversation About the Glass: Part 2

A Continuation of The Conversation About the Glass: Part 1 Continued… JOHN: I’m not trying to insult you, I just think you always see the negative in things. ANDREA: And … Continue reading

September 22, 2013 · 3 Comments

A Life

a monologue by Tyler Tanner A man stands center stage and very rigid. Only his eyes and his mouth move MAN: Alight, alright. Keep it moving. Keep it moving. Give … Continue reading

July 14, 2013 · 4 Comments

That Room

a monologue by Sean M. Kozma AUTHOR’S NOTE:  Although this monologue is ostensibly written for a male actor, it is deliberately written with no reference to the performer’s gender, and … Continue reading

July 1, 2013 · 1 Comment