Eclectic Voices

Fiction, Monologues, Plays & More

The Evening News Radio Hour

The Evening News Radio Hour Written By Sean Kozma Performed by Mark Bate, Jeff Folschinsky, Sean Kozma, Chelsea Sutton and Tyler Tanner Produced by The Eclectic Voices Literary Group Check … Continue reading

October 31, 2018 · 1 Comment

Caveat Emptor

Caveat Emptor Written By Tyler Tanner Performed by Mark Bate, Sean Kozma and Chelsea Sutton Intro by Joe Camareno Produced by Eclectic Voices Literary Group Check out this episode!

October 29, 2018 · 1 Comment

The Curious Case Of Dr. Bifold

The Curious Case of Dr. Bifold By Mark Bate Performed by Mark Bate Introduced by Joe Camareno Produced by Eclectic Voices Literary Group Check out this episode!

October 26, 2018 · 1 Comment

Fangs, Fur and Phantoms

Fangs, Fur and Phantoms By Chelsea Sutton Performed by Tyler Tanner and Sean Kozma Introduction by Joe Camareno Produced by Eclectic Voices Literary Group Check out this episode!

October 24, 2018 · 1 Comment

Hell Of A Thing

Eclectic Voices Literary Group wishes everyone a Happy Halloween. In celebration we have written and produced some spooky and fun Audio Theater pieces which we will be releasing to the … Continue reading

October 22, 2018 · 1 Comment

A Meal Unto Itself

This writing challenged included 3 items plucked from the news. The challenge was to include these 3 elements into one 100-word story. Here is a sample from out group, by … Continue reading

September 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Dear Rodrick

Part of our annual Halloween issue. Read at the 2016 Lit Crawl. by Jeff Folschinsky Dear Rodrick, It’s with a heartfelt apology, that I must inform you that I will … Continue reading

October 31, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Promise

by Jeff Folschinsky Do you believe that there are things out there, that are beyond our understanding? Like for instance that the universe itself is capable of being a living, … Continue reading

August 16, 2016 · 2 Comments

Story Challenge: Time Travel

Our Monthly challenge! Please write a story/monologue/ about time travel. Max word count: 500 words. _________________ The Grass is Always Greener on the Other Side of the Timeline By Mark … Continue reading

June 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

100 Word Story Challenge: Prophecy, Doom, & Betrayal

For at least one person in history, the 15th of March turned out to be an inauspicious day. For this month’s blog challenge, write a 100-word story on prophecy, doom, … Continue reading

March 13, 2016 · 1 Comment

100 Word Story Challenge: Science Fiction

Challenge of the month: write a 100 word (or less) science fiction story.   _____________________________________________________ Medical Officer Off Entry This is Med-lab, date 2046-02-25. Dr. Clarence Bender issuing vocal recording. … Continue reading

January 10, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Sting

Part of the Halloween Issue 2015 By Sean M. Kozma Jacob realized someone was knocking at the door to his apartment. It was hard to tell the difference between the … Continue reading

October 13, 2015 · 1 Comment

Little Joe Got Out

Part of the Halloween Issue 2015 By Taylor Ashbrook Mckaylah felt faint. Woozy. The candy corn, M&Ms, Mini Snickers and tiny Tootsie Rolls boiled and rumbled. She held very still, … Continue reading

October 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Ticking Of My Heart

Part of the Halloween Issue 2015 By Jeff Folschinsky  She could hear the ticking of the pocket watch. Like the unending heartbeat, it’s gears moved along, pulsating with life. Life … Continue reading

October 11, 2015 · 2 Comments

The Sparrow and the Raven

May Writing Challenge: Take life lesson that you’ve learned in your Adult Life and turn it into a Grim Style Fairly Tale. By Jeff Folschinsky The sparrow watched the raven flying … Continue reading

May 17, 2015 · 1 Comment

Foul Bob

May Writing Challenge: Take life lesson that you’ve learned in your Adult Life and turn it into a Grim Style Fairly Tale. by Tyler Tanner Foul Bob woke up in a … Continue reading

May 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Dream Cobbler

May Writing Challenge: Take life lesson that you’ve learned in your Adult Life and turn it into a Grim Style Fairly Tale. by Mark Bate There once lived an old charlatan … Continue reading

May 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Pink Bag of Poo

By Jeff Folschinsky I’ve been mugged three times this year, twice the year before, and twice the year before that. I don’t know why, I guess I’ve just got one … Continue reading

May 3, 2015 · 2 Comments

The Limo Driver

a monologue by Sean M. Kozma Lights up on a LIMO DRIVER, dressed in a typical limo driver simple black tux. Yeah, I could tell you lots of crazy stories about being … Continue reading

May 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Reset

Part of the April Writing Challenge. CLICK HERE to read the challenge (Chelsea chose picture C.) By Chelsea Sutton We can feel our breath bouncing back against the masks we’re … Continue reading

April 21, 2015 · 1 Comment

Dry Season

Part of the April Writing Challenge. CLICK HERE to read the challenge (Sean chose picture D.) By Sean M. Kozma Sarah pumped at the well tap in the middle of … Continue reading

April 21, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Best of My Love

Part of the March Writing Challenge: Pick a song that means something to you, then tell the story of the song. (The song that inspired this story is included at … Continue reading

March 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

I Wanna Be Loved

Part of the March Writing Challenge: Pick a song that means something to you, then tell the story of the song. (The song that inspired this story is included at … Continue reading

March 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

The “I Do” Kiss

a monologue by Taylor Ashbrook A woman with a cell phone. She’s reading a text at lights up. She is a wedding planner. Are you freaking kidding me!?! Crazy bitch! … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · 1 Comment

Tape

a monologue by Jason Britt Every so often, for one reason or another, you end up with tape on your bare skin. Tape. Tape. On your bare skin. Stuck there. How … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

NOTHING ELSE MATTERS (or CATEGORIZED LOVE)

Part of the February Writing Challenge: Write a love story for the thing you love the most. By Taylor Ashbrook She knows what True Love is. Lately, Myrtle finds herself … Continue reading

February 22, 2015 · 1 Comment

Bar Room Philosopher

Part of the February Writing Challenge: Write a love story for the thing you love the most. a monologue by Jeff Folschinsky There’s a cockroach walking across my table, and … Continue reading

February 22, 2015 · 3 Comments

Universal Love

Part of the February Writing Challenge: Write a love story for the thing you love the most. by Sean M. Kozma The Universe was in love with itself. Leaving aside for … Continue reading

February 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Goodbye Moon

Part of the February Writing Challenge: Write a love story for the thing you love the most. By Chelsea Sutton The werewolf dreads that night once a month when she … Continue reading

February 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Affect

a monologue by Jason Britt No No No… … NO…No no. I don’t want to talk about him. Every time I start talking about him I just… I start to get … Continue reading

February 8, 2015 · 1 Comment

LINE!

a monologue by Jeff Folschinsky ACTOR As I look back at my life. I realize that… that… Ah Jesus, I know this. No really I do. I did the whole … Continue reading

January 12, 2015 · 2 Comments

My Body in Abstract

a monologue by Chelsea Sutton A woman has paid for a “confidence building” service so she can do a coal walk or “firewalk”.  *Note: some strong language ahead.* WOMAN My … Continue reading

January 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Day of Christmas

a poem by Jeff Folschinsky Part of the December writing challenge: It’s Christmas morning.  As you open your first gift, you are transported to an alternate- universe holiday celebration, in which … Continue reading

December 22, 2014 · 1 Comment

Grandma’s Discovery

This story was inspired by a photo from AwkwardFamilyPhotos.com.  Click on the AWKARD to the left or on the link at the bottom to see the image. by Mark Bate … Continue reading

November 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

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

Black Dog

Part of the Eclectic Voices Halloween Issue by Sean M. Kozma Sleep is for the weak. Sleep is for prey. So says the black dog who lives at the edge … Continue reading

October 27, 2014 · 2 Comments

We’re Back & A Special Thank You

A Note from Eclectic Voices Coordinator Chelsea Sutton As you may or may not have noticed, Eclectic Voices took a little hiatus in August and September – we finished out … Continue reading

October 20, 2014 · 2 Comments

Do You Love Me?

Part of the Eclectic Voices Halloween Issue By Jeff Folschinsky   “Do you love me?” It was a question that had been asked many times. but this year Christy had … Continue reading

October 20, 2014 · 1 Comment

PART TWO: Turning Around

by Taylor Ashbrook John waited. Let Tommy try to do it alone. But the rocks, though smooth and mostly flat, were put together like a rough mosaic. There were deep … Continue reading

July 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

PART ONE: Stepping to the Edge

by Taylor Ashbrook Carla stood on the rocks. Her long strawberry hair was pulled up in a swirl of curls on top of her head, early streaks of gray shining … Continue reading

June 30, 2014 · 4 Comments

Nine Questions With: Eclectic Voices Writer Chelsea Sutton

Here at Eclectic Voices, we are just as interested in the behind-the-scenes madness of creative minds as we are in the final product. So, we decided to offer you some juicy … Continue reading

June 15, 2014 · 1 Comment

Excerpt from LAZARUS

by Sean M. Kozma The following is a excerpt from Sean M. Kozma’s work-in-progress novel Lazarus.  Feedback is welcomed!       Prologue My name is Lazarus and I was … Continue reading

June 1, 2014 · 3 Comments

Nine Questions with: Eclectic Voices Writer Jeff Folschinsky

Here at Eclectic Voices, we are just as interested in the behind-the-scenes madness of creative minds as we are in the final product. So, we decided to offer you some … Continue reading

May 19, 2014 · 2 Comments

Well Said

a monologue by Taylor Ashbrook Listen to the monologue performed by Ann Simmons: A woman, no particular age, no particular anything, has apparently been trying to make a point and … Continue reading

April 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Nine Questions with: Eclectic Voices Writer Taylor Ashbrook

Here at Eclectic Voices, we are just as interested in the behind-the-scenes madness of creative minds as we are in the final product. So, we decided to offer you some … Continue reading

March 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Weight of Words: Part 10

a play by Laura Lee Bahr (CLICK HERE to read The Weight of Words: Part 1) (CLICK HERE to read The Weight of Words: Part 2) (CLICK HERE to read … Continue reading

March 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Reluctant Satanist

a monologue by Tyler Tanner Listen to the monologue performed by Sean M. Kozma here: Lights up. An acolyte, can be either a man or a woman, sits cross legged … Continue reading

March 9, 2014 · 2 Comments

A Moment for Magical Realism

a thought from Eclectic Voices Coordinator Chelsea Sutton This is how the conversation goes: Random Person: Oh, you’re a writer?  What kind of stuff do you write? Me: Plays and … Continue reading

March 9, 2014 · 3 Comments

Nine Questions With: Eclectic Voices Writer Sean M. Kozma

Here at Eclectic Voices, we are just as interested in the behind-the-scenes madness of creative minds as we are in the final product. So, we decided to offer you some … Continue reading

December 30, 2013 · 1 Comment

Comet, the Best of the Reindeer

Part of the Eclectic Voices Holiday Issue a monologue by Laura Lee Bahr If you ever were wondering about which of the reindeer was the best, I’ll give you a … Continue reading

December 30, 2013 · 1 Comment