Category Archives: 18th Century

Tales of Old 51 The Masque of Pierrot, part 2

By Sondra Kelly-Green Read by Mark Vevers Some other works by Sondra Kelly-Green: Burning Mary, Crashing, Now Showing Shawn’s Standup routine It was bewitched, he swore, and said he would vow the same under oath. This the officers thought an … Continue reading

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Tales of Old 50 The Masque of Pierrot, part 1

By Sondra Kelly-Green Read by Mark Vevers We were on the march through the Black Forest, or as the Germans call it, the Schwarzwald. In my thinking, it’s a name of darkness and the Devil’s-own evil. Yet it sets a … Continue reading

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Tales of Old 43 – September Days

by Eamonn Murphy (SF Crowsnest, where Eamonn’s reviews SF) read by Tony Honickberg ‘The Bull McGee is back in town!’ I was sat in a coffee shop in the High Street, near the docks, when young Billy Smith came bursting … Continue reading

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Tales of Old 22 – Little Brother of War & Hands and Knees

Little Brother of War By Harper Hull Read by Shawn Robertson The fate of the Choctaw nation and the future United States may depend on a single ball game. Hands and Knees By Erik Svehaug Read by Shawn Robertson Father … Continue reading

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Tales of Old 20 – The Grand Prior of Minorca

By Washington Irving Read by Shawn Robertson Period: 1750’s Setting: Malta The once gallant Knights of Malta, the Order of St. John, have grown wealthy and degenerate, but swords are still drawn when honor is at stake. But what good … Continue reading

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Tales of Old 11-Hearts of Ash

By: Pat Tompkins Read by: Shawn Robertson Period: American Civil War Setting: New York City Not all of the action in the Civil War happened on the battlefield. Today’s historical fiction brings us back to that time in New York … Continue reading

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Tales of Old 9 – The Devil’s Sonata

By Robert J. Santa Read by Shawn Robertson Period: early 1700’s Setting: Assisi, Italy Today’s historical fiction returns us to Italy, this time to the monastery of St. Francis of Assisi where we find the great violinist Giuseppe Tartini hiding … Continue reading

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