Storytelling Podcasts

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Snap Judgment

423 episodes - Latest episode: 1 day ago - ★★★★★ - 8.8K ratings
Snap Judgment (Storytelling, with a BEAT) mixes real stories with killer beats to produce cinematic, dramatic, kick-ass radio. Snap’s raw, musical brand of storytelling dares listeners to s...
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Modern Love

254 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★★ - 5.9K ratings
For 16 years, the Modern Love column has given New York Times readers a glimpse into the complicated love lives of real people. Since its start, the column has evolved into a TV show, thre...
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589 episodes - Latest episode: about 20 hours ago - ★★★★★ - 4.8K ratings
If you like The Moth, This American Life or Snap Judgment, take a walk on the wilder side with RISK! Your colorful host Kevin Allison (of the legendary comedy group The State) helms this surprising...
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Circle Round

174 episodes - Latest episode: 1 day ago - ★★★★★ - 4.4K ratings
Created and produced by parents of young children, WBUR's Circle Round adapts carefully-selected folktales from around the world into sound- and music-rich radio plays for kids ages 4 to 10. Each 1...
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Meditative Story

61 episodes - Latest episode: 14 days ago - ★★★★★ - 1.7K ratings
Meditative Story combines extraordinary human stories with meditation prompts embedded into the storylines — all surrounded by breathtaking music. Think of it as an alternative way into a m...
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Building a StoryBrand with Donald Miller

225 episodes - Latest episode: 2 days ago - ★★★★★ - 1.4K ratings
If you’re frustrated because you struggle to get the word out about your product or service, the Building a StoryBrand podcast will help. Fans of the podcast are ecstatic about the fun and entertai...
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How It Is

26 episodes - Latest episode: 9 months ago - ★★★★★ - 1.3K ratings
Hear women tell our own stories, in our own words, and share the truths we've learned and lived through. Hosted by Kelly McCreary, in Season 3 you’ll hear from Phoebe Robinson, Jameela Jami...
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Black History Year

18 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 913 ratings
Learning your history makes you - and your people - stronger. As Black people, we know we’re left out of the history books. That the media images are skewed. That we need access to experts, informa...
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Trashy Divorces

99 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 865 ratings
A Good Podcast About Bad Relationships. Every Sunday, Alicia and Stacie take you on a comedic ride through two stories of marital misconduct and love gone wrong, blending biography, pop culture, hi...
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True Crime Historian

215 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 564 ratings
Tales of classic scandals, scoundrels and scourges told through vintage newspaper accounts from the golden age of yellow journalism
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You Had Me at Black

113 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★ - 536 ratings
You Had Me at Black is where Black Millennials tell the true-life stories you won't see on TV.
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Irish Goodbye Podcast

71 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 531 ratings
A weekly story telling podcast exploring the life of hard living comedians Mike Cannon and Mike Feeney. The newest 15 episodes are always free, but if you want access to all the archives, w...
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Bawdy Storytelling

151 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★★ - 510 ratings
Bawdy Storytelling – dubbed 'The Moth for pervs' by the LA Weekly – is the nation’s original sex and storytelling series. Founded, emcee’ed and curated by sexual folklorist Dixie De La Tour, Bawdy...
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83 episodes - Latest episode: 12 days ago - ★★★★★ - 452 ratings
A show about what connects us hosted by Jakob Lewis and Cariad Harmon. Call the Neighbors “reverse complaint line” and tell us what you like about your neighbors 615-601-1411. Join “The N...
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Extraordinary Stories Podcast

219 episodes - Latest episode: 8 days ago - ★★★★★ - 386 ratings
Don't you just love a crazy story? I do. Each episode of ESP covers those stories you just can't help but love. The stories that shock but are always real. They might be...true crime, surviv...
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Blackbelt Voices

25 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★ - 380 ratings
The Blackbelt Voices podcast propagates the richness of Black Southern culture by telling the stories of Black folks down South. Through first-person narratives and in-depth conversations, hosts Ad...
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Things Police See: First Hand Accounts

112 episodes - Latest episode: about 11 hours ago - ★★★★★ - 376 ratings
Former Massachusetts police officer Steve Gould interviews a variety of law enforcement officers about their most intense moments on the job. Shocking moments, humorous moments and terrifying momen...
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Vega: A Sci-Fi Adventure Podcast!

15 episodes - Latest episode: about 9 hours ago - ★★★★★ - 357 ratings
In a fantasy futuristic world, Vega Rex is employed by her government to kill off the world's worst criminals. She's never met a criminal she couldn't catch...until now. Join Vega as she journeys t...
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Health Is Hell

90 episodes - Latest episode: 9 days ago - ★★★★★ - 353 ratings
Health Is Hell challenges America's obsession with self-betterment by celebrating the messy and taboo parts of humanity instead. Native New York actress/comedian Ali Weiss (as seen on Vice) spits ...
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88 Cups of Tea

129 episodes - Latest episode: 27 days ago - ★★★★★ - 347 ratings
Love all things upbeat, warm, and uplifting? Welcome to 88 Cups of Tea, an online platform and podcast for creative writers who look for guidance in their storytelling journey and connection to a c...
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Sean of the South

118 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 340 ratings
Columnist and novelist Sean Dietrich delivers homespun stories that might make you smile or cry. Tales of common people, rural places, small towns, and life in the American South. Based on the popu...
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War Stories

34 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 332 ratings
War Stories is a narrative show that takes the broad arcs of warfare and shares the stories behind crucial points their development. In each season, the show revolves around a single topic and trac...
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Bedside Rounds

67 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 314 ratings
Bedside Rounds is a storytelling podcast about medical history and medicine’s intersections with society and culture. Host Adam Rodman seeks to tell a few of these weird, wonderful, and intensely ...
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Big Questions with Cal Fussman

149 episodes - Latest episode: 1 day ago - ★★★★★ - 303 ratings
As a bestselling author, speaker and one of the greatest interviewers of this generation, Cal Fussman has sat down with some of the world’s most influential individuals: Muhammad Ali, Mikhail Gorb...
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89 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 292 ratings
Jay Sandlin's GeekOPedia features creatives from the worlds of fiction; TV, movies and comic books. Subscribe for the scoop from creators from Marvel, DC, Image, Valiant, the SyFy channel and more ...
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Makers & Mystics

150 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 289 ratings
The Official Podcast of The Breath & the Clay Creative Arts Movement. Hosted by poet-musician, Stephen Roach, Makers & Mystics is the podcast for the art-driven, spiritually adventurous seekers of ...
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Long Distance

31 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 280 ratings
What does it mean to be Filipino outside of the homeland? Long Distance is a podcast about stories in the Filipino diaspora. Each episode moves beyond typical immigrant narratives to share thoughtf...
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American Wannabes Podcast

184 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 240 ratings
Every week, comedians Jerry Garcia, Jesus Sepulveda and Christian Zaragosa talk life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness as (basically, more or less) Americans. For real.
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Submarine Sea Stories | Ever wonder what it's like to spend the cold war under water with 100 other guys?

53 episodes - Latest episode: 6 months ago - ★★★★★ - 237 ratings
During the height of the cold war when Ronald Regan called the Soviet Union the evil empire, Bill Nowicki was in the Navy. He was a nuclear-trained electrician's mate aboard the Los Angeles class ...
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BirdNote Presents: Grouse

38 episodes - Latest episode: 1 day ago - ★★★★★ - 225 ratings
BirdNote's home for longform stories and series that connect us more deeply with birds, nature, and each other. Our latest series, Grouse, is about the most controversial bird in the West and what ...