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Podknife tags |
Short Stories
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Society & Culture
Whether we're spinning yarns or unraveling them, Yarn is a storytelling podcast. Unwind with short stories, dramas and documentaries. Featuring descriptive narration, voice acting talent and original music.
Country Of Origin |
Produced In |
Dublin, Leinster
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Explicit |


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17 Available Episodes (17 Total)Average duration: 00:17:56
Apr 15 | 00:34:25
Yarn 14 | Billy
Apr 01 | 00:00:51
Introducing Thread Radio
Mar 10 | 00:38:14
Yarn 13 | The boxer and the bomber
Dec 12 | 00:54:44
(Yarn extra) Yarn in Vermont
Aug 29 | 00:01:34
Benandonner has a quick question for you
Aug 15 | 00:13:01
Yarn 12 | Chancin' me arm
Aug 08 | 00:06:36
Yarn 11 | Brick Lane
Jul 26 | 00:07:26
Yarn 10 | Oonagh and the giant
Jul 18 | 00:26:56
Yarn 09 | Cuban missile crisis
May 29 | 00:15:24
Yarn 08 | Wild night
Great stories, well told
Sep 11, 2018 by Mrjohnroche

Yarn story podcast nails what makes podcasts great. It features true(ish) short stories and essays that inform and entertain. The narration style is intimate and personal. Original music and voice actors pop in and out, which adds a nice texture. A lot of the stories focus on interesting characters the narrator has met. A bare-knuckle boxing hipster and a reggae music obsessed football hooligan to name a couple. An episode called The Siren explores the tumultuous history of the narrator’s home town. It includes witch trials, Oliver Cromwell, nuclear bombs and the IRA. My favorite episode so far is Lefty. It’s a deeply personal biographical account with a bit of a twist. It tells the story of what it was like for the narrator growing up with Cerebral Palsy. This mostly affected the narrators left leg. Lefty the leg becomes a voiced character himself in the story. It’s an interesting way to explain what Cerebral Palsy is to a wider audience and the music score adds a lot of tension and emotion to the piece. With only a handful of episodes released thus far, Yarn story podcast is only getting started. I look forward to hearing how it progresses.

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