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The Drinkin' Contest

Story Unlikely

Release Date: 09/17/2023

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Story Unlikely

In this episode, Danny Hankner recalls a ridiculous gag pulled on the neighbor back when he was single with roommates...and the fallout. Can't get enough of the stories we tell? Sign up today (for free!) to get a new story sent to your inbox every month by visiting  See lyrics here: Listen to Call the City on SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/story-unlikely/call-the-city The music for this episode was provided by Karl Casy at White Bat Audio, John Baker, The OneUps, and Story Unlikely. 

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In this speculative story, Robert Bagnall weaves an intriguing tale of group of misfits and their encounter with a strange young man. Listen to David Wallace's inagural address: https://www.storyunlikely.com/#postdundermifflin Can't get enough of the stories we tell? Sign up today (for free!) to get a new story sent to your inbox every month by visiting  or help support us by becoming a  and accessing a boatload of other perks. Contact Robert Bagnall via his blog at at  The music for this episode was provided by Karl Casy at White Bat Audio, John Baker, and The One...

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Leon Peter Blanda joins the podcast to discuss his story Dog Years (recently published in Story Unlikely) and all things writing. Click  to read Dog Years,. Visit to learn more about Leon Peter Blanda. Listen to David Wallace's inagural address: https://www.storyunlikely.com/#postdundermifflin Can't get enough of the stories we tell? Sign up today (for free!) to get a new story sent to your inbox every month by visiting  Become a member today by visiting  The music for this episode was provided by Karl Casy at White Bat Audio, and John Baker.

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In this humorous work of fiction, author Andy Millman spins a comical tale about a hapless boss just trying to find some good help. Can't get enough of the stories we tell? Sign up today (for free!) to get a new story sent to your inbox every month by visiting  or help support us by becoming a and accessing a boatload of other perks. The music for this episode was provided by Karl Casy at White Bat Audio, and John Baker.

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Threads for Flies, w/ Jacob Steven Mohr show art Threads for Flies, w/ Jacob Steven Mohr

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Jacob Steven Mohr, author of Threads for Flies - recently published in Story Unlikely - joins the podcast to talk about this short story and everything writing. Click to read Threads for Flies, and  Jacob's Anthology, Dead Letters. Can't get enough of the stories we tell? Sign up today (for free!) to get a new story sent to your inbox every month by visiting  Become a member today by visiting The music for this episode was provided by Karl Casy at White Bat Audio, and John Baker.

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In this zany holiday special, Danny Hankner recalls the ultimate gag pulled on his hapless assistant manager nearly 20 years ago. Can't get enough of the stories we tell? Sign up today (for free!) to get a new story sent to your inbox every month by visiting  The music for this episode was provided by Karl Casy at White Bat Audio, and John Baker.

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Voices Inside w/ Erika Lee Sengstack show art Voices Inside w/ Erika Lee Sengstack

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Erika Lee Sengtsack joins the podcast to talk about Voices Inside, an outreach program for incarcerated individuals. How does this relate to writing? Well, listen and find out! To learn more about Voices Inside, or to volunteer or donate, visit The music for this episode was provided by Karl Casy at White Bat Audio, and John Baker.

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In this work of fiction, author Joe Manion weaves an intriguing tale about a man with a 'problem', and the lengths he would go to have it resolved. Can't get enough of the stories we tell? Sign up today (for free!) to get a new story sent to your inbox every month by visiting  The music for this episode was provided by Karl Casy at White Bat Audio, and John Baker. The Forever Button was originally published in Literally Stories under the title “Button.”

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In this period piece, author Sarah Cannavo tells of a time when the devil struck up a bargain with an unlikely moonshiner.  Connect with Sarah Cannavo at Can't get enough of the stories we tell? Sign up today (for free!) to get a new story sent to your inbox every month by visiting  The music for this episode was provided by Karl Casy at White Bat Audio, and John Baker. The Drinkin' Contest was originally published in The Devil You Know  Anthology from Critical Blast Publishing

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Who the Hell is James Fuertes? w/ bonus interview show art Who the Hell is James Fuertes? w/ bonus interview

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Danny Hankner recounts a ridiculous gag involving a hapless roommate and a left-behind modeling photo of his old pal, award-winning actor James Fuertes, long before he was on the big screen. After the reading, Danny brings James on to swap stories, discuss the world of acting, and what James has been up to. Connect with James Fuertes: On Facebook -  or Instagram - @jamesjfuertes Can't get enough of the stories we tell? Sign up today (for free!) to get a new story sent to your inbox every month by visiting  The music for this episode was provided by Karl Casy at White Bat Audio,...

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In this period piece, author Sarah Cannavo tells of a time when the devil struck up a bargain with an unlikely moonshiner. 

Connect with Sarah Cannavo at https://moodilymusing.blogspot.com/

Can't get enough of the stories we tell? Sign up today (for free!) to get a new story sent to your inbox every month by visiting www.storyunlikely.com

The music for this episode was provided by Karl Casy at White Bat Audio, and John Baker. The Drinkin' Contest was originally published in The Devil You Know  Anthology from Critical Blast Publishing