A painter gets thrown to the edge of nothingness to reach the peak of his imagination.
WARNING: This story is...very surreal. You may not understand it, and that's okay. I hope you enjoy the ride!
Me, her, two bowls of ramen and gratitude.
A quick tale on the Sun and the Moon, and their constellations.
The echo of the largest whale is overshadowed by the howl of something even more sinister...
Two fireworks talk to each other about the end of their lives.
UPDATE: Audio is now fixed! Previously, something bad happened to the audio, so I recorded the entire thing again. Hope you enjoy the episode!
Side note, …
A boxer turned counselor. A man turned arsonist. An interrogation room for art.
Kieran the stray dog buys some bread and listens to the gossip of others.
A woman and her only treasure. A man and his longing for her. A lovely, lovely violin.
Welcome back, My Dear Friend.
I hope you've rested well over the holidays. Now, let's enjoy some stories, shall we?
Welcome back to the Tempered …
To end 2018 on a good note, I've decided to share what I learned from making this podcast. It's a good first season I have to say.
SIDE NOTE: When I said 'targets', it sounded demeaning for some reason. I used that term …
Dr. Newt Leapfrogger the frog scientist dreamt of reaching what's out there beyond the sky. After a faint vision, he begins his adventure.
When the old meet the young, and the young meet the old.
PS. I should start seriously marketing this, huh?
- N.T. Cloever
This is a tale told by the Bard: Lotus of the Cloth, Lady of the Lake.
A retelling of a poem I performed live in Kuala Lumpur a few weeks ago.
A girl who can't speak talks to the world with dance.
Finally a new episode! I went into a trance writing this one: I hope it brings you in as well. We all need a little bit of immersion, a little bit of dance!
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A man supposedly boards the wrong train, when all hell breaks loose.
The Tempered Fables is now also available on the following platforms! - Apple …
A boy with scars learns how to live despite of it, helping others with their own.
Initially performed live at the Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre, in front of a small audience. I'm happy to say that they enjoyed it! …
A recalling of romance, blurred between reality and dream.
Death comes to take him, but he has a choice of who to die instead.
A man has to answer three questions given by an All-Seeing Being, before passing through the gates of heaven.
Luck, The Sage of Dreams, visits a remote tribe to experience tradition, new stories and an interesting group of characters.
Thanks for listening!
An introduction to the Tempered Fables: monthly short stories.
This is a podcast to house the short stories, or fables I have made in my spare time. Under the pen name N.T. Cloever, coupled with some simple sound …