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The Weekend Write-In

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The Weekend Write-In is a dedicated group of writers who each week draft and share flash fiction stories of 500 words or less inspired by a one-word prompt. In this podcast series, we share some of these stories as read by the authors themselves.

32 Episodes | 2019 - 2022

Season 3: Episode 4 In Memorandum

July 30th, 2022


This episode is a tribute to a long-time contributor to the Weekend Write-In, Christine Larsen. Christine passed away in June from lung cancer. In this episode we share some of our favourite stories by Christine, …

Episode 3: Celebrating Tevun-Krus Magazine's 100th Issue

May 8th, 2022


Wattpad's sci-fi ezine, Tevun-Krus, has published its 100th issue this month. We here at the Weekend Write-In Podcast are excited to share five of the stories featured in this landmark issue as read by the authors …

Season 3, Episode 2: Live reading

March 31st, 2022


What are the best toppings for a hot dog? What is the history of concrete shoes? What do you call a fake noodle? The answers to these questions and …

Episode 1c: Rebooted

March 4th, 2022


The Weekend Write-In Podcast presents part 'C' of three parts of the first episode of season three. Three stories and a critique by the peanut gallery await you. 

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Episode 1b: Rebooted

February 18th, 2022


Another episode so soon? Just two quick stories, a poem and a critique to get you through the doldrums of February. 

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Episode 1a: Rebooted

February 4th, 2022


Søvn Drake and John Nedwill are back to kick off a third season of the Weekend Write-In Podcast. They decided to reboot the old format with new …

Episode 11: The Holiday Episode–Stuffed With Friends And Family

December 3rd, 2021


Between Søvn overeating at her American Thanksgiving and John's Irish family's pouring too many drinks, come listen to some holiday flash fiction as …

Episode 10: Halloween Campfire Stories

October 30th, 2021


Against his better judgement, John agrees to go camping with Søvn where they encounter flash fiction writers armed with spooky stories for your Halloween enjoyment. 

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Episode 9: Saving The Ship From Certain Doom: How To Write Good Science Fiction

September 30th, 2021


The Weekend Write-In Podcast celebrates turning two alongside the Wattpad science fiction profile Ooorah which turns 10 this month! Ooorah's captain …

Episode 8: Comments From The Critics

September 2nd, 2021


Tom Walborn and Joyce Holt join John and Søvn in a general critique session. Listen along as they read and review one another's stories.

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Episode 7: Escape

July 1st, 2021


Søvn has finally got John right where she wants him. Under her tyranny he manages to co-produce a seven-story podcast episodes about his dream. Escape! [cue evil laughter]

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Episode 6: Adventures on Earth-F

June 4th, 2021


Søvn and John set down their martinis and interview Jason Greenfield, mastermind behind the Earth-F Project. Come hear seven stories about reimagined …

Episode 5: Flash Fiction Live

May 6th, 2021


In this episode, authors Joyce Holt, Mike Miller, and Tom Walborn join John and Søvn and assist one another reading their stories. We hope you enjoy …

Episode 4: April Fools

April 1st, 2021


While John Nedwill and Søvn Drake try to pull a fast one on each other, seven Weekend Write-In authors share their stories. In honor of April Fools …

Episode 3: Madness

March 5th, 2021


John Nedwill and Søvn Drake bring you madness and a touch of surrealism for the month of March. With a record eight full-length stories plus three …

Episode 2: Not In Love

February 5th, 2021


As the pandemic wears on, John Nedwill and Søvn Drake mentally deteriorate but still manage to bring you a smorgasbord of stories read by the authors themselves. Originally slated to be a romance episode, the characters …

Episode 1: A Mythical New Year

January 1st, 2021


Welcome to the first episode of Season 2 of The Weekend Write-In Podcast! Our writers have brought you six stories of mythical proportions capped by an interview with @The_Bookshop's Berengaria DiRossi from Wattpad with …

Episode 14: Something For The Holidays

December 4th, 2020


This final episode of Season 1 of The Weekend Write-In Podcast features a fun cast of characters and a wide-variety of stories to listen to as you celebrate where and whatever you want. We have hangovers, family …

Episode 13: Halloween Tales

October 29th, 2020


This Halloween edition of the Weekend Write-In podcast has it all. You will be delighted by phantoms, campfire-style ghost stories, haunted houses, humor, and horror. We have some new voices from authors you haven't …

Episode 12: A Sci-Fi Celebration

October 1st, 2020


To celebrate one year of podcasting, the Weekend Write-In interviews special guests from Wattpad’s # 1 science fiction and longest running ezine, Members of Tevun-Krus join us to celebrate their 10-year anniversary on …

Episode 11; Stories With A Twist

September 3rd, 2020


In this episode, John Nedwill and Søvn Drake interview authors Mike Miller (authormsmiller), Paul Westley, and Tom Walborn to explore the delight of …

Episode 10: Good and Evil

August 6th, 2020


In this episode of the Weekend Write-In podcast, we will explore the topic of creating characters in flash fiction with authors Joyce Holt, Tom …

Episode 9: Fast and Furious

July 2nd, 2020


In this episode we will discuss flash fiction with some of the weekend write-in regulars: Tom Walborn, Joyce Holt, and Christine Larsen. Then we …

Episode 8: Going Too Far

June 4th, 2020


John Nedwill and Søvn Drake pass the time during quarantine considering dirty limericks and the merit of breaking and entering. And along the way you …

Episode 7: Too Close

April 30th, 2020


In this episode Søvn Drake and John Nedwill debate the safety of podcasting during a pandemic before John interviews Søvn about her writing. We then jump into six flash fiction stories in which a mother and her daughter …

Special Episode: COVID-19 and Wattpad Writers

April 11th, 2020


In this special episode we interview two prominent Wattpad writers, Jinn Tiole and Berengaria di Rossi, and discuss how the world pandemic has affect …

Episode Six: Not Funny

April 2nd, 2020


In this episode, we will interview author Jenni Clarke before finding out what happens when a sharp-dressed man is late. We shall go drinking at an intergalactic bar, venture out onto on thin ice, sentence a criminal …

Episode 5: Renewal

March 6th, 2020


In this episode we will interview Christine Larsen from our new live virtual studio before we hear about the almost unbearable love of her life. We …

Episode 4: A Frenzy of February Feelings

February 6th, 2020


In the fourth episode of the Weekend Write-In Podcast we interview our prompt master Paul Westley and learn his secret method of generating our …

Episode Three: Morning, Music, Memories, Mystics, and Mayhem

January 3rd, 2020


As we kick off a new decade, we evoke memories, make plans, dream about the future, and sometimes just barely survive the present. In the third episode of the Weekend Write-In Podcast, we will interview author Thomas …

Episode Two: A Festive Feast of Six Stories

December 6th, 2019


In this episode enjoy a winter wonderland, magical machines, wit, humor, and the tales of two pets. These six flash fiction stories were written for …

Episode One: Five Writers Five Years

November 2nd, 2019


Welcome to the inaugural episode of the Weekend Write-In podcast. In this episode, you will learn more about the Weekend Write-In writing group and hear five short stories read by five authors who have participated in …

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