Dilemmas Of Modern Martyrs [Afternoon Reading]

Episodes

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01The True Story Of The Twelve Dancing Princesses20080128

A soldier is exposed to the truth in this quirky reworking of the traditional fairy tale.

Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers

01The True Story of the Twelve Dancing Princesses20080128

A soldier is exposed to the truth in this quirky reworking of the traditional fairy tale.

Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers

02You See Patterns When You Close Your Eyes20080129

A young woman starts work for a blind poet and becomes absorbed in a strange new world.

Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers

02You See Patterns When You Close Your Eyes20080129

A young woman starts work for a blind poet and becomes absorbed in a strange new world.

Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers

03Day To Day Dilemmas Of Modern Martyrs20080130

After a day consoling a stressed-out single mum, Rebecca addresses some issues of her own.

Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers

03Day to Day Dilemmas of Modern Martyrs20080130

After a day consoling a stressed-out single mum, Rebecca addresses some issues of her own.

Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers

04The Big the Beautiful Nanda Gray20080131

Stories by Morven Crumlish.

Nanda Gray is a singer; a big lady with a big personality. But the dressing room can be a lonesome place. Waiting offstage, she reflects on her life and loves before stepping into the limelight for her 'twentieth anniversary' performance.

Read by Lorelei King.

A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4.

Waiting offstage, a singer recalls her life and loves before stepping into the limelight.

Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers

04The Big The Beautiful Nanda Gray20080131

Stories by Morven Crumlish.

Nanda Gray is a singer; a big lady with a big personality. But the dressing room can be a lonesome place. Waiting offstage, she reflects on her life and loves before stepping into the limelight for her 'twentieth anniversary' performance.

Read by Lorelei King.

A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4.

Waiting offstage, a singer recalls her life and loves before stepping into the limelight.

Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers

05Sabotage20080201

Pressed into service as a bridesmaid at a gay wedding, Jenny expected to be miserable.

Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers

05Sabotage20080201

Pressed into service as a bridesmaid at a gay wedding, Jenny expected to be miserable.

Short stories or abridged books, often from new writers