Time Being, The [Shorts]

Episodes

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01Symphony Of Sighs By Karen Anstee2015051720190529 (BBC7)

An orchestra 'cellist sets off to play at an outdoor concert with something less than enthusiasm.

Karen Anstee's short story read by Hugh Dennis.

Karen Anstee originally trained as a violinist at the Royal Academy of Music and in Boston, USA. Her experiences in the music industry have been the inspiration for a series of short stories. Karen graduated from the London Film School in 2012.

Producer: Jeremy Osborne
A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4.

A 'cellist sets off reluctantly to play at an outdoor concert.

Radio 4 short stories. A showcase for new and original writing.

An orchestra 'cellist sets off to play at an outdoor concert with something less than enthusiasm.

Karen Anstee's short story read by Hugh Dennis.

Karen Anstee originally trained as a violinist at the Royal Academy of Music and in Boston, USA. Her experiences in the music industry have been the inspiration for a series of short stories. Karen graduated from the London Film School in 2012.

Producer: Jeremy Osborne
A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4.

A 'cellist sets off reluctantly to play at an outdoor concert.

Radio 4 short stories. A showcase for new and original writing.

02The Summer Of Learning By Susmita Bhattarcharya2015052420190530 (BBC7)

A Welsh girl visits her father's family in India for the first time.

Susmita Bhattarcharya's short story read by Naomi Everson.

Susmita Bhattarcharya is from Mumbai, India. She received an MA in Creative Writing from Cardiff University. Her debut novel, The Normal State of Mind, was published in March 2015. Her short stories have appeared in several literary journals internationally and in the UK. Susmita lives in Plymouth with her husband and two daughters.

Producer: Jeremy Osborne
A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4

A Welsh girl visits India to meet her father's family.

Radio 4 short stories. A showcase for new and original writing.

A Welsh girl visits her father's family in India for the first time.

Susmita Bhattarcharya's short story is read by Naomi Everson.

Susmita Bhattarcharya is from Mumbai, India. She received an MA in Creative Writing from Cardiff University. Her debut novel, The Normal State of Mind, was published in March 2015. Her short stories have appeared in several literary journals internationally and in the UK. Susmita lives in Plymouth with her husband and two daughters.

Producer: Jeremy Osborne
A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4

A Welsh girl visits India to meet her father's family.

Radio 4 short stories. A showcase for new and original writing.

03The Love Songs Of Foxes By Amber Lee Dodd2015053120190605 (BBC7)

A woman finds there are challenges in taking in her troubled brother when he is released on parole from prison.

Amber Lee Dodd's short story read by Tracy Wiles.

Amber Lee Dodd was a writer for the young playwrights programme at Chichester Festival Theatre. Her plays have featured at the Edinburgh Fringe, New Theatre Royal and the Minerva Theatre. She is currently studying an MA in Creative Writing at Chichester University and her debut children's novel, We Are Giants, is published in spring 2016.

Producer: Jeremy Osborne
A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4

A woman takes in her troubled brother, newly-released from prison.

Radio 4 short stories. A showcase for new and original writing.