The Slanderer: who has been telling tales about Sergey Kapitonlch Akhineyev's activities in the kitchen?
A Work of Art: what would you do with the gift of an erotic statuette?
Two short stories revealing Russian writer Anton Chekhov's comic side. Read by Michael Robert-Brown.
Music: Tchaikovsky's Symphony No 6 "Patethique" from classiccat.net
To Be Taken With A Grain Of Salt
Tusitala and the Prince: a fable
The Grand Slam
In the Square
From Now Until Eternity
Ten Million Years
The Lumber Room & The Mouse
A Terribly Strange Bed
Death on the Lido
Can it wait till morning?
Now We Are Pope: Frederick Rolfe in Venice
Ben and Joe's