I love hearing a story. Maybe it’s some pre-adolescent hang-up from when I was read to, but I enjoy hearing a story even more than reading one. A good audio book mimics the experience of being read to, and a full-on audio drama builds upon that to create a fantastic experience.
Fortunately, there are many wonderful, free audio dramas in iTunes. From zombie horror to creative short fiction, I listen to all of it. Here’s a list of my favorite audio dramas. But first, a brief history.