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A selection of sensational stories from BBC Radio 2's 500 Words written by YOU, and voiced by the brilliant BBC Radio Drama Company. Introduced by Dick and Dom.

In this episode, Dick and Dom spend the day together, showcasing sad stories written by YOU. So whether it’s bed-time listening or some writing inspiration, sit back and let Dick and Dom take it away with the BBC Radio Drama Company reading ‘Under the Inky Black Universe’, ‘The Target’, ‘Eternally Waiting’, ‘Stonething’ and ‘Paper Dog’. Find out more about 500 Words at

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20 minutes