WildTrekker is a fluid kind of sound art. In this weekly series of 50-minute podcasts, George presents a writer’s notebook: audio chapters from ongoing works, soundscapes, adventures, interviews, reflections, original plays, stories-behind-stories, jam sessions with musicians, and more…

Music of the Wilderness

Music of the Wilderness

Composer Emily Doolittle tells George why blackbird and humpback whale songs fascinate her.

The Arrow of Time – 3

The Arrow of Time – 3

In this final episode of a three-part series, George explores the Arrow of Time

The Arrow of Time – 2

The Arrow of Time – 2

In this second episode of a three-part series, George explores the Arrow of Time.

The Arrow of Time – 1

The Arrow of Time – 1

In this first episode of a three-part series, George explores the Arrow of Time.

The Secret World of Whales

The Secret World of Whales

Marine biologist Richard Sears shares insights into the whales of the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

The Meaning of Compassion

The Meaning of Compassion

Holocaust survivor Nechama Tec has devoted her life to studying the meaning of compassion.

The Shadow of H. G. Wells

The Shadow of H. G. Wells

The science fiction and prophecies of H. G. Wells bring together the good, the bad and the ugly.

Beyond the Ends

Beyond the Ends

In the sound poem "Voyage Beyond the Ends of the Earth", an Arctic supply ship plunges into the supernatural.

Freedom in the Wilderness

Freedom in the Wilderness

Author and former hostage Brian Keenan tells George about his captivity in Lebanon and subsequent healing in Patagonia.

Welcome To My Time Machine

Welcome To My Time Machine

George invents a hyperspace time machine, to revisit his first years as a journalist.

A Crazy, Funny Novel

A Crazy, Funny Novel

In this first episode of WildTrekker, George Tombs presents chapter one of the audiobook version of Mind the Gap.