This is one of the most popular and best-reviewed podcasts out there.
The ingenious podcast has been featured in a number of online media companies and has hit 2.3 million monthly downloads as of January 2017.
It’s totally worth checking out.
Drew Ackerman redefines bedtime stories and how they’re supposed to be – boring.
Didn’t see that coming, huh? But it’s actually how it works!
It distracts your mind a bit, but not to the point of exciting you.
Then it slowly bores you to sleep. It’s pure genius and it works like magic every time!
His stories take on weird characters and bizarre plots that are quite disjointed.
He starts with a 12-minute intro, in the character of Dearest Scooter, during which a huge chunk of listeners would have already snoozed.
Then he gets into the main story.
He rambles on in a monotone and jumps from one event or character to another, almost in a dreamlike fashion.
It’s quite funny, really. It never fails to make me smile with eyes closed, just before drifting off.
It stays in that slackened meandering state of a narrative, just floating about and never coming to a point or conclusion. And before you know it, you’re in dreamland.