Short Trips: How the Doctor Changed My Life was the twenty-sixth Short Trips anthology published by Big Finish Productions. It was comprised of twenty-five short stories written by the winners of a writing competition held by Big Finish to find new authors. Of the twenty-five winners, only seven of them subsequently returned to write more BF fiction: Mike Amberry, Arnold T. Blumberg, John Callaghan, Stephen Dunn, Matthew James, Michael Rees and Caleb Woodbridge.

Publisher's summary Edit

The schoolboy whose twin brother vanished in the night. A woman whose house teems with alien refugees. The dad who dies every evening...

All through space and time live people, ordinary people, whose lives have been turned upside down.

People who've lost jobs and loved ones, or seen their homes destroyed, or found themselves on whole other planets. They've nothing in common with one another except that their lives can never be the same. Because they're people who've met the Doctor. Featuring 25 original stories from 25 brand-new authors — the winners of a competition to seek out bold new writing talent!

Stories Edit

Title Author Doctor Featuring
Homework Michael Coen 2nd Jamie, Zoe
Change Management Simon Moore 6th Mel
Curiosity Mike Amberry 5th Nyssa
Potential Stephen Dunn 3rd
Second Chances Bernard O'Toole 8th Charley
Child's Play LM Myles 4th Romana II
Relativity Michael Montoure 7th Ace
Outstanding Balance Tim Lambert 2nd Jamie, Zoe
The Last Thing You Ever See Richard Goff 4th Sarah, Harry
The Shopping Trolleys of Doom Caleb Woodbridge 7th
The Final Star Chris Wing 6th Evelyn
The Man on the Phone Mark Smith 5th
The Monster in the Wardrobe James C McFetridge 4th Romana II
Suns and Mothers Einar Olgeirsson 8th
Taking the Cure Matthew James 6th Peri
Those Left Behind Violet Addison 4th K9
Evitability Andrew K Purvis 7th Ace
£436 Nick May 6th Peri
Time Shear Steven Alexander 4th K9
Running on Empty JR Loflin 7th
Swamp of Horrors (1957) - Viewing Notes Michael Rees 6th Mel
Insider Dealing Dann Chinn 4th Romana II
The Andrew Invasion John Callaghan Andrew
Stolen Days Arnold T Blumberg 7th
Lares Domestici Anna Bratton 2nd

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