Bear Spirit



Arti Ursella is a troubled, bed-tempered teenager from Congleton, Cheshire. One of millions of UK residents living on the dole, Arti's only friends are cousin Jessica Forsyth and next-door neighbour, Aaron Fox.As the trio contemplate their future in the summer holiday, the directionless Arti's destiny is chosen FOR her; by the long-dormant amulet she's worn ever since her eighth birthday. Now this seemingly mundane accessory will finally display its true prestige & power, and Arti will discover things she may not want to; about herself, her family and her hometown.Join Arti, her family, friends and enemies in this quest for...Bear Spirit.***Written and performed by D.C. Wood (author of audiobook 'Nameless' and novel The Saviour), Bear Spirit is the latest entry in his universe. Originally a radio-serial broadcast on Beartown Radio throughout 2013, this engaging fantasy is set in D.C. Wood's hometown of Congleton, Cheshire, England. It is to promote the town itself and its local radio station.


  • Epilogue


    28/12/2014 Duration: 14min

    In the aftermath of 'Emerging of the Spirit', the Circle plots...and Arti reflects...

  • Part 15

    Part 15

    28/12/2014 Duration: 15min

    Arti Ursella, wielder of the Bear Spirit...Tyne, member of the the DEATH.

  • Part 14

    Part 14

    28/12/2014 Duration: 10min

    Salvation seems within reach for Jess & Aaron...but can it come in time for Arti and Uncle Artan?

  • Part 13

    Part 13

    28/12/2014 Duration: 16min

    The Bear Spirit, the forgotten war of Cheshire, the FALL of the Circle; it's all here for Arti to discover! And endure...

  • Part 12

    Part 12

    28/12/2014 Duration: 13min

    Guess what? Tyne's back! And she's NOT happy!

  • Part 11

    Part 11

    28/12/2014 Duration: 15min

    Arti's world continues to spiral beyond her control. She won't like what she'll hear about her 8th Birthday present!

  • Part 10

    Part 10

    28/12/2014 Duration: 09min

    Still tired, hurt, scared and running for their lives, Jess & Aaron continue their search for salvation.

  • Part 9

    Part 9

    28/12/2014 Duration: 15min

    Artan takes his niece on a journey; the RISE of the Circle!

  • Part 8

    Part 8

    28/12/2014 Duration: 08min

    Arti reunites with her Uncle Artan...and he still has many stories to tell!

  • Part 7

    Part 7

    28/12/2014 Duration: 11min

    Can Jess & Aaron survive Tyne? Also, Arti's fate is finally revealed!

  • Part 6

    Part 6

    28/12/2014 Duration: 12min

    Jess and Aaron receive a surprise visit from Tyne. Guess who'll enjoy what happens next?

  • Part 5

    Part 5

    28/12/2014 Duration: 15min

    Detective Sargeant Cassandra Ursella is involved in a new case; the disappearence of her daughter, Arti.

  • Part 4

    Part 4

    28/12/2014 Duration: 11min

    As Jess deals with the scars of Arti's rampage, Aaron does some questionable research...

  • Part 3

    Part 3

    28/12/2014 Duration: 10min

    What happened to Arti? Who is Tyne? Who does she work for? Questions, questions, questions...

  • Part 2

    Part 2

    23/12/2014 Duration: 11min

    Arti's 'outburst' threatens the lives of her best friends Jess and Aaron...and also attracts attention...

  • Part 1

    Part 1

    23/12/2014 Duration: 13min

    2013; Cheshire, England. In the small town of Congleton, Arti Ursella's already troubled life is about to become...even more so...

  • Prologue


    23/12/2014 Duration: 07min

    1623; Cheshire, England. The mysterious 'Circle' has seemingly conquered all...