Our sixth podcast for September is “The House of Half Mirrors” written by Thoraiya Dyer and read by Kate Baker.
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My house is full of half mirrors.
Mam tells the tale like it’s an amusing anecdote: that time she brought a fiddler home from the Anchor, and he wasn’t a man but a fomoiri, and all the mirrors from the wardrobe doors to the polarized sunglasses on the sideboard cracked neatly into perfect halves.
At least, she [...]
Our first piece of audio fiction for March is “Human Strandings and the Role of the Xenobiologist” written by Thoraiya Dyer and read by Kate Baker.
Very few comprehensive texts have been produced on the wider topic of human strandings. Earthlings Ashore: A Field Guide For Shuttle Crashes (2nd ed.) by Icareg and Yrubsnoul, and the relevant section of the University of Yendys’ Sound Wave Communication In Breathers, Proceedings 335 are probably the most useful.
Kelly shrank from the rotten-egg smell and [...]
The sound of something flailing in the soft sludge distracted me and my bare foot slipped on the thin, bowed branch.
The branch cracked. I fell.
As I plunged shoulder-deep into fetid sink-silt, I had time to think, I’m not fit to take Mother’s place, before the arboreal ant’s nest I’d been reaching for dropped after me, [...]
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