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The Martian in the Greenhouse - Geoffrey W. Cole

The Martian in the Greenhouse - Geoffrey W. Cole

December 6, 2019

Honoré paid to have herself frozen to avoid a global pandemic. But she awakens cold and alone and ... on Mars?

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 06 December 2019.
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The Lonely King - Gunnar De Winter

The Lonely King - Gunnar De Winter

November 29, 2019

The old king's realm is sand and dust. And so is he. But when humans come back to what they think is a deserted city, they find the ancient monarch more than willing to rule.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 29 November 2019.
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Fur and Feathers - Jess Koch

Fur and Feathers - Jess Koch

November 22, 2019

People don't die anymore, mostly. Now, they change instead - but not everyone is sure it's for the better.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 22 November 2019.
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A Time for Understanding - Lisa Fox

A Time for Understanding - Lisa Fox

November 15, 2019

Cody's an old dog, and tired. He doesn't run the way he did when Allison's father was alive. They're both grown up now, but Allison's still willing to dream if it will help her oldest friend.

Narrated by the author.
Published in Metaphorosis on 15 November 2019.
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Via Dolorosa - Christine Lucas

Via Dolorosa - Christine Lucas

November 8, 2019

The house is full of ghosts. While Maro takes care of her dying father, ghosts swirl around her her grandmother with her knitting, her mother with her mouth sewn shut; and now a new one, a young woman. But what does she want, and from whom?

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 08 November 2019.
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Rooks on Sundays - Jack Neel Waddell

Rooks on Sundays - Jack Neel Waddell

November 1, 2019

Every Sunday, elderly Emma Reilly plays chess with her daughter. But is there more to the relationship than there seems?

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 01 November 2019.
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A Bear, or a Spider, or an Elephant - Edward Ashton

A Bear, or a Spider, or an Elephant - Edward Ashton

August 9, 2019

She's an exopaleontologist, not exoarcheologist. So how did she end up exploring ruins rather than remains?

Narrated by the author.
Published in Metaphorosis on 12 July 2019.
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A Layer Thin As Breath - Thea Boodhoo

A Layer Thin As Breath - Thea Boodhoo

July 12, 2019

She's an exopaleontologist, not exoarcheologist. So how did she end up exploring ruins rather than remains?

Narrated by the author.
Published in Metaphorosis on 12 July 2019.
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Country Whispers - Matthew Amundsen

Country Whispers - Matthew Amundsen

June 7, 2019

"Seeing the bodies of them girls hanging outside the town’s gates made me think coming here was a bad idea, but it was too late to go back now." And if people find out Leusa can whisper things to grow and change, bad ideas may be the least of her troubles.

Narrated by host Michael Ward.
Published in Metaphorosis on 07 June 2019.
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Unmasked - Tomas Marcantonio

Unmasked - Tomas Marcantonio

May 31, 2019

The train comes in, the masks stare out. No one knows what they want or what they're looking at. Until, one day, the train stops, and the doors open.

Narrated by host Michael Ward.
Published in Metaphorosis on 31 May 2019.
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