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Orla, Always - Thomas Ha

Orla, Always - Thomas Ha

December 3, 2021

When an otherwordly entity threatens children in the quiet corner of a kingdom, a father navigates past and present dangers in hopes of saving his daughter.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 03 December 2021.
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The Great Contradiction - Jordan Chase-Young

The Great Contradiction - Jordan Chase-Young

November 26, 2021

In an alternate universe, a pair of ambitious scientists probe their version of the Fermi Paradox. What they discover will challenge everything they know and put their values to the test.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 26 November 2021.
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The Unlucky Few Who Must Not Cast - J. Tynan Burke

The Unlucky Few Who Must Not Cast - J. Tynan Burke

November 19, 2021

“My name’s Dennis, and I’m magic-dependent.” The mild-mannered actuary never thought he’d be saying those words.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 19 November 2021.
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Right Behind You - Matthew Gomez

Right Behind You - Matthew Gomez

November 12, 2021

When a nuclear meltdown threatens to poison the West Coast of the United States, Carlos and thousands of other migrant workers risk their lives to contain the disaster. When the suit Carlos wears to protect himself against radiation begins to fail, he discovers what lengths he’ll go to in order to protect the hopeful future promised to him and his family upon completion of the work.

Narrated by the author.
Published in Metaphorosis on 12 November 2021.
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Treedom - A.J. Cunder

Treedom - A.J. Cunder

November 5, 2021

When a group of three children encounter a homeless man standing like a tree in a park, they set out to uncover what, exactly, he’s doing there. What they don’t expect to find is a journey of self-discovery that changes not only thems, but the very heart of the town itself.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 05 November 2021.
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The Azurian Shield - Karl El-Koura

The Azurian Shield - Karl El-Koura

October 29, 2021

The shield that protects the realm has begun to fail. Bathar, chief of the royal guard, cannot allow that to happen, but the price to restore the shield is too terrible. Bathar finds himself in an impossible position, except that the recovery of a forgotten truth may be the answer—to his own dilemma, and to much more.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 29 October 2021.
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Tell the Crows I‘m Home - Laurel Beckley

Tell the Crows I‘m Home - Laurel Beckley

October 22, 2021

There is a place where the lost go to be found. Come find it.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 22 October 2021.
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Genesis - Lisa Short

Genesis - Lisa Short

October 15, 2021

Sixty years before, the colonists of the ark ship Genesis had been forced to land on a sterile, lifeless world thousands of light-years off their original planned route. Three generations later, the colony still survives...but only by paying a terrible price.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 15 October 2021.
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The Tick of the Clock - J.C. Pillard

The Tick of the Clock - J.C. Pillard

October 8, 2021

A prince collapses in an endless forest while trying to free his kingdom from a curse. After being rescued by an old woman, he must come to terms with the curse—and his role in it.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 08 October 2021.
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Ennui Tea - Ivy Grimes

Ennui Tea - Ivy Grimes

October 1, 2021

Pour yourself a cup of Ennui Tea and enjoy the dark energy of the Dour Power Cafe. The witch who owns the place doesn't seem very happy, though. Won't you try her other concoctions?

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 01 October 2021.
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