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Rapunzel Dreams of Elephants - Rachel Delaney Craft

Rapunzel Dreams of Elephants - Rachel Delaney Craft

August 20, 2021

In this modern-day retelling, Rapunzel discovers she has her own magic—which can take objects out of dreams—and plots her escape from the witch’s tower. But if she fails, she could end up trapped in the witch’s dreams forever.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 20 August 2021.
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A Wizard Comes to Shorehaven - L.J. Wetherby

A Wizard Comes to Shorehaven - L.J. Wetherby

August 6, 2021

A wizard arrives in the sleepy seaside town of Shorehaven, unaware that the townspeople have hungered after the services of such a wizard for many years. As the town’s Mayor attempts engage the wizard’s talents on behalf of his constituents, the wizard meets Leonie, the Mayor’s only child – and an unlikely intimacy, ripe with self-discovery, begins to blossom between them.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 06 August 2021.
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The Art of Unpicking Stitches - Jennifer Hudak

The Art of Unpicking Stitches - Jennifer Hudak

July 23, 2021

Michelle grew up watching her father sew hidden spells into the clothing he makes in his tailor shop. Now, she sees her chance to pick up her own needle, and bind her friends to her forever.

Narrated by the author.
Published in Metaphorosis on 23 July 2021.
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Souls Like Sea Glass - Josie Smith

Souls Like Sea Glass - Josie Smith

July 9, 2021

On an island where the souls of the drowned wash ashore, a woman lives as both lighthouse keeper and guide for the souls. When love sails into her life, she is torn between her duty and her desire for companionship—at least until the island decides for her.

Narrated by the author.
Published in Metaphorosis on 09 July 2021.
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Autumn’s Come Undone - Sharmon Gazaway

Autumn’s Come Undone - Sharmon Gazaway

April 23, 2021

Autumn wields the power of the fiery season, but some losses can't be borne and power unchecked comes at a cost.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 23 April 2021.
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The Otherside of Memory - Kelly Sandoval

The Otherside of Memory - Kelly Sandoval

April 9, 2021

What happens to a magical world when its child visitors leave it behind? And what happens to the children who stay? Invited back to the magical land of her childhood, Kate must face the beauty and sorrow of the world she believes she long ago outgrew.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 09 April 2021.
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Sanctuary - Chris Cornetto

Sanctuary - Chris Cornetto

March 19, 2021

Sanctuary is more than a city — it’s a project to restore life to a broken world. Or so Abby believes. But when a new arrival makes her see her home for the prison it is, she risks all for freedom.

Narrated by the author.
Published in Metaphorosis on 19 March 2021.
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Spells for Going Forth by Day - V.G. Campen

Spells for Going Forth by Day - V.G. Campen

March 5, 2021

In the marshlands of New Jersey, a grieving woman seeks solace from her childhood friend–Anubis, the Lord of the Necropolis.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 05 March 2021.
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Endless - Ted S. Bushman

Endless - Ted S. Bushman

February 19, 2021

A suicidal blacksmith dreams of a death that will cut him out of the very fabric of the universe, but despairs of being able to accomplish it. When an old client appears on his doorstep with an offer to forge a legendary blade, the blacksmith realizes he might have found his answer.

Narrated by the author.
Published in Metaphorosis on 19 February 2021.
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Vacation Gnomes - Aaron DaMommio

Vacation Gnomes - Aaron DaMommio

February 4, 2021

Amy didn't like the idea of taking a vacation in the first place. She likes it even less when she learns she's not alone.

Narrated by the author.
Published in Metaphorosis on 05 February 2021.
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