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Bedwyr by the Sea - C.B. Blakey

Bedwyr by the Sea - C.B. Blakey

January 24, 2020

By the cold ocean, an old man builds a sandcastle, over and over and over, dreaming of Avalon. Until a little girl comes to interfere with his design.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 24 January 2020.
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Choice - Tomas Marcantonio

Choice - Tomas Marcantonio

January 17, 2020

Detectives Sora and Gyuri track down subjects with peculiar pasts, but one of these people leads them to a truth neither detective expected.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 17 January 2020.
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Magical Whistleblower Tells All - Michael Sherrin

Magical Whistleblower Tells All - Michael Sherrin

January 10, 2020

Wizard Thaddeus Seams believes the mundane world is ready for magic, but not everyone in the conjuring community agrees.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 10 January 2020.
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Kozuna, the Ogre’s Child - Felicity Drake

Kozuna, the Ogre’s Child - Felicity Drake

January 3, 2020

Hitomi and Prof. Ueda are just field-recording folk tales. So why is Tatsuya so sensitive about his grandmother's old stories?

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 03 January 2020.
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Notes from the Laocoön Program - Phoenix Alexander

Notes from the Laocoön Program - Phoenix Alexander

December 27, 2019

Hux is a proud man. So even though his psychometric profile is 'slightly erratic', he knows he's the right astronaut for this mission. Just maybe not in the ways he expected.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 27 December 2019.
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The Dybbuk - Lewis Gershom

The Dybbuk - Lewis Gershom

December 20, 2019

Louis never knew his grandfather. So why did the old man leave him an old journal. And in Yiddish, which Louis doesn't read. And why has he come back - in Louis' girlfriend's body, no less?

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 20 December 2019.
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What Lies in Light - Laura Duerr

What Lies in Light - Laura Duerr

December 13, 2019

StellBio sent the forensic team out to find why it can't exploit wormhole access to a distant, habitable planet. And what happened to the last team, who seem to have been distracted by a caldera full of light.

Narrated by host Matt Gomez.
Published in Metaphorosis on 13 December 2019.
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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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