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The Science Fiction Podcast Magazine. Each week Escape Pod delivers science fiction short stories from today's best authors. Listen today, and hear the new sound of science fiction!



Last Build Date: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:24:38 +0000

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EP581: That Game We Played During the War

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:24:38 +0000

AUTHOR: Carrie Vaughn NARRATOR: Amy H. Sturgis HOST: Mur Lafferty That Game We Played During the War originally appeared on Tor.com in March 2016. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Carrie Vaughn is best known for her New York Times bestselling […]


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EP580: Nozizwe and Almahdi

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 20:00:33 +0000

AUTHOR: J. R. Dawson NARRATOR: Eric Luke HOST: Divya Breed Nozizwe and Almahdi is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Dawson is a graduate from the MFA program at Stonecoast. Her stories have […]


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EP579: Texts from the Ghost War

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 04:27:44 +0000

AUTHOR: Alex Yuschik NARRATORS: Trendane Sparks and Adam Pracht HOST: Tina Connolly Texts from the Ghost War is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Alex Yuschik is a PhD candidate in Mathematics at the University […]


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EP578: Cherry Squid

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 03:03:31 +0000

AUTHOR: Celeste Hollister NARRATOR: Amy H. Sturgis HOST: Mur Lafferty Cherry Squid is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Celeste Hollister is a novelist, a mom, a travel writer, and a teacher. She writes […]


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EP577: The Ghosts of Europa Will Keep You Trapped in a Prison You Make for Yourself

Fri, 26 May 2017 16:00:20 +0000

AUTHOR: Matt Dovey NARRATOR: Tina Connolly HOST: Divya Breed The Ghosts of Europa Will Keep You Trapped in a Prison You Make for Yourself is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Matt Dovey is very […]


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EP576: Karma Among the Cloud Kings

Thu, 18 May 2017 21:00:49 +0000

AUTHOR: Brian Trent NARRATOR: Ellora Sen-Gupta HOST: Mur Lafferty Karma Among the Cloud Kings was first published in Analog in March 2015. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Brian Trent’s speculative fiction appears in Escape Pod, Pseudopod, ANALOG, Fantasy & […]


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EP575: Red Kelly Owns the Moon

Thu, 11 May 2017 21:00:41 +0000

AUTHOR: Shaenon K. Garrity NARRATOR: Cheyenne Wright HOST: Alasdair Stuart Red Kelly Owns the Moon is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Shaenon K. Garrity is a cartoonist best known for the webcomics Narbonic and Skin […]


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EP574: Yosemite

Thu, 04 May 2017 20:27:53 +0000

AUTHOR: D. S. McNab NARRATOR: Erik Luke HOST: Divya Breed Yosemite is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… D. S. McNab, who previously worked in the creatively challenged world of finance, is a lover of all […]


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Editorial Changes At The Pod

Thu, 04 May 2017 05:00:20 +0000

It’s with mixed emotions that we announce our news: Divya Breed and Mur Lafferty are the new co-editors of Escape Pod. Our beloved Norm Sherman has stepped down from the big chair due to a variety of personal reasons. Benjamin C. Kinney has taken the role of assistant editor. Norm has been a force of nature […]


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EP573: Whatever Tower, However High

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:35:01 +0000

AUTHOR: Julia K. Patt NARRATOR: Logan Waterman HOST: Tina Connolly Whatever Tower, However High is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Julia K. Patt lives in Maryland with one very evil cat and one very frightened […]


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EP572: Nothing to See Here

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:48:16 +0000

AUTHOR: Arthur Doweyko NARRATOR: Patrick Bazile HOST: Alasdair Stuart Nothing to See Here was an Honorable Mention in the L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future Contest. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… As a scientist, Arthur has authored over 100 […]


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EP571: Beetle-Cleaned Skulls

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 23:38:28 +0000

AUTHOR: J. E.Bates NARRATOR: Trendane Sparks HOST: Alasdair Stuart Beetle-Cleaned Skulls is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… J.E. Bates is a lifelong communicant of science fiction, fantasy, horror and other mind sugar and […]


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EP570: What Good is a Glass Warrior?

Thu, 06 Apr 2017 20:00:05 +0000

AUTHOR: G. Scott Huggins NARRATOR: Jen Rhodes HOST: Tina Connolly What Good is a Glass Warrior? is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… G. Scott Huggins grew up in the American Midwest and has lived there […]


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EP569: Safe Harbour (Artemis Rising 3)

Fri, 31 Mar 2017 16:07:58 +0000

Artemis Rising returns to Escape Pod for its third year! This month-long event highlights science fiction by women and non-binary authors. We have five original stories this year that range in topics from biotech to far-flung A.I, virtual reality, and nanotech. AUTHOR: Kristene Perron NARRATOR: Divya Breed HOST: Mur Lafferty ARTIST: Ashley Mackenzie Safe Harbour is an Escape Pod original for […]


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EP568: Dr. Mbalu and the Butcher’s Daughter (Artemis Rising 3)

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 23:02:56 +0000

Artemis Rising returns to Escape Pod for its third year! This month-long event highlights science fiction by women and non-binary authors. We have five original stories this year that range in topics from biotech to far-flung A.I, virtual reality, and nanotech. AUTHOR: Megan Chaudhuri NARRATOR: Laurice White HOST: Caron J. ARTIST: Ashley Mackenzie Dr. Mbalu and the […]


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EP567: Baro Porrajmos, or Love in the Vardo (Artemis Rising 3)

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 20:00:36 +0000

Artemis Rising returns to Escape Pod for its third year! This month-long event highlights science fiction by women and non-binary authors. We have five original stories this year that range in topics from biotech to far-flung A.I, virtual reality, and nanotech. AUTHOR: Eileen Gunnell Lee NARRATOR: Marguerite Croft HOST: Divya Breed ARTIST: Ashley Mackenzie Baro Porrajmos, or […]


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EP566: Honey and Bone (Artemis Rising 3)

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 21:18:17 +0000

Artemis Rising returns to Escape Pod for its third year! This month-long event highlights science fiction by women and non-binary authors. We have five original stories this year that range in topics from biotech to far-flung A.I, virtual reality, and nanotech. AUTHOR: Madeline Alvey NARRATOR: Tina Connolly HOST: Alex Acks ARTIST: Ashley Mackenzie Honey and Bone is an Escape Pod […]


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EP565: The Zombee Project 3.0 (Artemis Rising 3)

Thu, 02 Mar 2017 21:00:00 +0000

Artemis Rising returns to Escape Pod for its third year! This month-long event highlights science fiction by women and non-binary authors. We have five original stories this year that range in topics from biotech to far-flung A.I, virtual reality, and nanotech.       AUTHOR: Allison Mulder NARRATOR: Ibba Armancas HOST: Divya Breed ARTIST: Ashley Mackenzie The […]


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EP564: Trusted Messenger

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 18:07:42 +0000

AUTHOR: Kevin Wabaunsee NARRATOR: Phillip Lanos HOST: Norm Sherman Trusted Messenger is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Kevin Wabaunsee is a speculative fiction writer living in Chicago. A former newspaper reporter on the health […]


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EP563: Two Steps Forward

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:30:05 +0000

AUTHOR: Holly Schofield NARRATOR: Adam Pracht HOST: Norm Sherman Two Steps Forward first appeared in the anthology Scarecrows edited by Rhonda Parrish Extra music is “Stack O’ Lee Blues” performed by Ma Rainey and Fats Waller and His Orchestra (both in the public domain) Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for […]


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EP562: Meltwater

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 21:00:14 +0000

AUTHOR: Benjamin C. Kinney NARRATOR: Rajan Khanna HOST: Tina Connolly Meltwater first appeared in Strange Horizons (March 2016) Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Benjamin C. Kinney is a neuroscientist by day, speculative fiction writer by night. Once upon a time, […]


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EP561: The Android’s Prehistoric Menagerie

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 21:30:05 +0000

AUTHOR: A. Merc Rustad NARRATOR: Setsu Uzume HOST: Adam Pracht The Android’s Prehistoric Menagerie first appeared in Mothership Zeta (February 2016). Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… A. Merc Rustad is a queer non-binary writer who lives in the […]


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EP560: Run

Thu, 26 Jan 2017 21:00:30 +0000

AUTHOR: C. R. Hodges NARRATOR: Eden Royce HOST: Alasdair Stuart Run is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… C.R. Hodges writes all manner of speculative fiction, from ghost stories to urban fantasy to science fiction. […]


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EA Metacast, January 2017

Thu, 26 Jan 2017 17:00:54 +0000

A look back at 2016 and what’s in store for Escape Artists — and for you — in 2017. Also, a full list of 2016 award-eligible 2016 Escape Pod first publications follows, along with links to episodes, for those who couldn’t make it through the marathon audio version: “Brain Worms and White Whales” by Jen […]


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EP559: Vegetablemen in Peanut Town

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:31:19 +0000

AUTHOR: August Marion NARRATOR: Trendane Sparks HOST: Norm Sherman Vegetablemen in Peanut Town is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… August is a native of Detroit who now lives in the Pacific Northwest, and […]


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EP558: Holding the Ghosts

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 21:50:53 +0000

AUTHOR: Gwendolyn Clare NARRATOR: Dionne Obeso HOST: Tina Connolly Holding the Ghosts was originally published in Asimov’s March 2015. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Gwendolyn Clare is a New Englander transplanted to North Carolina. She holds a BA in […]


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EP557: Impossibility Crow

Thu, 05 Jan 2017 22:59:32 +0000

AUTHOR: Remy Nakamura NARRATOR: Roberto Suarez HOST: Alasdair Stuart Impossibility Crow is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Remy Nakamura grew up in Greece, Japan, and the San Francisco Bay Area and currently resides […]


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EP556: In a Manner of Speaking

Thu, 29 Dec 2016 21:00:53 +0000

AUTHOR: Charity Tahmaseb NARRATOR: Amy H. Sturgis HOST: Tina Connolly In a Manner of Speaking was originally published in Selfies from the End of the World: Historical Accounts of the Apocalypse, September 2015, DefCon One Publishing. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter […]


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EP555: Monstrance of Sky

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 21:00:14 +0000

AUTHOR: Christopher Mark Rose NARRATOR: Alethea Kontis HOST: Norm Sherman Monstrance of Sky is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Christopher Mark Rose is a fledgling writer of speculative fiction. His story “A Thousand Solomons” […]


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EP554: Captain Drake Learns His Lines

Sat, 17 Dec 2016 18:36:08 +0000

AUTHORS: Amy Sisson & Kate Suratt NARRATOR: Christopher Cornell HOST: Alasdair Stuart Captain Drake Learns His Lines is an Escape Pod original. It is the first story in the short story series The Misadventures of Captain Drake. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting […]


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EP553: Water Finds Its Level

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:00:21 +0000

AUTHOR: M. Bennardo NARRATOR: Khaalidah Muhammad-Ali HOST: Norm Sherman Water Finds Its Level was originally published in Lightspeed Magazine. (May 2013) Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Matthew Bennardo lives in Ohio. He co-edited the science-fiction anthology Machine of Death, […]


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EP552: RedChip BlueChip

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:00:33 +0000

AUTHOR: Effie Seiberg HOST & NARRATOR: Tina Connolly RedChip BlueChip was originally published in Crossed Genres (June 2015 issue). Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Effie Seiberg is a science fiction and fantasy writer living in San Francisco. Her […]


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EP551: The Most Absurd Dance at the End of the Worlds

Thu, 24 Nov 2016 21:00:27 +0000

AUTHOR: Holly Heisey NARRATOR: Andrea Richardson HOST: Alasdair Stuart The Most Absurd Dance at the End of the Worlds is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Holly Heisey launched their writing career in sixth […]


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EP550: When They Come Back

Thu, 17 Nov 2016 21:00:18 +0000

AUTHOR: Natalie Theodoridou NARRATOR: Ibba Armancas HOST: Tina Connolly When They Come Back was originally published in Crossed Genres (Issue 22), in October 2014. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter Help support the Pseudopod Kickstarter to support pay for narrators (… […]


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EP549: The Battaile of the Mudde

Thu, 10 Nov 2016 23:08:44 +0000

AUTHOR: Anthony Tardiff NARRATOR: J. J. Campanella HOST: Adam Pracht The Battaile of the Mudde is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter Help support the Pseudopod Kickstarter to support pay for narrators (… and get this awesome Tiki […]


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Book Review: Crimson Death by Laurell K. Hamilton

Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:00:54 +0000

Well, Laurell K. Hamilton has done it again. She's written a pretty decent police procedural and then tacked on about 300 pages of relationship angst. Yes, that's right, it's time for me to review Crimson Death, the latest Anita Blake novel.



EP548: A Prayer at Noon

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 20:00:02 +0000

AUTHOR: John Shade NARRATOR: Amber Pracht HOST: Norm Sherman A Prayer at Noon appeared originally in Triangulation: Parch (Volume 7) edited by Stephen V. Ramey.  Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter Help support the Pseudopod Kickstarter to support pay for narrators (… and get […]


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EP547: Ride the Dragon

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:00:12 +0000

AUTHOR: Bojan Ratković NARRATOR: Steve Anderson HOST: Norm Sherman Ride the Dragon is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Bojan Ratković is a writer from Serbia, now living in Ontario, Canada. His work […]


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EP546: Recollection

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:41:01 +0000

AUTHOR: Nancy Fulda NARRATOR: Trendane Sparks HOST: Alasdair Stuart Recollection originally appeared in CARBIDE-TIPPED PENS, an anthology edited by Eric Choi and Ben Bova, TOR Books, December 2014. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author…   Nancy Fulda is […]


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EP545: Murder or a Duck

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 20:00:38 +0000

AUTHOR: Beth Goder NARRATOR: Amy H. Sturgis HOST: Alasdair Stuart Murder or a Duck is an Escape Pod original. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Beth Goder worked as an archivist at Stanford before becoming a full-time mom […]


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EP544: Only Human

Tue, 04 Oct 2016 04:01:44 +0000

AUTHOR: Lavie Tidhar NARRATOR: Summer Brooks HOST: Alasdair Stuart This story was originally published in The Lowest Heaven, anthology, edited by Jared Shurin and Anne C. Perry, Jurassic London, 2013. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Lavie Tidhar’s […]


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EP543: Rock, Paper, Scissors, Love, Death

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 03:12:41 +0000

AUTHOR: Caroline M. Yoachim NARRATOR: Nicola Seaton-Clark HOST: Tina Connolly This story was originally published by Lightspeed. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Caroline M. Yoachim lives in Seattle and loves cold cloudy weather.  Her fiction has […]


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EP542: The Hungers of Refugees

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 04:19:49 +0000

AUTHOR: Michael Glyde NARRATOR: Joe Williams HOST: Alasdair Stuart This story has not been published previously. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… M. Glyde recently moved 1813 miles from Pittsburgh, PA to El Paso, TX, […]


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EP541: As Travelers in Sky Boats

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 03:28:17 +0000

AUTHOR: Kristin Janz NARRATOR: Ibba Armancas HOST: Tina Connolly This story has not been published previously. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Kristin Janz is a Canadian speculative fiction writer who has lived in the […]


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Book Review: Only Superhuman by Christopher L. Bennett

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 14:00:36 +0000

Given that I enjoyed Christopher L. Bennett's Star Trek tie-in novels, I figured I'd like his first original novel, Only Superhuman. And I did. Mostly.



EP540: The Right Answer

Sat, 03 Sep 2016 20:59:00 +0000

AUTHOR: James Miller NARRATOR: Adam Pracht HOST: Alasdair Stuart This story was first published in Unidentified Funny Objects 3 in 2014. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our Wikia Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… During the day, James A. Miller works on […]


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EP539: Squirrels, Foxes and Other Fine Specimens

Tue, 30 Aug 2016 03:21:19 +0000

AUTHOR: Gareth D Jones NARRATOR: Andrew Clarke HOST: Norm Sherman This story has not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… I’m an environmental scientist, writer and father of 5. My stories have […]


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EP408a: Eugie Award Re-Post of Immersion

Fri, 26 Aug 2016 03:02:42 +0000

  Escape Artists would like to draw your attention to a fantastic event happening next week at DragonCon, the Eugie Foster Memorial Award for Short Fiction. http://www.eugiefoster.com/eugieaward This annual award will be presented for the first time in 2016—for works published in 2015. The Eugie Award honors stories that are irreplaceable, that inspire, enlighten, and entertain. […]


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EP538: The Starsmith

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:32:31 +0000

STORY: EP538: The Starsmith AUTHOR: Jonathan Edelstein NARRATOR: James Odcombe HOST: Tina Connolly This story has not been previously published, but is set in the same universe as “First Do No Harm,” which appeared in Strange Horizons. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you […]


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Artemis Rising 3

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 05:11:46 +0000

  Artemis Rising returns in March 2017 across all four Escape Artists podcasts! Celebrating its third anniversary, Artemis Rising will be a month-long showcase of stories by women and nonbinary authors in speculative fiction. Escape Pod is seeking original science fiction with a length of 2000 – 6000 words and will be open for Artemis Rising submissions during the month […]



EP537: Honeycomb Girls

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 03:49:59 +0000

RELEASED 10.August.2016 AUTHOR: Erin Cashier NARRATOR: Johnathan Danz HOST: Norm Sherman WARNING: some sexual imagery This story first appeared in Upgraded. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Erin Cashier is fond of the unreliable […]


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EP536: Prophet to the Dogs

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 05:14:11 +0000

RELEASED 3.August.2016 AUTHOR: Bethany Edwards NARRATOR: George Hrab HOST: Tina Connolly WARNING: profane language and violence This story has not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Mystery! about the narrator… Multi-instrumentalist, singer, […]


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EP535: Bluejay

Wed, 27 Jul 2016 04:31:24 +0000

by Edward Ashton read by Josh Roseman This story has not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Edward Ashton is a clinical research scientist and writer living in Rochester, New York. His short […]


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Movie Review: Swiss Army Man

Mon, 04 Jul 2016 14:00:51 +0000

Here's a sentence I never thought I'd say: "I have seen the Daniel Radcliffe farting corpse movie." Here's another one: "I liked it."



EP534: Joolie & Irdl

Fri, 01 Jul 2016 14:21:34 +0000

by Sandy Parsons narrated by Nicola Seaton-Clark This story has not been previously published. At the end of the show, there were excerpts from a speech given by President Barack Obama 4 days after 49 people were executed in a shooting rampage in Orlando, FL, USA which you can see in full here: https://youtu.be/QMvxpyeq6xU Discuss on […]


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Escape Pod Closing to Submissions

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 03:45:24 +0000

Escape Pod will be closed to submissions July 1 – 31, 2016. Reopening August 1, 2016.



EP533: 2016 Flash Fiction Contest Winners

Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:41:37 +0000

  These stories have not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the authors… Ben Hallert: I live in Oregon with my wife, two children, a plane, and a reach that regularly exceeds my grasp. […]


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EP532: Saints, Beasts and Zombies

Tue, 07 Jun 2016 04:03:32 +0000

by Gary Kloster narrated by Roberto Suarez This story has not been previously published. Mentioned by Mur: https://weightlessbooks.com/category/format/subscription/mothership-zeta/ Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… I’ve always loved speculative fiction.  That’s the fancy name for stories that involve […]


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EP531: Bend Back the Shadows

Thu, 26 May 2016 04:04:02 +0000

by Michael Reid narrated by Summer Brooks This story has not been previously published. Mentioned by Alasdair: https://weightlessbooks.com/category/format/subscription/mothership-zeta/ Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… I am a 2015 graduate of the Clarion Workshop, but I have no other […]


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EP530: City in the Wound

Wed, 11 May 2016 04:50:01 +0000

by Michael Buckley narrated by Barry Haworth This story has not been previously published. This episode also featured an excerpt from Ecko: Endgame by Danie Ware which you can get more info about on her website: http://danieware.com/tag/ecko-endgame/ and you can tweet her @danacea Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable […]


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EP529: Of Blessed Servitude

Tue, 03 May 2016 04:04:36 +0000

by A. Merc Rustad narrated by Trendane Sparks This story was originally published in Fictionvale in 2013. This is a story set in the same world as “To the Knife-Cold Stars,” which ran in Escape Pod in February 2015. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia […]


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EP528: Divided By Zero

Mon, 25 Apr 2016 03:50:00 +0000

by Samantha Murray narrated by Ibba Armancas This story has not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Samantha Murray is a writer, actor, mathematician and mother.  Not particularly in that order. […]


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EP527: Plural

Sun, 17 Apr 2016 18:15:41 +0000

by Lia Swope Mitchell narrated by Amanda Ching This story was originally published in the February/March 2015 issue of Cosmos Magazine Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Lia Ardith Swope Mitchell is a writer of literary […]


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Bring Back the Middle Ground

Mon, 11 Apr 2016 14:00:10 +0000

I hope you both like and dislike this article, because if you do, then I did my job right.



EP: Metacast 0416

Mon, 04 Apr 2016 04:28:25 +0000

We wanted to give you a quick update of the goings-on at Escape Pod. It’s the first of what we expect to be many positive developments in 2016, so hold onto your socks!


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EP526: The Hunter Captain

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 04:07:51 +0000

by David John Baker narrated by Mat Weller This story has not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Aside from my philosophical essays, I also write short science fiction stories.  Some of […]


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EP525: Among the Living

Fri, 18 Mar 2016 04:43:42 +0000

by John Markley narrated by Carl Allery Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the narrator… Carl Allery has sold a couple of stories (Farthing Magazine, Killers ed. Colin Harvey), had a couple read out loud (BBC local radio, Escape Pod) […]


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Escape Pod Flash Fiction Contest 2016

Mon, 14 Mar 2016 05:41:28 +0000

Thirteen districts rebelled against the country that fed them, loved them, protected them. Brother turned on brother until nothing remained. And then came the peace, hard fought, sorely won. A people rose up from the ashes and a new era was born. But freedom has a cost. When the traitors were defeated, we swore as […]



EP524: Scrapmetal

Tue, 08 Mar 2016 04:55:55 +0000

by Nan Craig narrated by Cat Rambo This story was previously published in Arc Magazine, issue 1.3 ‘Afterparty Overdrive,’ September 2012.. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter   about the author… Nan Craig holds an MSc in Global Politics from […]


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Full List of Artemis Rising 2 Episodes

Tue, 01 Mar 2016 05:05:05 +0000

Would you like to be able to access all of the Artemis Rising 2 episodes in one place? Of course you would! Well this is it. We’ll add them as they are released from now until the deal is done, and then you’ll know where to return to find them all when you want to […]


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EP523: Artemis Rising – Windows

Tue, 01 Mar 2016 04:40:57 +0000

by Beth Goder narrated by Andrea Richardson with guest host Kate Baker Welcome to the 2nd Annual Artemis Rising a celebration of women and non-binary authors This story has not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us […]


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EP522: Artemis Rising – Bioluminescent Memory

Tue, 23 Feb 2016 03:17:53 +0000

by Victorya Chase narrated by Serah Eley with guest host Charity Helton Welcome to the 2nd Annual Artemis Rising a celebration of women and non-binary authors This story has not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the […]


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EP521: Artemis Rising – Myspace: A Ghost Story

Sat, 20 Feb 2016 04:26:20 +0000

by Dominica Phetteplace narrated by Khaalidah Muhammad-Ali with guest host Angela Lee Welcome to the 2nd Annual Artemis Rising a celebration of women and non-binary authors This story has not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us […]


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EP520: Artemis Rising – Singing to the Stars

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 05:10:13 +0000

by Alanna McFall narrated by Amanda Fitzwater with guest host Amy H. Sturgis Welcome to the 2nd Annual Artemis Rising a celebration of women and non-binary authors This story has not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting […]


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EP519: Artemis Rising – In Their Image

Thu, 04 Feb 2016 06:00:32 +0000

by Abra Staffin-Wiebe narrated by Diane Severson with guest host Mur Lafferty Welcome to the 2nd Annual Artemis Rising a celebration of women and non-binary authors This story has not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us […]


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Artemis Rising 2 Print Available Now

Mon, 01 Feb 2016 18:49:31 +0000

Artemis Rising is the month-long celebration of female and non-binary authors in genre fiction run across three Escape Artists podcasts PodCastle for fantasy, EscapePod for science fiction, and PseudoPod for horror. In a couple days, Escape Pod will be releasing its first Artemis Rising 2 episode. At the same time, we will be starting a thread here to track the AR […]



EP518: Brain Worms and White Whales

Mon, 01 Feb 2016 05:00:49 +0000

by Jen Finelli narrated by J.S. Arquin This story has not been previously published. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Hi! I’m Jen Finelli, and I’m a professional author, content-consultant, and ghost-writer deeply in love. Because I’m also […]


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For Your Consideration

Wed, 27 Jan 2016 16:01:01 +0000

In our first 2016 metacast, we present the Escape Artists (EA) stories that ran in 2015, which are eligible in the upcoming Hugo nomination season. A quick plug. For us. All four EA shows – PodCastle, Pseudopod, Escape Pod and Cast of Wonders – are themselves eligible in the SEMIPROZINE Hugo category. Not Fancast. Not […]


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EP517: Budo

Thu, 21 Jan 2016 04:52:44 +0000

by Tade Thompson narrated by Suyi Davies Okungbowa This story was previously published in the Steampunk World Anthology edited by Sarah Hans. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Tade Thompson lives and works in the […]


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Escape Pod Flash Fiction Contest 2016

Mon, 11 Jan 2016 01:59:55 +0000

The next wave of the fourth incarnation of the Escape Artists Flash Fiction Contest is coming. Escape Pod is landing in early 2016. Every author may submit one original story of 500 words or less for consideration between January 15 and February 15. Sharpen your pencils and get your stories ready to submit. The three winning stories will be purchased and run […]



ANNOUNCEMENT: PodDisc Shutting Down

Sun, 10 Jan 2016 03:33:29 +0000

After years of great service, Arri and Kimi who run Poddisc for us have decided to step away. This means that PodDisc, our CD fulfillment site, will be shutting down in early February. That means two things. First, if you’re a PodDisc customer – and we know lots of you are, and thanks for that – now is […]



EP516: Married

Wed, 06 Jan 2016 14:44:47 +0000

by Helena Bell narrated by Khaalidah Muhammad-Ali This story first appeared in UPGRADED. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Helena Bell is a poet and writer living in Raleigh, North Carolina where she is […]


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EP515: The Winter Festival

Wed, 30 Dec 2015 05:01:14 +0000

by Evan Berkow narrated by Kate Baker   This is the first time this story has been published Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter   about the author… Evan Berkow lives in Brooklyn, NY, with his wife and […]


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EP514: M.F.ing Retroparty Freestyle

Tue, 22 Dec 2015 05:23:00 +0000

by Rich Larson read by Nathaniel Lee Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… Rich Larson was born in West Africa, has studied in Rhode Island and worked in Spain, and at 23 now writes […]


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EP513: Adaptation and Predation

Fri, 11 Dec 2015 05:36:08 +0000

by Auston Habershaw read by Jeff Ronner Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… On the day Auston Habershaw was born, Skylab fell from the heavens. This foretold two possible fates: supervillain or scifi/fantasy author. […]


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EP512: The Semaphore Society

Wed, 02 Dec 2015 13:12:03 +0000

by Kate Heartfield read by Christiana Ellis This story originally appeared in the Crossed Genres Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page Thank you for visiting us on Facebook and Twitter about the author… My agent is Jennie Goloboy of Red Sofa Literary. I write fiction, mainly speculative […]


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Book Review: Libertaria: Genesis by Sabrina Peña Young

Mon, 30 Nov 2015 15:00:55 +0000

Award-winning composer Sabrina Peña Young sourced the entire world for her virtual production of Libertaria. But Young has taken her opera one step further, converting the show into a novel, Libertaria: Genesis.



EP511: The Lone and Level Sands

Fri, 20 Nov 2015 04:44:26 +0000

by Marco Panessa read by Norm Sherman This story has not been published previously Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page The Lone and Level Sands By Marco Panessa I don’t know how they found us. Beneath this eternal torrent of dust, our dulled marble shells […]


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EP510: Them Ships

Fri, 13 Nov 2015 04:33:11 +0000

by Silvia Moreno-Garcia read by Dani Cutler This story originally appeared in the anthology We See a Different Frontier Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page about the author… Mexican by birth, Canadian by inclination. Silvia’s debut novel, Signal to Noise, about music, magic and Mexico […]


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EP509: Broken

Tue, 03 Nov 2015 05:56:08 +0000

by Jason Kimble read by Mat Weller Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page about the author… I’m fascinated by how people put amazingness together. Or awfulness (Let’s not pretend schadenfreude doesn’t happen). What field’s doing the assembly changes quite frequently. Sometimes I even […]


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Book Review: Murder with Monsters by KT Katzmann

Mon, 02 Nov 2015 15:00:59 +0000

A lot of authors have subverted classic horror tropes, but author KT Katzmann has chosen instead to be aware of them and use their power for good, instead of evil, in his genre detective novel Murder with Monsters.



Special art print for Artemis Rising 2

Tue, 27 Oct 2015 06:52:29 +0000

By now, you’re sure to have heard about Artemis Rising 2! It’s a special month-long event featuring stories by some of the best female and non-binary authors in genre fiction, airing across all the Escape Artists podcasts in February 2016. We’re very pleased to announce that EA has commissioned a special art print for Artemis […]



EP508: A Day Without Sunshine

Mon, 26 Oct 2015 06:44:44 +0000

by Esther Saxey read by Amanda Ching This story was originally appeared in The Homeless Moon 4. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page about the author… Esther Saxey received her D.Phil. in English literature from the University of Sussex, United Kingdom. She has published on […]


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EP507: The Call of the Sky

Thu, 22 Oct 2015 13:51:29 +0000

by Cliff Winnig read by Marguerite Kenner This story was originally published in the anthology When the Hero Comes Home: 2. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page about the author… from the author’s website: Cliff Winnig’s short fiction appears in the anthologies That Ain’t Right: Historical Accounts of the Miskatonic Valley, Gears and […]


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EA Metacast, October 2015 (Part 1)

Wed, 14 Oct 2015 10:01:53 +0000

Hello everyone, Alasdair here. We tend to do a metacast every year around this time, and this year we’ve done something a bit different. This one was recorded LIVE at WorldCon in Spokane in August 2015! In the past, you’ve let us know our metacasts are too long, so we’ve split this one into three parts: […]


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EP506: Harvester Dreams

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 17:16:35 +0000

by Michael J. DeLuca read by Paul Cram This story was originally appeared in The Homeless Moon 4. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page about the author… from the author’s website: That would be me. Michael J. DeLuca. Writer, reader, dreamer, designer, brewer, baker, […]


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Book Review: Snapshot by Beau Hall

Mon, 05 Oct 2015 14:00:16 +0000

Marietta, Georgia, isn't a small town anymore. But fifty years ago it was, and fifty years ago Mary Frances began blackmailing Marvin Hill into becoming a serial killer. Now, in Beau Hall's new novel Snapshot, Marvin wants out. By any means necessary.



EP505: Falling Leaves

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 06:18:21 +0000

by Liz Argall read by Emily Hickson This story was originally published in Apex Magazine in May 2014. Discuss on our forums.  For a list of all Escape Pod stories, authors and narrators, visit our sortable Wikipedia page about the author… from the author’s website: Liz often writes speculative fiction and interstitial work that explore spaces between genres. […]


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