Category: Podcast Reviews

This Week in Podcasts: 3/17/19 – 3/23/19

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...

“A World Where” Gives Sci-Fi Chills Close to This World Here

The thing about the future is that we're closer to it, always, than we seem--that we are, always, entering the future as each moment passes. Anthology audio fiction series A World Where takes this concept and uses it as a lens to see a speculative fiction future, set just outside of the scope of where we are ...

“Death by Dying” an Absurd and Hilarious Look at the Morbid

Death isn't unfamiliar in the world of audio fiction. Between dramatic podcasts like Wolf 359 that are ready to kill off any character to the comedic Wooden Overcoats, a podcast about funeral home directors, there's macabre aplenty in the medium. Still, Death by Dying brings something new to the concept with a streak of absurdism and an unflinching ...

This Week in Podcasts: 2/24/19 – 3/1/19

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...

A white clock on a black background. The hour labels are only marked with lines, not numbers. The clock has three black arms showing minute, hour, and seconds, but a fourth red arm is blurred as if to show rapid, wild motion around from the 12:00 to the 4:00 places.

Let’s Go Back: An “ars PARADOXICA” Relisten Series

Every Tuesday and Thursday, I'm relistening to "ars PARADOXICA" and recapping each episode. Start here, or go check the Relistens tab!

This Week in Podcasts: 2/17/19 – 2/23/19

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of mini-reviews of all of the podcasts I’ve listened to in a week. If you see any podcasts that you feel are missing from my list, there’s a good chance I haven’t listened to the show yet! You can see my current list of podcast subscriptions here. ...

First Impressions: Hartlife NFP’s “Unwell” Delivers on Midwestern Gothic

The American Gothic is a genre that's crept its way into audio fiction since the medium's American resurgence in about 2012, 2013. With works of audio fiction like Palimpsest, Alice Isn't Dead, Rose Drive, and Limetown, we've heard American Gothic depicted in many different fashions. Today, Unwell joins their ranks, but with one specific distinction: Unwell is a direct response to ...