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Gallery of Curiosities

a fiction podcast of weird, curious, and horrible stories

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kevinfrostwriter

Reluctant writer and off-grid enthusiast. Known to be a decent editor. Hermit. Harumble!

Ep. 41 – Urban Drift by Andrew Knighton

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Tonight, it’s an art theft in a city unlike any you’ve ever been to. Vic Mullin narrates.

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Ep. 40 – Mechanical by Liam Hogan

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Tonight, a young chess whiz is recruited to play a most curious role.  This story  was previously published by WItty Bard Publishing, in a Steampunk anthology, “Of Airships and Automatons”. 

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Ep. 39 – A Red One Cannot See by Barbara A. Barnett & The Swineherd by Diego Reymondez

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Tonight, it’s a fabulous furry double feature.

Wait! Come back! It’s not what you think!

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Ep. 38 – The Recondite Riddle of the Rose Rogue by Dawn Vogel

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Tonight, clever urchins solve a mystery in a greenhouse that is growing the most curious of flowers. With driving season is just around the corner, we’d thought it was time to publish some stories you can save for the next family roadtrip.

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Ep. 37 – Hypatia and her Sisters by Amy Griswold

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Tonight, a steampunk tale of a scheming inventress and the mechanicals she made. This story was first published in the DAUGHTERS OF FRANKENSTEIN: LESBIAN MAD SCIENTISTS anthology in July 2015.

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Rejectomancy Revealed

A bit of insight for practitioners of rejectomancy, not from the content of your rejection letter, but by how long it took you to get it.

Since this was our first year reading, we compiled our thoughts at the end of it to try and find patterns and meaning. We strived to make a decision on each submission within 30 days, so here is how our idealized rejection timeline worked, in descending order of frequency:

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The State of Short Fiction on Coode Street

Had to pop in and post a link to a most excellent episode of the Coode Street Podcast, featuring a panel discussion with editors from Fantasy & Science Fiction, Asimov’s, Clarkesworld, and Tor.com. That’s a heavy line up! Lots of good info on where the market has been, where it’s going, and how it is changing. Take a listen.

http://www.jonathanstrahan.com.au/wp/2017/03/19/episode-302-the-state-of-short-fiction/

Ep. 36 – P∃T Shop by Gary Buller

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There exist strange things in the word… or is it just our own wistfulness? Tonight we visit a pet shop with a collection that rivals our own curious gallery.  Vic Mullin narrates.

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Ep. 35 – Wreck on the Highway by Jake Walters & River and Sea by Nathan Susnik

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Osgoode is pleased to report that he has survived 2016 and celebrates with two new stories to close out the old year and start anew.

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