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Spirits

Feb 28, 2024

The gods (and astrophysicist-folklorist Dr. McTier) are back to channel divine inspiration for YOUR questions. We cover it all, from jobs to housekeeping to dealing with sibling estrangement. 

 

Content Warning: This episode contains conversations about or mentions of misogyny, birth, family estrangement,...


Feb 21, 2024

We’re a mythology podcast, so why are we talking to historian Fayge Horesh about a historical figure? Well, first off she’s not real. But secondly? She’s such a cool example of a hoax becoming a myth!

 

Content Warning: This episode contains conversations about or mentions of pregnancy, misogyny, anti...


Feb 14, 2024

Welcome back to our Ancient Egyptian series, where we’re starting our deity focused episodes with Ra - the sun, the creator, the god king himself. We talk underworld outfit choices, god-aging, and a slamming Poetry Corner.

 

Content Warning: This episode contains conversations about or mentions of colonialism,...


Feb 7, 2024

Haunted architecture, haunted museums, haunted bosses? Man, everything’s haunted nowadays. Guess it’s time to quit your job, listen to this new episode of Spirits, and consider becoming a ghost hunter for your new profession.

 

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Jan 31, 2024

The Chinese New Year is nearly upon us, and it’s the Year of the Dragon! But where do the animals of the zodiac come from? And are there legends surrounding the celebrations? You bet there are!

 

Content Warning: This episode contains conversations about or mentions of child endangerment, birth, pregnancy, animal...