LJ Donnell is a writer and a novelist, and spends what free time she has getting into mischief with her friends and wily husband. You can find her on twitter and facebook.
April 24th, 2020 | Season 3 | 19 mins 3 secs
danish, european, magic, queen
A story which reflects the cold truths about growing up and falling in love.
February 15th, 2020 | 3 mins 42 secs
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Come listen to a preview of our special Patreon Exclusive series, The Gilded Boot.
Folklore characters start their own podcast and take a look at what it really means to be a living piece of modern fiction.
January 25th, 2020 | Season 3 | 19 mins 6 secs
adventure, book, europe, fable, spain
A story about "the terrible and undreamt of adventures of a would-be knight errant and his errors on his errands."
November 27th, 2019 | Season 3 | 19 mins 58 secs
animals, comedy, monsters, season 3
A story about a cat in a hat, and boots, whose idea of fun that was funny was saying and doing whatever was needed to make his master’s fortune.
October 19th, 2019 | Season 3 | 31 mins 8 secs
europe, france, magic, romance, season 3
A french story about a beautiful girl falling in love with a cursed prince, and helping uncover the beast in both of them.
September 29th, 2018 | Season 2 | 20 mins 9 secs
anansi, artifact, bonus, comedy, coyote, magic, original, season 2
Summary: Hi! I'm Coyote and I'm... Gonna step in for a second to talk about what happened. You see, I was trying to come talk to my friend Anansi when... well then after that you see... then... oh! A radio! When I turned it on... Oh... yeah I probably shouldn't have done that.
May 12th, 2018 | Season 2 | 6 mins 27 secs
europe, germany, season 2
A story about a traveling troublemaker who, kneading money, bought a breadmaker’s ire with some half-baked shenanigans.
December 27th, 2017 | Season 2 | 5 mins 14 secs
africa, comedy, gods, orisha, season 2, yoruba
A story about how Orunmila helped a mother protect her son from Iku, the incarnation of death.
October 22nd, 2017 | Season 2 | 10 mins 28 secs
animals, caddo, coyote, native american, north america, season 2
A story about how Coyote, despite dogged determination, was left lupining for his friends gifts.
July 19th, 2017 | Season 2 | 3 mins 46 secs
africa, akan, anansi, animal, gods, season 2
Culture: Akan. Based on a story by: Farida Salifu. Summary: A story about a spider whose eyes are too big for his stomach and his legs.
April 18th, 2017 | Season 2 | 12 mins 48 secs
gods, oceania, polynesia, season 2
Culture: Polynesian. Based on a story by: W.D. Westervelt. Summary: A story of when Maui unlocked the underworld’s door to the heavens, he thought he was doing a great good for his people. But when the sun, a thoughtless creature of heat and light, brings calamity to his people, Maui finds his work is far from finished.
February 5th, 2017 | Season 2 | 8 mins 17 secs
europe, gods, greece, season 2
Culture: Greek. Based on a story by: Ovid. Summary: A story about the troubles caused by a slighted goddess who uses a golden apple to avenge herself when she was kept out of a feast.
September 23rd, 2016 | Season 1 | 5 mins 30 secs
europe, germany, season 1
Culture: Germany. Based on a story by: Brothers Grimm. Summary: A silly story about a very fortunate peasant.
September 23rd, 2016 | Season 1 | 10 mins 21 secs
asia, middle east, season 1
Culture: Middle East. Based on a Story by: Sir Richard Burton. Summary: A story about a poor man who finds himself in an unexpected turn of fortune.
September 23rd, 2016 | Season 1 | 14 mins 57 secs
magic, monsters, native american, north america, season 1
Culture: North American Native American. Based on a Story by: Margaret Compton. Summary: A story about how a young boy’s kindness helps him to overcome adversity.
September 23rd, 2016 | Season 1 | 12 mins 2 secs
africa, animals, season 1, swahili
Culture: Swahili. Based on a story by: Andrew Lang. Summary: A story about a boy’s misadventures with the King of the Snakes.