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The most entertaining and enraging stories from mythology told casually, contemporarily, and (let's be honest) sarcastically. Greek and Roman gods did some pretty weird (and awful) things. Liv focuses on Greek and Roman mythology's (mis)treatment of women, the wild things the gods did, and the all around incredible minds of the ancient world. Gods, goddesses, heroes, monsters, and everything in between. Regular episodes every Tuesday, conversations with authors and scholars or readings of an ...
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A unique view of mythology ... Imagine: Ancient Greek gods in the modern world ... Were the Greek gods no more than myths? Modern scholars say so. What if they're wrong? ... Join best selling author and mythologist Patrick Garner as he explores the Greek gods — Zeus, Apollo, Artemis, Aphrodite, Athena, Poseidon, Ares and many others — and offers rare insights into who these divine beings were — and uniquely, what became of them! Heard in more than 188 countries, Garner's Greek Mythology is n ...
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Myths and Legends

Jason Weiser, Carissa Weiser, Nextpod

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Jason Weiser and Carissa Weiser tell stories from myths, legends, and folklore that have shaped cultures throughout history. Some, like the stories of Aladdin, King Arthur, and Hercules are stories you think you know, but with surprising origins. Others are stories you might not have heard, but really should. All the stories are sourced from world folklore, but retold for modern ears. These are stories of wizards, knights, Vikings, dragons, princesses, and kings from the time when the world ...
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Hi, Welcome to Soothing Pod Sleep Story for Grown Ups, dedicated to help you rest and sleep better 😴 With various bedtime stories from Romantic, Greek Mythology, Space Voyage, Educational, History, Classic Books and Popular Fairytale, Soothing Pod is a place where you can simply relax to prepare your mind for a good night's sleep. We are so proud to showcase the hard work of Soothing Pod's compassionate and creative team from script writers, composers, narrators, animator, editor and content ...
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A coming-of-age, slice of life, audio fiction comedy with a difference. Our ageing heroine shares senior moments, family relationships and adventures—entertaining and a wee bit provocative. In Season 6 some ancient Greek deities choose her to 'save the planet' - if she only knew what her superpower was. Written, performed and produced by Aussie-born, Liverpool-based actress, singer-songwriter and performance poet Flloyd Kennedy with guest performers on 3 continents. ★★★★★ "This is delightful ...
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Welcome to Monster Donut! A chronological deep dive into the Percy Jackson series and all of its following spin-offs. Hosted by Phoebe, who professionally analyzes creative work as a dramaturg & story consultant, & Emily, a writer & classicist with a degree in Greek & Latin. Every two weeks, Phoebe & Emily (along with some occasional special guests) will analyze every book, short story, and odd narrative blog post in the order in which they occur within the PJO/HOO/TOA timeline. While they c ...
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Due to some tensions between the gods, Zeus appoints the wise centaur, Pholus, as the gods' personal therapist. What is therapy? Follow Pholus as he figures this out while conducting sessions for familiar Greek figures. Should be easy, right?
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Tales of the Night Sky

Bibi Jacob, Geoff Chong

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Original audio drama with spectacular soundscapes, based on the Greco-Roman myths behind the constellations. Written and directed by Bibi Jacob, these moving and sometimes humorous tales, brim with tragedy, injustice, and violence.
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Janell Rhiannon draws inspiration from the rich tapestry of Greek mythology and history to craft her adult mythology series, The Homeric Chronicles. She shares her indepth research in every episode of the Greek Mythology Retold Podcast. Discover the delightful surprises that breathe fresh life into both well-known and obscure figures of the Trojan War era. Join Janell Rhiannon on a transformative odyssey, where the echoes of ancient Greek history harmonize with the enchantment of Greek myth.
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Oh, Muses! Hear our podcast and allow us to recall some of the greatest stories ever told. Stories of gods and goddesses, monsters, and heroes! Enjoy this kid-friendly retelling of classic ancient Greek myths for the whole family. We have two seasons a year, one starting in April and one starting in October! If you want to listen to Greeking Out early and ad free, you can do that on Wondery+! ---- Parents, Greeking Out book #2 is coming out in Sept 2024! Preorder here: https://bit.ly/grkoutbk2
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Hi! This is Nilay. I just wanted to do something to spend my time and I came up with this. I love these greek stories so here I am reciting my favorite stories which I have read. The versions which I will tell make the most sense to me but there will be thousands of other versions. The first few episodes will be regarding the greek gods and later on I will cover some of my favourite Greek Heroes stories. So this is Nilay and I love this stuff
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Civilisations across the world are full of fascinating myths and legends. Join me, your host and storyteller, Shinjan, to listen to these ancient and wonderous tales from all over the world. If you want to explore myths and legends from the Greek, Roman, Norse and other ancient civilisations, then you are at the right place. To support the podcast and show your appreciation, buy mea coffee (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/shinjanb)
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Reedkeeper's Journey is a serial podcast written and read by Mark Diaz. Set in the 1980s the story follows several teenagers who are transported to a land where mankind is a myth. As they search for a way home, the young adults navigate a world full of mythical creatures and pitfalls while battling the demons of their past.
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Rediscover the myths of the ancient Greeks through the plants and landscapes that shaped them. Meet the wildflowers, herbs, and trees of the Mediterranean and discover the ancient Greek myths that honor them. Wander ancient Greek temples, groves, and wild sanctuaries that have been celebrated for thousands of years. And come to understand Greek myth and culture not just as stories created by humans, but as traditions growing from the landscape itself: rooted in Mediterranean soil and nourish ...
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Welcome, ladies and gentlemen, to Hephaestus Radio, the only Percy Jackson podcast on the internet very possibly. Join Jose "Joe" Cuevas and Ethan Daniels as they discuss the worlds of Jackson, Grace, Kane and more.
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Overly Sarcastic Podcast

Overly Sarcastic Productions

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Red and Blue of Overly Sarcastic Productions keep the learnin' rollin' with a biweekly after show! Join the OSP crew as we chat about all the anecdotes, corrections, and fan questions that didn't make the regular content (and probably get swept way off topic along the way!) So yeah...let's do some (more) history?
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Hercules vs. The Podcast

Wise Man Mike & James The Fool

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From atop Mount Olympus, Wise Man Mike spins grand tales of mythology — be it Greek, Norse, or beyond — to poor James The Fool. Cower in fear as bolts of lightning fly from the heavens and strike you firmly in your ear holes! For here there be MONSTERS, GODS, AND HEROES!
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A dive into historical topics from an elevated perspective. New episodes will be out every Wednesday. Find us on our socials:@Historicallyhi on Twitter @historicallyhighpod on Instagram. Don't forget to like, rate, subscribe, and let your friends know what they are missing.
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Captivating Storytelling about Mythology, History, and Folklore! Embark on a mystical voyage with Mythical Arcana! You'll be transported to the mythical realms of ancient gods, heroic warriors, and legendary creatures. Immerse yourself in captivating stories of creation and destruction, love and betrayal, as we explore the rich tapestry of human imagination. Discover the untold secrets of forgotten civilizations, unravel the enigmatic threads of folklore, and delve into the depths of histori ...
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KZOM Radio’s “Know Your Legends" series is all about the study and re-familiarization of Crytids, Mythologies, Government Conspiracies, Creatures of Legend, Ancient Gods, and anything else that comes up.
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A spiritual paranormal/supernatural interview show where we explore all the weird aspects of life that can’t be explained. Each episode features a guest who is an experiencer, who works in the paranormal field, or is an expert on a topic considered odd and unusual. This show is all about the guests, so come tell your story.
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Feeling lonely in your 20’s is to be expected... but, Madeline Argy feels it’s better to be alone, together. From her bed, car or wherever she’s alone that week, Madeline explores the unspoken conversations we all have with ourselves, but are too afraid to speak out loud. She discusses a wide range of topics, including navigating anxiety, imposter syndrome, the intricacies of sexuality and mental health, as well as the complexities of relationships, boundaries, break-ups, and friendships. As ...
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The one stop spot for your mythical needs. This world has so many stories and tales to offer from mythology, urban legends and folklore. I'm talking Greek to Norse Mythology, kuchisake-onna to the Goatman, and La llorona to Baba yaga. If you got any of those references then this is definitely the place for you, and if you didn't, stick around to one day learn about them. Each week join in to hear interesting tales and topics that won't disappoint, from a fellow lover of stories.
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Find Your Gods is a celebration of the ancient myths and an exploration of their resonance in our modern world. In each episode, we take a look at a story from mythology and explore the underlying themes and ideas. The gods are still among us. You just have to look for them.
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Step into a world where magic weaves through the fabric of everyday life with Magickal Short Stories. Each episode of this enchanting podcast brings you a unique, spellbinding tale of magic and mystery. From ancient witchcraft to contemporary urban enchantments, Magickal Short Stories explores the limitless realms of the imagination through the art of storytelling. Join us as we delve into stories of mystical adventures, magical creatures, and spells that change the course of destiny. Perfec ...
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A primarily interview-based podcast grounded in the board game hobby. By exploring the connections between board games and other mediums, Intertextual Cardboard Experience is looking to tap into some links that may not have been considered much previously. Through interesting guests, audience feedback, and general revision, there is an experiential element of this channel to grow and change in unique ways. By keeping the door open to various forms of entertainment, the myriad of possibilitie ...
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The Oracle's Secret Welcome to **Magickal Short Stories**, where enchanting tales come to life, perfect for bedtime. In this episode, dive into "The Oracle's Secret," an epic Greek mythology adventure that will captivate the imaginations of kids and adults alike. Join Phoebe, a clever and curious young girl, as she discovers an ancient scroll and m…
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Some of Michaela's favourite moments from the last couple years of the podcast, because it's our seven year anniversary! CW/TW: this compilation features episodes on Seneca's Thyestes (major gore etc.) and one on Ovid's "Nice Guys" (major misogyny), and as always... far too many Greek myths involve assault. Given it's fiction, and typically involve…
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Embark on a serene journey through Ancient Greek mythology and let the story of Dionysus, the god of wine and pleasure, lull you into a state of relaxation, gently guiding you to fall asleep. 🔥 Download and install our FREE app http://bit.ly/SoothingPod Support the Show.By SoothingPod
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What happens when Eros, the mischievous son of the goddess Aphrodite, sees Psyche, the most beautiful woman in the world? Star-crossed love, of course! Travel in our time machine back to ancient Greece and follow the timeless story of these two lovers. If you love this podcast, you'll also enjoy Garner's audible novel about the gods, Homo Divinitas…
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Join Reggie Kimble and special guest Dwight Newton as they dive into the world of boutique cigars. Discover the story behind Mount Olympis Cigars and Dwight's journey from military service to cigar entrepreneurship. - How Dwight Newton started Mount Olympus Cigars - The inspiration behind the cigar names and flavors - Dwight's transition from milit…
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That's right listeners, it's that special time once again, Kevin and Jason from KJ&A Podcast are back to take on another amazing bracket. This time around their going head to head over the Greek Mythology Movies Bracket in a spectacular event. Come join as they decide which movies from the last 80 years take home the silver and gold. KJ&A Podcast: …
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Welcome to Magickal Short Stories, where enchanting tales come to life, perfect for bedtime. In this episode, immerse yourself in "The Mystery of Odin’s Raven," a thrilling Norse mythology adventure that will captivate the imaginations of kids and adults alike. Join Astrid, a clever and curious young girl, as she discovers Odin's enchanted raven br…
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Helen has received a note from Jennifer, her neighbour who lives in the flat across the corridor with her husband Harry, and her 103 year old grandmother Nana Madeleine. Helen and Madeleine have always enjoyed sharing their thoughts on life, death, mortality and immortality without fear or favour. And this time is no exception, although with a heig…
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The Enigma of Hermes’ Winged Sandals Welcome to **Magickal Short Stories**, where enchanting tales come to life, perfect for bedtime. In this episode, dive into "The Enigma of Hermes’ Winged Sandals," a captivating Greek mythology adventure that will spark the imaginations of kids and adults alike. Join Nikos, a swift and adventurous young boy, as …
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The Quest of Loki's Amulet Welcome to **Magickal Short Stories**, where enchanting tales come to life, perfect for bedtime. In this episode, dive into "The Quest of Loki's Amulet," a captivating Norse mythology adventure that will spark the imaginations of kids and adults alike. Join Leif, a clever and curious young boy, as he discovers an enchante…
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Welcome to Magickal Short Stories, where enchanting tales come to life, perfect for bedtime. In this episode, dive into "The Trials of Persephone's Garden," a captivating Greek mythology adventure that will spark the imaginations of kids and adults alike. Join Calliope, a nature-loving young girl, as she discovers a hidden grove and meets Persephon…
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Welcome to Magickal Short Stories, where enchanting tales come to life, perfect for bedtime. In this episode, dive into "The Legend of Thor’s Hammer," a captivating Norse mythology retelling that will spark the imaginations of kids and adults alike. Join Bjorn, a brave young boy, as he discovers the mighty Mjölnir and meets Thor, the god of thunder…
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“He’s just Father from Codename: Kids Next Door!” Darien (she/her) and DJ (he/him) present the perfect episode for a mid-summer heatwave: Muspelheim, land of lava and fire. Other topics include the narrative choice to not include the book one villain in book three, origins of the universe, another examination into why stating that “Snorri made it u…
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A story from "One Thousand and One Nights" about three wondrous gifts: a clock, a security system, and a fake horse that can fly. Bet you can't guess which one wins the prize at the king's big science and geometry fair. The creature is the Tangie! It'll be your friend, but only if you want to do crime. -- Sponsors: BetterHelp: Myths and Legends is …
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Disney...a name that can stir emotions, excite the senses, and bring memories flooding back from anyones childhood. Walter Elias Disney was a man from humble beginnings who, through his love for animation, storytelling, and sheer determination, created an entertainment empire that spans the globe. Mickey Mouse is one of the most recognizable symbol…
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This week, Mike from The Newest Olympian joins us to commit literary analysis on Chris Columbus' 2010 hit film, The Lightning Thief. Discussion topics may include: the hero's journey, Persephone's lovers, isolation, what happened to Uncle Ferdinand, the Great Recession, retellings, deleted scenes, modern warfare, the Destiel handprint, and the retu…
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Liv revisits the third episode of the podcast, the many crimes of Zeus, this time breaking down what's hidden behind the wild stories of a predatory god. Help keep LTAMB going by subscribing to Liv's Patreon for bonus content! Submit to this year's summer/anniversary Q&A! CW/TW: far too many Greek myths involve assault. Given it's fiction, and typi…
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Daniel Newman, board game designer and New Mill Industries owner, joins the show today to talk about a bunch of really fun topics. The conversation includes, but is not limited to, New Mill, trick-taking games, punk rock, and how one could make impromptu card stands. With a focus on making different designs more readily available and finding work t…
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Welcome back to another amazing interview and yes this is another threesome episode as I am being joined by AJ Oxley and Lynn Tincher of Weirdos in the Wild podcast. As you know when paranormal podcasters get together nothing but madness ensues and this interview was no damn different(Thank God). Come join us as we talk about everything from a para…
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Like all siblings, Apollo and Artemis, the twins, have their fair share of arguments. Their disagreements usually start with things like, "Who's the better archer?" or "Why'd you trick me into killing my friend?" Just your typical sibling teasing, really. This program was directed and executive produced by Emma Paquette. Text copyright 2024 by Emma…
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Liv reads Book 9 and part of Book 10 of the Fall of Troy, translated by AS Way. With Neoptolemus on their side the Greeks defeat Troy's hero Eurypylus and the Trojans put up their last stand. Help keep LTAMB going by subscribing to Liv's Patreon for bonus content! This is not a standard narrative story episode, it's a reading of an ancient source, …
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Season 10 kicks off with lots of new beginnings. I'm so happy to be part of the Fable & Folly network, such an honour to be in the company of all the best audio fiction on the airwaves. Here in Am I Old Yet?'s world, it's Helen's 80th birthday, and her friends and family step up to help her to celebrate. Including Hera, Queen of the Greek Gods, and…
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Join us for an insightful "Fireside Chat" with Reggie, Ms. Novelty, and Maduro Aficionado as they delve into the intricacies of the cigar industry. From personal stories to industry challenges, this episode offers a deep dive into the world of cigars. - Ms. Novelty's role in aiding women through her non profit agency. - The future of the cigar indu…
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Welcome to Magickal Short Stories, where enchanting tales come to life, perfect for bedtime. In this episode, dive into "The Journey of Athena's Shield," a captivating Greek mythology retelling that will spark the imaginations of kids and adults alike. Join Alexios, a curious and brave young boy, as he discovers an ancient shield and meets Athena, …
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Forgettable islands, iconic trains, and more in this episode of the OSPod! Indigo moved and became wealthy, Blue wrote a (very successful) book, and Red can predict the plot of any train movie! Also, which princess would you want the powers (and curses) of? Our podcast, like our videos, sometimes touches on the violence, assaults, and murders your …
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That's right it's time to hear from your favorite strangers from around the globe and Scott picked the topic for this one, so yeah it gets interesting. In this episode we talk about well drugs and psychedelics in general but we focus on LSD especially and the government conspiracies around it. So come join in and enjoy the trip! Uncensored, Untamed…
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Three stories from Denmark about learning from your mistakes. Or not learning, and donating six full bags of gold to the local thieves. The creature is the swamfisk. It's horrible, horrible smell is a personal choice. Dwarves fighting cranes in Greenland: https://myths.link/376 Dustache dustpan: https://myths.link/dustache --- Sponsors: GhostBed: R…
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After ol Robert Bruce takes a dirt nap, Scottish Independence is threatened before his body's even cold. The English wolves are at the door yet again. We'll fine out what happens when all of that Scottish/English martial mingling results in the King of Scotland being the next closest relative when the Monarch of England dies? Who was Mary, Queen of…
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Liv shares an episode of Ancient History Fangirl, Genn and Jenny have a story to share... That time Heracles, the strong man, son of Zeus and noted impenetrable penetrator, lived as a woman. Yes, you read that right. And not only did he live as a woman, he was the submissive to a powerful female dom who took up his lionskin and club as symbols of h…
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