Episodes

Episode 13 – A Bit of a Giggle

This episode marks the end of the first season of Spinning Yarns and hints at what’s to come in season two. Thanks for sticking around, and enjoy!

  • 00:30 – Intro
  • 07:12 – Fiction: “The Salt Thing” by Nick Petrou
  • 15:57 – Fiction discussion
  • 25:36 – Poem: “Grandad” by Patrick McCarthy
  • 37:25 – Poem discussion
  • 42:17 – Interview: Jack Davies
  • 1:09:19 – Interview discussion, outro, and quote

WARNING: This podcast contains adult content. It is NOT, in fact, for kids.

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Episode 12 – Manuscripts Don’t Burn

  • 00:29 – Intro
  • 02:52 – Fiction: “Embryo” by Nick Petrou
  • 52:00 – Fiction discussion
  • 57:57 – Poem: “A Break From Being Myself” by Patrick McCarthy
  • 1:02:19 – Poem discussion
  • 1:10:36 – Review: The Master and Margarita
  • 1:17:50 – Outro and quote

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Episode 9 – Caterpillar-Protein Sausages

  • 00:30 – Intro
  • 02:21 – Fiction: “Brain Slug” by Nick Petrou
  • 09:19 – Fiction discussion
  • 12:18 – Poem: “The Lady with Red in Her Hair” by Patrick McCarthy
  • 13:44 – Poem discussion
  • 15:46 – Essay: Billie Holiday
  • 24:09 – Outro and a special reading

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Episode 7 – Widows & Desert Queens

  • 00:32 – Intro
  • 01:54 – Fiction: “Widow of the River” by Nick Petrou
  • 08:57 – Fiction discussion
  • 12:00 – Essay: Bernadette Bassenger
  • 17:45 – Poem: “A Lovely Old Man” by Patrick McCarthy
  • 21:30 – Poem discussion
  • 23:27 – Outro and quote

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Episode 5 – Life & Life Only

  • 00:35 – Fiction: “Mongrel” by Nick Petrou
  • 12:34 – Intro and fiction discussion
  • 16:56 – Stories We Love: Bob Dylan
  • 18:09 – ACTUAL START of Stories We Love
  • 25:20 – Poem: “The Past” by Patrick McCarthy
  • 27:29 – Poem discussion
  • 29:52 – Outro and quote

WARNING: This podcast contains adult content. It is NOT, in fact, for kids.

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