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December 18, 2019 @ 6:00 am

Episode 50: Extravaganza (Agony Aunt Special)

On this week's episode, we're playing Agony Aunt to fictional characters! What sort of problems have we been presented with this week, and how many times can we suggest "threesomes" as an answer?


What We’re Into Lately

Chilling Effect by Valerie Valdes

The Descent of Monsters by J.Y. Yang

The Untamed

“i blinked (and there you were)” by Della19

Waves by IncompleteSentanc

 the lone traveller, standing strong by bubblewrapstargirl 

before you by theformerone

Docile by K.M. Szpara

Captive Prince fic

Other Stuff We Mentioned

Mass Effect (game series)

Kung Fu Hustle (2004)


The Princess Bride

Anne McCaffrey

For Next Time 

In the Vanisher's Palace by Aliette de Bodard



The transcript for this episode is available here. Blow some kisses to ur local scribes!

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December 4, 2019 @ 6:00 am

Episode 49: And I Shall Sit Here Consumed With Lust for the Rest of the Evening

On this week's episode we're discussing another of our favorite tropes of all time: enemies-to-lovers! The tentpoles are Captive Prince by C.S. Pacat (specifically the second book, Prince's Gambit), the 1995 miniseries adaptation of Pride and Prejudice, and the fanfic Lumos by birdsofshore.


What We’re Into Lately

The Halloween Tree by Ray Bradbury

Call Me By Your Name by André Aciman

Transformers fanfic by astolat

One Strange Rock

The Purge (TV series)

Wu Tang: An American Saga


Docile by K.M. Szpara

The King’s Avatar



Other Stuff We Mentioned

Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Sword Art Online


Vorkosigan Saga 

“Rest in FUCKING PIECES, Mr. Darcy”

The Lizzie Bennet Diaries

Pride & Prejudice (2005) (Kiera Knightley version)

Harry Potter series

Gideon the Ninth

Glinda/Elphaba from Wicked

Eclipse fanfic

Mr. & Mrs. Smith 


K.A. Doore’s The Perfect Assassin

Once Upon a Time

The Bachelor

Episode 44 of Be the Serpent

Black Sails



For Next Time

Nothing! It's the Episode 50 Extravaganza!



The transcript of this episode is available here. Big smooches to our wonderful scribes!

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