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StarShipSofa 689: “Just Another Date Night on the Highway Out of Town”

I got a new podcast gig! Now available for your listening pleasure: StarShipSofa 689: “Just Another Date Night on the Highway Out of Town” Author: Zandra Renwick Narrator: Alethea Kontis Performing this zany little SF was crazy amounts of fun. It’s even more amusing if you know exactly how much I don’t like pizza. 😁 This story originally appeared…

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Literally Dead

Release Date: October 1, 2022 Featuring my darkly humorous original short story “The Ghost Lake Mermaid” – for fellow fans of ghosts, mermaids…and K-dramas! 😁 The Ghost Lake Mermaid and her best friend Jinna welcome a new ghost, whose presence unravels the mysteries of Buckle Springs and the Merry Death Bridge… *As an Affiliate, I may earn on qualifying…

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Shattering the Glass Slipper

Release date: August 1, 2022 Featuring my original story “Dear Auntie Star” – An orphan girl (Star) rescues a cursed raven princess and a magic ring from an evil wizard in Egypt, then grows up to become a time traveling Agony Aunt/Fairy Godmother whose advice helps everyone but herself. Dear Someone, I have stoppered this message up inside a…

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Cast of Wonders 494: “The Day I Didn’t Get a Pet Nebula”

Now available for your listening pleasure: Cast of Wonders 494: The Day I Didn’t Get a Pet Nebula Author : Effie Seiberg Narrator : Alethea Kontis Host : Amy Brennan On the day I turned nine, I didn’t get a pet nebula. I’d really really wanted one, just like the one Shelly had. And I’d been talking about it…

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PodCastle 734: “An Incomplete Account of the Case of the Bird-Talker of Yaros”

Now available for your listening pleasure: PodCastle 734: An Incomplete Account of the Case of the Bird-Talker of Yaros Author : Eleanna Castroianni Narrator : Alethea Kontis Host : Matt Dovey PANAYOTIS M., interviewed by Eleni Haji, November 1975 When I first saw her, she was covered in wings. Sea birds flocked to her as if she was honey…

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Chris & Alethea Look Back at Storm Chasing 2021!

Alethea Kontis and Chris Kridler talk about their storm-chasing adventures, humorous moments and the wild and wonderful storms they captured in Tornado Alley during the 2021 season. • Please hit that subscribe button for Chris – and subscribe to Princess Alethea’s channel too! https://www.youtube.com/c/AletheaKontis • Want to donate to Princess Alethea’s storm chasing gas fund? https://gofund.me/91f2ced0 • Learn more…

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Doodlebugs Alethea & Tempest on Fast Forward!

Since my Oodles of Doodles is coming out on THE EXACT SAME DAY as Tempest’s Ruby Finley vs. the Interstellar Invasion, we started talking about doing a book tour together and calling ourselves the Doodlebugs! Not sure if such a thing can or will happen…but the fabulous Mike Zipser invited us to chat with him on Fast Forward anyway!…

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Castle of Horror LOVE GONE WRONG Launch Party!

Join the authors of the new Castle of Horror Anthology: Love Gone Wrong in a discussion of this new collection! The Castle of Horror authors are back with a brand-new collection of stories intended to curdle the blood and freeze the heart! This time the theme is love– family love, romantic love, dedicated love, obsessive love, but what they…

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CatsCast 1: “The Cat Lady and the Petitioner”

Escape Artists launched their new monthly CatsCast podcast, and I had the honor of narrating the very first episode! Now available for your listening pleasure: CastCast Episode 1: “The Cat Lady and the Petitioner” Author: Jennifer Hudak; Narrator: Alethea Kontis; Host: Laura Pearlman Laurie watches the cat lady march across the street. Her training tells her that she should…

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Oz or Bust Storm Witch Merch

Grab your very own STORM WITCH shirt (& other merch) and show it off it in support of Alethea’s stormchasing adventures in May! Remember to Subscribe to her YouTube, and follow Alethea & Chris on Instagram! Choose Your Favorite Shop! Amazon Redbubble Bonfire Society 6 Threadless TeePublic *As an Associate I may earn on qualifying purchases Tweet

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