Episode 52: Mecha-Shrew

Episode 52: Mecha-Shrew

By Jarod K. Anderson

Rumor has it the mecha-shrew is extinct, but not all rumors are trustworthy.


Thanks to Emily Benson for this episode’s hidden lore poem, “On the Question of the Happiness of Clams.”

Emily Benson lives in Western New York with her husband and two sons. Previous publications include Deep Wild Journal, Gastropoda, Literary Mama, Moist Poetry Journal, Paddler Press, and The Dillydoun Review. Her work can be found at www.emilybensonpoet.com.


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Thanks to Adam Hurt for the use of his song Garfield’s Blackberry Blossom from his album Insight. For more information on Adam’s music, performances, and teaching, visit adamhurt.com.


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