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We're reading the Wheel of Time series of fantasy novels by Robert Jordan!

We read about 5 chapters every episode, and we recap the events of the story, so you don't have to read along unless you want to.

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Nov 15, 2019

Mat is in Ebou Dar. He spends a day gambling, chasing women (figuratively and literally), killing "robbers", trying to avoid having sex with the Queen. The usual stuff.

Your hosts are Jeff Lake (@jeff_lake), Micah Sparkman, and Alice Sullivan (@alicemsullivan).

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Nov 8, 2019

Egwene has to face some of the realities of leading an army to war, with the help of Gareth Bryne (who is awesome). Then a conspicuously missing person returns, while Nynaeve and Elayne meet with the Sea Folk and find themselves out of their depth.

Your hosts are Jeff Lake (@jeff_lake), Micah Sparkman, and Alice...


Nov 1, 2019

Egwene spends a busy day being the Amyrlin Seat. It turns out that it's a lot of work. Factional strife, blackmailers, dwindling resources... It's a wonder she finds time to worry about the terrifying Forsaken with a grudge against her.

Your hosts are Jeff Lake (@jeff_lake), Micah Sparkman, and Alice Sullivan (


Oct 25, 2019

Rand faces down the usurper Colavaere. He decides to do something even worse than executing her: he makes her get a job. Then Egwene grapples with her new set of problems. Moghedien is on the loose, none of the Aes Sedai respect her authority, and Gawyn's dream self keeps making sweet love to her.

Your hosts are Jeff...


Oct 18, 2019

Perrin accompanies Rand on his return to Cairhien. The threat of violence looms as Rand learns what has been happening in the city since his captivity. Everyone in the palace is about to play a game of "who can shift their allegiance (again) the fastest?"

Your hosts are Jeff Lake (@jeff_lake), Micah Sparkman, and Alice...