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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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Jan 29, 2021

Elayne meets with her supporters for the throne of Andor, and they're very young, even compared to her. Then we check in with various darkfriend and darkfriend-adjacent schemers in Caemlyn.

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

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Jan 22, 2021

Elayne engages in the business of ruling Andor while also trying to become its ruler. She also takes a really nice bath.

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

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Music: Treasures of Ancient Dungeon by Alexandr Zhelanov, licensed under CC-BY...


Jan 15, 2021

Perrin's army finds the captors of Faile, and it turns out it's a whole city of Aiel. He can't execute his usual kill-them-all plan, so he'll have to rely on his unreliable allies, including the sex pest Berelain and the madman Masema.

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


Jan 8, 2021

Mat and his companions hide from the Seanchan in the circus (both literal and figurative). He has to juggle aggressive sea captains, Aes Sedai fugitives, innocent performers, and his future wife.

Note: the audio quality is sub-par in this episode. The person responsible has been sacked.

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Jan 1, 2021

We start in on Crossroads of Twilight! The prologue is the now-standard revue of incidental characters, plotting and scheming around the world. Ituralde, Valda, Samitsu, Yukiri... We may not know who they are, but now we know what they're up to.

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