Listen In: In Floating Fields

Susan DeFAudio StoriesLeave a Comment The latest story I’ve released to my Patreon subscribers is a retelling of a Russian fairytale I loved as a child, Vasalisa the Brave. Though it’s the heroine whose name appears in the title of the tale, it was always the witch I found fascinating. Baba Yaga lives in a house that stands on a chicken’s legs, and she … Read More

Listen In: Dream Studies

Susan DeFAudio StoriesLeave a Comment

[soundcloud url=”″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] Today I’m pleased to share the title story from my new work in progress, Dream Studies–twelve speculative tales that intersect with issues related to race, class, gender, and the environment. This story–like my novel, Hot Season–is set in Prescott, Arizona, and it revolves around a persistent local myth, of a network of tunnels … Read More