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Episode 15: Lemon by Kirsten Perry

A young painter finds inspiration, and then some, in the most unlikely of places — a strip club.

CW: alcohol consumption

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Today’s story is Lemon by Kirsten Perry

Instagram: @kirztenperry

 

This story is read by Leah Cornish

This episode was edited by Leah Cornish

 

This episode was sponsored by Tavour – for $10 off your first purchase of $25 or more, download the Tavour app and use code ‘mostqueer’

 

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Episode 14: A Sex Toy Shop for Misfits and Mutants by Margaret Reynolds

Once upon a time, there was a sex toy store that lived in a nondescript strip mall, surrounded by nail salons and amphibian pet stores. However, this is not your average sex toy store. This is a sex toy store that sells both dildos and offers a haven for queer shape shifters. A locale that promotes safe sex and employs the sassy and winged. If you’re ready to hear more about the lives of the employees who work here, explore this new documentary series titled, “A Sex Toy Shop for Misfits and Mutants.” 

 

CW: discussion of sexual topics; cursing

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Today’s story is A Sex Toy Shop by Misfits and Mutants by Margaret Reynolds

margaret-reynolds.com

Twitter: @thatmountaingay

 

This story is read by Liz Muller

 

This episode was edited by Leah Cornish

 

This episode was sponsored by Shaker and Spoon; sign up now for $20 off your first box at shakerandspoon.com/mostqueer

 

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Episode 12: Wine and Magnolias by Lela E. Buis

Halloran paranormal investigators arrive in a South Georgia town to work at a bed and breakfast. Holly’s brother and his wife are side-tracked by a seafood allergy, so Holly ends up working alone. She meets a young girl named Irina that she thinks is a college student, and they have a romantic encounter. 

CW: description of sexual acts, alcohol use

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Today’s story is Wine and Magnolias by Lela E. Buis

https://lelaebuis.wordpress.com/

Instagram and Twitter: @LelaEBuis

 

This story is read by Gwendolyn Boniface 

https://www.gwendolynboniface.com/ 

Instagram: @PerpetualDuckling

 

This episode was edited by Leah Cornish

 

This episode was sponsored by Tab for a Cause – you can join our team today by going to tabforacause.org/mostqueer.

 

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Episode 11: That’s a Night Outfit by Margaret Reynolds

El is a jaded teen who has no time for unicorns, almonds, or Ambers, but what happens when Ambers have cute dimples and tell adorably dumb dad jokes? “That’s a night outfit” is a tale of friendship bracelets, unfortunately named camping lodges, and of course, queer romance.

 

CW: use of a slur, mild drug use, descriptions of sexual acts

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Today’s story is That’s a Night Outfit by Margaret Reynolds

margaret-reynolds.com

Twitter: @thatmountaingay

 

This story is read by Kelsey Gondek 

Instagram: @kelsey.gondek

 

This episode was edited by Leah Cornish

 

This episode was sponsored by Shaker and Spoon; sign up now for $20 off your first box at shakerandspoon.com/mostqueer

 

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Episode 10: Cromartie Street by Morgan Christie

In her search for table salt, and the street she purchased it on, a young woman learns to embrace herself, her strength, her past love, and her ability to fly.  

 

CW: mention of past character death

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Today’s story is Cromartie Street by Morgan Christie

 

“Cromartie Street” first appeared in the anthology Black from the Future published by BLF Press, August 2019, and it available for purchase on Amazon and blfpress.com

 

This story is read by Vijou Bryant – a member of Sige! a collective of LGBTQIA+ Filipinos based in NY fighting for the rights, protection, and liberation of LGBTQIA+ Filipinos everywhere. 

IG: @sige.lgbtq

Facebook: @sigelgbtqia

 

This episode was edited by Leah Cornish

 

This episode is sponsored by the Book Riot podcast When in Romance

 

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Episode 7: Designated Driver by Janina Woods

When Lucy dies, she becomes Death’s designated driver for a year. Everything is much stranger than she could’ve ever imagined.

 

Content Warnings: character death; macabre imagery

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Today’s story is Designated Driver, written by Janina Woods

Twitter: @Kaori_Ino

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/series/236441-mycroft-holmes

 

This episode was edited by Leah Cornish

 

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Episode 6: Raunch Daddy by Dale Corvino

An earnest young hustler meets a Mexican novelist with a nose for pleasure and tragedy.

Content Warnings: scenes contain explicit descriptions of sex, kinks and fetishes, sex work, and cursing

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Today’s story is Raunch Daddy, written and read by Dale Corvino. 

Dalecorvino.com; @dalecorvino on Twitter

This episode was edited by Leah Cornish

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Episode 3: Gravity by Amanda Krupman

Davis does drag under the name Starla La. But lately he’s felt trapped, suffocated, by the oversized persona. On this night, after a performance, Davis/Starla meets Junkette and takes them home.

Content Warnings: alcohol & drug use, use of slurs, mention of minor character death, and age difference

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Today’s story is Gravity

Originally published by Gertrude Press https://www.gertrudepress.org/amanda-krupman.html

Written and read by Amanda Krupman Twitter: @akrupman Website: http://www.amandakrupman.com

This episode was edited by Leah Cornish

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Episode 2: Her Name Was Dana by Gel Pavone

A queer woman ruminates on her past failed relationships, hinting that she sabotaged them all.

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Today’s story is Her Name Was Dana by Gel Pavone @beefgellington on twitter

This story is read by Leah Cornish @leah617 on twitter

This episode was edited by Leah Cornish

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Episode 1: Sharing Glances by Jessica Maggio

Two food tents, both alike in dignity,

In a traveling fair, where we lay our scene…

Giuseppe’s Zeppole and Finnigan’s Family Funnel Cakes had been harboring a rivalry for as long as they’d both been traveling the same fair circuit. Unfortunately, their daughters have other plans.

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Today’s story is Sharing Glances by Jessica Maggio @jessjessdabest on Twitter

This story is read by Kelsey Gondek instagram.com/kelsey.gondek

This episode was edited by Leah Cornish

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