Friday, September 2, 2011

The Dark Wife Part I: Before

Persephone's life in her mother Demeter's forest is idyllic, until she learns that there are some things even a goddess has no power over.

Today's story is a sample chapter from The Dark Wife, by Sarah Diemer. Click HERE to listen online.
The Dark Wife is a Young Adult, lesbian revisionist retelling of the myth of Hades and Persephone.

The Story is read by Veronica Giguere. Veronica is a Parsec Award Finalist podcaster and voice actress best known for The Secret World Chronicle and The Ballad of Iron Percy.

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Veronica's book pick is A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L'Engle

Music provided under a Creative Commons License by Kevin MacLeod of

Next week: Part II of The Dark Wife, and an interview with author Sarah Diemer!

1 comment:

  1. Veronia's voice, personality and tone were exquisite--she portrayed such a moving Persephone. I am so happy this exists, I can't convey it...thank you so, so much, both Hugh and Veronica, for making my story come to life! :) <3