Literary Lushes
Literary Lushes - Episode 37: Ready Player Two

Literary Lushes - Episode 37: Ready Player Two

January 21, 2021

The Lushes previously discussed "Ready Player One."  Everyone thought that Halliday was done.  Ernest Cline paid his dues.  Tune in for a discussion on "Ready Player Two"!

Literary Lushes - Episode 36: Stardust

Literary Lushes - Episode 36: Stardust

January 7, 2021

The Lushes ring in 2021 with "Stardust" by Neil Gaiman, because nothing says "new year, new me" like an adventure off of the beaten path (or, in this instance, on the other side of The Wall).  

Literary Lushes - Episode 35: Krampus *HOLIDAY SPECIAL*

Literary Lushes - Episode 35: Krampus *HOLIDAY SPECIAL*

December 24, 2020

It is good to be terrible, or so says Krampus, God of Yule! The Lushes get into the holiday spirit by baking sugar cookies while discussing "Krampus" by Brom.  

Literary Lushes - Episode 34: Gravity’s Heir

Literary Lushes - Episode 34: Gravity’s Heir

December 10, 2020

Sometimes life hands you a flash drive whose contents can change the entire universe. The Lushes certainly don't want that kind of responsibility! In this week's episode we chat with Sara Bond, author of "Gravity's Heir", about space, alcohol, war, and everything in between.

Literary Lushes - Episode 33: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires

Literary Lushes - Episode 33: The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires

November 26, 2020

Southern hospitality be damned! Sometimes your creepy neighbor really is a vampire.  If that happens just be sure to thank your local housewives for saving the day and cleaning up the mess! In this week's episode, the Lushes discuss "The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires" by Grady Hendrix.  Happy Thanksgiving!

Literary Lushes - Episode 32: Time of Contempt

Literary Lushes - Episode 32: Time of Contempt

November 12, 2020

Geralt is back, baby! The Lushes discuss "Time of Contempt" by Andrzej Sapkowski while sipping on a drink inspired by the ill-fated Royal Messenger.  They also get into a deep discussion about the proper name of a unicorn.  Spoiler alert: Little Horse is not the right answer.

Literary Lushes - Episode 31: Instant Karma (BONUS EPISODE)

Literary Lushes - Episode 31: Instant Karma (BONUS EPISODE)

November 5, 2020

The Lushes were lucky enough to get their hands on a copy of Marissa Meyer's new novel "Instant Karma" before it was released on 11/3/20.  Please enjoy this interview and let us know what you think using the #LitLushPodcast! 

13 Short Literary Spirits - DAY 13 - Hometown Horror

13 Short Literary Spirits - DAY 13 - Hometown Horror

November 1, 2020

Day 13 of the 13 Days of Short Literary Spirits! Due to the Twilight Zone nature of the full moon Halloween, the Lushes stepped into another dimension and stepped out a day late on November 1, 2020. This one is the legend of the Devil’s Tree. Who doesn’t love a hometown horror story?

13 Short Literary Spirits - DAY 12 - Wendigo

13 Short Literary Spirits - DAY 12 - Wendigo

October 30, 2020

Day 12 of the 13 Days of Short Literary Spirits is the short story “Wendigo,” which is part of the “Scary Stories to Tell in The Dark” series by Alvin Schwartz and illustrated by Stephen Gammell.  Sometimes that's just how the wind blows.

13 Short Literary Spirits - DAY 11 - Heart Shaped Box

13 Short Literary Spirits - DAY 11 - Heart Shaped Box

October 29, 2020

Day 11 of the 13 Days of Short Literary Spirits is “Heart Shaped Box" by Joe Hill.  Never buy a ghost trapped in a dead man's suit! 

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