Thursday, April 2, 2020

Daemons Discuss - Podcast: Special Edition | Checking In. How Are You Doing? 😳

These cartoon Daemons apparently don't practice social distancing!

Checking in - How Are You Doing?

Description: COVID-19. There was no escaping this, so we are doing what we do best; talking our way through it. This is a snapshot of where we were mentally on the 20th of March, 2020. We get under a virtual blanket fort and chat -- all while trying to find brightness in the dark. Chapter episodes will resume in a fortnight.

SPOILER ALERT! We (The Daemons) approach this podcast with an assumption that the listener has read All Souls universe books, including the trilogy (A Discovery of Witches, Shadow of Night, The Book of Life), and  Time's Convert + snippits from The World of All Souls. If you haven't, and you don't mind, we certainly don't mind!  Please be advised, we will approach the television series (A Discovery of Witches) the same way as episodes are released in the US/Canada. 😊  Let's do this. *Note - this podcast is labeled 'explicit'

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Listen:

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1. Show notes:

For newcomers to the series:
  • Our Daemon Guides to the All Souls Trilogy are available for download: ADOW, SON, TBOL 
  • If you'd like a ready-reference from the author herself, be sure to download the All Souls Real-Time Reading companion (free e-book at online booksellers via Penguin and Headline books). For a more in-depth view of the trilogy, The World of All Souls is available at all major book sellers, as well as the continuation volume into this world, Time's Convert.
  • Deborah Harkness usually conducts a real-time reading on her Facebook Page (starting in September), and shares her posts across social media. Check out her website for all of her social media links, and of course all that she has to offer her readers! Be sure to sign up for her newsletter while you are there!
  • To see what's available on the web as far as the All Souls universe fandom, check our links page.

Charlie Johnson talks with his father, Bernard Johnson, over the phone, seeing each other through
the window, at Whispering Pines Assisted Living. *Courtesy of Sandy Hamilton
Special note:
  •  (1:04:00) πŸ₯³ Emoji contest winner drawing! πŸŽ‰ CONGRATULATIONS, TINA! 
  • Tina's Prize package (she sent the picture!), including the goody bag from All Souls Con 2019 in Cardiff Wales (with that water bottle!), and some swaggy stuff we threw in!

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Credits/Copyright Information * Intro music: "Ghost Dance" (edited down to second chorus) by Kevin Macleod, licensed for use by Creative Commons.
*  Outro music: Rimsky-Korsakov - "Scheherazade Symphonic Suite for Orchestra Op.35 - IV. Allegro molto," Public domain/copyright-free.  
* All other music used is licensed via several different royalty-free sources (as are sound effects).
* "Save it for the Show" segment introduction voice-over by Devyn Grendell  
* Cover art (+ all variations associated w/ it): © Daemons Domain 
* The term "unofficial" is explained in our disclaimer located in Terms of Use - item 14.
* The Daemons Discuss podcast is hosted and produced by the owners (Angela, Jean and Valerie) of Daemons Domain and can also be found by entering the url http://www.DaemonsDiscuss.com in your browser, (listed on the various podcast syndicates like iTunes, Stitcher, etc.) which will redirect you back to the parent site, Daemons Domain.
* This podcast is intended for personal download/consumption.  Please see our Terms of Use; item 3.

* FTC: Our podcast episodes are solely sponsored by listeners via Patreon.
* Our episode titles are a loving tribute to the show "Friends" just 'cause we love Friends and - let's face it - it's easier! Here's how one of the show creators explains their reasoning:
Jeff Greenstein: "When Marta & David & Jeff & I did 'Dream On', we used to spend a lot of time thinking about titles, because they were on-screen at the top of each episode. On "Friends", we decided that was a waste of time. We figured, why not name each episode after the thing that people will ostensibly be talking about around the water-cooler the next day?"
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Thursday, March 19, 2020

Daemons Discuss - Podcast: Take 66! | Chapter Discussion about the All Souls Trilogy; Chapter 40 of Shadow of Night

It's time for Ysabeau to check the papers. This is photoshopped, people. We looked for an article and could not find one!

Take 66 - The One With Lovesickness

Description: Well, it seems we made it to 2010 even before Diana and Matthew did! We see what Marcus, Ysabeau and Sarah are all up to, and get a few revelations that will shock people on their first read, and continue to pain the rest of us as we all witness the various forms of lovesickness infecting Sept-Tours. There's also the pressing matter of Diana sending a message to the world 400 + years in the future via an Elizabethan mathematician/astronomer + a Huguenot clockmaker.

SPOILER ALERT! We (The Daemons) approach this podcast with an assumption that the listener has read All Souls universe books, including the trilogy (A Discovery of Witches, Shadow of Night, The Book of Life), and  Time's Convert + snippits from The World of All Souls. If you haven't, and you don't mind, we certainly don't mind!  Please be advised, we will approach the television series (A Discovery of Witches) the same way as episodes are released in the US/Canada. 😊  Let's do this. *Note - this podcast is labeled 'explicit'

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Listen:

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1. Show notes:

For newcomers to the series:
  • Our Daemon Guides to the All Souls Trilogy are available for download: ADOW, SON, TBOL 
  • If you'd like a ready-reference from the author herself, be sure to download the All Souls Real-Time Reading companion (free e-book at online booksellers via Penguin and Headline books). For a more in-depth view of the trilogy, The World of All Souls is available at all major book sellers, as well as the continuation volume into this world, Time's Convert.
  • Deborah Harkness usually conducts a real-time reading on her Facebook Page (starting in September), and shares her posts across social media. Check out her website for all of her social media links, and of course all that she has to offer her readers! Be sure to sign up for her newsletter while you are there!
  • To see what's available on the web as far as the All Souls universe fandom, check our links page.

Galileo Galilei
In this episode:
By the segment . . .
  • (00:15) Intro/Patreon sponsorship
  • (03:58) Discusser emails/Speakpipe - Thank you, Zoe, Caroline, and Chloe
  • (10:15) Main discussion - see topic below - Sponsored by Kathryn Quirk
  • (35:15) Housekeeping  - Thank you, Stephen and Persephone- sponsored by Susie Glenn
  • (44:30) Save It For the Show - Topic: Relationship reflections — and the weird and sloppy way we are going to tie it into the Trilogy - sponsored by Amy Austin Taggart
  • (53:46) Promo break - scroll down, or click here to get a hold of us and/or become a Discusser -- information on joining our Facebook group also located on that page.
  • (55:15) Last thoughts/Outro. 
Topic:  
Chapter 40, Shadow of Night
  • Look at us! The wagon made it to 2010 before Matthew and Diana!
  • The newspaper article ...
  • Of course credit is given to the men. πŸ˜’
  • Enter Marcus . . . getting laid didn’t calm him down any…😜
  • Phoebe; she’s given a lot of credit early on (to 1st-read reader, DEFINITELY!)
  • We decided that we spent too much in Prague; we missed a lot.
  • Phoebe and Marcus are shacking up!
  • Phoebe was rather casual about creatures — we wonder if she’s known about creatures or is she just too cool for school
  • We learn Sept-Tours has become headquarters for all of the rebel creatures
  • Marcus and his LUUUUUUUUURVE πŸ₯°πŸ’’πŸ’
  • Whoops! Ditch! πŸ’₯πŸš™
  • Ysabeau is a rather indulgent grandmother with Marcus. She would’ve smacked Matthew!
  • Ysabeau knows what’s happening here. Diana & Matthew are coming.
  • We see where Sarah is hanging out. Drinking and smoking in the round tower (full of PAPER πŸš’).
  • Jean compares Sarah and Ysabeau to the characters in Trading Places.
  • We appreciate the similarities and differences of Sarah and Ysabeau.
  • Ysabeau comforts Sarah the best way she knows how to . . . with the unvarnished truth.
  • Diana and Matthew are coming home.
  • FIN.
St. Margaret of Antioch by Peter Candid, 16th Century. ( Public Domain )
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Ysabeau with Matthew vs. Ysabeau with Marcus πŸ˜‚
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Credits/Copyright Information * Intro music: "Ghost Dance" (edited down to second chorus) by Kevin Macleod, licensed for use by Creative Commons.
*  Outro music: Rimsky-Korsakov - "Scheherazade Symphonic Suite for Orchestra Op.35 - IV. Allegro molto," Public domain/copyright-free.  
* All other music used is licensed via several different royalty-free sources (as are sound effects).
* "Save it for the Show" segment introduction voice-over by Devyn Grendell  
* Cover art (+ all variations associated w/ it): © Daemons Domain 
* The term "unofficial" is explained in our disclaimer located in Terms of Use - item 14.
* The Daemons Discuss podcast is hosted and produced by the owners (Angela, Jean and Valerie) of Daemons Domain and can also be found by entering the url http://www.DaemonsDiscuss.com in your browser, (listed on the various podcast syndicates like iTunes, Stitcher, etc.) which will redirect you back to the parent site, Daemons Domain.
* This podcast is intended for personal download/consumption.  Please see our Terms of Use; item 3.

* FTC: Our podcast episodes are solely sponsored by listeners via Patreon.
* Our episode titles are a loving tribute to the show "Friends" just 'cause we love Friends and - let's face it - it's easier! Here's how one of the show creators explains their reasoning:
Jeff Greenstein: "When Marta & David & Jeff & I did 'Dream On', we used to spend a lot of time thinking about titles, because they were on-screen at the top of each episode. On "Friends", we decided that was a waste of time. We figured, why not name each episode after the thing that people will ostensibly be talking about around the water-cooler the next day?"
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Thursday, March 5, 2020

Daemons Discuss - Podcast: Take 65! | Chapter Discussion about the All Souls Trilogy; Chapter 39 of Shadow of Night

After living in Elizabethan England for so long, we figured a modern invitation would be both refreshing and appropriate!

Take 65 - The One With the Long Goodbye

Description: We are ending our adventures in the 16th Century. Goodbye, Goody. Goodbye, Hubbard. Goodbye, Walter. Goodbye, Kit. Goodbye, George. Goodbye, Hal. Goodbye, Jack. Goodbye, Annie. See ya, Susanna. Goodbye, Garlickhythe Gathering. Goodbye, Gallowglass. Goodbye, Pierre. Goodbye, House. It's time to step back to our present and get to know what's become unknown. Let's start this wagon! Hey -- we time-walk with what we have, OK?!

SPOILER ALERT! We (The Daemons) approach this podcast with an assumption that the listener has read All Souls universe books, including the trilogy (A Discovery of Witches, Shadow of Night, The Book of Life), and  Time's Convert + snippits from The World of All Souls. If you haven't, and you don't mind, we certainly don't mind!  Please be advised, we will approach the television series (A Discovery of Witches) the same way as episodes are released in the US/Canada. 😊  Let's do this. *Note - this podcast is labeled 'explicit'

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Listen:

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1. Show notes:

For newcomers to the series:
  • Our Daemon Guides to the All Souls Trilogy are available for download: ADOW, SON, TBOL 
  • If you'd like a ready-reference from the author herself, be sure to download the All Souls Real-Time Reading companion (free e-book at online booksellers via Penguin and Headline books). For a more in-depth view of the trilogy, The World of All Souls is available at all major book sellers, as well as the continuation volume into this world, Time's Convert.
  • Deborah Harkness usually conducts a real-time reading on her Facebook Page (starting in September), and shares her posts across social media. Check out her website for all of her social media links, and of course all that she has to offer her readers! Be sure to sign up for her newsletter while you are there!
  • To see what's available on the web as far as the All Souls universe fandom, check our links page.
The first drawing of the Moon through a telescope, dated July 26, 1609, by Thomas Harriot.
In this episode:
By the segment . . .
  • (00:15) Intro/Patreon sponsorship
  • (03:00) Discusser emails/Speakpipe - Thank you Chloe, Suzanne, Tina, and Barbara
  • (14:22) Main discussion - see topic below- Sponsored by Kathryn Quirk
  • (1:07:52) Housekeeping - Thank you Barbara, Chris & our reviewer- sponsored by Briana Houston
  • (1:15:17) Save It For the Show - Topic: All Souls Con; start planning - sponsored by Patricia Brophy
  • (1:20:56) Promo break - scroll down, or click here to get a hold of us and/or become a Discusser -- information on joining our Facebook group also located on that page. Those of you with US numbers can text ADOW to 444999 to become a Discusser. 
  • (1:22:28) Last thoughts/Outro. 
Topic:  
Chapter 39, Shadow of Night 
  • Let’s visit Goody! She’s not doing so good.
  • The news of witches burning has not helped Goody’s health.πŸ€’
  • Hey, there’s another knot! Good for you, Diana. You're doing it! We speculate on why she is the first to do it in ages.
  • We wander off into speculating about Diana’s twin.
  • Mother Ursula’s prophecy
  • Bye Goody!✌️
  • On to Hubbard!πŸ§›πŸ»‍♂️
  • Diana throws money at the problem of Jack and Annie, Hubbard doesn’t want it. πŸ’Έ
  • Hubbard makes an offer…
  • We consider the possibilities of the Bishop-Clairmont legacy if Hubbard was malicious . . .
  • Diana utilizes a tool in her chest: think and stay alive.
  • The blood negotiations.
  • They come to an agreement — Diana knows how to handle Hubbard now.
  • Farewell Diana Bishop. Bye Hubbard!πŸ‘‹
  • Walter and Matthew are arguing when she gets to Hart & Crown. Oh geez, It seems Bess is knocked up. Walter is being the jerk and Matthew was being the reasonable one! Wut?!😑
  • Enter Gallowglass!
  • Tom’s invention … in progress! Diana decides to fund to this particular project. Time-loop? Who cares! Matthew agrees to pay! Off to the mouse-trap maker!
  • Diana runs into her ancestors on the street! Bridget and her daughter Rebecca. Now we know how Ysabeau’s earring got into that poppet!
  • Kit! Ok, he has to make amends to Matthew and for the first time we agree. 
  • The star glass!πŸ”­
  • The gathering girls join in on the goodbye party!
  • We realize as the School of Night gets into it, we can finally say they can be pretty insufferable at times; the shine has dulled!
  • Bye Annie, Bye Goody, Bye Susanna.😞
  • Bye Walter, Kit, and George.😟
  • Bye Tom, Hal and Jack!😫
  • Bye Gallowglass.☹️
  • Bye Pierre!😭
  • Bye House.πŸ˜”
  • The spell’s begun….
  • FIN
Harriot's sunspot drawing of December 1610.
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The magic 8-ball design!
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Credits/Copyright Information * Intro music: "Ghost Dance" (edited down to second chorus) by Kevin Macleod, licensed for use by Creative Commons.
*  Outro music: Rimsky-Korsakov - "Scheherazade Symphonic Suite for Orchestra Op.35 - IV. Allegro molto," Public domain/copyright-free.  
* All other music used is licensed via several different royalty-free sources (as are sound effects).
* "Save it for the Show" segment introduction voice-over by Devyn Grendell  
* Cover art (+ all variations associated w/ it): © Daemons Domain 
* The term "unofficial" is explained in our disclaimer located in Terms of Use - item 14.
* The Daemons Discuss podcast is hosted and produced by the owners (Angela, Jean and Valerie) of Daemons Domain and can also be found by entering the url http://www.DaemonsDiscuss.com in your browser, (listed on the various podcast syndicates like iTunes, Stitcher, etc.) which will redirect you back to the parent site, Daemons Domain.
* This podcast is intended for personal download/consumption.  Please see our Terms of Use; item 3.

* FTC: Our podcast episodes are solely sponsored by listeners via Patreon.
* Our episode titles are a loving tribute to the show "Friends" just 'cause we love Friends and - let's face it - it's easier! Here's how one of the show creators explains their reasoning:
Jeff Greenstein: "When Marta & David & Jeff & I did 'Dream On', we used to spend a lot of time thinking about titles, because they were on-screen at the top of each episode. On "Friends", we decided that was a waste of time. We figured, why not name each episode after the thing that people will ostensibly be talking about around the water-cooler the next day?"
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Thursday, February 20, 2020

Daemons Discuss - Podcast: Take 64! | Chapter Discussion about the All Souls Trilogy; Chapter 38 of Shadow of Night

The working title of this piece: "Time Walking After a Massive Bender" -- you're welcome πŸ˜†.

Take 64 - The One With Father Knows Best

Description: "Parting is such sweet sorrow." Scratch that! Goodbyes flat-out suck! And that's what Diana has to deal with in this chapter; saying goodbye to her father -- although technically, not really -- but we get it. The fact that these two will never meet each other again (or WILL they?!) is not lost on us. At least there was a date night with Matthew to sweeten things up (sigh). In the end, Diana's OK, and we survive. Our All Souls lives are much sweeter having met Stephen Proctor - Dorky Dad, observant guest, wise man, kind and forgiving father. Thanks in advance for tolerating Val's audio (she's just going to blame Jerry and move on)! We hope you enjoy our take on chapter 38 of Shadow of Night.

SPOILER ALERT! We (The Daemons) approach this podcast with an assumption that the listener has read All Souls universe books, including the trilogy (A Discovery of Witches, Shadow of Night, The Book of Life), and  Time's Convert + snippits from The World of All Souls. If you haven't, and you don't mind, we certainly don't mind!  Please be advised, we will approach the television series (A Discovery of Witches) the same way as episodes are released in the US/Canada. 😊  Let's do this. *Note - this podcast is labeled 'explicit'

Find Daemons Discuss:  Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts | Spotify | TuneIn | RSS | + More!

Listen:

Download .Mp3 of this episode
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1. Show notes:

For newcomers to the series:
  • Our Daemon Guides to the All Souls Trilogy are available for download: ADOW, SON, TBOL 
  • If you'd like a ready-reference from the author herself, be sure to download the All Souls Real-Time Reading companion (free e-book at online booksellers via Penguin and Headline books). For a more in-depth view of the trilogy, The World of All Souls is available at all major book sellers, as well as the continuation volume into this world, Time's Convert.
  • Deborah Harkness usually conducts a real-time reading on her Facebook Page (starting in September), and shares her posts across social media. Check out her website for all of her social media links, and of course all that she has to offer her readers! Be sure to sign up for her newsletter while you are there!
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The picture says it all!
Topic:  
Chapter 38, Shadow of Night
  • Ok, time to go, kids!
  • Diana is trying to steer everything with her cords, while trying to distract her father, and change the subject.
  • Folk customs to observe….Yay! Work? Yeah, no. Stephen isn’t motivated like Diana.
  • We contemplate how life would be if Rebecca and Stephen hadn’t died
  • Father Hubbard. Yup. You are SUPPOSED to visit him, MATTHEW. πŸ˜’
  • Creatures living as one happy family. C’mon Diana…you’ve lived this. Yoga, The Conventicle, and her current household! Diana, for being so smart, can be dim at times.
  • We discuss Diana’s arrested development, magically and otherwise.
  • Stephen has already met a lot of people. He knows which witches will show him all of the fun to be had!
  • Did Stephen take up smoking AFTER going back to the 16th century?
  • Stephen is horrified at Diana and Matthew’s habits. NO FUN! Boooooooo!!!
  • Matthew is not a fan of the thought of male bonding? REALLY?
  • Stephen: get out, go date, make out!!! Matthew: dude, you think roller-skating is a cool date.
  • Diana is not trying to hear about her dad and mom hooking up.
  • Sir Lancelot…
  • Stephen orders them out. GET OUT!
  • Stephen has a penchant for TMI πŸ˜–
  • Stephen is pushing them out … we think it’s because he didn’t want to deal with the emotion of the goodbye.
  • We compare Stephen leaving with vampires starting a new life. πŸ•°⌛️
  • For Diana and Matthew this was a date, for us it was a tour of Elizabethan London.
  • The Bone Fires! Jean does a bit of Googling on the Googler.
  • Angela makes some connections between Morocco and the Earl of Essex🐴
  • We liked that most of the date is wandering and memory-making
  • There’s music…there’s gonna be dancing! πŸ•ΊπŸ’ƒ
  • A successful date! Matthew is making all of the right moves! 🌹
  • The next morning…..Stephen’s gone. 😭
  • The letter. πŸ₯Ί
  • FIN
  • GAVEL!!! πŸ”¨


ILOMILO w/ lyrics - video by  Blake_TheNBHD
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Lyn showing off that she's more than a bit mad, bad and DANGEROUS at All Souls Con 2019 in Cardiff
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