Narrated by M.K. Hobson; a special bonus podcast episode for BCS Science-Fantasy Month 3.

Today her sleeves are sewn with opals and moonstones and within their glimmer here and there on the left sleeve, glitters another precious stone, set in no particular order, random as the stars. Her skirt and bodice are aluminum fish-scales, armored though she expects no fight. Her only weapon is her own considerable wit.

Podcast: Download (Duration: 25:27 — 17.48MB)

Read “Call and Answer, Plant and Harvest” by Cat Rambo, in Issue #194 - Science-Fantasy Month 3

Read Comments on this Story (1 Comment)

Nebula Award-winning writer/editor Cat Rambo lives, writes, and teaches in a haunted gully in West Seattle. Their over two-hundred-fifty fiction publications have appeared in such places as Fantasy & Science Fiction, Clarkesworld, and Asimov's. This is their fifth story in Beneath Ceaseless Skies. The third Tabat novel, Exiles of Tabat, will appear in May from Wordfire Press while space opera You Sexy Thing will be published in September by Tor Macmillan. Find out more about Cat's writing and teaching at

Return to Audio Fiction