30 episodes

A podcast detailing mythical creatures and folklore from across the Black diaspora

By The Fire Podcast By The Fire

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

A podcast detailing mythical creatures and folklore from across the Black diaspora

    Episode 25 | Amadioha

    Episode 25 | Amadioha

    Welcome back to episode 25, where I retell the story of two brothers who rely on Amadioha, the Igbo Alusi of thunder and justice, to help them settle their disputes.

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    • 7 min
    Episode 24 | Asiki

    Episode 24 | Asiki

    Hello! I've decided to create my original short stories based on the research I find. So here is a little tale of the Asiki, changelings from Gabon and Congo.

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    • 8 min
    Episode 23 | Creation

    Episode 23 | Creation

    Welcome back to episode 23! In this episode, I discuss how humans became mortal, how milk created the planet, and how shedding skin created the waters.

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    • 11 min
    Episode 22 | Cryptids

    Episode 22 | Cryptids

    Welcome back to episode 22! In this episode, I discuss legendary cryptids from The Bahamas to The Democratic Republic of Congo.

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    • 13 min
    Episode 21 | Friend vs Foe

    Episode 21 | Friend vs Foe

    Welcome back to the new season! In this episode, I discuss friendly and malevolent creatures from South Africa to Trinidad and Tobago.

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    • 16 min
    TRAILER

    TRAILER

    Here is a trailer for any future listeners who'd like an idea of what mystical wonders you'll be listening to with me, Ken, your host.... By The Fire!

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    • 1 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

EmCozz ,

Very interesting

Always been intrigued by myths and folklore and this podcast has opened a door to learning so much.

The host has a great voice and presentation style. Am looking forward to learning more so will be working through the content.

Thanks,
Ancientblogger

StavrosBoss ,

Happy to finally hear African stories

Keep it up

antjslcirmalcitns ,

Wonderful start to an under-appreciated realm of mythology

The brief podcasts are packed with interesting tidbits and really introduce you to the diverse and interesting world of mythology from the Black diaspora.