19 episodes

Welcome weary travelers, to The Inn Between, where the trees are green, the rooms are cozy, and the guests are a little bit strange. Join Gabriela Jones, a recent botany undergrad who takes a job as Innkeeper near the rural town of Shearwater. There are three rules:
∙ Keep out of the study
∙ Always trust the cat
∙ Never ever disturb the guests

Created by Bailey Loveless

Gabriela & The Inn Between Bailey Loveless

    • Fiction
    • 4.7 • 9 Ratings

Welcome weary travelers, to The Inn Between, where the trees are green, the rooms are cozy, and the guests are a little bit strange. Join Gabriela Jones, a recent botany undergrad who takes a job as Innkeeper near the rural town of Shearwater. There are three rules:
∙ Keep out of the study
∙ Always trust the cat
∙ Never ever disturb the guests

Created by Bailey Loveless

    Bizzy B.

    Bizzy B.

    When the guest is just a little bit extra strange. Welcome, weary travelers, to The Inn Between. Join Gabriela Jones, a recent botany undergrad, in her new job as Innkeeper near the rural town of Shearwater.

    New episodes monthly on the first quarter moon.
    Written and read by Bailey Loveless

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    LAND ACKNOWLEDGMENT: This podcast is inspired by and recorded on the Indigenous lands of the Coast Salish people of the Pacific Northwest. We celebrate and honor these ancestral lands and their stewards--past, present, and future.

    THEME MUSIC: Yonder Dale / Tiny Surprises / courtesy of www.epidemicsound.com

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    • 15 min
    Monkey Puzzle Tree

    Monkey Puzzle Tree

    I introduce you to an evergreen tree and explain what happened to all those bananas last fall...Welcome, weary travelers, to The Inn Between. Join Gabriela Jones, a botany lover, in her job keeping a vaguely magical inn near the rural town of Shearwater.

    New episodes monthly on the first quarter moon.
    Written and read by Bailey Loveless

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    Special thanks to local poet and woodcrafter, Chris Kleinfelter for letting me read his poem “Unseen Legends” for our guestbook segment. Chris has been writing the last 30 years, since he returned to college at age 40, which brought out his love for writing. After winning a poetry award in Thoughts Beyond Insanity, the campus literary journal, he has been writing ever since. His work has been featured in Harrisburg Review, The Villager, Tidepools Magazine, Sixfold Poetry Summer 2020, and Corona Global Lockdown as well as the Olympic Peninsula Writers Association 2022 anthology. You can find more of his work on his poetry blog poetinplace.com

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    LAND ACKNOWLEDGMENT: This podcast is inspired by and recorded on the Indigenous lands of the Coast Salish people of the Pacific Northwest. We celebrate and honor these ancestral lands and their stewards--past, present, and future.

    THEME MUSIC: Yonder Dale / Tiny Surprises / courtesy of www.epidemicsound.com

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    • 15 min
    Salmonberry

    Salmonberry

    No man (or woman) is an island. Welcome, weary travelers, to The Inn Between. Join Gabriela Jones, a recent botany undergrad, in her new job as Innkeeper near the rural town of Shearwater.

    New episodes bi-weekly on the quarter moon.
    Written and read by Bailey Loveless

    TIP YOUR INNKEEPER at Ko-Fi to keep the show advertisement free and access bonus content

    Special thanks to Yewande Akinse for her poem "Son of Soil." You can find her at https://yewande.me or on Twitter (@ADwande). Yewande Akinse is a Nigerian Lawyer, Storyteller, Poet, and Author of two collections of poetry titled ‘A tale of being, of green and of ing..’ (2019) and Voices: A collection of poems that tell stories’ (2016). 
    Her poems have appeared in Afritondo, Trampset, Galleyway, Lumiere Review, Floodlight Poetry, and elsewhere.

    Read guestbook submission guidelines here

    LAND ACKNOWLEDGMENT: This podcast is inspired by and recorded on the Indigenous lands of the Coast Salish people of the Pacific Northwest. We celebrate and honor these ancestral lands and their stewards--past, present, and future.

    THEME MUSIC: Yonder Dale / Tiny Surprises / courtesy of www.epidemicsound.com

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    • 18 min
    Haunted House

    Haunted House

    A livestream to remember. Welcome, weary travelers, to The Inn Between. Join Gabriela Jones, a recent botany undergrad, in her new job as Innkeeper near the rural town of Shearwater.

    New episodes bi-weekly on the quarter moon.
    Written and read by Bailey Loveless

    TIP YOUR INNKEEPER at Ko-Fi to keep the show advertisement free and access bonus content

    Submit your prose or poetry for season 2!
    Read guestbook submission guidelines here

    LAND ACKNOWLEDGMENT: This podcast is inspired by and recorded on the Indigenous lands of the Coast Salish people of the Pacific Northwest. We celebrate and honor these ancestral lands and their stewards--past, present, and future.

    THEME MUSIC: Yonder Dale / Tiny Surprises
    Music and sound effects courtesy of www.epidemicsound.com

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    • 13 min
    Traffic Report

    Traffic Report

    When the scariest thing is what's on the news. Warning: the following episode contains explosive and other unpleasant sounds--literal, figurative, and satirical. Proceed with caution or follow along with the transcript here. Welcome, weary travelers, to The Inn Between. Join Gabriela Jones, a recent botany undergrad, in her new job as Innkeeper near the rural town of Shearwater.

    New episodes bi-weekly on the quarter moon.
    Written and read by Bailey Loveless

    TIP YOUR INNKEEPER at Ko-Fi to keep the show advertisement free and access bonus content

    A huge thank you to our voice actors for their performances!

    IN ORDER OF APPEARANCE:


    Matthew Forrest (Carl Tuckerson) likes acting and cats. He is excited to be on this podcast.
    Nicole Mischke (Carmen) is an interdisciplinary artist living in Port Angeles, WA. She enjoys gardening, performing, and a good meal.
    Shannon Cosgrove (Karen Shelley) lives and writes in the upper left tip of WA state. When not watching people, she’s writing about them.
    Zade (Frank Simmons) says this is the first time he's done a podcast and he's pretty excited to see how it turns out. He loves being on stage and making people laugh. He's 17, a junior in high school, and hoping to get more podcasts underneath his belt.
    Ken (Johnny Brown) is a retired high school English and history teacher who has a love for community theater and is happy to be able to participate in all types of productions.

    Submit your prose and poetry to be featured on season two! Read guestbook submission guidelines here

    LAND ACKNOWLEDGMENT: This podcast is inspired by and recorded on the Indigenous lands of the Coast Salish people of the Pacific Northwest. We celebrate and honor these ancestral lands and their stewards--past, present, and future.

    THEME MUSIC: Yonder Dale / Tiny Surprises /
    All music and sound effects courtesy of www.epidemicsound.com

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    • 13 min
    Missing Keys

    Missing Keys

    Thank goodness, I'm a cat person. Welcome, weary travelers, to The Inn Between. Join Gabriela Jones, a recent botany undergrad, in her new job as Innkeeper near the rural town of Shearwater.

    New episodes bi-weekly on the quarter moon.
    Written and read by Bailey Loveless

    TIP YOUR INNKEEPER at Ko-Fi to keep the show advertisement free and access bonus content

    Another special thank you to Faerily Rowanwind for her collaboration. Faerily is a collector and recorder of stories that need to be told. Sometimes it comes in the form of letters or poems or actual stories or actual things. In her off time, she masquerades as one Chasity Anderson. A young woman who has a BFA in Creative Writing from the Institute of American Indian Arts. Afterward, through a series of serendipitous events, she became a Teacher of the Visually Impaired. She has been in her current occupation as a teacher for around ten years. If you needed to locate her she lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and removes the mask at night. You can follow her on Instagram at @faerilyrowanwind.

    Submit your prose and poetry for season two!
    Read guestbook submission guidelines here

    LAND ACKNOWLEDGMENT: This podcast is inspired by and recorded on the Indigenous lands of the Coast Salish people of the Pacific Northwest. We celebrate and honor these ancestral lands and their stewards--past, present, and future.

    THEME MUSIC: Yonder Dale / Tiny Surprises / courtesy of www.epidemicsound.com

    Follow on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

K.Hughes30 ,

Simply Wonderful

This podcast is drinking a cup of warm tea with honey, while wrapped in a cozy blanket, and watching a beautiful sunset over the forest. Which I imagine is an activity that could be enjoyed at The Inn Between. I absolutely love the storytelling and calming vibes. Cannot wait for more episodes.

fictionalfox ,

Perfect with a morning cup of coffee

Beautiful storytelling that is both engaging and relaxing.

Stalinbad ,

The perfect little weird cup of tea

I love this podcast. There’s only two episodes so far and already I find myself hooked on this little world. Gabriella seems like the nice girl you grew up next door to, who’s suddenly found herself in a job that’s…strange. But who hasn’t had strange jobs before, right? And a girls gotta pay her student loans. If cozy cottage-core vibes had a baby with Welcome to Nightvale, this podcast would be its lovechild; It sounds like a beautiful place and makes you wish you’d majored in botany, with the lingering feeling in the back of your head that something about all of this is odd. And then, of course, it does get a little odd. Give it a listen, you will not regret taking a stop at The Inn between.

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