18 episodes

Travel the realms of betwixt and between, on the threshold that is the fertile void. Through original stories, interviews, and sonic landscapes, we'll traverse philosophy, psychology, religion and spirituality, biology, ritual, architecture, mythology, art and music, and beyond.

The Fertile Void Carrie Katz

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 28 Ratings

Travel the realms of betwixt and between, on the threshold that is the fertile void. Through original stories, interviews, and sonic landscapes, we'll traverse philosophy, psychology, religion and spirituality, biology, ritual, architecture, mythology, art and music, and beyond.

    The Coveted Silk #6: The Hunter and the Held

    The Coveted Silk #6: The Hunter and the Held

    The Golden Orb weaver speaks. The Witch makes the soup from the last of summer's kill. A clandestine encounter with a horse when a girl does what she knows she shouldn't.

    • 26 min
    The Coveted Silk # 7: Revisitation of the Birds

    The Coveted Silk # 7: Revisitation of the Birds

    A love spell with an emu; a story told to Gamina by her mother, when she was too young to understand the words; a melody of blood and gold.

    • 29 min
    The Coveted Silk #8: A River in Autumn, Part 1

    The Coveted Silk #8: A River in Autumn, Part 1

    And she knew that even this animal, who had once been predator, the hunter, killer of birds and smaller animals, even this creature  was destined to find its place back in the earth’s body. The cape makes its way to the runway . All that combusts to copper flame...

    • 26 min
    The Coveted Silk #8: A River in Autumn, Part 2

    The Coveted Silk #8: A River in Autumn, Part 2

    Special Offer from Spiders International! Black hair, black tooth. The voice of Autumn speaks.

    • 18 min
    The Coveted Silk #9: The Nearness of You

    The Coveted Silk #9: The Nearness of You

    My sisters, I hear you breathing. No human knows the sound of a spider's breath. The Priest and the Witch, behind the curtain of night. Our undeniable need to grab on and pull close to one another.

    • 30 min
    The Coveted Silk #10: The Loosened Loom

    The Coveted Silk #10: The Loosened Loom

    The cape began to drip sheer pearls of light, as rain falls from clouds, and the luminous droplets began to sprinkle down over the land below. The Golden Orb Weaver Speaks. Standing atop the loosened loom upon which all things fall apart.

    • 37 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
28 Ratings

28 Ratings

JQ Regev ,

Pleasure to the ears!

I just listened to season 2, episode 1 and it was magical. The music, voice, and content and absolutely delightful!

ranc3 ,

My favorite podcast

Gorgeous, playful, deep, and moving...The Fertile Void is a unique and inspiring podcast in a sea of schlock. Expertly produced and artistically assembled, I look forward to each new episode. Thank you for inviting us in to The Fertile Void!

PlaceboMicroDose ,

Textured and mysterious

Elegant storytelling weaving together word and ambient sound with music in a way that is captivating and compelling. Both personal and universal, this is well worth your time.

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