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August Williams, a World War III veteran, is recruited by the government to test the new Uberman Device, which allows access to memories in a vivid, dreamlike state. But with a warning from a mysterious Man in Gray, August is unsure of who to trust. Told from the perspective of a U.S. Senator, The Testimony of Calvin Lewis blends together a political conspiracy, science fiction, and Christian philosophy. The story draws heavily upon works like C.S. Lewis’ Abolition of Man and Augustine’s Confessions, probing humanity's restless search for objective Truth. Soon to be published as a novel, The Testimony of Calvin Lewis is first being released as a theatrical podcast complete with music, sound effects, and a cast of voice actors. New episode every Tuesday. For more information, please visit: danieljfriend.com/thetestimony/

The Testimony of Calvin Lewis Daniel J. Friend

    • Fiction
    • 4.9 • 18 Ratings

August Williams, a World War III veteran, is recruited by the government to test the new Uberman Device, which allows access to memories in a vivid, dreamlike state. But with a warning from a mysterious Man in Gray, August is unsure of who to trust. Told from the perspective of a U.S. Senator, The Testimony of Calvin Lewis blends together a political conspiracy, science fiction, and Christian philosophy. The story draws heavily upon works like C.S. Lewis’ Abolition of Man and Augustine’s Confessions, probing humanity's restless search for objective Truth. Soon to be published as a novel, The Testimony of Calvin Lewis is first being released as a theatrical podcast complete with music, sound effects, and a cast of voice actors. New episode every Tuesday. For more information, please visit: danieljfriend.com/thetestimony/

    Ep. 1 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    Ep. 1 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    “You could call it a dream, a vision, something else; I’m really not sure what category it would properly fall under. But at any rate, I was shown what happened to August Williams in vivid detail. I hope that in relaying his story to you, somehow that vividness will shine through in such a way that it might feel like you were there too.”About The Testimony of Calvin Lewis: August Williams, a World War III veteran, is recruited by the government to test the new Uberman Device, which allows acc...

    • 19 min
    Ep. 2 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    Ep. 2 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    August thought that taking his life into his own hands would be the end, but it was only the beginning. Upon awakening, he’s given a peculiar opportunity to become the trial patient for a new government program dubbed the “Uberman Project.” About The Testimony of Calvin Lewis: August Williams, a World War III veteran, is recruited by the government to test the new Uberman Device, which allows access to memories in a vivid, dreamlike state. But with a warning from a mysterious Man in Gray...

    • 29 min
    Ep. 3 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    Ep. 3 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    The Hubert H. Humphrey building loomed behind the therapist as the hideous stronghold where the testing of the Uberman Device would begin. Henry warns August that he might encounter certain “anomalies” in the memoryscape—and before long, he does. About The Testimony of Calvin Lewis: August Williams, a World War III veteran, is recruited by the government to test the new Uberman Device, which allows access to memories in a vivid, dreamlike state. But with a warning from a mysterious Man i...

    • 26 min
    Ep. 4 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    Ep. 4 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    After his first rough experiment with the Uberman Device, August decides to press on with the trial. The Man in Gray brings him to the mysterious tower where he finally relives some memories—but it seems to be more than what he remembers. About The Testimony of Calvin Lewis:August Williams, a World War III veteran, is recruited by the government to test the new Uberman Device, which allows access to memories in a vivid, dreamlike state. But with a warning from a mysterious Man in Gray, A...

    • 27 min
    Ep. 5 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    Ep. 5 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    August meets another mysterious person—Weston—in his memoryscape, who brings him to the strange glowing object. But destroying it won’t be as simple as August hopes. About The Testimony of Calvin Lewis: August Williams, a World War III veteran, is recruited by the government to test the new Uberman Device, which allows access to memories in a vivid, dreamlike state. But with a warning from a mysterious Man in Gray, August is unsure of who to trust. Told from the perspective of a U.S...

    • 21 min
    Ep. 6 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    Ep. 6 || The Testimony of Calvin Lewis

    In search of the first shutter to close, August digs deeper into his memories as the Man in Gray cautions him again: “Don’t let anyone deceive you into believing that misguided desire is pure innocence.”About The Testimony of Calvin Lewis:August Williams, a World War III veteran, is recruited by the government to test the new Uberman Device, which allows access to memories in a vivid, dreamlike state. But with a warning from a mysterious Man in Gray, August is unsure of who to trust. Tol...

    • 25 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
18 Ratings

18 Ratings

CVG Southwest ,

Good story

I’m on episode 6 and so far it’s a great and intriguing story!

Concerned Hobbit ,

Can’t wait for new episodes!

This podcast is a treat for the mind and the ear. Great voice acting, atmospheric sound effects, and a gripping plot make the story come alive, while the literary allusions and philosophical questions leave you pondering long after the episode ends.

Torii95 ,

Great story!

The voice actors are doing a great job of bringing the characters to life! Looking forward to the full release!

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