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Oct 10, 2020

The man in the long dark maroon coat swept toward Mick.  The visit was expected, but not at that hour.  Mick thought the man would show up the next day.  That was, in fact, why he was in the lab at that late hour in the first place.  He wanted to get some things done so he would have time for the new project that his boss had dropped on him that day.  Said new project being the man in the dark maroon coat.


Beware the magician.  At dawn, he wakes.  Beware, beware, for your heart he’ll take.

What does a nursery rhyme about a heartless magician have to do with a young technician who’s only trying to do his job?


Find out in this episode.

Genre: Fairy Tale, Horror



Story: “Red Hat, Red Cloak” Copyright © 2016 by Nila L. Patel
Narration, Editing, Episode Art: Nila L. Patel


Trip-Hop Lounge Abstract Background” by Digital Emotions (Intro/Outro)


Music by ROZKOL
“Ambient I-IV”
“The World Has Moved On”
“Fever Dream”


Music by Komiku
“Where you hear the prayer (McGuffin theme)”
“Ambiant Point Of No Return”


Music by Lee Rosevere
“Under Suspicion”
“Night Caves”
“Heat Haze”


Music by Lee Rosevere and ROZKOL is licensed under CC BY 4.0
Music by Komiku is licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal License


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