Mr. Bear reads Megan Pillow’s disquieting story “Water in the Blood,” a fresh take on horror where postpartum realities, gender roles, and relationship inequalities grow even more sinister with hints of the supernatural. Featuring otherworldly music by and a mini-interview with Flutter and an original writing prompt by K.B. Carle. Also featuring the nascent project Submerged: An Archive of Caregivers Underwater (you can support this work at Patreon) and another trip to Miss Mousie’s Apothekarium. Grab your life jacket and come along for the ride!

This podcast is produced in collaboration with the Boston Free Radio Podcast Network, part of and Somerville Media Center.