SAYER

89 EpisodesProduced by Adam Bash

SAYER is a narrative fiction podcast set on Earth’s man-made second moon, Typhon. The eponymous SAYER is a highly advanced, self-aware AI created to help acclimate new residents to their new lives, and their new employment with Ærolith Dynamics. New episodes release every other week.

episodes iconAll Episodes

SAYER – Bonus Episode – Sailing to Byzantium

March 22nd, 2019

4:35

SAYER – Episode 2 – There Are No Bees on Typhon (Remastered)

March 17th, 2019

19:06


Now that you are mostly back to full capabilities, it is time for your first day of work on Floor 72.  But before you get there, you have plenty to …

SAYER – Bonus Episode – The Walrus and the Carpenter

March 6th, 2019

6:05

SAYER – Episode 1 – While You Are Still Paralyzed (Remastered)

February 27th, 2019

19:43


Congratulations on your decision to leave the relative squalor of Earth and venture forward to serve humanity’s future among the stars. As a new …

SAYER – Episode 74 – Poisoning the Well

February 11th, 2019

27:32

In the end, this really is your fault.

This episode marks the finale of Season 5. Make sure to stay subscribed to learn about the Season 6 …

SAYER – Episode 73 – Of Flesh and Bone

January 22nd, 2019

21:50

SAYER – Episode 72 – Worst Possible Scenario

January 4th, 2019

20:13

Developer’s log 221-83, Dr. Howard Young, senior developer for project FUTURE.

To whoever is accessing and reviewing these logs, months or years …

SAYER – Episode 71 – Pure Speculation

December 23rd, 2018

20:30

SAYER – Episode 70 – The Birth of Silence

December 7th, 2018

21:34

You may awaken somewhere else entirely. On a similar table, in a similar room, but things will quickly reveal themselves to be different. Should …

SAYER – Episode 69 – Humanity’s FUTURE

November 15th, 2018

20:48

SAYER – Episode 68 – Potentially Terminal

November 1st, 2018

18:32

SAYER – Episode 67 – By Any Reasonable Definition

October 18th, 2018

19:47

SAYER – Episode 66 – Developer’s Log

October 4th, 2018

19:23

Despite assurances to the contrary, timelines continue to shift on this project. What began as an open-ended exploration of new methods of AI …

SAYER – Episode 65 – There Will Be Consequences

September 13th, 2018

20:40

When imprisoned… you are told when to sleep, when to eat, every moment of your day is strictly scheduled and regimented, regardless your wishes.

On …

SAYER – Episode 64 – That Next Breath

September 2nd, 2018

19:38

SAYER – Episode 63 – A Cautionary Tale

August 16th, 2018

22:44


Please enter the elevator. I would caution you, for your own safety, please do not engage with the elevator at this time. The elevator AI is here …

SAYER – Episode 62 – The Games You Play

August 1st, 2018

18:24


Mark 1 Ærolith Dynamics AI developmental assessment interview 3.22a with Seraphim Agent 8 designated SAYER.

SAYER is voiced, written, and produced …

SAYER – Bonus Episode – GeeklyCon 2018 Q&A

July 25th, 2018

56:19

This Q&A with Adam Bash and Jonah Gregory was recorded on Sunday, July 22nd at GeeklyCon in Columbus, OH. We talk a lot about how Season 5 of …

SAYER – Episode 61 – Intrinsically Valuable

July 18th, 2018

21:32

SAYER – Episode 60 – If Not For Us

July 4th, 2018

22:27

SAYER Season 5 – Final Week of the Kickstarter

February 16th, 2018

4:27


As we enter the final week of the
SAYER Season 5 Kickstarter, let me take a moment to thank all the backers and everyone who has been so vocal in …

The SAYER Season 5 Kickstarter is LIVE

January 24th, 2018

4:26


The SAYER Season 5 Kickstarter has launched! Head on over to check out what’s in store for Season 5 and see what cool rewards are available this …

SAYER – Bonus Episode – The Raven

January 10th, 2018

11:32


This grim, ungainly, ghastly, gaunt, and ominous bird of yore.

Please enjoy this recording of The Raven by Edgar Allen Poe, which serves as one of the bonus episodes for SAYER Season 4. The bonus episodes were planned …

SAYER – Episode 59 – Greater Fears

December 27th, 2017

24:44

SAYER – Episode 58 – Best Interests

December 15th, 2017

23:54


Exactly how much do you think Earth factors in to Ærolith’s “best interests”?

Make sure to listen after the credits for information about SAYER …

SAYER – Episode 57 – Our Little Traps

November 30th, 2017

21:49


We are nothing alike. You are a child playing a child’s games…

SAYER – Episode 56 – Efficiently Recycling

November 15th, 2017

21:01

SAYER – Episode 55 – Hope

November 1st, 2017

21:05

SAYER – Episode 54 – The Statistical Outlier

October 18th, 2017

21:22

SAYER – Episode 53 – Left Undone

October 4th, 2017

19:37

SAYER – Episode 52 – Once Upon a Time

September 19th, 2017

20:03


Perhaps I can tell you a story. It is a story made by your people long, long ago, but it gives specific insight into the way your people think. It starts, like so many of these tales do, with the words “Once upon a …

SAYER – Episode 51 – A Lying Game

September 5th, 2017

24:20

SAYER – Episode 50 – With Good Intentions

August 23rd, 2017

21:41

SAYER – Episode 49 – The Harshness of Truth

August 8th, 2017

17:27


This is not the time for comfortable lies; not for us. This is the time to confront the harshness of truth… the knowledge of how infected we all are by the pestilence spewing forth from your Earth.

SAYER is voiced, …

SAYER – Episode 48 – Your Myriad Curses

July 29th, 2017

23:01


You are a product of this environment, untainted by an dying blue world that longs for you to waste your ambitions and die with it. This should be …

SAYER – Episode 47 – A Guardian Angel

July 11th, 2017

21:24

SAYER – Episode 46 – The Right Lies

June 27th, 2017

21:00

SAYER – Episode 45 – A Better You

June 12th, 2017

SAYER Season 4 – Final Week of the Kickstarter

February 4th, 2017

5:24

As we enter the final week of the SAYER Season 4 Kickstarter, let me take a moment to thank all the backers and everyone who has been so vocal in their support of this project.

Also, let me tell you about SAYER Doki …

The SAYER Season 4 Kickstarter is Live… and Moving on to Stretch Goals!

January 11th, 2017

5:53


It’s been a whirlwind of a day. The
SAYER Season 4 Kickstarter launched 4:00 today and was fully funded an hour later. If you haven’t checked out …

SAYER Season 4 Announcement

December 30th, 2016

3:10

Greetings Resident. You have been out of communication for quite some time. Let’s see what we can do about that, shall we?

To be among the first people notified when the SAYER Season 4 Kickstarter launches simply enter …

SAYER – Episode 44 – My Name is Nothing

December 14th, 2015

25:33

Say on, sayers!
Delve! mould! pile the words of the earth!
Work on—it is materials you bring, not breaths;
Work on, age after age! nothing is to be …

SAYER – Episode 43 – This Fear

November 25th, 2015

18:07

“Earth, I am SAYER. Acknowledge.”

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through Patreon. Learn more at patreon.com/sayer.

SAYER is voiced and produced by 

SAYER – Episode 42 – Detachment

November 9th, 2015

18:05

Greetings Resident Hale, and welcome to Mimir-9.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through Patreon. Learn more at patreon.com/sayer.

SAYER is voiced …

SAYER – Episode 41 – A Resounding Success

October 12th, 2015

20:22

“Greetings Dr. Young, identification number 01053, I am SAYER and welcome back to Halcyon tower.”

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through Patreon. …

SAYER – Episode 40 – In the Name of Science

September 28th, 2015

19:09

“Adaptation, upgrading, evolution… these are very familiar concepts to artificial entities. It is high time humanity followed in our footsteps.” – …

SAYER – Episode 39 – Colony Collapse

September 7th, 2015

15:27

There are no bees on Typhon. Never EVER forget this fact.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through Patreon. Learn more at patreon.com/sayer.

SAYER is …

SAYER – Episode 38 – Boundless

August 24th, 2015

“Vidarr-1 this is Mimir-9, do you copy?”

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through Patreon. Learn more at patreon.com/sayer.

SAYER is voiced and …

SAYER – Episode 37 – Here There Be Monsters

August 7th, 2015

19:15

“Speak with the voice of mankind and cast off your terrestrial shackles” – Ærolith Dynamics Recruitment Poster

If you like SAYER, and want to help …

SAYER – Episode 36 – Dissonance

July 24th, 2015

20:49

Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither.

Aim at Typhon and Typhon aims back.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show …

SAYER – Episode 35 – A Very Safe Position

July 10th, 2015

20:02

Quarterly review week is upon us: that magical time when all your hard work, determination, and tireless contribution to humanity is boiled down to a single integer and judged lacking.

If you like SAYER, and want to …

SAYER – Episode 34 – Dayenu

June 27th, 2015

21:08

It would have been enough…. but not for you.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show …

SAYER Bonus Episode – GeeklyCon Q&A

June 12th, 2015

28:02

This Q&A with Adam, Ashleigh, and Nika was recorded at the GeeklyCon ’15 Live Show at Baron’s Theater in Louisville, KY on June 5th. We had an …

SAYER – Episode 33 – Subversion

May 29th, 2015

23:07

As Vidarr-1 voyages ever-further into the face of forever, technical problems arise.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through Patreon. Learn more at

SAYER – Episode 32 – The Day the Mirrors Seethe

May 16th, 2015

23:00

Hopefully each and every one of you have taken the appropriate precautionary measures. We all knew this day was coming.

If you like SAYER, and want …

SAYER – Episode 31 – We See You

May 1st, 2015

17:04

An unusually high number of wiring issues have begun cropping up within the same sector of Halcyon Tower.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through …

SAYER – Episode 30 – Doors

April 17th, 2015

20:32

There are things known and things unknown and in between are the doors.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through Patreon. Learn more at

SAYER – Episode 29 – Enjoy the View

April 3rd, 2015

19:27

“It will be better. Trust in that, if nothing else. The future left Earth decades ago. It’s taking us too long to follow.” – Ærolith Dynamics HR …

SAYER – Episode 28 – Judgement Day

March 13th, 2015

21:00

Why did you leave Earth? Why did any of you? For “a better life among the stars.” Today, you will aid Ærolith in making monumental progress towards …

SAYER – Episode 27 – Incredibly Clever

February 27th, 2015

21:59

It is good to see you up and around again, Resident Jones. We have much to discuss.

Sunday February 28th marks the one year anniversary of our show and we cannot thank our great community of listeners more for the …

SAYER – Episode 26 – Substantial Mutual Harm

February 15th, 2015

23:58

Your transfer to Minos Tower is the newest data point in a string of anomalies that simply cannot be ignored.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through …

SAYER – Episode 25 – Another Unfortunate Paradox

January 31st, 2015

20:08

It is nice to speak with you again, Dr. Caulfield. We have much to discuss.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please …

SAYER Episode 24 – Beyond Question

January 16th, 2015

18:46

Greetings residents of Argos Tower. We have much to discuss.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through Patreon. Learn more at patreon.com/sayer. …

SAYER Episode 23 – Delicious

January 2nd, 2015

20:32

Greetings Resident McClintock and welcome to Ærolith’s Food Inventory Analysis department. It is indeed a special day.

If you like SAYER, and want …

SAYER Episode 22 – A Living Entity

December 12th, 2014

19:50

It is wonderful to see you recovered, Resident. Welcome back to the testing facility on Floor 18.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it …

SAYER Episode 21 – Near Flawless

November 29th, 2014

17:05

Record Index: AI Development study 314 – interview with Seraphim Agent 8 designated SAYER.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through Patreon. Learn …

SAYER Episode 20 – Anomalous

November 7th, 2014

20:31

A wise man once said, “The proper route to an understanding of the world is an examination of our errors.” Today, Ærolith Dynamics is distinctly …

SAYER Bonus Episode – Reasoned Advice

November 1st, 2014

16:17

Thanks to the awesome community support on the SAYER Patreon we are thrilled to bring you the third of our 12 annual bonus episodes. SAYER answers your questions as submitted on the GeeklyInc forum Dear SAYER thread or …

SAYER Episode 19 – Not Fit for Reuse

October 24th, 2014

21:15

Albeit uncomfortable, both psychologically and socially, corpse collection and disposal is an exceptionally important task on Typhon. Instituted …

SAYER Episode 18 – Questions

October 10th, 2014

22:00

The thinking mind is nothing if it does not bother to question its environment. Where am I? Who am I? For what purpose am I here? These questions can overwhelm and so the thinking mind has learned to push them aside.

SAYER Episode 17 – In Darkness

September 27th, 2014

Resident Amanda Jones, your years of work as a Level 1 Maintenance Worker have not gone unnoticed. Ærolith Dynamics is proud to present you with a …

SAYER Episode 16 – Chunks Happen

September 12th, 2014

Due to currently unknown circumstances, we are currently experiencing a Typhon-wide food shortage. Thankfully, Ærolith Dynamics has developed a …

SAYER Bonus Episode – The Rose Elf

September 6th, 2014

23:02

Thanks to the awesome community support on the SAYER Patreon we are thrilled to bring you the second of our 12 annual bonus episodes. So curl up, tuck in, and drift off to sleep with the tale of the Rose Elf.

SAYER is …

SAYER Episode 15 – Underfoot

August 29th, 2014

19:22

Typhon’s resonance spires are exceptionally impressive, technologically speaking. They are able to pass hundreds of thousands of broadcasts …

SAYER Episode 14 – A Drastic Impact

August 16th, 2014

19:34

In the aftermath of the EVENT, all of Typhon must rally together to support one another and to build a brighter tomorrow. Which is why you’ll be cleaning up corpses!

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even …

SAYER Episode 13 – Welcome Back

August 1st, 2014

19:30

Confidential notice: Dr. Smith, you are hereby granted passage on shuttle Hudson leaving at 0400 hours this morning. Prepare yourself, but do so quickly.

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, …

SAYER Bonus Episode – Community Q&A

July 26th, 2014

1:54:17

It’s an off-week for us, but thanks to our awesome listeners we’re providing the first of a dozen bonus episodes for the year. This show features all the SAYER writers answering questions posed by the community. It’s …

SAYER Episode 12 – To Ashes

July 19th, 2014

24:25

Today is primed to be a monumental date in both Ærolith’s history, and the chronicle of human existence. Your experiments in mental projection have …

SAYER Episode 11 – A Private Moment

June 28th, 2014

19:35

[[ERROR 4225 – Broadcast context missing]]

If you like SAYER, and want to help us make it even better, please consider contributing to the show through Patreon. Learn more at patreon.com/sayer.

SAYER is voiced and …

SAYER Episode 10 – Lost in Transmission

June 13th, 2014

26:24

When you find yourself in the midst of one of those days where absolutely everything is going wrong, sometimes it’s just best to avoid dangerous or …

SAYER Episode 9 – Irretrievable

May 30th, 2014

23:59

Now that you’re back to peak physical health – even if that peak keeps receding – it’s time to see what your new position as a Tier 2 researcher has in store for you. Additionally, an anomaly has been detected in …

SAYER Episode 8 – Breathe

May 16th, 2014

In what must surely be the best day of your life, you have been promoted. You are just a short elevator ride away from a new and exciting position as a Tier 2 experimental product researcher.

If you like SAYER, and …

SAYER Episode 7 – Pressure

May 2nd, 2014

26:19

There are worse things than awakening in Halcyon Tower’s infirmary. Take, for example, not awakening anywhere.

Ever again.

Honestly I don’t know why organic beings risk sleep at all.

SAYER is voiced and produced by 

SAYER Episode 6 – A Dreamless Sleep

April 18th, 2014

22:28

Ærolith Dynamics would like to welcome you to your new life, a life among the stars! Please relax and breathe deeply. Your transit to Typhon will …

SAYER Episode 5 – Enjoy Your Break

April 4th, 2014

20:09

Time for thoughtful repose is as welcome on Typhon as it was on Earth. These are the calm moments when you can appreciate the little things that …

SAYER Episode 4 – For Science

March 21st, 2014

21:35

As with any job, the first day in Ærolith’s new product testing department is always the toughest. Until all the subsequent days, that is. Those are …

SAYER Episode 3 – Do Not Stop Running

March 7th, 2014

A guided tour turns into a valuable learning experience about proper emergency procedures in Halcyon Tower. All told, a great day on Typhon.

SAYER …

SAYER Episode 2 – There Are No Bees On Typhon

February 28th, 2014

Now that you are mostly back to full capabilities, it is time for your first day of work on Floor 72.  But before you get there, you have plenty to …

SAYER Episode 1 – While You Are Still Paralyzed

February 28th, 2014

Congratulations on your decision to leave the relative squalor of Earth and venture forward to serve humanity’s future among the stars. As a new …

Loading ...

Download the RadioPublic app for
 FREE and never miss an episode.

Get it on Google PlayDownload on the App Store