Season 2 Q&A with Chris Green & Josh Hallmark

July 26, 2017

Chris Green hosts a Q&A covering listener questions on what to expect from season two.


Season 2 Preview: Baked Ham

July 22, 2017

New mail arrives this Fall.


Season 2 Teaser

June 17, 2017

Season 2 arrives November 14.


Season One Roundtable & Wrap Up

May 18, 2017

In the Season One wrap up, Josh and Sara (Karen) are joined by Chris Green (The GravityBeard Show), Steven Pappas (Is This Adulting?), Sara DaSilva (Audible Feast), and Shannon Martin (Podbean) to discuss the season as whole. We talk ethics, the contagious nomenclature of Karen and Ellen, favorite moments, armchair detectives, and Season Two. Plus, Steven takes us down a psychological rabbithole; and the group shares their own Karen and Ellen moments in life.

And, listeners chime in to share their favorite theories, episodes, and highlights of The Karen and Ellen Letters!


Season Finale: The Aftershow (w/ Jeff Powell, Sara Stapleton), Part 2

May 17, 2017

Sara, Jeff, and Josh answer listener questions, talk about the production of the podcast, theorize, and share personal stories of friendship and life lessons.


Season Finale: The Aftershow (w/ Jeff Powell, Sara Stapleton), Part 1

May 17, 2017

In this first part of the final Aftershow, Sara (Karen), Jeff (Mark), and Josh comment on the letters featured in the finale.


Season Finale | Cognitive Dissonance

May 16, 2017

A revealing connection is made. A villain emerges. Josh, Jeff, and Sara do some investigating, with varying success. Ellen leaves something behind. An email is sent. A package is shipped. We see the return of several old characters, and meet some new ones. We learn a shocking truth about one of our letter-writers, that changes everything.

Plus, bloopers and drunken ad-libbing, by Jeff and Sara.


Episodes Eleven & Twelve: The Aftershow (w/ Meghan Costella & Ryanne Steele)

May 15, 2017

What starts off as a morose Aftershow (with all that anti-semitism talk) quickly devolves into drunken hysteria when the word of the day comes up 16 times in two consecutive letters. 


Episode Twelve | We Need To Talk About Karen & Ellen

May 9, 2017

Ellen has an awkward dinner with Karen's family. Karen and Rob use a newspaper article to appraise the mermaid clock. The Karen & Ellen Letters hit the stage, and are quickly retired to a box forever. Someone strange enters the fray. 


Episode Eleven | Uh-oh, Scandal

May 2, 2017

A flashback, a 3rd timeline, and a lot of information about the girls' families. Plus, Mark and Ellen become closer; while Mark and Josh hit a snag.