Awoken | Podium Audio

By: Michel Noris

Performed by: Seth Podowitz

Released: June 18, 2024

Language: English

Format: Single Narration

As Earth is torn asunder by the arrival of mysterious and magical energy known as Qi, an extraordinary journey begins to unfold, the cataclysm birthing creatures of unimaginable power and abilities drawn from the ancient legends of humanity.
Renly Thorn is returning home for his parents’ unexpected funeral. During his trip to their gravesite, he finds and reconnects with his childhood best friend and cousin, David Thorn. Little do they know that chaos would erupt as they set foot in the secluded grove to pay their respects, the fabric of reality alters before their eyes in a bright flash of light as the sudden clashing of titanic energies unleashed from the arrival of Qi to their world caused an unexpected accident trapping them within a magical layer of flowing crystal, forever changing their destiny.
As time turns and civilization strives to rise from the ashes, Ren and Dave are awakened to a mystical realm of cultivation, a world where power is the ultimate currency, and danger lurks at every turn. Embracing their unique paths granted to them by a god-like entity and guided by a grieving elf in the ways of cultivation, they embark on a thrilling adventure filled with action and mystery.
Amidst the tumultuous landscapes of magic and wonder, the duo uncovers astonishing truths about the existence of mythical beings thought only to exist in myths and legends, revealing a hidden tapestry of enchantment woven into the very fabric of reality.
Prepare to be spellbound as you’re swept into a fantastical tale of growth, discovery, and the unyielding pursuit of power, where ordinary men must rise to become extraordinary heroes as the world’s fate hangs in the balance.



Michel Noris

Mike Noris is an exciting new voice in the literary world, making his mark as a first-time author in the realms of LitRPG and Cultivation genres with his first novel Awoken book One of his Primal Age Series. Residing in Plato, Missouri, he draws inspiration from the tranquil countryside and the vibrant community around him. As a lifelong reader and avid fan of fantasy and science fiction, Mike's love for immersive storytelling led him to embark on his own writing journey. Influenced by literary giants like Robert Jordan, Brandon Sanderson, Aleron Kong, Will Wight, and Michael Chatfield, Mike sought to create captivating narratives that seamlessly blend intricate world-building, rich character development, and exhilarating action. Their works served as beacons of inspiration, igniting his imagination, and fueling his passion for crafting epic tales. Beyond his writing endeavors, Mike actively engages with the writing community, attending conventions and participating in workshops to further hone his skills. When he's not crafting worlds or delving into the latest gaming trends, Mike can be found exploring the great outdoors, seeking inspiration from nature's wonders. He also enjoys spending time with his family and friends, sharing stories, and nurturing his creative spirit. With his boundless imagination and deep admiration for the literary greats, Mike Noris is poised to leave an indelible mark on the LitRPG and Cultivation genres, captivating readers with his innovative narratives and enchanting worlds.



Seth Podowitz