It may not be quite autumn but it is starting to feel like the time of year when you want to curl up on the sofa or stride out on walk with a good podcast. We selected a few of the best for some summer listening, here are some for autumn.

A New and Ancient Story Charles Eisenstein in conversation with a series of guests: activists and healers, scientists and spiritual teachers, artists and entrepreneurs, indigenous people and those from the elite.

Becoming Wise Another podcast from On Being, this one is it is much shorter listen curated from hundreds of Krista Tippett’s big conversations.

Magic Lessons with Elizabeth Gilbert Builds on the ideas from Elizabeth Gilbert’s book Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear, Gilbert helps creatives find the spark they might be missing.

The Guilty Feminist Hosted by Deborah Frances-White – one of the most listened podcasts in the UK – a forum to discuss the big topics all 21st century feminists agree on, whilst recognising that our lofty principles can sometimes be a bit wobbly and weak.

In Good Company Hosted by Women Who founder Otegha Uwagba with practical advice and interviews – essential listening for working women – whatever age, however experienced or inexperienced.