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Ron's Amazing stories is a weekly podcast which presents truly amazing tales. These will range from dramatic readings to old time radio. We also have interviews with authors, radio personalities and even sports legends.

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Vancouver, WA

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Ron's Amazing stories is a weekly podcast which presents truly amazing tales. These will range from dramatic readings to old time radio. We also have interviews with authors, radio personalities and even sports legends.

Twitter:

@raspodcast

Language:

English

Contact:

360-334-6000


Episodes

#576 - Doc Holliday

1/26/2023
On Ron’s Amazing Stories we have a theme, and it is the western. Our audiobook review is on a novel by the great Louis L’Amour. Then we have two cowboy stories sent in by you guys followed by an episode of Gunsmoke titled Doc Holliday. So get your favorite beverage of choice, relax, and then press that play button. Featured Story - Doc Holliday Our featured story comes from the radio series Gunsmoke. It puts Doc Holliday against a Cattle Baron and his son with Marshall Dillion stuck in the...

Duration:00:59:54

RAS #575 - Bigfoot In Space

1/19/2023
On Ron’s Amazing Stories we have a special show with all new content including a new segment. We have a classic science fiction story titled, I Like Martian Music. Brianna, Olivia, and Brenda share three creepy stories and they are all from Canada. Also, we tell the story of James Harrison who is known as, The Man With The Golden Arm. So press that play button and enjoy the show. Featured Story - I Like Martian Music Our featured story comes from the pulp magazine Fantastic Universe...

Duration:00:59:06

RAS #574 - A Case Of Identity

1/12/2023
This is our first themed program of the Ron’s Amazing Stories podcast in 2023. Rest assured that there will be more to follow. Today we focus on Sherlock Holmes. We will be reviewing a modern day radio drama series from the XM radio producer, Jim French. Also, we will be following that up with the complete and original manuscript from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle himself and his story A case Of Identity. So press that play button and enjoy the show. Featured Story - A Case Of Identity Our featured...

Duration:00:59:18

RAS #573 - Child's Play

1/5/2023
On Ron’s Amazing Stories this time we have four brand new listener tales, and It’s all about the dog. Will Rogers once said, If there are no dogs in heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went. I can’t say he is wrong. Also, we play a science fiction story from the series X-Minus One and we review Andy Weir's newest audiobook, Project Hail Mary. So press that play button and let’s get started. About Sylvia Shults: Sylvia is a Librarian, Author, and Ghost Hunter. She has spent a...

Duration:00:59:33

A Message From Ron in 2022

12/29/2022
Happy new year to you all. It has been quite the year for me and I think all of us. I am taking a break from podcasting this week to bring in 2023 proper. I needed a break and will come back next week with all new stuff. This coming year at Ron’s Amazing stories is going to see some changes. Two that I can tell you about is a new format to your stories and a brand new look to Ghost Stories With Sylvia. As always we will bring you amazing stories from the world of old time radio and I will...

Duration:00:01:27

RAS #572 - The Dark Mirror

12/21/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories this time we have some new stuff mixed with the old. We have three listener stories that are tied together in a pretty unique way. I think you are going to be amazed at just how synergistic your stories can be at times. Then we have a 50’s noir story that when published was way ahead of its time. All in all I think you are going to enjoy it. So press that play button and let’s get started. Program note: I am publishing the podcast a day early this week due to some...

Duration:00:59:21

RAS #571 - The Death Of A Spaceman

12/15/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories this time we have some UFO encounters sent in by listeners Terrell, and Rosalina. Terrell has a strange visitor after seeing a UFO, and Rosa watches a UFO flyby while drinking a very expensive bottle of wine. Then we have a striking story from the pages of the pulp mags about the old spaceman who faces his own mortality. We end the show with a new look at Newton and his discovery of gravity. So sit back, relax and enjoy the show. Featured Story - Death of a Spaceman...

Duration:00:59:23

RAS #570 - Beyond Infinity

12/8/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories this week we have your stories which this time focus on the shadow man. Jason tells about a shadow standing at this bedroom door and Dewey’s shadow turns the power off. Then we have a tale that combines science, cool gadgets, and some espionage thrown in for flavor. This one truly is classic science fiction at its best. Also, on the show we review the audiobook SpecOps Expeditionary Force. So relax, press that play button and enjoy! Featured Story - Beyond Infinity...

Duration:00:58:54

RAS #569 - Sight Gag

12/1/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories this week we have a mixed bag. We open with three incredible ghost adventures - May tells us about her spirit guide, Wisp9988 has an experience with sleep paralysis and loves it, and Amanda tells about her blue grandpa. Our main tale comes from the 60’s pulp mags and tells us all about the FBI Superman who can’t be killed. This one was suggested by listener Doyle Riley. As an added bonus we have a short story titled Resurrection. So grab your favorite beverage and...

Duration:00:59:17

RAS #568 - An Extra Man

11/17/2022
Well It finally happened, a podcaster's worst nightmare. Ron was struck down with laryngitis. He is nearly over it, but it did make putting a show together this week challenging. The good news is that you are getting all new content. The better news is that we are playing a story that we have wanted to run for a long time, but couldn’t because of its length. It comes from the October, 1930 issue of Astounding Stories and takes us into the world of mad science. Featured Story - An Extra Man...

Duration:00:59:44

RAS #567 - The Dog And His Shadow

11/10/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories we are bringing back an old friend to the show. The Blue Beetle. The last time we heard from him was in , and that is far too long. BB is a superhero patrolman who got his start in the comics in 1939. What I will play is his origin story from the classic radio series of the same name. Also on the show, have three stories from you guys. A brand new one from Ray Peyton about a lighter and two chilling tales that should get your blood flowing. Featured Story - The...

Duration:00:59:01

RAS #566 - Robot Killer

11/3/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories we have a pseudo theme on the life and times of Isaac Asimov. We review an audiobook written by him called Robot Dreams. We even play a game of Johnny Is It True where you get to pick which famous Asimovian quote I faked. Add to that a story from the OTR series 2000 plus that is titled Robot Killer, well I think you get the idea. Not too worry though it is not all robots there are two ghost stories sent in by Richard and Tambra that are quite creepy. Featured Story -...

Duration:00:59:22

RAS #565 - It's Just Spooky

10/27/2022
This time on Ron’s Amazing Stories we are in the 5th week of the Month Of Spooky, and I have to say we have some stories! We have three from you guys; A promise kept, A ghost in a bumblebee suit, and ghost kids storm a dorm. Then we head to the OTR series Light’s Out for two creepy tales from the mind of Arch Obler; Chicken Heart and one called The Dark. We continue with a haunted manor house, and close the show with a madman. [Insert Evil Laugh here] So, if you dare, press that play button...

Duration:00:59:11

RAS #564 - The Vengeful Corpse

10/20/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories we have another week of the spooky and this time we go full throttle on the horror. We head into the dream world with two great listener stories. A phantom boy in a pole barn and a ghost invades Elena’s dreams. Our featured story is about a vengeful witch on a killing spree. Finally, the podcast winds down with a special Johnny Is It True ghost stories edition. So press that play button and enjoy the show. Featured Story - The Vengeful Corpse Our featured story comes...

Duration:00:59:52

RAS #563 - The Experiment

10/13/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories this time we perform the great experiment. Can old time radio be played in the style of MST3k? Ron and Sylvia attempt to take on the classic The Thing On Fourble Board from the OTR series Quiet Please. Can we pull it off? Also, on the show we have two new stories from you guys. Janice watches a woman disappear and Alma encounters a Dybbuk. Want to know more? Press that play button. Featured Story - The Thing On The Fourble Board An oil rig worker discovers an...

Duration:00:59:02

RAS #562 - Encounter In The Corn Maze

10/6/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories we have an epic story sent in by ghost hunter Oliver Robertson. It should blow your mind. Also this week we continue the Month of Spooky with a tale that has been called one of the scariest recorded during the golden age of radio. If you have not heard The House in Cypress Canyon be prepared to have your mind blown for a second time in one podcast. The twists and turns in this one are amazing. So, if you haven't already, press that play button and enjoy! Featured...

Duration:00:59:24

RAS #561 - Evening Primrose

9/29/2022
Every year on Ron’s Amazing Stories we turn to the macabre and take a look at the dark side. We call this The Month Of Spooky. In this episode it is all about the doll. That cute and cuddly creature that is stuff of nightmares. Movies like Child’s Play or Annabelle have turned these figurines of joy into menaces and harbingers of evil. What we have are three doll stories sent in by you; An Elsa doll, Gramma’s favorite doll, and a jealous Clown Doll. Then we will play one of the top 31...

Duration:00:59:18

RAS #560 - Creepy Stories

9/22/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories Sylvia Shults is back and we have more great ghost stories! This time we bring the creepiest stories we have ever heard. Ron tells a tale from a ghost town in Arizona and Sylvia has bodies falling from the sky. We also chat a bit about the upcoming Month Of Spooky, reminisce about the story of Lizzy Borden and tell a few Short Story Gems. What are those you might ask? Well, press that play button and find out. About Sylvia Shults: Sylvia is a Librarian, Author, and...

Duration:00:59:24

RAS #559 - Come Into My Parlor

9/15/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories we have so much good stuff that I am not even sure it is legal (speaking metaphorically of course). What we have is legal and pretty good. We have three ghost stories from you guys, two classic science fiction stories, and a brand new Our Amazing Stories that looks at some astonishing women! So let's get to this stuff by pressing that play button. Featured Story - Come Into My Parlor Our featured story this week is a strange tale that first appeared in Science...

Duration:00:58:55

RAS #558 - Nightfall And Other Stories

9/8/2022
On Ron’s Amazing Stories it is all about Nightfall. I am talking about the classic SciFi story written by Isaac Asimov. We will hear the origins of the story, some thoughts about it, and the radio adaptation of it from the OTR series X-Minus One. We also have two new ghost stories from the listeners. A pool boy ghost leaves his hand prints behind and a headless woman roams Iroquois Park in Louisville, Kentucky. So press that play button and enjoy the show. Featured Story - Nightfall Our...

Duration:00:59:20