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The unseen creature whose ravenous fangs dog your every step as your footfalls echo down the midnight alleyway. — A long, icy shadow looming over you, making the hairs on your neck rise and your breath turn to ragged puffs of mist. — Unearthly howls that pierce the night, pulling you from the comfort of sleep with feverish, heart-pounding dread. — Welcome to Tales to Terrify, a weekly horror fiction podcast that gets under your skin, lays eggs and hatches writhing baby horrors nursed on your darkest fears. We're unique in our simplicity, bringing pure tales of terror to your ears audiobook-style – unadulterated and unadorned. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/talestoterrify.

The unseen creature whose ravenous fangs dog your every step as your footfalls echo down the midnight alleyway. — A long, icy shadow looming over you, making the hairs on your neck rise and your breath turn to ragged puffs of mist. — Unearthly howls that pierce the night, pulling you from the comfort of sleep with feverish, heart-pounding dread. — Welcome to Tales to Terrify, a weekly horror fiction podcast that gets under your skin, lays eggs and hatches writhing baby horrors nursed on your darkest fears. We're unique in our simplicity, bringing pure tales of terror to your ears audiobook-style – unadulterated and unadorned. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/talestoterrify.

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The unseen creature whose ravenous fangs dog your every step as your footfalls echo down the midnight alleyway. — A long, icy shadow looming over you, making the hairs on your neck rise and your breath turn to ragged puffs of mist. — Unearthly howls that pierce the night, pulling you from the comfort of sleep with feverish, heart-pounding dread. — Welcome to Tales to Terrify, a weekly horror fiction podcast that gets under your skin, lays eggs and hatches writhing baby horrors nursed on your darkest fears. We're unique in our simplicity, bringing pure tales of terror to your ears audiobook-style – unadulterated and unadorned. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/talestoterrify.

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English


Episodes

Tales to Terrify 480 Libby Young DW Davis Chris Kuriata

4/9/2021
Welcome to Episode 480. This week we meet Canada’s occult Prime Minister. For fiction, we have three tales for you: about a secret fishing spot, an unusual inheritance and a therapeutic massage. COMING UP Good Evening: Submissions, #Reviews4Good: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Canada’s Occult Prime Minister: 00:04:27 Libby Young’s The Catch as read by Meredith McNeill: 00:15:33 D. W. Davis’ Wear Wolf as read by Jesse Holt: 00:25:08 Chris Kuriata’s Magic Touch Spa as read by Summer Brooks:...

Duration:00:56:05

Tales to Terrify 479 Caitlin Marceau

4/2/2021
Welcome to Episode 479. This week we explore one of the most famous haunting in Canadian history. For fiction, we have one tale for you, about a cure that may be worse than the disease. COMING UP Good Evening: Correction, Reviews and Submissions: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: The Baldoon Mystery: 00:05:25 Caitlin Marceau’s Infected as read by Josie Babin: 00:20:43 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify Merch Jessup’s General Store Caitlin...

Duration:01:28:08

Tales to Terrify 478 Christopher Cosmos Sam Rebelein Ariana Ferrante

3/26/2021
Welcome to Episode 478. This week we find out who the winners of our flash fiction contest are. Then, we unearth tragedy in Woodstock, Ontario. For fiction, we have three tales: about a woman in doubt, haunted land and an unprepared pet sitter. COMING UP Good Evening: Flash Contest Winner, Submissions, Thank-yous: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Woodstock, Ontario: 00:05:26 Christopher Cosmos’ Rakshasa as read by Seth Williams: 00:15:58 Sam Rebelein’s People Are Dying as read by Dennis Robinson:...

Duration:00:58:39

Tales to Terrify 477 Paul Dicken David Sandwich Eric Fomley

3/19/2021
Welcome to Episode 477. This week we stick around Niagara to visit an old fort and the many ‘residents’ that call it home. For fiction, we have three tales, about a monster on the loose, a tense breakfast, and a delivery driver’s run-in with someone eager to buy his cargo. COMING UP Good Evening: Submissions, Thank-yous: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Fort George, Ontario: 00:04:46 Paul Dicken’s Scratch, Scratch, Scratch as read by Evan Morgenstern: 00:19:46 David Sandwich’s Breakfast at the...

Duration:00:55:35

Tales to Terrify 476 Philip Fracassi

3/12/2021
Welcome to Episode 476. This week we travel to Niagara Falls, Ontario with a handful of matches. Then, we have one longer tale, about a boy whose new home has the perfect treehouse. Now if only it wasn’t already occupied. COMING UP Good Evening: Submissions and Thank-yous: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Niagara Falls, ON: 00:02:19 Philip Fracassi’s I Think My Treehouse is Haunted as read by Drew Mallory: 00:12:06 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to...

Duration:01:10:51

Tales to Terrify 475 Eric J Guignard

3/5/2021
Welcome to Episode 475. We’re in Nunavut again this week for a peek at the people that pass between worlds. For fiction, we have one longer tale… a coming of age story about spontaneous human combustion and the end of the world. COMING UP Good Evening: Flash Contest, Thank-yous: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: The Shadow People, Nunavut: 00:02:45 Eric J. Guignard’s A Case Study in Natural Selection and How It Applies to Love as read by Rish Outfield: 00:13:30 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on...

Duration:01:07:41

Tales to Terrify 474 Christi Nogle Frank Oreto

2/26/2021
Welcome to Episode 474. This week we head back up north to meet some strange arctic visitors. For fiction, we have two tales for you. First, a pair of sisters spend some time together on the beach. Then, we witness a man eat a baby on a crowded city street. But it's not what you think. Really. COMING UP Good Evening: Flash Contest, Thank-yous, Dark Matter Issue Two: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: King Williams Island, Nunavut: 00:03:25 Christi Nogle’s You Will Make Me Strong Again as read by...

Duration:00:55:13

Tales to Terrify 473 Christi Nogle (Double Feature)

2/19/2021
Welcome to Episode 473. We have a Christi Nogle double-feature for you this week. First, we get a new perspective on the portrait of an ageless man. Then, a young woman on the cusp of independence reflects on her past. COMING UP Good Evening: Flash Contest: 00:01:06 Christi Nogle’s Portrait of Basil Hallward as read by Bryce Dahle: 00:03:52 Christi Nogle’s Move-in Weekend as read by Sarah Mehra: 00:20:56 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify...

Duration:00:46:34

Tales to Terrify 472 O D Hegre H L Fullerton

2/12/2021
Welcome to Episode 472. We’re going to cool our heels again this week, but we’ve got two stories that are sure to make up for it. First, a man learns his wife is a witch… the hard way. Then, a woman digs deep to reclaim her memory after surviving a massacre. But she may not like who she uncovers. COMING UP Good Evening: Flash Contest, StokerCon 2021: 00:01:06 O. D. Hegre’s Extermination as read by Danielle Hewitt: 00:04:52 [Trigger] H. L. Fullerton’s Lend Me Hands, Idle and Sharp as read...

Duration:00:51:44

Tales to Terrify 471 Liam Hogan Marius Dicomites

2/5/2021
Welcome to Episode 471. This week, we’re taking a break from our travels again to catch up on a few things. For fiction, we have two tales for you: First, we get a new appreciation for the phrase, “be careful what you wish for.” Then, a man at his mother’s death bed finds her final moments even more traumatic than he could have imagined. COMING UP Good Evening: Flash Contest, Travels Hiatus: 00:01:06 Liam Hogan’s Penny Prince as read by Matt Dovey: 00:05:02 Marius Dicomites’ The...

Duration:00:52:17

Tales to Terrify 470 Jackie Bee Todd Keisling

1/29/2021
Welcome to Episode 470. This week we travel to the Northwest Territories to explore a valley known for losing heads. For fiction, we have two tales for you. First, a woman goes to great lengths to hide her mistakes. Then, a bus terminal guard has his reality turned upside down after a chance encounter with an unusual stranger. COMING UP Good Evening: Flash Contest, Staff Update: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Nahanni National Park, NWT: 00:02:13 Jackie Bee’s Mistakes as read by Michelle Kane:...

Duration:00:50:07

Tales to Terrify 469 Christopher Hawkins

1/22/2021
Welcome to Episode 469. This week we make one final stop in Yukon and stumble on an old cabin in the woods. For fiction, we have one tale for you about a shut-in's drastic attempt to lose weight… and the malevolent presence he discovers living inside him. COMING UP Good Evening: Contest, Thanks, The HWA Haunted Library: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: LaSalle’s Cabin, Yukon: 00:03:36 Christopher Hawkins’ Storms of the Present as read by Brian Rollins: 00:18:56 TRIGGER WARNING Storms of the...

Duration:00:58:38

Tales to Terrify 468 Louis B. Rosenberg Julia August

1/15/2021
This week we start with something a bit different. A legendary haunting poem from one of the Yukon’s most famous authors. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about a simple bug fix with catastrophic potential, and a scientist who finds herself on the wrong end of an experiment. COMING UP Good Evening: Flash Contest, Dark Matter Magazine: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Yukon & Robert W. Service’s The Cremation of Sam McGee: 00:02:30 Louis B. Rosenberg’s Dogs, Cats and the End of the World as...

Duration:00:49:48

Tales to Terrify 467 Tabitha Lord

1/8/2021
Welcome to Episode 467. This week we travel to Whitehorse, Yukon for a peek inside the city’s most haunted house. For fiction, we have one tale for you, about a woman who unravels a mystery from her youth. COMING UP Good Evening: News, Thank-yous and Reviews: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Captain Campbell House, Whitehorse, Yukon: 00:02:21 Tabitha Lord’s Lady in Blue as read by Maurine McLean: 00:16:39 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify...

Duration:01:12:16

Tales to Terrify 466 R H Dixon Roy Bishop

1/1/2021
Welcome to Episode 466 and Happy New Year! For fiction, we have two tales for you. First, a woman’s world closes in after losing a beloved pet. Then, a man on a lucky streak discovers that the sweet taste of winning eventually goes sour. COMING UP Good Evening: Happy New Year!: 00:01:06 R. H. Dixon’s The Hole in the Wall as read by Alex Ford: 00:05:01 Roy Bishop’s Hot Streak as read by Dennis Robinson: 00:22:45 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to...

Duration:00:54:20

Tales to Terrify BONUS Rob Carroll (Dark Matter Magazine)

12/31/2020
Happy New Year’s Eve and welcome to this special bonus episode, courtesy of our friends at Dark Matter Magazine. We have for you a dark tale from the not too distant future about the fragile nature of reality… and fine print. Then, I sit down for a chat with Rob Carroll, Editor-in-Chief of Dark Matter Magazine. COMING UP Welcome and Intro to Dark Matter Magazine: 00:01:06 Rob Carroll’s Violated Terms of Service as read by Drew Sebesteny: 00:03:25 An Interview with Rob Carroll of Dark...

Duration:01:36:34

Tales to Terrify 465 Rick Kennett

12/25/2020
Merry Christmas! This week we have some festive folklore to start things off. A tale with kids, cannibalism and old Saint Nick. For fiction, we have the tale of a salvage crew that may be sailing home with more than they bargained for. COMING UP Good Evening: Happy Holidays, Bonuses and Thank Yous: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Saint Nick and the Butcher: 00:02:56 Rick Kennett’s Out of the Storm as read by Dan Gurzynski: 00:13:58 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the...

Duration:00:50:07

Tales to Terrify 464 Sonora Taylor

12/18/2020
Welcome to Episode 464. This week we make one last stop in Manitoba to learn the ghostly origin behind a roadside monument. For fiction, we have one tale that follows a boy growing up in a world where death and grief don’t mean what they once did. COMING UP Good Evening: Holiday Bonuses: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: White Horse Plains, Manitoba: 00:02:05 Sonora Taylor’s Weary Bones as read by Anthony Babington: 00:15:20 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales...

Duration:00:53:50

Tales to Terrify 463 David Stevens Stephanie Kubin

12/11/2020
Welcome to Episode 463. This week we travel to The Pas, Manitoba to learn a thing or two about fur trappers. For fiction, we have two tales for you. The tale of a girl who needs a hand coming out of her shell. Then, a woman explains to the police how an innocent night out turned into anything but. COMING UP Good Evening: Reading, Merch, Shout-outs: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: The Pas, Manitoba: 00:04:20 David Stevens’ Born Free as read by Amy Paonessa: 00:20:51 Stephanie Kubin’s I Didn’t...

Duration:01:13:46

Tales to Terrify 462 Leah Capgras Timothy G Huguenin

12/4/2020
Welcome to Episode 462. This week we unearth some Icelandic history in the middle of Manitoba. For fiction, we have two tales for you. A man returns to life… and not for the first time. Then, a repentant boy’s prayers call forth something he never could have expected. Coming Up Good Evening: Thanks, Reviews and Merch: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Nes Cemetery, Manitoba: 00:03:53 Leah Capgras’ Red Lotus as read by Brian Dobyns: 00:15:35 Timothy G. Huguenin’s The Apocalypse of Moses as read by...

Duration:01:03:24