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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 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

Tales to Terrify 461 JAW McCarthy

11/27/2020
Welcome to Episode 461. This week we wander the tombstones of St. John’s Cathedral in Winnipeg. For fiction, we have one tale about the haunting of a lifetime. Coming Up Good Evening: Patreon and Merch: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: St. John’s Cathedral, Winnipeg: 00:02:53 J.A.W. McCarthy’s Every Time She Kills Him as read by Jasmine Arch: 00:14:06 Pertinent Links Spread the darkness. Support us on Patreon! Get Your Tales to Terrify Merch Jessup’s General Store J.A.W. McCarthy J.A.W....

Duration:00:53:20

Tales to Terrify 460 Donyae Coles Lauren Mills

11/20/2020
Welcome to Episode 460. This week we hop a Red River cart to Winnipeg, Manitoba. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about how hard it can be to escape a spider’s web and why a lighthouse may not be the best place to hide. Coming Up Good Evening: New Merch: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Lower Fort Garry, Winnipeg: 00:02:03 Donyae Coles’ The Lighthouse as read by Amy Paonessa: 00:15:57 [Trigger] Lauren Mills’ The Spider as read by Danielle Hewitt: 00:27:15 Trigger Warnings The Spider...

Duration:00:52:19

Tales to Terrify 459 Buck Hanno Deborah L. Davitt

11/13/2020
Welcome to Episode 459. This week we’re back in Cypress Hills Park to visit everyone’s favourite horror destination: summer camp. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about a retirement home at the end of the world and a family who endures centuries… but not without cost. Coming Up Good Evening: Happy Friday the 13th: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Cypress Hills Summer Camps: 00:02:24 Buck Hanno’s The Really Old Ones as read by David Darke: 00:19:14 Deborah L. Davitt’s Two in One as read by...

Duration:01:16:59

Tales to Terrify 458 Jude Reid

11/6/2020
Welcome to Episode 458. This week we travel to Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park in search of darkness among the trees. For fiction, we have one tale for you that teaches us why the balance between land and sea must be maintained. Coming Up Good Evening: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Cypress Hills: 00:01:27 Jude Reid’s The Lightkeepers as read by JK Shepler: 00:14:26 Pertinent Links Spread the darkness. Support us on Patreon! JK Shepler @ Down the Movie Hole Original Score by Jared...

Duration:01:08:18

Tales to Terrify 457 Rory Say Michael Bondies H.P. Lovecraft

10/30/2020
Welcome to Episode 457. Happy Halloween! This week we take a look at the story between a haunted holiday staples. Then, we discover a different kind of winter through the eyes of a child before learning a woman’s secret to breathtaking, beautiful roses. But wait, there's more: we’ve also got an extra tale for you to help celebrate the season – a classic by H.P. Lovecraft. Coming Up Good Evening: Submissions & Happy Halloween: 00:01:06 Dark Origins: Jack of the Lantern: 00:03:42 Rory...

Duration:01:40:39

Tales to Terrify 456 S. W. Pisciotta Arthur Davis

10/23/2020
Welcome to Episode 456. This week we travel to a small town diner for a cup of joe. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about the man faces of death and why drinking makes it harder to catch a fly. Coming Up Good Evening: Submissions, Patreon Packs, Thank-Yous: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Flaxcombe, SK Diner: 00:02:36 S. W. Pisciotta’s The Ages of Death as read by Josie Babin: 00:13:42 Arthur Davis’ The Unwelcome Guest as read by Jake Wachholz: 00:23:47 Pertinent Links Spread the...

Duration:00:49:35

Tales to Terrify 455 Jonathan Duckworth Diane Callahan

10/16/2020
Welcome to Episode 455. This week we travel to Qu’Appelle Valley, Saskatchewan for a romantic, moonlit canoe trip. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about a different kind of town fair and the thrill of discovering a new sense. Coming Up Good Evening: Submissions, Thank-yous, Haunting at Home: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Qu’Appelle Valley, Saskatchewan: 00:05:23 Jonathan Duckworth’s Someplaces It’s Turnips as read by Austin Stern: 00:15:47 Diane Callahan’s A Smell Like a Hand Around...

Duration:00:43:45

Tales to Terrify 454 Shawn W. Foley

10/9/2020
Welcome to Episode 454. This week we board a train in Medicine Hat, Alberta. For fiction, we have one tale for you about a wedding planner with some very… particular clients. Coming Up Good Evening: Haunting at Home and Submissions: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Medicine Hat Phantom Train: 00:04:43 Shawn W. Foley’s Wedding of the Century as read by Alex Ford: 00:15:27 Pertinent Links Spread the darkness. Support us on Patreon! The Haunting at Home Alex Ford @ Facebook Alex Ford @...

Duration:01:13:11

Tales to Terrify 453 Flash Fiction Contest Winners

10/2/2020
Welcome to Episode 453. We have a very special episode this week: the winners of our first Flash Fiction Contest. We have four short tales for you: a woman’s attempt to halt death, a piece of art induces madness, a mother frightened by a scary story, and a dreadful inheritance. Coming Up Good Evening: New Faces & Shout Outs: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Italy’s Poveglia Island: 00:02:51 Runner Up: John Waite’s Exhibit Label as read by Evan Morgenstern: 00:16:27 Runner Up: Frauke Uhlenbruch’s...

Duration:00:49:51

Tales to Terrify 452 Andrew L. Hodges

9/25/2020
Welcome to Episode 452. Still on hiatus from our travels, but we have one tale for you about a man’s escape from a cold, loveless marriage. Coming Up Good Evening: Flash Contest Update: 00:01:06 Andrew L. Hodges’ Blue and White as read by Scott Fulps: 00:03:32 Pertinent Links Spread the darkness. Support us on Patreon! Original Score by Jared Robinson/Nebulus Entertainment Nebulus @ Facebook Nebulus @ Instagram Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/talestoterrify. See...

Duration:00:48:47

Tales to Terrify 451 Alex Ebenstein M. Regan

9/18/2020
Welcome to Episode 451. We’re taking a breather for our travels this week. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about a son’s cry for attention and a bad case of existential indigestion. Coming Up Good Evening: Submissions: 00:01:06 Alex Ebenstein’s My Brother’s Keeper as read by Dan Gurzynski: 00:02:58 M. Regan’s Revelation 2:17 as read by Seth Williams: 00:08:10 Pertinent Links Spread the darkness. Support us on Patreon! Alex Ebenstein @ Twitter Dan Gurzynski @...

Duration:00:43:23

Tales to Terrify 450 Drew Rogers

9/11/2020
Welcome to Episode 450. This week we stick around Calgary, Alberta to explore its oldest neighbourhood. For fiction, we have one tale about the responsibilities inherited when you murder a monster. Coming Up Good Evening: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Calgary’s Inglewood Neighbourhood: 00:01:26 Drew Rogers’ Monsterkin as read by Anthony Babington: 00:17:41 Pertinent Links Spread the darkness. Support us on Patreon! Drew Rogers @ Twitter Anthony Babington @ Twitter Original Score by Jared...

Duration:01:06:25