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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 490 Fred Venturini Dan Micklethwaite

6/18/2021
Welcome to Episode 490. This week we start off with a special sneak peek at a brand new novel. Then, a woman’s siblings cause her faith and loyalty to be put to the test. COMING UP Good Evening: Housekeeping: 00:01:06 Excerpt: Prologue from Fred Venturini’s To Dust You Shall Return as read by Drew Sebesteny: 00:04:06 Dan Micklethwaite’s A Runeprayer for Bjarvi as read by Heather Thomas: 00:26:49 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify...

Duration:01:16:14

Tales to Terrify 489 Amal Singh Erica Ciko Campbell

6/11/2021
Welcome to Episode 489. This week we visit Quebec and a different kind of haunted house. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about the power of mourning and unleashing the monster within. COMING UP Good Evening: Design Contest, Night’s End Podcast: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Frozen House, Southern Quebec: 00:02:19 Amal Singh’s Rudali as read by Jasmine Arch: 00:13:48 [Trigger] Erica Ciko Campbell’s Where Monsters Go to Die as read by Krystal Hammond: 00:35:32 TRIGGER WARNINGS Where...

Duration:01:09:03

Tales to Terrify 488 Steven Roisum Sarah Jane Huntington

6/4/2021
Welcome to Episode 488. Tales to Terrify is now on Discord! For fiction, we have two tales for you: about the sacrifice a man must make to save his family, and a mother who just can’t seem to let go of her children. COMING UP Good Evening: Pride, Discord and Design Contest: 00:01:06 Steven Roisum’s Slay It Forward as read by Drew Sebesteny: 00:06:39 Sarah Jane Huntington’s Mama as read by Seth Williams: 00:32:00 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to...

Duration:00:58:52

Tales to Terrify 487 Charlie Davenport Gina Easton

5/28/2021
Welcome to Episode 487. This week, we take a detour to northern Alberta to get up close and personal with one more Wendigo. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about a special gift passed down through generations, and a man whose dark secret catches up with him at last. COMING UP Good Evening: Contest and Submissions: 00:01:06 [Trigger] Dark Travels: Swift Runner, Northern, Alberta: 00:04:04 Charlie Davenport’s The Women in My Family, as read by Emily Strand: 00:22:05 Gina Easton’s...

Duration:01:02:37

Tales to Terrify 486 Timothy G. Huguenin

5/21/2021
Welcome to Episode 486. This week we make one last stop in Ontario to meet a legendary monster hunter. For fiction, we have one tale about the survivors on a stranded spaceship, surrounded by unspeakable terrors, who make one final push for survival. COMING UP Good Evening: StokerCon 2021, Design Contest, Patreon Merch: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Jack Fiddler, Monster Hunter: 00:04:29 Timothy G. Huguenin’s Drifting Into the Black as read by Dennis Robinson: 00:17:14 PERTINENT LINKS Support...

Duration:00:54:41

Tales to Terrify 485 Kevin Moreno Michelle Ann King

5/14/2021
Welcome to Episode 485. This week we travel to the end of the Roman Line road to meet a family with a nefarious reputation. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about why you shouldn’t drink the water and the price of preserving sisterly love. COMING UP Good Evening: Good Deeds, Thanks, Contest: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: The Black Donnellys: 00:06:03 Kevin Moreno’s The Well as read by Sarah Mehra: 00:21:34 Michelle Ann King’s Dead Bodies Don’t Scream as read by Michelle Kane:...

Duration:01:02:57

Tales to Terrify 484 Tony Logan Connie Millard Saraliza Anzaldua

5/7/2021
Welcome to Episode 484. We're getting right to the fiction this week with three short tales: about the beauty (and brevity) of a new life, a cure for writer's block and a family whose efforts to stay together only tear them apart. COMING UP Good Evening: Thank-yous, Trigger Warnings: 00:01:06 [Trigger] Tony Logan’s It’s a Boy as read by Seth Williams: 00:04:08 Connie Millard’s Pen or Perish as read by Seth Williams: 00:10:26 Saraliza Anzaldua’s Left Behind as read by Drew Sebesteny:...

Duration:00:36:55

Tales to Terrify 483 Sarah Hans

4/30/2021
Welcome to Episode 483. This week we travel to London, Ontario to meet a man who’s late for a party. For fiction, we have one tales for you about a man who returns to face a horror that drove him halfway around the world. COMING UP Good Evening: StokerCon 2021, Contest, Submissions: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Eldon House, London, ON: 00:05:07 Sarah Hans’ When the Stars are Right as read by Seth Williams: 00:14:28 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to...

Duration:01:00:48

Tales to Terrify 482 Warren Benedetto Gerri Leen

4/23/2021
Welcome to Episode 482. This week we head back down beneath Toronto and come face to face with a monster. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about lessons in effective body disposal and a bad case of rescuer's remorse. COMING UP Good Evening: Submissions, Reviews and Thank-yous: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: The Cabbagetown Monster: 00:04:20 Warren Benedetto’s Those Who Turn from God as read by James Barnett: 00:18:27 Gerri Leen’s I Give You My Heart as read by Dan Gurzynski:...

Duration:00:50:48

Tales to Terrify 481 Josh Rountree Trevor Tolliver

4/16/2021
Welcome to Episode 481. This week we travel to Toronto to explore the abandoned Lower Bay subway station. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about two soldiers who discover the true terrors of war and a greedy property developer that gets more than they bargained for. COMING UP Good Evening: Hugos, Submissions, Thank-yous, Reviews: 00:01:06 Dark Travels: Toronto, Lower Bay Station: 00:04:41 Josh Rountree’s Snowfather as read by Graeme Dunlop: 00:20:16 Trevor Tolliver’s Cornstalkers...

Duration:01:07:15

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