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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. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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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. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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English


Episodes

Tales to Terrify 507 Natalie Ironside

10/15/2021
Welcome to Episode 507. Our revamped Patreon goes live this weekend! For fiction, we have one tale about a young woman who travels into the dark woods in search of her deepest desire. COMING UP Good Evening: Patreon Updates: 00:01:06 Natalie Ironside’s The Wishing Tree as read by Krystal Hammond: 00:07:12 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify Merch Natalie Ironside Krystal Hammond Krystal Hammond on Twitter (@thekmhammond) Original Score...

Duration:00:54:34

Tales to Terrify 506 Alex Norton Louis Evans

10/8/2021
Welcome to Episode 506. Lots of news this week, starting with a contest to win your copy of The Amityville Moon and Dark Matter Magazine’s special issue. Next, we meet a girl whose bullies may soon regret it, then a woman desperate for a job gets more than she bargained for. COMING UP Good Evening: The Amityville Moon, Dark Matter Magazine, Patreon, Thank Yous : 00:01:06 Alex Norton’s The Balefire as read by David Darke: 00:07:16 Louis Evans’ The Adjunct of Arkham as read by Georgia...

Duration:01:02:47

Tales to Terrify 505 Hailey Piper

10/1/2021
Welcome to Episode 505. This week we meet a female ship captain who falls for the heiress to an isolated seaside manor. But there’s something sinister that lurks below the waves and stalks the halls by moonlight. COMING UP Good Evening: Thank-yous: 00:01:06 Hailey Piper’s An Invitation to Darkness as read by Heather Thomas: 00:03:35 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify Merch Hailey Piper Hailey Piper on Twitter (@HaileyPiperSays) Original...

Duration:01:17:39

Tales to Terrify 504 Brad Kelechava JM Merryt

9/24/2021
Welcome to Episode 504. We have two tales for you this week. First, a would-be hero discovers he may be the one who needs saving. Then, we come face-to-face with creatures that feed on the corpse of a god. COMING UP Good Evening: Patreon update, flash submissions and thank-yous: 00:01:06 Brad Kelechava’s The Gumdrop People as read by Stephen Gagin: 00:06:35 JM Merryt’s The Bargain as read by Seth Williams: 00:22:49 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales...

Duration:00:51:27

Tales to Terrify 503 Patrick Barb

9/17/2021
Welcome to Episode 503. This week we meet a group of boys who skip school to get high in the junkyard. They quickly discover, though, that they may be destined for greater, darker things. COMING UP Good Evening: Thanks and Patreon Update: 00:01:06 Patrick Barb’s The Other Half of the Battle as read by Anthony Babington: 00:05:14 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify Merch Patrick Barb Patrick Barb on Twitter (@pbarb) Anthony Babington on...

Duration:00:52:59

Tales to Terrify 502 Matthew Nichols

9/10/2021
Welcome to Episode 502. Thank you to everyone who joined us on Patreon and PayPal this last week! For fiction tonight, we meet a young girl who discovers the true fierceness of her mother’s love. COMING UP Good Evening: Thank-you and Narrators: 00:01:06 Matthew Nichol’s Mama Loves You as read by Michelle Kane: 00:05:32 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify Merch Narrate for Us Michelle Kane on Twitter (@shelldavis72) Original Score by...

Duration:00:53:23

Tales to Terrify 501 Caitlin Marceau

9/3/2021
Welcome to Episode 501. This week we have one tale for you, about a bullied boy who makes a new friend. But can he be trusted? COMING UP Good Evening: Narrator Call, Support and Thank Yous: 00:01:06 [Trigger] Caitlin Marceau’s Run as read by Dennis Robinson: 00:07:03 TRIGGER WARNINGS Run contains scenes of Bullying and Child Harm/Death PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify Merch Volunteer to Narrate Caitlin Marceau Hive Head Studios...

Duration:00:51:01

Tales to Terrify 500th Episode Special (Part 2)

8/27/2021
Welcome to part two of our 500th episode special! A few greetings and thank-you from our amazing staff to kick things off, followed by more familiar names and voices. First, a witch’s spell binds two women together, even after death. Then, there’s something terribly wrong with the mirrors. Finally, we meet a man who loves his lawn more than anything (or anyone) else. COMING UP Good Evening: A Brief Reminiscence: 00:01:06 Thank You from the Staff: 00:07:20 Lindsay King-Miller’s Elegy for...

Duration:01:57:55

Tales to Terrify 500th Episode Special (Part 1)

8/20/2021
Welcome to Episode 499. We’re celebrating the eve of our 500th episode with three deliciously dark tales, read by some legendary voices in horror podcasting. First, we meet a man who’s afraid his past won’t stay buried. Then an amateur ghost-hunter gets his big break. Finally, we discover the immense power of a single word. COMING UP Good Evening: Happy Horrormas Eve: 00:01:06 Keith O’Neill’s Rise Up in the Falling Rain as read by David Cummings: 00:03:55 Rick Kennett’s The Outsider as...

Duration:02:23:21

Tales to Terrify 498 Rose Blackthorn Eric Fomley Nathaniel Lee

8/13/2021
Welcome to Episode 498. We’ve got three tales for you this week, about an old house that needs more than a fresh coat of paint, a girl who finally makes her first friend, and a shelter dog whose rescuers may be the ones who need rescuing. COMING UP Good Evening: People’s Choice Podcast Awards: 00:01:06 Rose Blackthorn’s Forever as read by Nicole Swanson: 00:03:36 Eric Fomley’s Give or Take as read by Krystal Hammond: 00:13:06 Nathaniel Lee’s Azazel as read by Scott Fulps:...

Duration:00:54:49

Tales to Terrify 497 Dan Klefstad Teal Greyhavens

8/6/2021
Welcome to Episode 497. This week we have two tales for you: about the challenges of being employed by the undead, and that deep, dark secret you’ve kept buried down inside. COMING UP Good Evening: 00:01:06 Dan Klefstad’s Stay Dead as read by James Barnett: 00:04:13 Teal Greyhavens’ Remain Seated as read by Andrew Gibson: 00:22:33 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify Merch Dan Klefstad Dan Klefstad on Twitter (@danklefstad) James...

Duration:00:53:38

Tales to Terrify 496 Jude Reid

7/30/2021
Welcome to Episode 496. This week we dive right into our fiction. We have one longer tale for you – a dangerous case of false identities, murderous revenge and occult powers far beyond control. COMING UP Good Evening: Episode 500 Sneak Peek: 00:01:06 Jude Reid’s The Boleskin House Affair as read by Maurine McLean: 00:03:30 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify Merch Original Score by Nebulus Entertainment Nebulus on Facebook Nebulus on...

Duration:01:05:27

Tales to Terrify 495 Flash Contest Winners

7/23/2021
Welcome to Episode 495. This week we hear the winners of our Spring Flash Fiction Contest, based on the painting “Boy’s Head” by Gustaw Gwozdecki. COMING UP Good Evening: 00:01:06 Runner-up: My Dead Girl by Amy Sampson-Cutler as read by Summer Brooks: 00:04:08 Runner-up: Viridian Green by Christi Nogle as read by Bryce Dahle: 00:08:12 Runner-up: The Nightmare Boy by James Cannice as read by Austin Stern: 00:15:10 Runner-up: The Nightmare She Wears by Kerri-Leigh Grady as read by Amy...

Duration:00:45:05

Tales to Terrify 494 Laura DeHaan

7/16/2021
Welcome to Episode 494. We start with a chance to win a copy of A Quiet Place Part II. Then, we learn how far one family will go to love its blackest of sheep. COMING UP Good Evening: A Quiet Place Part II Giveaway, Podcast Awards: 00:01:06 Laura DeHaan’s When You Love Someone as read by Dan Gurzynski: 00:05:25 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify Merch Laura DeHaan Dan Gurzynski on Librivox Original Score by Nebulus...

Duration:00:47:56

Tales to Terrify 493 Robert A. Francis Jeff Ronan

7/9/2021
Welcome to Episode 493. We have two tales for you this week, about desperate times (and desperate measures), and a dog that must question his loyalty to the master. COMING UP Good Evening: Submissions, Thank-yous, Podcast Awards: 00:01:06 Robert A. Francis’ This Most Fertile Earth as read by Andrew Gibson: 00:06:02 [Trigger] Jeff Ronan’s Dog as read by Jesse Holt: 00:32:01 TRIGGER WARNINGS Dog contains scenes of child abuse/neglect. PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the...

Duration:01:05:23

Tales to Terrify 492 Nico Bell H. L. Fullerton

7/2/2021
Welcome to Episode 492. Meet the winner of our design contest, Molly Reifler! Also, submissions are winding to an end. Better hurry! For fiction, we have two tales for you: about a young detective whose morals are put to the ultimate test, and a man whose addiction threatens the universe… and beyond. COMING UP Good Evening: Contest Winner, Submissions Closing: 00:01:06 Nico Bell’s Lena’s Ghost as read by Seth Williams: 00:04:50 H. L. Fullerton’s Sober Kevin is a Bitch as read by Drew...

Duration:00:53:33

Tales to Terrify 490 Louis B. Rosenberg Grant Longstaff

6/25/2021
Welcome to Episode 490. This week we dive right into our fiction. We have two tales for you: about the tender first moments of consciousness and the tattered remnants of an old friendship. COMING UP Good Evening: 00:01:06 Louis B. Rosenberg’s Conception as read by Seth Williams: 00:05:06 Grant Longstaff’s Dog (Does Not) Eat Dog as read by Anthony Babington: 00:19:52 PERTINENT LINKS Support us on Patreon! Spread the darkness. Shop Tales to Terrify Merch Louis B. Rosenberg on...

Duration:00:54:54

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