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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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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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So good so good I wrote so good twice and again.

Wonderful

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Drew, you’re the best. Can’t wait for each episode.

iTunes Ratings

407 Ratings
Average Ratings
309
46
20
10
22

Fantastic

By Dosebot - Jan 29 2020
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So good so good I wrote so good twice and again.

Wonderful

By Grumbleclot - Jan 04 2020
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Drew, you’re the best. Can’t wait for each episode.
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Tales to Terrify

Latest release on Oct 23, 2020

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Rank #1: Tales To Terrify No 85 Mike Allen

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Coming up:

Good evening 0:00:40

Artist, Marc Simonetti 0:01:25

Introduction to “The Red Empress” 0:03:34

Fiction: “The Red Empress” part one of “The Black Fire Concerto” by Mike Allen, narrated by C.S.E. Cooney 0:06:39

Pleasant dreams 1:07:26

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Aug 23 2013

1hr 9mins

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Rank #2: Tales to Terrify Show No 120 Bram Stoker Award Show No 1

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Good evening 0:00:41

Far Fetched Fables 0:01:16

A new book about the craft of horror, “Horror 101: The Way Forward” 0:02:23

Some words about gauging horror 0:04:34

Fiction: “Snapshot” by Patrick Freivald, narrated by Steven Thomas Howell 0:09:09

Fiction: “Code 666” by Michael Reaves, narrated by Stephen Kilpatrick 0:24:10

Mea Culpa 1:07:51

Pleasant dreams: 1:10:0

This Week’s Pertinent URLs:

Far Fetched Fables: www.farfetchedfables.com

“Horror 101: The Way Forward”: http://www.crystallakepub.com/upcoming-titles.php

Patrick Freivald: http://patrickfreivald.blogspot.com

“Blood and Roses” anthology: http://www.amazon.com/Blood-Roses-Roy-C-Booth/dp/1496083385/ref=sr_1_10?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1398184119&sr=1-10&keywords=Scarlet+River+Press

Steven Thomas Howell: www.steventhomashowell.com

Michael Reaves: http://michaelreaveswriter.blogspot.com

Stephen Kilpatrick:...

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Apr 25 2014

1hr 11mins

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Rank #3: Tales to Terrify 368 J. R. Young H. P. Lovecraft

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Good Evening: 00:00:42

J.R. Young’s The Lords of Imagination as read by Jonathan Danz: 00:09:41

H.P. Lovecraft’s The Music of Erich Zann as read by Seth Williams: 00:24:35

Pleasant Dreams: 00:46:58


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J.R. Young

Jonathan Danz

H.P. Lovecraft

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Feb 15 2019

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Rank #4: Tales to Terrify 364 Darin Hlavaz

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Good Evening: 00:00:42

Darin Hlavaz’s A Touch from the Deep as read by Martin Reyto: 00:08:12

Pleasant Dreams: 01:29:07


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National Geographic Dead by Dawn: nationalgeographic.com/tv/dead-by-dawn

Darin Hlavaz: darinhlavaz.com

Martin Reyto @ Librivox: librivox.org/reader/8772

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Jan 18 2019

1hr 31mins

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Rank #5: Tales to Terrify 277 Ambrose Bierce Jeremy Szal

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Coming Up Good Evening: 00:42 Ambrose Bierce’s The Damned Thing as read by Martin Reyto: 04:08 Jeremy Szal’s House of Dolls as read by Dan Rabarts: 30:37 Pleasant Dreams: 48:35 Pertinent Links The District of Wonders Network Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/districtofwonders Ambrose Bierce: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ambrose_Bierce Martin Reyto @ Librivox: https://librivox.org/reader/8772?primary_key=8772&search_category=reader&search_page=1&search_form=get_results Jeremy Szal: https://jeremyszal.com/ Jeremy Szal @ Twitter: https://twitter.com/JeremySzal Dan Rabarts: http://dan.rabarts.com/

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May 19 2017

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Rank #6: Tales to Terrify 281 Lisa Mannetti

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Coming Up Good Evening: 00:44 Lisa Mannetti’s Arbeit Macht Frei as read by Maurine McLean: 04:53 Pleasant Dreams: 45:57 Pertinent Links The District of Wonders Network Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/districtofwonders Lisa Mannetti: http://lisamannetti.com/

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Jun 16 2017

47mins

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Rank #7: Tales to Terrify 209 Thornton Pazuzu

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Jan 22 2016

1hr 3mins

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Rank #8: Tales to Terrify Show No 63 Mike Allen Gary Fry

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Good evening 0:00:41

A Tour of the Abattoir with Mike Allen 0:02:09

FICTION: “The Indelible Strain of Company” by Gary Fry, narrated by John Dodds 0:27:58

Pleasant dreams 1:19:35

Martin Mundt’s Amazon page

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Mar 22 2013

1hr 21mins

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Rank #9: Tales to Terrify No 124 William Hope Hodgson

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Good evening  0:00:41

Some words about William Hope Hodgson  0:01:44

Fiction: Part 1 of “House on the Borderland” by William Hope Hodgson, narrated by Nicholas Camm  0:06:28

Pleasant dreams  1:42:44

Show 124, Pertinent URLs

William Hope Hodgson:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Hope_Hodgson

“House on the Borderland” on Project Guttenberg:  http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/10002

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May 23 2014

1hr 43mins

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Rank #10: Tales to Terrify 202 Harvey

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Support Tales To Terrify on Patreong: 00:00:39
W. F. Harvey’s The Beast with Five Fingers as read by Rikki LaCoste: 00:01:45
Pleasant Dreams: 01:10:45

Pertinent Links
Rikki LaCoste: http://rikkilacoste.weebly.com
Rikki LaCoste’s Pseudopod recordings: http://pseudopod.org/?s=Rikki
Rikki LaCoste’s StarShipSofa recordings: http://www.starshipsofa.com/?s=rikki
Rikki LaCoste’s Cast of Wonder’s recording: http://www.castofwonders.org/2015/04/episode-164-amicae-aeternum-by-ellen-klages/Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/talestoterrify.

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Dec 04 2015

1hr 12mins

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Rank #11: Tales to Terrify 366 Michael Verderber Rory Say

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Good Evening: 00:00:42

Michael Verderber’s Unending Repetition as read by Matthew Bradford: 00:09:05

Rory Say’s The Tenant as read by Matt Dovey: 00:16:11

Pleasant Dreams: 00:43:06


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Michael Verderber: zero_untitled_films@yahoo.com

Matthew Bradford @ Twitter

Matthew Bradford – Videogame Outsiders

Matthew Bradford – ZombieCast

Matt Dovey

Matt Dovey @ Twitter

Matt Dovey @ Facebook

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Feb 01 2019

45mins

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Rank #12: Tales to Terrify 371 Christopher O’Halloran Ivan Zoric

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Good Evening: 00:00:42

Christopher O’Halloran’s The Phoenix as read by Alex Ford: 00:08:09

Ivan Zoric’s Dead Boy Arpeggio as read by Brian Rollins: 00:20:30

Pleasant Dreams: 00:53:02


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Christopher O’Halloran

Alex Ford @ Facebook

Alex Ford @ Instagram

Brian Rollins

Brian Rollins @ Twitter

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Mar 08 2019

55mins

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Rank #13: Tales to Terrify 196 Rigney

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Good Evening: 00:39
Mark Rigney’s The Demon Laplace as read by Logan Waterman: 04:34
Pleasant Dreams: 45:44

Pertinent Links
The Kingston Trio’s Tom Dooley: https://youtu.be/sZYjc57V55U
The full story of Tom Dooley: http://northcarolinaghosts.com/mountains/legend-tom-dooley-scary-truth.php
Mark Rigney: http://www.markrigney.net/

(Host’s note: Waterman pronounces Laplace “lap-lace” while the host pronounces it “la-place”, author notes did not settle which is the correct pronunciation, however Tales to Terrify staff is pretty confident our narrator got it and our host didn’t. So when telling friends, family, and complete strangers they should check out this story by Mark...

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Oct 23 2015

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Rank #14: Tales to Terrify No 113 Tim Waggoner

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Coming up:

Good evening  0:00:41

March Art, “Medusa” by Duncan Long  0:01:12

Short excerpt from “Lesser Gods” by Duncan Long:  0:04:16

Fiction: “No More Shadows” by Tim Waggoner, narrated by Jonathan Danz  0:08:44

Pleasant dreams  0:53:16

Pertinent URL’s for this week’s show:

Duncan Long: http://duncanlong.com

“Lesser Gods” on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Lesser-Gods-Duncan-Long-ebook/dp/B00AXOCKUQ/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1393873760&sr=8-1&keywords=Duncan+Long+Lesser+Gods

Tim Waggoner: http://timwaggoner.com

Jonathan Danz: Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/talestoterrify.

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Mar 07 2014

55mins

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Rank #15: Tales to Terrify 200 Bierce Poe

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Good Evening: 00:00:40
Ambrose Bierce’s An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge as read by Ron Jon: 00:05:20
Edgar Allan Poe’s Facts in the Case of M Valdemar as read by Chioke Ayodele: 00:36:32
Edgar Allan Poe’s The Cask of Amontillado as read by Drew Sebesteny: 01:02:14
Pleasant Dreams: 01:20:10

Pertinent Links
Boing Boing – New horror podcast for Friday the 13th: http://boingboing.net/2012/01/12/new-horror-podcast-for-friday.html
Tales to Terrify No 1 Martin Mundt: http://talestoterrify.com/tales-to-terrify-no-1-martin-mundt/
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Nov 20 2015

1hr 21mins

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Rank #16: Tales to Terrify 212 Newman

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Feb 12 2016

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Rank #17: Tales to Terrify 199 Horn Rigney

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Good Evening: 00:38
Stewart Horn’s Christmas With Julia as read by Ritchie Smith: 05:09
Mark Rigney’s Surrogate as read by Martin Reyto: 15:23
Pleasant Dreams: 41:18

Pertinent Links
Ritchie Smith’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/Narrenschiff
Mark Rigney: http://www.markrigney.net/

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Nov 13 2015

42mins

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Rank #18: Tales to Terrify No 138 Tour of the Abattoir Coope

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Good Evening: 00:39

Mike Allen’s Tour of the Abattoir: 01:24

James Cooper’s In Fetu: 21:00

Pleasant Dreams: 48:38

Pertinent Links:
Mike Allen: http://descentintolight.com/

James Cooper: http://www.jamescooperfiction.co.uk/

Postscripts #10: http://www.pspublishing.co.uk/postscripts-issue-10-hc-ed-by-peter-crowther–nick-gevers-out-of-print-640-p.asp

Gareth Stack: http://garethstack.com & http://deadmedium.ladyboyjesus.com

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Sep 05 2014

49mins

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Rank #19: Tales to Terrify 206 Leslie

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Coming Up
Good Evening: 00:39
Victoria Leslie’s Time Keeping as read by Martin Reyto: 05:32
Pleasant Dreams: 51:43

Pertinent Links
The District of Wonders Network Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/districtofwonders
The Angry Grandpa Show: https://youtu.be/eF6FW9EPKD8
Victoria Leslie: https://vhleslie.wordpress.com

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Jan 01 2016

52mins

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Rank #20: Tales to Terrify No 82 H.P. Lovecraft, Part 1 of “At the Mountains of Madness”

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Good evening 0:00:40

Introduction: Lovecraft and Antarctic Lit. 0:01:36

Fiction, “At the Mountains of Madness,” Part 1 narrated by Bob Neufeld 0:8:38

Pleasant dreams 1:44:10

Text of “At the Mountains of Madness

Mock trailer for a Guillermo del Toro film that probably never will be made!

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Aug 02 2013

1hr 44mins

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