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The Moonlit Road Podcast

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Ghost stories and strange folktales from the American South, told by the region's best storytellers. You can also read and listen to more stories on our companion storytelling website, The Moonlit Road.com.

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Ghost stories and strange folktales from the American South, told by the region's best storytellers. You can also read and listen to more stories on our companion storytelling website, The Moonlit Road.com.

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354 Ratings
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First timer

By Birchleaf2001 - Oct 14 2019
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Really enjoy each story & how they are being toldūüßź, so I‚Äôm listening to every episode.

Why so long between episodes ?

By GGrannyOg - Oct 09 2019
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With more material this could be the best anthology podcast

iTunes Ratings

354 Ratings
Average Ratings
289
30
21
6
8

First timer

By Birchleaf2001 - Oct 14 2019
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Really enjoy each story & how they are being toldūüßź, so I‚Äôm listening to every episode.

Why so long between episodes ?

By GGrannyOg - Oct 09 2019
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With more material this could be the best anthology podcast

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The Moonlit Road Podcast

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Ghost stories and strange folktales from the American South, told by the region's best storytellers. You can also read and listen to more stories on our companion storytelling website, The Moonlit Road.com.

TMR Podcast: Episode #51 - Mississipi Rose

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Back around the turn of the century, there was a young man named Joshua who moved from New Orleans, Louisiana to his Grandpa's farm in rural Mississippi. As a child, Joshua loved to visit his...

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Oct 21 2015

14mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode 25 - The Bell Witch Cave

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The famous Bell Witch hauntings in Tennessee come to spooky life for two kids who foolishly explore the dark passages of the Bell Witch Cave. Written by Craig Dominey and Babs Bagriansky, told by...

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Oct 25 2011

17mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #50 - The Slave Girl of Myrtles Plantation

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Louisiana ghost story about the well documented hauntings at Myrtles Plantation. Collected and adapted by Craig Dominey. Told by Veronica Byrd. When folks think about the American South, one image...

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Oct 09 2015

9mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #52 - The Maco Light

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The "Maco Light" is one of North Carolina's most famous ghost stories - a paranormal phenomena along the local railroad that has fascinated ghost hunters for years.  Written by Jim McAmis...

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Jan 06 2016

9mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #48 - Sop Doll

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Mississippi creature story about a Depression-era farmhand who will take just about any job - including at a strange farm where his predecessors ended up dead!  Collected and Adapted by Craig...

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Oct 24 2014

18mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode 44 - The Town Without Death

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Spooky Appalachian ghost story of a mountain traveler, stunned by the death of his wife, who stumbles across a strange mountain town with a horrifying secret. Written by Craig Dominey and told by...

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Sep 15 2013

14mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #33 - Hell Hole

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Ghost story of a Civil War relic hunter who stumbles across a haunted Georgia battlefield, once the site of unspeakable horror.  Written by Craig Dominey, told by John Gentile, as featured on The...

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Mar 15 2012

15mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode 34 - Knock, Knock, Who's There?

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Cajun ghost story From famed Cajun storyteller JJ Reneaux about a miserly father whose cruelty to his only daughter comes back to haunt him during a Gulf storm.  Written and told by J.J. Reneaux,...

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May 22 2012

10mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #49 - The Sausage Ghost: New Orleans Ghost Story

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Gruesome New Orleans ghost story about a sausage shop owner who has a unique way of getting rid of his wife.  Written by Craig Dominey, told by Kodac Harrison.

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Aug 03 2015

7mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #13 - Alice

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Tragic ghost story of forbidden love, featuring Alice Flagg - one of South Carolina's most famous spirits.  Written by Cathy Kaemmerlen with Craig Dominey, told by Cathy Kaemmerlen, directed by Craig...

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Aug 31 2010

15mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode 31 - Green Eyes

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Civil War ghost story of the famous and mysterious Green Eyes that haunts the Chickamauga Battlefield in Georgia.  Written by Craig Dominey, told by John Gentile, recorded by Henry Howard.

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Feb 01 2012

10mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #19 - The Boarded Window

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Classic ghost story from the master Ambrose Bierce.  Performed by Robert Bethune and Susie Berneis of Freshwater Seas Audiobooks. Check their other audiobooks at www.freshwaterseas.com.  Used by...

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Jun 21 2011

14mins

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TMR Podcast #42 - The Ticking Clock

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Georgia ghost story about a haunted family clock that perhaps shouldn't have been passed down to the next generation..  Written by Craig Dominey and Lanny Gilbert, told by Lanny Gilbert.  Directed by...

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Mar 10 2013

12mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #21 - The Barefoot Woman

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Trixster folktale from Alabama about how the Devil can split up even the most lovey-dovey couple.  Adapted from folklore by Craig Dominey and Evelyn McCray, told by Evelyn McCray.  Recorded and...

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Aug 15 2011

10mins

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TMR Podcast #35 - Blinded By Love

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Louisiana ghost story of a traveling preacher and his new wife who spend the night in a haunted house, and learn that marriage can be even more terrifying than ghosts!  Written by Craig Dominey, told...

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Aug 03 2012

14mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #20 - Little Cottage In The Woods

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Creepy haunted house is discovered by two young girls deep in the Alabama woods.  What's in the haunted house?  Of course, they have to find out!  Story written and told by Anne Gilstrap....

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Jul 29 2011

7mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode 26 - One More Room

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Ghost story of a Hollywood screenwriter who has the misfortune of stumbling across a haunted Atlanta hotel while scouting movie locations. Written by Craig Dominey, told by Jim McAmis, soundscaped by...

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Nov 11 2011

12mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #41 - The Plat Eye

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Georgia folktale and creature story of two young girls who ignore their Grandma's warning about the monster of the "Gongetcha Woods." Written and told by Veroncia Byrd.  Directed by Craig Dominey,...

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Dec 19 2012

14mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #27 - Deal With The Devil

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Trickster tale about a blacksmith who uses three wishes granted by the local witch to avoid being sent to Hell.  Sounds like a plan to us.  Written and told by David Hirt, recorded by Henry Howard at...

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Nov 26 2011

10mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #40 - The Meanest Man

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Georgia folktale about a man meaner than the Devil himself, and where Spanish Moss comes from. Adapted from folklore by Babs Bagriansky.  Directed by Craig Dominey, soundscaped by Henry Howard.

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Dec 05 2012

5mins

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TMR Podcast - Episode #55 - Irwin Tarheel and the Fair Folk

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Louisiana twist on the legend of the Fair Folk, written by Sam McDonald.  Told by Otis Jury.

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Mar 28 2018

7mins

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Elleck’s Song

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Sep 29 2017

10mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #54 - Railroad Bill

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An Alabama widow lives in fear of the terrifying murderer Railroad Bill.  But is he really what the townsfolk say he is?  Written and told by Christine Horn.  As told by the Tour of Southern Ghosts,...

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Jan 17 2017

5mins

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The Spirit of Thomas Lester

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Poor Thomas Lester decides to spend the night in a haunted house.  Never a good idea!  A Southern ghost story told by Yomi Goodall.  Recorded for the Tour of Southern Ghosts...

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Oct 19 2016

5mins

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The Moonlit Road Podcast: Episode 53 - Tsali

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Native American ghost story from North Carolina about a brave Cherokee whose stance against the white man would make him a legend.  Written by Craig Dominey, told by Jim McAmis.    

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Mar 12 2016

16mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #52 - The Maco Light

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The "Maco Light" is one of North Carolina's most famous ghost stories - a paranormal phenomena along the local railroad that has fascinated ghost hunters for years.  Written by Jim McAmis...

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Jan 06 2016

9mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #51 - Mississipi Rose

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Back around the turn of the century, there was a young man named Joshua who moved from New Orleans, Louisiana to his Grandpa's farm in rural Mississippi. As a child, Joshua loved to visit his...

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Oct 21 2015

14mins

Play

TMR Podcast: Episode #50 - The Slave Girl of Myrtles Plantation

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Read more
Louisiana ghost story about the well documented hauntings at Myrtles Plantation. Collected and adapted by Craig Dominey. Told by Veronica Byrd. When folks think about the American South, one image...

[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Oct 09 2015

9mins

Play

TMR Podcast: Episode #49 - The Sausage Ghost: New Orleans Ghost Story

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Gruesome New Orleans ghost story about a sausage shop owner who has a unique way of getting rid of his wife.  Written by Craig Dominey, told by Kodac Harrison.

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Aug 03 2015

7mins

Play

TMR Podcast: Episode #48 - Sop Doll

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Mississippi creature story about a Depression-era farmhand who will take just about any job - including at a strange farm where his predecessors ended up dead!  Collected and Adapted by Craig...

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Oct 24 2014

18mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #47 - Wait 'Til Jesse Comes

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Classic Southern spooky story about a traveling salesman who runs into some pretty strange cats warning about someone (or something) named "Jesse."  Adapted from folklore by Craig Dominey and told by...

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Oct 08 2014

7mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #46 - Mama Coon Coon

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Cajun folktale about a local fisherwoman whose unique way of fishing for crabs in the bayou gets her into trouble.  Written and told by Veronica Byrd and Bert Tanner.

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Sep 19 2014

9mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #45 - Chancy Fox

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Creature story of a Louisiana gambler who runs afoul of swamp vampires while on the run from the law.  Written and told by Thomas E. Fuller.

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Aug 11 2014

9mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode 44 - The Town Without Death

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Spooky Appalachian ghost story of a mountain traveler, stunned by the death of his wife, who stumbles across a strange mountain town with a horrifying secret. Written by Craig Dominey and told by...

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Sep 15 2013

14mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #43 - No Greater Love

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Ghost story from Kentucky coal mining country of one man's experience with the ultimate act of love. Adapted from folklore and directed by Craig Dominey. Told by Jim McCamis. Soundscaped by Henry...

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Apr 08 2013

12mins

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TMR Podcast #42 - The Ticking Clock

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Georgia ghost story about a haunted family clock that perhaps shouldn't have been passed down to the next generation..  Written by Craig Dominey and Lanny Gilbert, told by Lanny Gilbert.  Directed by...

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Mar 10 2013

12mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #41 - The Plat Eye

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Georgia folktale and creature story of two young girls who ignore their Grandma's warning about the monster of the "Gongetcha Woods." Written and told by Veroncia Byrd.  Directed by Craig Dominey,...

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Dec 19 2012

14mins

Play

TMR Podcast: Episode #40 - The Meanest Man

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Georgia folktale about a man meaner than the Devil himself, and where Spanish Moss comes from. Adapted from folklore by Babs Bagriansky.  Directed by Craig Dominey, soundscaped by Henry Howard.

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Dec 05 2012

5mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #39 - The Bleeding Heart Dove

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Civil War ghost story of a Georgia plantation haunted by a broken heart. Adapted from folklore and told by Sherry Norfolk.  

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Nov 11 2012

11mins

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TMR Podcast: Episode #38 - Ibo Landing

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Why do some people hear the eerie rattle of chains drifting from a St. Simons Island marsh at night?  Find out in this inspiring, African-American ghost story from the Georgia coast.  Written by...

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Oct 14 2012

10mins

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