Episode 4 - #85 Spruceview Lane - First Impressions Last

With things more than unsettled in the city, we'll spend this episode watching the woods.  Round back with Max and Theo, meet new neighbor Nyles, and share a chilling afternoon with Adelaide, all at the Ridge in this fourth episode.

Published: April 13, 2020, midnight

Bonus Episode 15 - Within the Lofts - "What Fools These Mortals Be"

It's April 1st, and it seems that ghosts keep track of the date, even when the calendar means nothing to the living anymore.

Published: April 1, 2020, 12:30 p.m.

Bonus Episode 14 - Within the Lofts - "At Home"

Times are complicated, and everyone at the Lofts is just doing their best to get through it all, together.

Published: March 23, 2020, 12:01 a.m.

Episode 3 - #481 Oakgrove Park - Senses of Sadness

Things have grown a bit dark at both the Lofts and the Ridge in this episode, but we'll meet a new neighbor, Evie, and hear her story.  We'll also check back in with Jennifer, John, Dani and Benjamin too - plus get an update on the renovations at the cabin.

Published: March 9, 2020, 12:01 a.m.

Bonus Episode 13 - Before the Lofts - Alabaster's Cat Nap Nightmare

Since some expressed a bit of concern for Alabaster and his well-being after Episode 2, I thought it was a fine time to let his voice be heard.  Sit back for a different kind of ghost story from days before the Lofts! Alabaster is voiced by the crazy-talented CK of Mirths & Monsters.   Music promoted by https://www.free-stock-music.com Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported (CC BY-ND 3.0) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/3.0/

Published: March 6, 2020, 10:33 p.m.

Episode 2 - #193 Elmdale Pass - Into Chilled Air

In this second episode of Season Two, we'll split our time between the Lofts and the Ridge, where things get a bit chilly.  We will also get to meet Theo and Max, as well as Josef and Whisper.

Published: Feb. 17, 2020, 3:01 a.m.

Episode 1 - #274 Ashland Way - Arrived and Departed

For the second season of Haunted Happenstance, Jennifer is bringing all of us, and some spooks, up north and into the woods.  In this premier episode, we will see just how we wound up there, and just what is waiting for us a top the mountains and between the trees.

Published: Jan. 31, 2020, 4:30 a.m.

Bonus Greeting - 'Twas the Night Before Strangeness

Along with all of the amazing and unique shows in the Straight Up Strange Network, we at Haunted Happenstance want to thank all of our listeners for being wonderfully supportive for 2019 - and wish you all a very happy holiday season and safe and healthy new year! Poem by Clement Clarke Moore.

Published: Dec. 24, 2019, 5 a.m.

Season Two - Teaser

Season two is creeping around the corner, and until it's here, have a quick glance at what's happening with Jennifer, John and company...

Published: Dec. 13, 2019, 5 a.m.

Bonus Episode #12 - Share the Scare (vol. 4) - #ThankYouPatrons

In this fourth, and very special volume of our Share the Scare, you're hearing from my amazing Patrons! In honor of #ThankYouPatron day - I've given them the stage to share their own scary stories for your enjoyment.  Can't wait for you to listen to my super talented, caring and perfectly spooky supporters!  Please consider supporting some of your favorite indie podcasts, www.patreon.com.  Our show can be found at https://www.patreon.com/hauntedhappenstance

Published: Nov. 19, 2019, 8 a.m.

Episode 30 - Apartment #4414 - Post(humous) Script

Oh, just one more thing. Or a few, actually.  Trust me, they're important.

Published: Nov. 1, 2019, 10 a.m.

Episode 29 - Back to Apartment # 4225 - Long Story Short

It's Halloween, the building is in full spooky mode, and the Neighbors are coming together to celebrate, and then, afterwards, hopefully leave the rest in peace.

Published: Oct. 31, 2019, 4:25 p.m.

Bonus Episode 11 - Straight-Up Strange Crossover: "Homicidal Sleepwalkers" feat. Straight-Up Enigmas and All Things Dreams

For this very special Halloween Straight-Up Strange Crossover episode, I am joined by Jaden of Straight-Up Enigmas and Meranda of All Things Dreams!  Together we cover a topic intersecting our three shows, I tell a fictional story, Jaden shares a true-crime analysis, and Meranda covers the sleep side - all about Homicidal Sleepwalkers.   For all of our shows and more, please check up straightupstrange.com References used during this episode: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homicidal_sleepwalking#Parks_case https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/day-in-day-out/201212/sleepwalking-killers-and-what-they-tell-us-about-sleep  https://www.sleepfoundation.org/articles/sleepwalking https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Tirrell  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n5zr2UrwfB8https://www.sleepassociation.org/sleep-disorders/more-sleep-disorders/sleep-walking/ https://www.sleepfoundation.org/articles/sleepwalking https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2015/03/17/sleepwalking_n_6847100.htmlhttps://www.mnn.com/health/fitness-well-being/stories/facts-about-sleepwalking

Published: Oct. 29, 2019, 8:43 p.m.

Episode 28 - Home #283 - Role Call

Just as things are ramping up, they're also winding down, and the Residents are figuring out a bit more about what's going on.  Seems everyone has a role, time to call them out.

Published: Oct. 20, 2019, 1:01 a.m.

Episode 27 - Lobby #013 - Frequented Flyer

It's time to connect the dots, and some stories, as various neighbors get together and realized they have quite a bit in common, specifically some spooky situations.  This episode we chat with the Matthews, Dani, Wayne and Charlie; Meaghan and Nan; Ricky and Dorothy, and a few others... And someone is clearly looking to get even more creepy information out of them, Halloween is on its way after all!  

Published: Oct. 7, 2019, midnight

Episode 26 - Block #76 - In the Dark

With the residents finally making a few connections, and working together, it's got a lot of people thinking, and re-thinking things.  In this episode, we'll no longer be left in the dark when it comes to a few things different people know...

Published: Sept. 23, 2019, midnight

Bonus Episode 10 - Before the Lofts: To Bunk or De-Bunk

It's Friday the 13th! It's a Full Moon! It's our ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY! And to celebrate appropriately, I've got a special bonus episode from BEFORE the lofts -- I'm taking you back to the early days of my childhood, and classic horror. Sit back and turn off the lights, things are about to get a little dark and campy! We are lucky enough to have guest voices in this episode of Canadian Girl from Nothing Ever Happens in Canada, and Tara of 3 Spooked Girls!

Published: Sept. 13, 2019, 12:01 a.m.

Episode 25 - Room #B148 - Uncertain Next Steps

It's high time that the residents in the building start piecing things together, and devise a plan on just what to do next.  Join Josh, Alyssa, Jennifer, Dani, Meaghan, Zahra and more and hear just what they've been experiencing, and discovering, at at the Lofts.

Published: Sept. 8, 2019, 11:08 a.m.

Episode 24 - Chamber #562 - A Time for Hellos and Goodbyes

This time around the neighbors are having more than their share of welcomes and farewells.  We will catch up with Naveen, Charlie, Neil, Mallory and others as they try to navigate through what's happening in their building, and in their lives.  We'll also find out just what sort of interesting plans Zahra has brewing, all while the police get a helping hand from an unanticipated source.   This podcast is part of the Straight Up Strange Productions Network.  www.straightupstrange.com

Published: Aug. 23, 2019, 3:09 a.m.

Bonus Episode 9 - Share the Scare (vol. 3)

For our third volume we will have a Ladies' Night of Fright to Share the Scare.  Tonight we'll feature the hosts of The Medium Matters, Some Kind of Brown, A Girl and Her Horror, Spellcast, All Things Dream and Not Your Little Lady.  We also have a special story from listener and patron, Whitney. This podcast part of the Straight Up Strange Network.

Published: Aug. 12, 2019, midnight

Episode 23 - Room #157 - Out of Place

Just when some pieces of the puzzle are finally falling into place, other people, and other things, are decidedly out of place.  In this episode we catch up with Dani, meet her mom, Jennifer, Cami and Eliza, and lastly, Mallory.  Welcome back to the Lofts!

Published: Aug. 4, 2019, midnight

Episode 22 - Room #139 - A Summer's Chill

As the temperatures rise in Boston, a frigid chill is draping the lofts as more inexplicable things happen - in this episode we'll hear from a bunch of the residents, and find out a few more pieces to the ongoing puzzle as well.     Haunted Happenstance is part of the Straight Up Strange Productions Network.  https://www.straightupstrange.com/

Published: July 11, 2019, 1:40 a.m.

Bonus Episode 8 - Beyond the Lofts: Capital Accounts

For Independence Day, join me for some hauntings and ghost stories fit for a President, or even created by a President.  Sit back as we explore some of the best spooks lingering in the White House!

Published: July 4, 2019, 2:15 p.m.

Episode 21 - Room #823 - A New Normal

With strange things happening more often than not, several of the residents in the building have just realized this has now become the norm for them.  We'll catch up with Dani, Vidya, Eliza, and Charlie, and a few others will also make an appearance.  

Published: June 24, 2019, midnight

Episode 20 - Room #724 - In Shadows, In Echoes...

For the 20th Episode, we have a special crossover with Dear Murder Street and the Carroll sisters, where their paranormal and true crime show offered advice to Heather about the twins - be sure to check out Episode 19 of their show "Dear Lost at the Lofts". We also catch up with Zahra, Ricky and Neil! Haunted Happenstance is now part of the Straight Up Strange Productions network, check out the other shows in the lineup at www.straightupstrange.com!

Published: June 10, 2019, 12:51 a.m.

Episode 19 - Room #139 - More Questions than Answers

A few questions are answered while we spend time catching up with Alyssa, Meaghan, Jennifer, Sophie and more...But as seems to always be the way at the lofts, we're left with even more questions than we began.

Published: May 27, 2019, 3:30 a.m.

Episode 18 - Room #Unknown - Bird's Eye View

Spring might have started a few weeks back, but a deep, grey chill has since settled over Boston, and everyone is feeling it, has the warm weather, and overdue sunshine come at last? This episode sheds some light on just what has been happening, and all from a very different perspective.

Published: May 13, 2019, 12:05 a.m.

Bonus Episode 7 - Share the Scare (vol. 2)

In our second volume we Share the Scare from even more of my podcast friends, featuring stories from Jen of Our True Crime Podcast, Edward of October Pod, Augie of Short Stories by Augie P., Aaron of Your Three Stories, Kevin of Can't Make This Up History, Ari of Pop Culture Mythology and Lindsey of Cutscenes and Cupcakes!  

Published: May 6, 2019, 2:30 a.m.

Bonus Episode 6 - Share the Scare (vol. 1)

To celebrate "Half-Halloween," some of my favorite podcast friends are joining me to "Share the Scare!" In this volume you'll hear the "House of Horses" by Canadian Girl of Nothing Ever Happens in Canada; "Working with Spirit" by Melissa of The Haunted Ride, "The Quiet" by Vanessa of Fabled, and "Who is Watching You?" by Cam of Our True Crime Podcast. The stories are truly scary, but not all of them are true...so which is which?  Stay tuned and you'll find out. Please note that this episode contains some language and content a bit more intense and adult than most of our others.

Published: April 30, 2019, 4:01 a.m.

Bonus Episode 5 - Within the Lofts: A Long Road Home

In a special Patriot's Day episode, Dani reveals a painful part of her past, and Boston remembers those lost on this day six years ago.

Published: April 15, 2019, 4 a.m.

Episode 17 - Room #Unknown - Lost and (not yet) Found

What isn't going wrong at the lofts? Sophie is missing, Cynthia is missing, and now Tess has uncovered some things she REALLY needs some help working through, let's check in and see what else is going on too, as if this wasn't enough.

Published: April 8, 2019, midnight

Episode 16 - Room #616 - Detention and Mentions

Spring is finally here, but the tone in the building is anything but light.  We catch up with a few ladies in the loft, while Jennifer takes a break, and tries to find Sophie.

Published: March 25, 2019, 12:01 a.m.

Bonus Episode 4 - Beyond the Lofts: Harbor, Boston to Harbor, Cork.

In celebration of Saint Patrick's Day, Jennifer shares some irish-flared ghost stories from both Boston, and Meaghan's home across the pond - Cork Harbor.  

Published: March 16, 2019, 12:18 a.m.

Episode 15 - Room #2434 - Leery Eyes and Lullabies

Nights have been without sleep at the lofts, and it's making for some weary days.  As it were, quite a few of the residents are having a hard time believing what they're seeing, or at least making sense of it.  Join us to see just what's happening with Dani, Meaghan, Cami, Eliza and Vidya.  

Published: March 11, 2019, 12:30 a.m.

Episode 14 - Apartment #4225 - Open Houses and Open Doors

A condo in the building is for sale, but no one knows who lived there? Fathers are finding out their daughters are hiding some secrets, and Sophie makes a new friend.  It's been an interesting stretch at the lofts, come join us!

Published: Feb. 25, 2019, midnight

Episode 13 - Apartment #1417 - Cardigan and Again

Enough has happened in the building that Jennifer is starting to wonder how it all relates, and is feeling a bit fearful for all of her neighbors.  Catch up with several of the residents in this episode to see what else has been happening, and get to know the newest ladies from the first floor.

Published: Feb. 13, 2019, 5 a.m.

Episode 12 - Room #1750 - Working it Out

Things have started to escalate in the lofts, and some of the residents, Jennifer included, are starting to work it out that this is not just some run of the mill strange set of incidents or coincidences.  There's something more serious going on, and things just got physical.

Published: Jan. 28, 2019, 1 a.m.

Episode 11 - Apartment #3334 - Into the Blue

With a new year upon them, the residents struggle to piece together the strange happenings occurring in the building, and in their lives.  Revisit Alyssa and Meaghan's horrifying night, catch up with Neil, and a secret of his, and share a frightening meet up between Dani and Charlie.

Published: Jan. 14, 2019, 1:22 a.m.

Bonus Episode 3 - Within the Lofts: The Ghost of Christmas; A Present

Check in with the residents of the lofts to see how they're observing a coincidental Christmas tradition.

Published: Dec. 25, 2018, 4:37 a.m.

Episode 10 - Apartment #1228 - A Little Christmas Spirit

It's Christmastime at the lofts - and things are a bit more scary than merry for some of the residents.  Jennifer catches up with the girls, Mallory visits her mom in the hospital, we get to know some more about Vidya and Nora, and we even meet a new hunky neighbor -- a single man in residence at last!

Published: Dec. 24, 2018, 5:46 a.m.

Episode 9 - Apartment #2425 - A Stretch of Patients

If you've had the feeling that the residents in the lofts are all a bit too nice, things are about to change.  Catch up with Zahra, Wayne, Mallory and Brandon, and meet someone new from the second floor.  At least her dog is nice! 

Published: Dec. 12, 2018, 1:34 p.m.

Episode 8 - Apartment #3118 - Fleeing Memories

In this episode, we meet the Matthew's family on the third floor and catch up with Dani and her therapist.  We also get to visit Neil in the hospital as well as follow-up with Alyssa.  And of course, strange things are happening.....as always!

Published: Nov. 26, 2018, 12:41 a.m.

Episode 7 - Apartment #1336 - Overdue Balance

In the wake of Halloween, the residents of the lofts are trying to piece together exactly what is happening to their quiet little building, all while more confusing coincidences continue to take place.

Published: Nov. 11, 2018, 11 p.m.

Bonus Episode 2 - Beyond the Lofts: Photographic Memories

  This Second Halloween Bonus Episode shares even more stories from beyond the lofts, including tales of how photographs can shape our memories, and experiences with the dead.

Published: Oct. 30, 2018, 10:19 p.m.

Episode 6 - Apartment #2209 - Meeting of the Board

The Halloween festivities might be winding down for the night at the lofts, but the spirit and activity, is just getting started.  Find out what happens when you trust four pre-teens with a Ouija board, and more, in Episode 6!

Published: Oct. 28, 2018, 9:30 p.m.

Episode 5 - Apartment #2326 - Eat, Drink & Be Scary

It's finally Halloween time, and the residents of the lofts are gathering for a little spooky soiree!  Meet Zahra, Josh, Alyssa and Mallory, and see what happens when the scariest nights of the year creep into the building!

Published: Oct. 21, 2018, 10 p.m.

Bonus Episode 1 - Beyond the Lofts: There Goes the Neighborhood

This Halloween Bonus Episode shares stories from beyond the lofts, including tales of famous, and not-so-famous, ghosts haunting the neighborhoods of Beantown and beyond.

Published: Oct. 15, 2018, 1:41 a.m.

Episode 4 - Apartment #5224 - Alarm Fatigue

An unsettling night for the residents leaves several of them searching for answers....and for the little girl who has seemingly disappeared?  Wayne, Neil, Dani and Meaghan all try to make sense of what is going on, but somehow, things keep getting stranger and stranger.

Published: Oct. 7, 2018, 11 p.m.

Episode 3 - Apartment #5125 - A Fiery Escape

In this third episode we meet Brandon and Tess, learn how they met, and get to join them as they have one inexplicable and creepy evening at home.  What is going on in this building?

Published: Sept. 28, 2018, 12:38 p.m.

Episode 2 - Apartment #3217 - Pests and Pets

In this episode, Jennifer starts to settle into her new Boston home, and we get to meet her neighbor Dani, who is certainly a bit of a character.  Meaghan also makes a small cameo, as does the infamous, Alabaster.  Things are just starting out for sure, but somehow, they're already starting to get a bit spooky. 

Published: Sept. 21, 2018, 11 p.m.

Episode 1 - Apartment #4423 - In the Cards...

Have you ever wondered what draws certain people to stories and places filled with mystery, fear and the inexplicable? Why some people seem to experience things just beyond the explainable, be that considered “paranormal” or “supernatural”? In this pilot episode of Haunted Happenstance, we meet Jennifer and follow along for her move into Boston, and into a very special building.  Find out if it is merely coincidence that has drawn her and her neighbors to this creepy place, or is it something more (or spookier) than that...

Published: Sept. 11, 2018, 1:22 a.m.

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