The Outsider by H.P. Lovecraft

Our feature story was written in 1921 and published in Weird Tales magazine in April 1926. In this story a human like creature has been living in a dark castle his whole life and seeks light and other humans like he has read about. His perilous escape from the castle, frees him into the real world he has never seen before and the results are horrifying. 

Published: Aug. 12, 2020, 10:15 p.m.

127 A Tropical Horror By William Hope Hodgson

In our feature story for this episode a Ship is attacked by a sea monster that consumes everything on board.  About 33 Minutes

Published: July 30, 2020, 6:17 a.m.

126 The Enemy Of All The World by Jack London

The story on this episode is scary in that a man discovers a way to make guns fire remotely and goes on a terror destroying anything containing gun powder. Murders people with their own guns. Seeking revenge for a life of misery he blows up Ships and Forts and much more. Could this happen with todays technology ?  About 45 minutes. Originally published in 1909.

Published: July 15, 2020, 9:19 a.m.

125 The Boarded Window by Ambrose Bierce

This story is about a man who lives in the forest in a small cabin with one window boarded up and the gruesome tale of that window. Plus a terrifying nightmare I had recently.  About 17 minutes.

Published: June 26, 2020, 10:17 a.m.

124 The Vendetta by Guy de Maupassant

In this story a gruesome tale of revenge. A woman seeks retribution  for the murder of her Son. She trains a dog to become a ferocious beast in order to achieve her vengeance . About 17 minutes

Published: June 11, 2020, 9:44 a.m.

123 The Nameless Thing by Richard Stettenbenz

A listener submitted story. In this story a young girl is haunted by an apparition that reminds her of a tragic event. About 10 minutes.

Published: May 28, 2020, 6:33 a.m.

122 The Mezzotint by M.R. James

In this story a strange painting changes and shows a crime. I hope you enjoy The Mezzotint by M.R. James. Horror word of the day Baleful. About 35 minutes.

Published: May 20, 2020, 8:32 a.m.

121 The Coffin Merchant by Richard Middleton

A man is offered a coffin but he doesn’t think he needs one, he has no one to bury,... but himself I hope you enjoy the Coffin Merchant by Richard Middleton   About 20 minutes

Published: April 28, 2020, 1:55 a.m.

120 Ligeia by Edgar Allan Poe

In this story a man falls in love with a wonderful woman who dies, he then remarries, but things don’t go well. About 54 minutes. This story contains the use of Opium. I do not encourage its use.

Published: April 14, 2020, 4:10 a.m.

119 The Man of Science by Jerome K Jerome

On this episode a man is wronged by another man and seeks revenge, but dies. Do you believe someone can come back from the dead and seek revenge. I hope you enjoy The Man of Science by Jerome K Jerome. About 26 minutes

Published: March 30, 2020, 10:20 a.m.

118 Gismondi's Wage by Rafael Sabatini

Our feature story is about murder, espionage gone bad and death. I hope you enjoy Gismondi’s Wage by Rafael Sabatini About 43 minutes.

Published: March 13, 2020, 7:52 a.m.

117 The Vacant Lot by Mary E Wilkins Freeman

In this story a family buys a house that was priced at a real bargain but this house causes a great deal of agony. About 45 minutes

Published: Feb. 28, 2020, 10:08 a.m.

116 Entrance and Exit by Algernon Blackwood

In this story a man disappears and his cries for help can be heard, but he cannot be found, and an out of body experience , sort of, and I'm so ugly I'm told to go into hiding for valentines day. About 20 minutes.

Published: Feb. 13, 2020, 3:01 a.m.

115 The Facts in the Ratcliff Case by Edward Page Mitchell

In this story a Doctor meets a young girl who's magical eyes place him in a trance he cannot escape. Plus a Big Fat Lie. About 36 minutes.

Published: Jan. 30, 2020, 10:51 a.m.

Polaris by H.P. Lovecraft

A bad dream a really bad dream. Have you had a bad dream ? Send it to to be read on the show.

Published: Jan. 15, 2020, 9:49 a.m.

113 The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connell

In this story an accomplished hunter finds himself stranded on an island and being the hunted. About an hour and ten minutes. Also shingles beyond the pain.

Published: Dec. 6, 2019, 11:50 a.m.

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Published: Nov. 28, 2019, 7:34 a.m.

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Published: Nov. 13, 2019, 12:46 a.m.

112 Man size in Marble by Edith Nesbit

GRUESOME ALERT  This episode contains morbid and grisly scenes that can be disturbing. Listener discretion is advised. In our feature story a young couple finds a charming cottage to live in, but this cottage has baggage that is deadly. Horror word of the day is Decimate.

Published: Oct. 28, 2019, 2:44 a.m.

111 Cool Air by H.P. Lovecraft

In this story a man meets an eccentric Doctor who must be in a cool environment at all times and has some bizarre theories about death. Also a warning about an Electromagnetic Pulse that could kill you.  About 34 minutes

Published: Oct. 11, 2019, 6:24 a.m.

110 What Was It ? by Fitz James O'Brien

What if it were possible for humans to be invisible. Could someone track you at all times ? In this story a man is attacked by an invisible creature found to be human. Horror word of the day Eldritch. Is this you ? About 45 minutes.  

Published: Sept. 26, 2019, 8:31 a.m.

109 The Room of the Evil Thought by Elia W. Peattie

In this story a room drives people crazy and makes them want to do awful things. I am attacked by a horrible grizzly creature, there’s blood everywhere, and the Horror Word of the Day is …Evil. After this you’ll think twice before putting your glasses on.

Published: Sept. 9, 2019, 6:42 a.m.

108 The Child in the Grave by Hans Christian Anderson

This is a very sad story. A child dies and the Mothers grief is overwhelming. One day she decides to visit the grave of the child and something happens that changes her forever. Horror Word of the day Death. About 15 minutes

Published: Aug. 26, 2019, 7:25 a.m.

107 Sea Curse by Robert E Howard

In this story a witch places a curse on the person responsible  for the death of her niece and the result is morbid. Horror word of the day is Funeral. About 25 minutes.

Published: Aug. 11, 2019, 5:50 a.m.

106 A Dark Mirror by Arthur Quiller Couch

This is a story about the Bronte family, a strange mirror, and death. About 14 Minutes.

Published: July 28, 2019, 9:08 a.m.

105 Casting the Runes by M.R. James

In this story a deadly curse is cast to punish someone. The curse is implemented by using runes , an ancient system of magical symbols. About 1 hour and 5 minutes.

Published: July 13, 2019, 5:34 p.m.

104 An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge by Ambrose Bierce

In this story a man is hanged but miraculously escapes when the noose fails, but just when he is to be reunited with his wife something happens. About 32 minutes

Published: June 26, 2019, 5:06 a.m.

The Mysterious Portrait by Mark Rutherford

This is a story of loneliness and despair, and a woman who doesn’t exist and a portrait of her. A man sees a lovely woman who disappears and no-one else had seen her. He sees her again and she disappears again and he can’t get her out of his mind, and finds a portrait of her. The main character goes through many tribulations. Have you ever experienced any of them ?  About 30 minutes

Published: June 12, 2019, 11:08 a.m.

102 The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

In our feature story a woman suffering from mental illness is confined to a room with yellow wallpaper. She sees other people trapped in the design of the wallpaper.  About 45 minutes

Published: May 26, 2019, 5 a.m.

101 Nyarlathotep by H.P. Lovecraft

A terrible supreme being  spreads chaos throughout the land. Destruction and death are everywhere. About 14 minutes.

Published: May 9, 2019, 9:05 a.m.

100 The Corpse on the Grating by Hugh B Cave

In this episode a man spends the night in a warehouse believed to be inhabited by a live corpse. About 45:30

Published: April 22, 2019, 6:45 a.m.

Ring Once for Death by Robert Arthur

This is a story about a bell that brings the dead back to life but kills someone to take the place of the revived. Plus a listener nightmare that is terrifying. About 36 minutes. 

Published: April 1, 2019, 5:24 a.m.

The Voice in the Night by William Hope Hodgson

A couple is shipwrecked and in their efforts to survive they encounter a strange fungus that devours all it comes in contact with. Attempts to destroy the fungus fail, and the fungus grows more deadly. About 42 Minutes

Published: March 18, 2019, 8:56 a.m.

97 His Unconquerable Enemy by W.C. Morrow

In this story a man has both arms and both legs removed as punishment for crimes he committed and he seeks revenge. What he goes through to implement his revenge is amazing and a salient reminder that anyone can kill you. 36 Minutes

Published: March 3, 2019, 5:07 a.m.

On The Northern Ice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie

In this story a man ice skates to his best friends wedding in which he is best man and his girlfriend the bridesmaid. But on the way something strange happens and when he arrives at his destination he is greeted with tragedy.

Published: Feb. 22, 2019, 4:22 a.m.

95 Berenice by Edgar Allan Poe

Have you ever had dreamed that you murdered someone ? We'll talk about it. This is the story of a man with an obsessive disorder who lives in a dark mansion with is female cousin that he falls in love with, and commits a gruesome act upon her corpse. About 35 minutes

Published: Feb. 12, 2019, 12:58 a.m.

94 The Spook House by Ambrose Bierce

In this story two men are travelling when a storm occurs, so they pull into an abandoned house for the night, and some strange things happen including the discovery of some dead bodies. Plus a new feature. "Fill in the blanks."  About 17 minutes

Published: Jan. 23, 2019, 8:13 a.m.

93 The Devil's Funeral by Edward Page Mitchell

Do you ever think about the end times ? In this Story a man is walking through time and comes upon a funeral , but this is no ordinary funeral , it’s the devils funeral , and what happens to the world is scary , and a listener nightmare. Our listener is stalked by a beast where ever she goes.  About 30 minutes

Published: Jan. 9, 2019, 9:55 a.m.

The Kit Bag by Algernon Blackwood

In this story a man is preparing for a Christmas vacation in the Alps and borrows a kit bag. But the kit bag was one used by a murderer to stuff the remains of a victim in, and strange things happen. About 44 minutes. Be sure to visit

Published: Dec. 18, 2018, 11:39 a.m.

2BR02B by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

This is a story about population control. When a baby is born someone must die. Also shout outs and I appeared as a guest on another and, , About 28 minutes

Published: Nov. 29, 2018, 1:54 a.m.

90 The Gun by Phillip K Dick

A science fiction story although written in 1952 it could have been written today and may make you think twice about artificial intelligence and drones, and where current events might lead us. About 45 minutes. Be sure to visit for poems.   

Published: Nov. 17, 2018, 11:28 a.m.

The Last Supper by T.D. Hamm

A Space Traveller comes across a planet that has been devastated by some sort of catastrophe. He finds a woman and a child seemingly in despair. He tries to help, but his efforts end in disaster. Plus a sample of the poem Wilderness by Carl Sandburg, and a listener e-mail.

Published: Oct. 30, 2018, 11:52 a.m.

88 The Alchemist by H.P. Lovecraft

A family has been cursed and male members of the family die at the age of 32. Have you been cursed ? Plus a sample of the poem Annabel Lee by Edgar Allan Poe. About 35 minutes

Published: Oct. 18, 2018, 9:55 a.m.

The Man Who Was Not On the Passenger List by Robert Barr

A man takes a voyage from London to New York and is killed in an accident. His wife wants money for her loss, but the cruise line refuses to pay. In the end however they pay in full.

Published: Oct. 1, 2018, 6:11 a.m.

86 Silence A Fable by Edgar Allan Poe

An unsettling dream where rain turns to blood. About 13 minutes

Published: Sept. 19, 2018, 11:25 a.m.

85 The Bowmen by Arthur Machen

This is a story about the battle of Mons during World War One. The British army is out flanked by the Germans and in retreat when a miracle happens. The story thought to be true was only fiction. About 13 and a half minutes.

Published: Sept. 6, 2018, 10:12 a.m.

Ep 84 The Cone by H.G. Wells

This is a story of romance, infidelity, and a gruesome murder about 38 minutes

Published: Aug. 16, 2018, 9:36 a.m.

The White Ship by H.P. Lovecraft

A keeper of a light house boards the white ship from the south for a voyage to strange distant places. Some not so welcoming.

Published: Aug. 5, 2018, 7:14 a.m.

The Doors of Death by Arthur B. Waltermire

A Strange and curious story about a banker whose only fear was that he might be buried alive, like his grandfather before him. About 36 minutes

Published: July 18, 2018, 10:55 a.m.

Ep 81 Back From That Bourne by Edward Page Mitchell

In this episode a chilling listener nightmare. Our feature story is about a man who has been dead for four years and comes back to life through a seance. An interesting story with a very disturbing ending.

Published: July 2, 2018, 10:10 a.m.

Ep 80 Skulls in the Stars by Robert E. Howard

In this story Solomon Kane is traveling on a trail he was advised not to and is savagely attacked by a ghost like creature. It’s a bloody and morbid story, and chilling listener nightmare. About 35 minutes

Published: June 18, 2018, 9:35 a.m.

The Signal Man by Charles Dickens

A ghost story that doesn’t take place in an old house or abandoned dwelling. This ghost story takes place in a railroad tunnel . A haunting story that drives a railroad employee to the brink of madness. A story of tragedy and death. About 39 minutes

Published: June 5, 2018, 9:33 a.m.

Ep 78 The Cuckoo Clock by Wesley Barefoot

A couple loses three children in separate accidents and suspect an orphan child and then suspect the orphan has supernatural powers. This will make you stop and think about AI and Technocracy, Robots, human animal hybrids, aliens and human longevity.

Published: May 24, 2018, 12:36 a.m.

Laura by Saki

A murderer wants to kill me, Frankenstein to the rescue, cannibals on the loose, and a story of death and reincarnation with revenge.

Published: May 14, 2018, 10:17 a.m.

Ep 76 The Street by H.P. Lovecraft

The story of a street that begins as a dirt path and becomes a beautiful street with houses and later becomes ravaged by war. In many ways this story parallels current events. Maybe H.P. Lovecraft was clairvoyant and there's more to come.

Published: May 2, 2018, 9:48 a.m.

The Sealed Room by Bernhard Severin Ingemann

A door has been sealed shut in this old house for two hundred years with an inscription above the door threatening anyone who breaks in and enters the room. I hope you enjoy The Sealed Room by Bernhard Severin Ingemann  About 25 minutes

Published: April 18, 2018, 6:45 p.m.

Ep 74 The Diary of Phillip Westerly by Paul Compton

In this story a man is looking in his mirror while putting on his tie only to notice that the reflection in the mirror is not him. What happens from here will forever change how you think of mirrors. About 18 minutes.

Published: April 9, 2018, 10:45 a.m.

Ep 73 The Night Wire by H. F. Arnold

The story on this episode appeared in the magazine Weird Tales in 1926 and is a story of man who worked the night shift for a news wire service when a dense fog covered  a town named Xebico, a place he had never heard of, and things get  strange and deadly.

Published: March 26, 2018, 11:21 a.m.

The Brazilian Cat by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

A man is betrayed by his cousin and trapped in cage with deadly cat. A chilling story of horror. 1 hour

Published: March 12, 2018, 11:17 a.m.

There Is A Reaper by Charles V De Vet

In this story a man is told he has 30 days to live. He finds a way to talk to the dead to find out what waits for him after death. He commits murder in the process which is a big mistake.  Also a listener nightmare that is disturbing to say the least.

Published: Feb. 24, 2018, 11:14 a.m.

The Pit And The Pendulum by Edgar Allan Poe

A story of a prisoner during The Spanish Inquisition and the horrors he endures. About 48 minutes

Published: Feb. 15, 2018, 12:58 a.m.

The Hounds of Fate by Saki

In this story a man is down and out traveling on foot when he comes upon a farm house. It turns out that he resembles a relative who left town some time ago and is hated by the entire village. Desperate he assumes the identity of the departed relative. This puts him in a precarious position with an unhappy ending. About 25 Minutes Next episode an Edgar Allan Poe Classic

Published: Feb. 5, 2018, 11:26 a.m.

The Sea Raiders by H.G. Wells

Creatures from the sea have acquired a taste for human flesh. About 33 minutes

Published: Jan. 23, 2018, 11:27 a.m.

The Pale Man by Julius Long

In this story the main character checks into a Hotel only to find a very Hotel guest. Choose your lodging carefully when traveling. About 21 minutes

Published: Jan. 9, 2018, 11:43 a.m.

Christmastide by H.P. Lovecraft

The final episode for 2017 a Christmas poem by H.P Lovecraft , an announcement of a new program feature for next year and a visit from Santa Claus that turns tragic. About 5 minutes

Published: Dec. 19, 2017, 10:56 a.m.

Moxon"s Master by Ambrose Bierce

This story written in 1899 sounds like it could have been written today. In this story a man plays chess with a machine and the result is disaster. Is this what Artificial Intelligence is going to be like.About 35 Minutes

Published: Dec. 11, 2017, 10:42 a.m.

Mad Men by Corey Ethan Sutch Accidental Death by Peter Baily


Published: Nov. 27, 2017, 12:11 p.m.

The Phantom Coach by Amelia B Edwards

I have been sick lately and the resident Doctor at Adventures In Audio Central stops by with a cure. Ya right. In our feature story a man gets lost while hunting and comes across an old man who leads him to a house where he is advised of a night mail coach that can take him back to town, but this is no ordinary coach and the ride is fraught with peril.

Published: Nov. 6, 2017, 10:28 a.m.

The Statement of Randolph Carter by H.P. Lovecraft

In this episode I talk about the Las Vegas massacre. In our feature story two men set out to explore the unknown, but only one returns to tell of horrors encountered.

Published: Oct. 16, 2017, 7:40 a.m.

The Facts In The Case of M. Valdemar by Edgar Allan Poe

The story of a medical experiment that doesn't go well, About 32  minutes.

Published: Sept. 29, 2017, 9:38 a.m.

Account of a Hurricane by Alexander Hamilton

Instead of story for this episode. We pay tribute to our friends in Texas and Florida who have suffered immensely from Hurricanes. Alexander Hamilton endured a catastrophic Hurricane in St Croix in 1772. He wrote a letter with the description of the horror and devastation that took place. My thoughts and prayers go out to our friends in Texas and Florida.

Published: Sept. 15, 2017, 11:01 a.m.

The Hanging Stranger by Phillip K Dick

Do you believe in Reptilians, reptiles that take human form. In this story insects that take human form invade our planet.

Published: Aug. 25, 2017, 8:12 p.m.

Schalken The Painter by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu

Our feature story takes us back to the days when marriages were arranged for a woman by her gaurdian, ,such an arrangement occurs in this story and the results are not something that lives happily ever after. About 1 hour 18 minutes

Published: Aug. 9, 2017, 9:38 a.m.

From Beyond by H.P. Lovecraft

Human/Animal hybrids are coming. Watch Out !!! Our feature story is about a mad scientist, death, and alien creatures About 31 1/2 minutes

Published: July 11, 2017, 7:39 a.m.

Semper Idem by Jack London

In this episode a troubling nightmare sent in by a listener and a gruesome story of suicide. 20 minutes.

Published: June 16, 2017, 6:42 a.m.

The Hour And The Man by Robert Barr

In this episode a prisoner attempts an escape but things don't go well. Also on this episode a freaky listener nightmare. Send your nightmare to About 29 minutes.

Published: May 27, 2017, 6:21 a.m.

The Shadows on the Wall by Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman

In this episode I read a frightening nightmare sent in by a listener named Britney. The feature story is about death, three sisters , and shadows on the wall. About 36 minutes.

Published: May 13, 2017, 7:50 a.m.

The Hand by Guy de Maupassant

On this episode I tell of a nightmare I had recently and invite you to send in your nightmare to be read on a future episode.  In our feature story a human hand is chained to a wall and terrible things happen.  About 24 minutes.

Published: April 20, 2017, 2:57 a.m.

The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe

A story of revenge. Have you ever wanted revenge, not just to wish someone misfortune but to plan an unfortunate event to happen to someone ? The main character of this story does just that.

Published: April 7, 2017, 8:45 a.m.

The Diamond Lens by Fitz- James O' Brien

In This story our main character is obsessed with microscopes and determined to construct the perfect microscope. He needs a rare diamond to achieve his goal and commits murder to obtain the diamond. Once constructed he sees vast new worlds including a lovely woman that he falls in love with. Do you think we are microscopic to some other life form ? Some will tell you that we are.

Published: March 27, 2017, 7:39 a.m.

The Golden Ingot by Fitz-James O' Brien

A man is tricked into believing he can make Gold from base metals. When the deception is discovered, tragedy strikes.

Published: March 9, 2017, 10:32 a.m.

The Premature Burial by Edgar Allan Poe

The title says it all. A classic tale by Edgar Allan Poe Aprx 47 minutes

Published: Feb. 23, 2017, 10:02 a.m.

To Build A Fire by Jack London

A Man travels The Yukon on foot with a dog in temperatures of 75 degrees below zero. Put a log on the fire for this one.

Published: Feb. 8, 2017, 10:08 a.m.

Shadow A Parable by Edgar Allan Poe

Seven people captive in a room with a dead man when an ominous shadow appears.

Published: Jan. 26, 2017, 9:57 a.m.

Dagon by H.P. Lovecraft

Some people fear what lurks in the depths of the ocean more than what might threaten us from outer space. Does UFO actually stand for Unidentified Fish Objects. Maybe. This is a very strange story by H.P. Lovecraft. About 22 minutes.  

Published: Jan. 14, 2017, 9:19 a.m.

The Gift of The Magi

In this Story a young couple makes deep personal sacrifices in order to get each other a surprise Christmas Gift. However things don't go as planned. 

Published: Dec. 23, 2016, 4:47 a.m.

Beyond The Door by Philip K Dick

Another nightmare. This one very scary. In the story for this episode a man gives his wife a cuckoo clock as a gift. The wife loves the clock, but husband and clock don't see eye to eye. Tragedy results.

Published: Dec. 9, 2016, 10:43 a.m.

The Fearsome Touch of Death by Robert E Howard

Would you spend the night in the same room as a corpse ? In this story a man does so. Strange things begin to happen. Things don’t go well. Aprx 20 minutes.

Published: Nov. 25, 2016, 10:12 a.m.

The Vampire by Jan Neruda

In this story a family is traveling to the Island of Prinkipo. They meet a young artist who wants to use the daughter as a subject for his art. When they find out why, terror strikes. Aprx 13 minutes

Published: Nov. 14, 2016, 10:23 a.m.

The Vampire Maid by Hume Nisbet

A vampire and a zombie visit me on this on.In this story young man is disconsolate. He searches for a place to get away from it all. He finds a place and falls in love with a beautiful woman who live there. However things aren't what they seem.   Aprx 29 minutes. 

Published: Nov. 2, 2016, 11:47 a.m.

The Shadowy Third by Ellen Glasgow

This story relates in an uncanny way to a nightmare of mine. Be careful when using stairs. I avoid them at all cost. You'll understand once you listen. 1 hour 18 minutes.

Published: Oct. 18, 2016, 8:29 a.m.

Rattle of Bones by Robert E Howard

In this story two travelers arrive at an old tavern deep in the forest. What transpires is a story of paranormal, betrayal and death.  Aprx 30 minutes.

Published: Sept. 26, 2016, 9 a.m.

The Oval Portrait by Edgar Allan Poe

A Tragic Love Story.

Published: Sept. 14, 2016, 8:11 a.m.

August Heat by W.F. Harvey

In this story a man comes across a gravestone maker who has made a gravestone with his name on it. Apex 19 minutes

Published: Sept. 1, 2016, 9:09 a.m.

The Black Veil by Charles Dickens

In this story a young doctor is awaiting his first patient when a woman in a black veil appears at the door. She seeks his services for someone who is in urgent need of his help, but doesn't want the doctor to see this person until the next day. What follows is tragic.

Published: Aug. 24, 2016, 8:47 a.m.

No Living Voice by Thomas Street Millington

In this story a man is lost in the woods at night when encounters another man who offers him a place for the night. His is awakened from his sleep by voices. Is someone in the room with him ? Be sure to check out poemcast at

Published: Aug. 18, 2016, 11:49 a.m.

On The Brighton Road by Richard Middleton

Death enters my life three times. In this story a man is walking along a road and suddenly joined by an 18 year old boy who suggest they are dead. Aprx 34 Minutes  

Published: Aug. 7, 2016, 3:40 a.m.

Fragment by Lafcadio Hearn

In this story a man and a young boy climb a mountain only to find human skulls everywhere.What happened here ? You’ll see. About 12 minutes.

Published: July 27, 2016, 7:51 a.m.

A Parricide by Guy de Maupassant

This is a story of murder. A ghastly repulsive murder. He murders his parents. He makes a convincing argument in court for the murder, or does he ? Apex 20 minutes.

Published: July 11, 2016, 8:34 a.m.

The Room in the Tower by E.F.Benson

This is a story about a recurring nightmare. You may never think of nightmares in the same way again. Aprx 45 minutes

Published: June 29, 2016, 8:25 a.m.

The Mystery of the Semi - Detached By Edith Nesbit

This is a supernatural tale with a gruesome murder. Introduction by Abby Elvidge Read by Robert Crandall Aprx 13:00 Minutes

Published: June 15, 2016, 7:45 a.m.

The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe

The story about a man who lost his lover and lost his mind. You've probably heard of this classic poem  Aprx 13:00

Published: June 7, 2016, 7:30 a.m.

Lost in a Pyramid or The Mummy's Curse

In this story a young woman finds some strange looking seeds and asks her future husband where he got them. He tells the story of a trip to Egypt and how he came about them while lost in a pyramid. She wants to plant them but he objects for fear of a curse. She plants one anyway and what happens is not pretty.

Published: May 21, 2016, 10:41 a.m.

The Beast in the Cave by H.P. Lovecraft

In this story a man is lost in a cave and hears the footsteps of something approaching. What is it ? Will he be devoured by a hungry beast ? Introduction by Victoria Phelps read by Robert Crandall Aprx 24 minutes

Published: April 26, 2016, 5:44 a.m.

The Adventures of the German Student by Washington Irving

This story takes place during the French Revolution. A young German student who tends to study the paranormal which makes him depressed decides to move to Paris to improve his outlook on life in the more lively and enjoyable city. But what he finds is not what he expected. Introduction Greg Melton read by Robert Crandall  Aprx 20 minutes.

Published: April 6, 2016, 7:22 a.m.

Story of the Vanishing Patient By Elia Wilkinson Peattie

In the story we’re about to hear a Doctor is summoned in the middle of the night to tend to a dying woman in the house next door. He goes to help. The next morning he goes next door to see how the patient is doing, but what he finds is not what he was expecting. Introduction Andrea Hadhazy  read by Robert Crandall Aprx 14 minutes

Published: March 26, 2016, 8:11 a.m.

A Haunted Island by Algernon Blackwood

In this story a young man vacationing with friends on an island for the summer decides to stay and study after his friends return to the mainland. He doesn't get much studying done. You may never think of an island quite the same. Introduction by Abby Elvidge read by Robert Crandall. Aprx 50 minutes.

Published: March 15, 2016, 8:26 a.m.

The Vengeance of the Dead Man by Robert Barr

Have you ever had an "Out of Body Experience" or maybe you've just heard about them. What if someone occupied your body while your were out of body, perhaps someone who didn't like you. This story will give you something to think about.  Introduction by Greg Melton read by Robert Crandall

Published: March 4, 2016, 10:35 a.m.

Dracula's Guest by Bram Stoker

Another fall and another visit by our resident Vampire. In this story our main character is a tourist on a coach ride when he sees a road that he wants the driver to take. The driver refuses to go down the road, so the tourist decides to go on foot. Bad move. Introduction by Greg Melton Read by Robert Crandall  Aprx 39 minutes

Published: Feb. 19, 2016, 6:41 a.m.

Which Was The Murderer By Robert Barr

In this story a man shoots a political rival and even though he is caught at the scene with the gun in his hand he may get off scott free due to a peculiar law on the books, and the power of his political party and connections. Sound Familiar ? Hears an election year story for you. Introduction by Jack de Golia Read by Robert Crandall

Published: Feb. 2, 2016, 10:39 a.m.

The Stranger by Ambrose Bierce

I am visited again by a demon after having another accident. The demon turns out to be something very frightening. In the story a stranger suddenly appears at a campsite with a horrifying story about him and his fellow travelers. Introduction by Victoria Phelps read by Robert Crandall  Aprx 24 minutes. 

Published: Jan. 25, 2016, 11:18 a.m.

The Little Match Girl by Hans Christian Anderson

In this story a little girl is trying to sell matches on a cold New Years Eve night. Unable to sell any matches , she lights a match to provide warmth and sees a vision, but when the match goes out the vision disappears. She lights more matches and more visions appear until a very special vision appears.  Aprx 13 minutes.

Published: Dec. 25, 2015, 10:42 p.m.

Death and The Woman by Gertrude Atherton

In this story a woman is caring for her dying husband at his bedside. The Thoughts that go through her mind are tragic.  Aprx 22.00 Minutes. Introduction Andrea Hadhazy Read By Robert Crandall. Note Email address has been changed to your comments are always welcome.

Published: Dec. 16, 2015, 11:03 a.m.

The Detective Meets The Murderer

This is a story of murder and betrayal and contains a gruesome murder scene. Please enjoy The Detective Meets the Murderer by Zachariah Langley. Introduction Victoria Phelps read by Robert Crandall. 

Published: Nov. 22, 2015, 4:37 a.m.

The Black Cat by Edgar Allan Poe

On this episode I am haunted by a demen about my accident. In the story a man kills a black cat and murders his wife. Introduction by Abby Elvidge Read by Robert Crandall.

Published: Oct. 29, 2015, 10:51 a.m.

The Monkeys Paw by W.W. Jacobs

In this story a family gets three wishes from a monkeys paw. The result is tragic.   

Published: Oct. 16, 2015, 8:32 a.m.

The Terrible OldMan by H.P. Lovecraft

In this story three robbers attempt to separate a mysterious old man from his riches. When they implement the plan, things don't go well.  Introduction Jack deGollia Read by Robert Crandall  20 minutes. Visit audible sign up for a FREE 30 day trial and get a FREE audiobook.

Published: Sept. 28, 2015, 2:37 a.m.

The House of The Nightmare by Edward Lucas White

Had a nightmare recently ? You may want to hold off on listening to this story until you feel better. The main character's car breaks down in front of an old house inhabited only by a young boy. The boy lets him spend the night and he has an horrific nightmare. Intoduction by Abby Elvidge Read by Robert Crandall About 31 Minutes. 

Published: Sept. 10, 2015, 9:55 a.m.

Lost Hearts by M R James

The story your about to hear is about a man who conducts human sacrifices. His victims are children. He removes a vital organ while the child is alive. His orphan cousin is his next victim , but wait some other victims seek revenge.   Introduction Greg Melton Read by Robert Crandall.  34 minutes

Published: Aug. 23, 2015, 3:17 a.m.

The Story of An Hour By Kate Chopin

In this story a woman is informed of her husbands death. What goes through her mind as she imagines life without him and what suddenly happens are very sad. Introduction by Greg Melton read by Robert Crandall 12:00 minutes. 

Published: Aug. 12, 2015, 9:23 a.m.

Gabriel-Ernest by Saki

In this story a beast devours animals of all kinds, but is especially fond of little children.

Published: Aug. 5, 2015, 3:57 a.m.

A Diagnosis Death by Ambrose Bierce

In this story  a doctor is able to predict the exact day of a persons death. What would you do if you knew when you were going to die ? Introduction Abby Elvidge Read by Robert Crandall 

Published: July 29, 2015, 6:48 a.m.

The Judges House by Bram Stoker

In this story the main character is a student who rents an old house once owned by a Judge. The house is quiet and secluded, just what he needs to concentrate on his studies. However our student is in for a surprise, one very deleterious to his well being. I hope you enjoy The Judges House by Bram Stoker. Introduction by Jack deGolia  Read by Robert Crandall

Published: July 21, 2015, 9:25 a.m.

When I Was Dead By Vincent O'Sullivan

 In this story our main character dies after a bizarre experiment,but he doesn't think he's dead even as he watches the funeral. I hope you enjoy "When I Was Dead" By Vincent O'Sullivan  Aprox 15 Minutes.    

Published: July 12, 2015, 8:13 p.m.

The Tell-Tale Heart/ The Noise

This episode features two stories. The first story is the Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe. A chilling story of murder. The murderer is haunted by the beating of the dead mans heart. The second story titled "The Noise" by Timothy Mowers is a frightening story of dying.  Introduction by Gregory Bartley read by Robert Crandall

Published: July 5, 2015, 2:25 a.m.

The Red Room by H.G. Wells

In This story our main character doesn't believe in ghost  and to prove it, he agrees to spend the night in a haunted room of a castle. Does he change his mind ? Well you'll see. I hope you enjoy The Red Room by H. G. Wells. Introduction by Andrea Hadhazy,   Read by Robert Crandall

Published: June 28, 2015, 3:30 a.m.

The Music of Erich Zann by H.P. Lovecraft

In this story our main character is trying to find an apartment he once rented and recalls the disturbing music played by an old man who lived in another apartment in the building. This story could make you think twice about ever renting an apartment again. I hope you enjoy "The Music of Erich Zann" by H.P. Lovecraft 

Published: June 20, 2015, 7:36 a.m.

The Masque of The Red Death

In this story Prince Prospero and 1000 of his friends are protected in his castle, while the Red Death devastates the people. Appx 22 Minutes

Published: June 12, 2015, 8:28 a.m.

The Diary of A Madman

This is a scary story, but not a spooky scary story. In this story a prominent, highly respected judge dies. A diary is found chronicling his iconoclastic views on killing and murders he had committed. What's really scary is, are there people who share the views of our fictional judge? I hope you enjoy "The Diary of A Madman" By Guy de Maupassant Appx. 17:15

Published: June 5, 2015, 6:24 a.m.

Horror Of The Heights


Published: May 29, 2015, 4:19 a.m.

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