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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 at http://supporter.acast.com/talestoterrify

Tales to Terrify Drew Sebesteny

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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 at http://supporter.acast.com/talestoterrify

    Tales to Terrify 468 Louis B. Rosenberg Julia August

    Tales to Terrify 468 Louis B. Rosenberg Julia August

    This week we start with something a bit different. A legendary haunting poem from one of the Yukon’s most famous authors. For fiction, we have two tales for you: about a simple bug fix with catastrophic potential, and a scientist who finds herself on the wrong end of an experiment.


    COMING UP
    Good Evening: Flash Contest, Dark Matter Magazine: 00:01:06
    Dark Travels: Yukon & Robert W. Service’s The Cremation of Sam McGee: 00:02:30
    Louis B. Rosenberg’s Dogs, Cats and the End of the World as read by Stephen Gagin: 00:13:14
    Julia August’s Tongueless as read by Jasmine Arch: 00:25:32


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    Tales to Terrify 467 Tabitha Lord

    Tales to Terrify 467 Tabitha Lord

    Welcome to Episode 467. This week we travel to Whitehorse, Yukon for a peek inside the city’s most haunted house. For fiction, we have one tale for you, about a woman who unravels a mystery from her youth.


    COMING UP
    Good Evening: News, Thank-yous and Reviews: 00:01:06
    Dark Travels: Captain Campbell House, Whitehorse, Yukon: 00:02:21
    Tabitha Lord’s Lady in Blue as read by Maurine McLean: 00:16:39


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    • 1 hr 11 min
    Tales to Terrify 466 R H Dixon Roy Bishop

    Tales to Terrify 466 R H Dixon Roy Bishop

    Welcome to Episode 466 and Happy New Year! For fiction, we have two tales for you. First, a woman’s world closes in after losing a beloved pet. Then, a man on a lucky streak discovers that the sweet taste of winning eventually goes sour.


    COMING UP
    Good Evening: Happy New Year!: 00:01:06
    R. H. Dixon’s The Hole in the Wall as read by Alex Ford: 00:05:01
    Roy Bishop’s Hot Streak as read by Dennis Robinson: 00:22:45


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    Tales to Terrify BONUS Rob Carroll (Dark Matter Magazine)

    Tales to Terrify BONUS Rob Carroll (Dark Matter Magazine)

    Happy New Year’s Eve and welcome to this special bonus episode, courtesy of our friends at Dark Matter Magazine. We have for you a dark tale from the not too distant future about the fragile nature of reality… and fine print. Then, I sit down for a chat with Rob Carroll, Editor-in-Chief of Dark Matter Magazine.


    COMING UP
    Welcome and Intro to Dark Matter Magazine: 00:01:06
    Rob Carroll’s Violated Terms of Service as read by Drew Sebesteny: 00:03:25
    An Interview with Rob Carroll of Dark Matter Magazine: 01:14:30


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    • 1 hr 34 min
    Tales to Terrify 465 Rick Kennett

    Tales to Terrify 465 Rick Kennett

    Merry Christmas! This week we have some festive folklore to start things off. A tale with kids, cannibalism and old Saint Nick. For fiction, we have the tale of a salvage crew that may be sailing home with more than they bargained for.


    COMING UP
    Good Evening: Happy Holidays, Bonuses and Thank Yous: 00:01:06
    Dark Travels: Saint Nick and the Butcher: 00:02:56
    Rick Kennett’s Out of the Storm as read by Dan Gurzynski: 00:13:58


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    • 47 min
    Tales to Terrify 464 Sonora Taylor

    Tales to Terrify 464 Sonora Taylor

    Welcome to Episode 464. This week we make one last stop in Manitoba to learn the ghostly origin behind a roadside monument. For fiction, we have one tale that follows a boy growing up in a world where death and grief don’t mean what they once did.


    COMING UP
    Good Evening: Holiday Bonuses: 00:01:06
    Dark Travels: White Horse Plains, Manitoba: 00:02:05
    Sonora Taylor’s Weary Bones as read by Anthony Babington: 00:15:20


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Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
42 Ratings

42 Ratings

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Best horror podcast, best story podcast?

Without a doubt the Best horror podcast, and possibly the best story podcast full stop. Worth it for the intros alone!

solid knight ,

Excellent pod

This is great if you like horror then I recommend this pod it’s one of the best horror pods available, I recommend you start with the early shows and listen to them all, great hosts great readers and great storytelling well done to all involved through the whole history of the pod i finally caught up to present and have loved every show.

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