Short Storiess Podcast
Audio versions of short stories by authors like Edgar Allan Poe, H.P. Lovecraft, H.G, Wells and others.
125 The Boarded Window by Ambrose Bierce
Friday 26 June 2020
: 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...
124 The Vendetta by Guy de Maupassant
Thursday 11 June 2020
: 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...
123 The Nameless Thing by Richard Stettenbenz
Thursday 28 May 2020
: 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.
122 The Mezzotint by M.R. James
Wednesday 20 May 2020
: 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....
121 The Coffin Merchant by Richard Middleton
Tuesday 28 April 2020
: 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...
120 Ligeia by Edgar Allan Poe
Tuesday 14 April 2020
: 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...
119 The Man of Science by Jerome K Jerome
Monday 30 March 2020
: 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...
118 Gismondi's Wage by Rafael Sabatini
Friday 13 March 2020
: Our feature story is about murder, espionage gone bad and death. I hope you enjoy Gismondi’s Wage by Rafael Sabatini About 43 minutes.
117 The Vacant Lot by Mary E Wilkins Freeman
Friday 28 February 2020
: 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
116 Entrance and Exit by Algernon Blackwood
Thursday 13 February 2020
: 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...
115 The Facts in the Ratcliff Case by Edward Page Mitchell
Thursday 30 January 2020
: 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.
Polaris by H.P. Lovecraft
Wednesday 15 January 2020
: A bad dream a really bad dream. Have you had a bad dream ? Send it to Myhorribledream@gmail.com to be read on the show.
113 The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Connell
Friday 06 December 2019
: In this story an accomplished hunter finds himself stranded on an island and being the hunted. About an hour and ten minutes. Also shingles...
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112 Man size in Marble by Edith Nesbit
Monday 28 October 2019
: GRUESOME ALERT This episode contains morbid and grisly scenes that can be disturbing. Listener discretion is advised. In our feature story...
111 Cool Air by H.P. Lovecraft
Friday 11 October 2019
: 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...
110 What Was It ? by Fitz James O'Brien
Thursday 26 September 2019
: 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...
109 The Room of the Evil Thought by Elia W. Peattie
Monday 09 September 2019
: 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...
108 The Child in the Grave by Hans Christian Anderson
Monday 26 August 2019
: 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...
107 Sea Curse by Robert E Howard
Sunday 11 August 2019
: 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...
106 A Dark Mirror by Arthur Quiller Couch
Sunday 28 July 2019
: This is a story about the Bronte family, a strange mirror, and death. About 14 Minutes. www.adventuresinaudio.net
105 Casting the Runes by M.R. James
Saturday 13 July 2019
: In this story a deadly curse is cast to punish someone. The curse is implemented by using runes , an ancient system of magical symbols....
104 An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge by Ambrose Bierce
Wednesday 26 June 2019
: 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...
The Mysterious Portrait by Mark Rutherford
Wednesday 12 June 2019
: 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...