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Spirits

Jul 17, 2024

Was Shakespeare writing about zombies? What if Romeo & Juliet were transformed at the end of the play rather than just dying? We’re joined by playwright and creator Melody Bates to talk about her love and frustration with Shakespeare, her acting origins, and translating fashion and folklore into performance. 

 


Jul 10, 2024

We’re vibing with nature, which means we’re talking about the tree spirits of Greek mythology: Dryads!

 

Content Warning: This episode contains conversations about or mentions of incest, suicide, genitals, sexual assault, blood, slut-shaming, death, animal attacks, animal death, and child endangerment. 

 


Jul 3, 2024

We’re talking this week about Isis, the Egyptian Head Queen in Charge! She’s out there doing magic, bringing people back from the dead, controlling scorpions, all sorts of things. If you’re not impressed, you’re not listening.

 

Content Warning: This episode contains conversations about or mentions...


Jun 26, 2024

After a month of mushroom folklore, horror, and general gushing, we are revisiting with fresh eyes the scariest story we’ve ever told on the podcast: The Shuddering of Creekside Mushrooms. 

 

Content Warning: This episode contains conversations about or mentions of racism, viruses, death, body horror, homophobia,...


Jun 19, 2024

After a month of mushroom folklore, horror, and general gushing, we are revisiting with fresh eyes the scariest story we’ve ever told on the podcast: The Shuddering of Creekside Mushrooms. 

 

Content Warning: This episode contains conversations about or mentions of racism, viruses, death, body horror, homophobia,...