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Lyssa Mandel and co-host/boyfriend Phil Casale invite guests to share and discuss creative artifacts from their adolescence. Pieces include poetry, drawings, journal entries, Wicca boxes and everything else that bursts forth from our formative years. It’s painful, poignant and funny. Think of it as Judy Blume meets Dr. Phil sans the Judy Blume and Dr. Phil.
 
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In this Urban Legisode, Anna and Andrew read a harrowing listener submitted tale of a real slasher situation with a twist ending, then discuss soup safety and different types of mom heroism. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off …
 
On the evening of October 6, 2019, Rosemary Rodriguez went to dinner with her boyfriend and her mother. On the way home, they dropped Rosemary's mother off and headed to her boyfriend's home. According to her boyfriend, Rosemary left his residence in Longview, Texas, after a brief argument. Two days later, a colleague called Rosemary's family to te…
 
Surprise! It’s a two-Urb Leg week! In today’s ep, Anna and Andrew attempt to soothe a young listener’s fears of the dreaded internet bogey-woman, Momo. Weirdly it involves an Indonesian newspaper, Irish police and Kim Kardashian’s motherly instincts. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.c…
 
Welp, Anna and Andrew got quar-brain and accidentally recorded two Monday eps in a row, so here they are reading the mean-spirited cautionary tale “The Drum” before talking about spooky parenting, owl-devils and of course, Iman. Also, if you're looking for the go-to destination online for horror, true crime, and generally bizarre content - we got i…
 
In this ep, Anna and Andrew crack into “Aaron Kelly’s Bones” and talk toxic post-death marriages, the castability of Justin Timberlake as a corpse, and the long-lasting trauma of the trailer for the film “Stigmata. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IN SPONSORED BY…
 
In this ep, Anna and Andrew rev up tales of evil automobiles! Possessed cars! Deadly semis! And Archduke Ferdinand! Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW ANDREW: https://twitter.com/thatsajelly…
 
In their first episode of 2021, Anna and Andrew reflect on the subtle horror of “The Voice” then recount Anna’s recent virtual session with a pet psychic. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW …
 
In part 2 of their holiday special, Anna and Andrew read more listener submitted spooky Christmas tales, about a beloved dog’s presence and a 6-year old’s reinterpretation of “The Green Ribbon.” Happy Holidays gentle listeners! We’ll be back January 4th! FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW ANDREW:…
 
In this special holiday ep, Anna and Andrew read listener submitted true tales of ghostly in-laws and ghostly grandmas to ring in the Yuletide season! Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY HELLOFRESH: Go to HelloFresh.com/scarystories80 and use code "s…
 
In this Urban Legisode, Anna and Andrew read a listener submitted holiday tale of a Zoom attendee from beyond the grave, then issue a correction regarding the legality of scaring a child to death in Canada. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERH…
 
In this ep, Anna and Andrew drift into the existential horror of “Something Was Wrong” before discussing over-dramatic onlookers, ghosts on phones and the floating kids from “Salem’s Lot. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off you…
 
In this Urban Legisode, Anna and Andrew read a listener submitted holiday tale concerning a spectral dog, then discuss a real old English account of a murderous canine. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off your first month at be…
 
In this seasonal episode, Anna and Andrew crash into the holly jolly hoooeeer of “The Wreck” then talk holiday fire safety, trash gifts and Sigourney Weaver. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.co…
 
Anna and Andrew slice into the folklore behind the Yuletide belly-slitter herself, Frau Perchta, then chat about holiday guest decorum and supernatural conflict resolution. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off your first month a…
 
Here at Scary Stories, we are fans of taking care of your mental health. So today, in this special mini-sode presented by BetterHelp, we put a mental health spin on Harold (the living scarecrow) because therapy can be beneficial to Scary Stories characters too! And of course, one way to take care of your mental health is to check out BetterHelp for…
 
Back from hiatus, Anna and Andrew tuck into the morbid horror of “The Brown Suit” then talk undertaker rules, what can and cannot be cremated and why you shouldn’t make jokes about ebola. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off you…
 
In this ep, Anna and Andrew read some listener submitted Halloween emails, including the legality of scaring children to death in Canada, a homemade Haunted Mansion, and an undead Grandma. Also, we'll be taking a couple weeks off, but don't worry! We will be back November 30th! Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus:…
 
Happy Halloween! In this bonus ep, Anna and Andrew serve up a real Halloween treat: Alvin Schwartz’s “The Green Ribbon” from the book “In a Dark, Dark Room.” Other topics discussed include childhood secrets, ghoulish diets and the Lupita cake from Great British Bake-Off. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http:/…
 
Special Guest Rachel Pegram (“Kenan”) drops by to discuss her childhood fears of “The Blob” and shares the legend of Goatman’s Bridge, before talking ouijia boards, coyotes and still getting poked on Facebook. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY MINT…
 
Anna and Andrew unearth “The Big Toe” then talk microwaves, jump scares and pig apologies. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY DIRT CHEAP Dirt Cheap is a new podcast from Neon Hum Media that digs deep into the dollar bins of used bookstores and your …
 
In this ep, Anna and Andrew read up on 1-star haunted house reviews then take a HARD left turn into the world of hyper realistic baby dolls. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY DIRT CHEAP Dirt Cheap is a new podcast from Neon Hum Media that digs deep…
 
A perennial favorite guest, Rachel Wenitsky (The Tonight Show) returns to piece together the tale “What Do You Come For?” before discussing scary attraction actors, Halloween pranks on children, and why Ikea and Costco should open their own seasonal haunted houses. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://forev…
 
Special Guest Mara Wilson (“Welcome to Night Vale”) returns to the pod to share the haunted history of Hollywood’s Griffith Park, including the suspicious tale of a cursed picnic table, reports of shocking cryptic sightings, and various horseback ridings ghosts. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverd…
 
Anna and Andrew dig into the exceedingly troubling tale “Like Cats Eyes” before talking morticians, preferred methods of burial & the best funeral songs. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY MINT MOBILE To get your new unlimited wireless plan for just…
 
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In this ep, special guest Kelly Nugent (Teen Creeps) drops by to share three terrifying experiences from her past, including a gremlin, a drowned apparition and an octagonal room with VERY bad vibes! Be sure to check out Kelly’s new scripted horror podcast, “Exile” available now!” Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Pl…
 
Anna and Andrew shine a light on the classic horror tale “High Beams” before discussing Laura Dern horror, the healing properties of dog saliva and a chilling account of a vengeful fly. Listen to Scary Stories To Tell On The Pod Ad-Free on Forever Dog Plus: http://foreverdogpodcasts.com/plus THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY MINT MOBILE To get your new …
 
Enjoy this re-release from September 18, 2019! Anna and Andrew unwrap the repulsive tales of rodents being served at fast food restaurants and other nasty surprises in take-out orders. VOTE! Verify that you're registered and make a plan to vote on or before November 3rd 2020. Find voting resources here: https://foreverdogpodcasts.com/vote FOLLOW AN…
 
Enjoy this re-release from September 30, 2019! Anna and Andrew roll out the most classic of teen slasher tales, The Hook before waxing eloquent about Wishbone the dog, terrible boyfriends and the subtle beauty of how Branson Reese draws butts. Plus a special listener-submitted ghost story! VOTE! Verify that you're registered and make a plan to vote…
 
Anna and Andrew read listener submitted tales about mysterious phone calls and an equally mysterious backyard gravestone found in a tree stump in Rhode Island. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY MINT MOBILE To get your new unlimited wireless plan for just 30 bucks a month, and get the plan shipped to your door for FREE, go to mintmobile.com/scarystories.…
 
In this ep, Anna and Andrew take a stab at the tale “No Thanks” then talk knife salesmanship, mall horror and the terrifying act of closing down an office at night. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/scarystories FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLL…
 
Resuming their “Icons of Hoooer” series, Anna and Andrew wrap their heads around various decapitated ghosts/ghouls from around the world, including the Irish Dullahan, the Japanese Nukekubi and many more! FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW ANDREW: https://twitter.com/thatsajellyfish https://www.i…
 
Returning to their literary origins, Anna and Andrew soak up the sensual horror of “The Bus Stop” before discussing Chris Evans, the history of “The Vanishing Hitchhiker” story and the trope of the Manic Pixie Scream Girl. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY MINT MOBILE To get your new unlimited wireless plan for just 30 bucks a month, and get the plan sh…
 
In this ep, Anna and Andrew read an upholsterer's spine-tingling tale about a haunted chair and discuss Air Bud, small dog growls and the aesthetic creepiness of Catholicism. To donate and learn more about the Okra project, please visit theokraproject.com! FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW ANDRE…
 
In this special Labor Day episode, Anna and Andrew bid farewell to summer by welcoming Andrew’s old campers and current comedians Annabel and Sabina Meschke to recount a scary story he told in the summer of 2006 about a bogeyman named “Scatterfingers". THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/scarystori…
 
In this rural-centric Listener Campire Tale ep, Anna and Andrew read a tale involving cursed underwear and prairie dog hunters, along with a thrilling follow-up to the Owl Dad saga. And check out "Ruined", a new horror movie comedy podcast hosted by Alison Leiby and Halle Kiefer on Radio Point here: https://www.theradiopoint.com/ruined FOLLOW ANNA:…
 
In this Listener Campfire Ep, Anna & Andrew read a tale of house-sitting horror and a chilling account from one of NYU’s many haunted dormitories. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/scarystories And check out "Ruined", a new horror movie comedy podcast hosted by Alison Leiby and Halle Kiefer on Ra…
 
In this ep, Anna & Andrew welcome Halle Kiefer (MTV’s “Hey Girl”) & Alison Leiby (“The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”) to discuss their ghostly pasts including a tale of a chilling claw machine doll and a romantic haunted getaway. FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW ANDREW: https://twitter.com/thatsajelly…
 
In this travel-themed Campfire ep, Anna & Andrew read 2 listener tales of hotel room hooeers including an impromptu Parisian exorcism, and a haunting message left on a bathroom mirror! THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/scarystories FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram…
 
In a roughly 90’s themed episode of Listener Submitted Campfire tales, Anna and Andrew take on a modern day nursery bogey, tarot pogs and a tub of haunted Beanie Babies. FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW ANDREW: https://twitter.com/thatsajellyfish https://www.instagram.com/thatsajellyfish SCARY …
 
In this Kansas-inspired episode, Anna & Andrew read listener submitted campfire tales about a ghostly camel and the Satanic backstory behind the sleepy town of Stull. THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/scarystories FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FO…
 
Annie and Andrew read a listener submitted Campfire Tale about a quintessential 1980’s haunting, and then offer advice on another listener’s question regarding their potentially deadly/helpful psychokinetic power. FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW ANDREW: https://twitter.com/thatsajellyfish http…
 
Listener Campfire Tales in this ep include a door-locking, vase-breaking, dog-startling ghost and an adorable haunted house in Texas. To donate to or learn more about the Downtown Women’s Center, visit their website at downtownwomenscenter.org FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW ANDREW: https://tw…
 
In another entry to Listener Campfire Tales, Anna and Andrew read a story about a vanishing phantom doctor, and offer advice to an Australian mom seeking guidance on what to do about her daughter’s creepy behavior. FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW ANDREW: https://twitter.com/thatsajellyfish htt…
 
To celebrate his 33rd birthday, Andrew shares a scary book he wrote at the age of 7, titled “Tarus and Nytmars to Trobl Yor Slep.” Plus, the evolutionary origins of the monster under the bed! To donate or learn more about The Downtown Women's Center, please visit their website at downtownwomenscenter.org THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get …
 
Anna and Andrew close out their 100th episode special with pod-lore icons and Andrew's childhood neighbors, The Warren Brothers, who recount Halloween parties past, snacks of the late 90's and read "The Dead Man's Brain" from "Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. Plus, "Scary Ideas For Things That Could Happen" by boyfriend of the pod Jason Hammons, …
 
Anna and Andrew ring in their 100th episode with a 2 part SPECIAL! Featuring a tale of a kiss made possible by ghosts from treasured listener and resident Djinn expert Ayan Karshe! Plus “Scary Ideas for Things that Could Happen” by past guests Paul F. Tompkins and Mara Wilson! THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off your first month at …
 
Anna and Andrew reveal the name of their new advice segment, and try their best to solve a listener’s haunting (or lack thereof) problem! Plus a little campfire tale of an ominous dog message! FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW ANDREW: https://twitter.com/thatsajellyfish https://www.instagram.com…
 
In this installment of Listener Campfire Tales, Anna and Andrew read a nurse’s account of a little old exorcist and an actor’s childhood story about an ill-fated church camping trip. Plus a ghostly dog named Cora and an update on the hunt for Dead Mikey! THIS EPISODE IS SPONSORED BY BETTERHELP Get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/scarysto…
 
In this installment of Listener Campfire Tales, Anna and Andrew read a scientist’s account of a brotherly ghost encounter and a young aspiring graphic designer’s run-in with haunted werewolf clipart! Ooh la loo! FOLLOW ANNA: https://twitter.com/annadrezen https://www.instagram.com/annadrezen FOLLOW ANDREW: https://twitter.com/thatsajellyfish https:…
 
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