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Hello my Grimm friends! We're back for one of the most popular topics in the world of mythology: the Greeks and Romans! I'm really excited to dive into this series with you. On this episode we'll be diving into the backstory and context for the stories by learning a bit about the central gods and goddesses of the period and how they are related to …
 
Vacation is over, work has started, and that means I'm in search of a bit of something to keep me going in my spare time. I have missed you all, and my trip to Disney recently inspired me to cover Beauty and the Beast for Get Grimm and Get Told this round. This week, get a little background on the tale, as well as some inspiration for the story and…
 
After a brief hiatus for a few summer trips, we're back with Get Told Vol. VI which will wrap up our foray into Russian fairytales for a while. Included in this week's episode are the tales "The Princess Who Never Laughed", "The White Duck", and "Father Frost". Each of these tales comes from the work of Alexander Afanasyev's collection of Russian f…
 
This week we're taking a look a few little-known but important men in the world of Russian Literature. Alexander Afanasyev and Vladimir Kropp made major contribution to the study of literature as a whole, but they've also added tremendously to what we know about the stories of Eastern Europe. This week's podcast partner is Her Moment in History! Fi…
 
Good things come to those who wait, folks, and this episode is probably my most favorite of them all. It's noteworthy for a number of reasons. First, it marks 8 months of Get Grimm being out in the world for your listening pleasure. This is also the LONGEST episode I have produced. I went back and forth on whether to make this a two-parter, but the…
 
Welcome to Get Told Vol. V, Ivan Tsarevitch and the Firebird. We haven't had a good old fashioned Kayla retelling in a hot second, so I bring this to you along with a few announcements! Please check out the Patreon page, leave a review or just say hi in an email! This week's featured podcast is Folklore on the Rocks! Find them in these places! Show…
 
Hello intrepid listeners! How I have missed you! This episode brings a few new updates as well as an introduction to the Slavs of Eastern Europe. We're going to hear all sorts of tales from the enigmatic East next! I can't wait to go traveling with you all. Our featured podcast this week is Writing About Crime. Find the show in these places! Podbea…
 
Fear not, intrepid listeners! I have returned, but this time with some basic housekeeping and updates on the show. I want to let you know about all the amazing things coming up, from calls to submissions to the release of the preorder for The Story Collection (gumroad.co/htfKN) and all the amazing things that you'll just have to listen to to find o…
 
I decided to end our trek through the Celts with a look at the most popular aspect of Celtic stories, the fairies: who they are and where they came from. This week, we begin a new format of delivery, so please tell me what you think (good or bad!) so I can continue to improve the show for the future. This week's featured podcast is Stories of Yore …
 
Welcome to Episode 17! It feels good to be back on a regular release schedule again! This week, we're looking at the different mythological cycles, or groupings of stories, from Irish Mythology. And this week, I've also announced the release of the first story collection from Get Grimm due out on May 25th! If you become a Patreon supporter, you get…
 
Episode 16 starts our first multi-episode arc about Celtic mythology. The Celts are a fascinating bunch for the deep-reaching influence into myths and fairy tales as well the large amount of mystery surrounding them because a lot of their stories were never written down by them. This week, it's a little bit of history and a little bit of rock and r…
 
This week starts the new format of the show! We are now releasing regular episodes on a fortnightly basis. It's all the same great stories. In this episode we look at how the wolf is used in a handful of fairy tales and folk tales from the Grimm Brothers and Aesop and his place in the teaching of lessons. This week's featured podcast is Haunted Hap…
 
In 1843, a man set out with the goal of showing the world how class disparity affects us all in a negative way. In 2018, a woman sets out to show the world that this tale has become folklore, myth, and legend all on its own with the help of some of her friends. Join us this week as we listen an audio drama retelling of A Christmas Carol by Charles …
 
In 1843, a man set out with the goal of showing the world how class disparity affects us all in a negative way. In 2018, a woman sets out to show the world that this tale has become folklore, myth, and legend all on its own with the help of some of her friends. Join us this week as we listen an audio drama retelling of A Christmas Carol by Charles …
 
This week we're covering one of my absolute favorite people from my favorite time of year. Santa Claus has such a rich, deep history and we barely scratch the surface in this episode on all the cool stuff there is to learn about him. Starting as a religious figure from the early Christian church, he rose to become the patron saint of the poor, chil…
 
Hello everyone! This is part bonus episode and part update about my life, so don't let the title of the episode concern/fool you! Everything is still going swimmingly and I have plenty of content coming. This is just to serve as a few major announcements as we move into the holiday season. First, we are going to a fortnightly posting schedule on re…
 
Kayla and her wonderful stories are back! But this week, we have a slight change of direction as we talk a little bit more about real historical events. In this week's episode, after a brief holiday hiatus, we learn about the history and story of the Jewish festival of lights, Hanukkah, as well a brief bit about some of the things that all holidays…
 
Hey! Next week is the mailbag episode! Send me your questions and comments to my podcast email: getgrimmpodcast@gmail.com Baba Yaga is a well known character from Eastern European folklore. She is a witch of negotiable affections. Basically, depending on the story, her allegiances shift. It’s hard to trace her origins precisely; tales involving Bab…
 
This week we're taking a look at the perils of taking candy from strangers as we learn a little about the origins of Hansel and Gretel. We start in Italy with a version of the tale told by Giambatista Basille entitled Nennillo et Nennilla, and then a trip over to Germany for the classic version that we see in most storybooks, Hansel and Gretel. Thi…
 
Welcome to Episode 7! In this week's episode, we're taking a break from fairy tales to explore another aspect of the human story telling experience: urban legends. Considered a modern aspect of folklore, urban legends captivate everyone around the world and continue the tradition of teaching lessons or instilling fear in everyone around us. Join Ka…
 
Welcome to Episode 6! For the second episode of the Halloween season, you get two special treats: a guest narrator and the gruesome tale of Bluebeard. Learn what happens when you make a hasty marriage contract to a guy with questionable facial hair. Our guest narrator is The Narrator from the sister podcast, Mythical, where you can get more of your…
 
After a brief hiatus, I'm excited to bring you Part 2 of Queens of the Sleeping Curse. In this one, we meet Briar Rose and visit the Glass Coffin. I'm also excited to introduce a new sponsor to the show, Audible. I'm also taking suggestions for episode 5's topics! Please reach out to me on social media @getgrimmpodcast or email me at getgrimmpodcas…
 
Kayla tells the tales of Snow White and Bella Venezia, two stories with very similar themes: the leading lady is the victim of the witch's sleeping curse. In addition to hearing Kayla's take, you also get some special background and commentary on the show! Find me on social media! Twitter: twitter.com/getgrimmpodcast Facebook: facebook.com/getgrimm…
 
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