Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 5, Episode 22 – “Speak and Spell”



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Welcome to Season 5, Episode 22 of Scary Stories Told in the Dark, starring Otis Jiry.

In this episode of Scary Stories Told in the Dark, we bring you five terrifying tales from authors Benjamin James, Jay Corvus, Luis Bermudez, Sean Tivenan, and Erik Peabody, performed by host and narrator Otis Jiry, about terrifying testaments, devilish disappearances, selfish saviors, caustic companions, and horrific hosts. Each of this episode’s tales were written by competitors in 2019’s Evil Idol voice acting competition, hosted by Chilling Tales for Dark Nights.  The competition, now in its 3rd round, began in October, and features 50 contestants vying for this year’s championship crown, with 90 stellar performances to enjoy! Click here for more information. 


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Raymond’s Will” by Benjamin James

I Saved the World” by Luis Bermudez

🔑A Big Responsibility” by Sean “TFB” Tivenan

Podcast executive produced and directed by: Craig Groshek
Podcast produced by: Craig Groshek
Podcast hosted by: Otis Jiry
Stories performed by: Otis Jiry
Sound design by: Craig Groshek
Script by: Craig Groshek
Original artwork by: David Romero

Audio program © 2020 Chilling Entertainment, LLC – All Rights Reserved. No reproduction or use of this content is permitted without the express written consent of Chilling Entertainment, LLC. The copyrights for each story are held by the respective authors.

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chloe oreilly
chloe oreilly
11 months ago

have you ever seen a ghost