Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 7, Episode 1 – “Embrace the Strange”



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Scary Stories Told in the Dark – Season 7, Episode 1 - "Embrace the Strange"

[ August 9, 2020 ]

Welcome to Season 7, Episode 1 of Scary Stories Told in the Dark, starring Otis Jiry.

In this episode of Scary Stories Told in the Dark – the opening to yet another wonderful season, full of tales to terrify – we bring you four spine-chilling tales from author Maria Cisneros Toth, performed by host and narrator Otis Jiry, about curious crimes, awful occupations, death on your doorstep, and creepy competitors.

Tonight’s tales come straight from Maria’s 2014 book, “Strange, Weird, and Creepy Tales“. You can pick up a copy on today by visiting now.

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Second Time Around” by Maria Cisneros Toth

Dead End Job” by Maria Cisneros Toth

🔑 “Death Never Leaves Empty Handed” by Maria Cisneros Toth

🔑 “Phantom Racer” by Maria Cisneros Toth

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: Omega Black

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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