DEATH IS NOT THE END
LISTEN TO EPISODE 1: Death is Not the End
So begins episode 1 of a great adventure! We started this show in the believe that we’d only do a 4 part series to celebrate Halloween. Years later and nearly 100,000 downloads, we’re still exploring the darkness. We’re Home for Horror in Philadelphia, bringing you true ghost stories, folklore, comedy, interviews, EVPS and all sorts of witty banter and discussions about all things horror.
We’ve all experienced messages from beyond the silver veil, whether we want to admit it or not. Some people take no notice, ignoring these outreaches. Others embrace them, seeing them as evidence of an expanded universe. Whether these stories frighten or comfort, we are reassured.
In my youth, I worked for various museums and gained a passion for the science of collecting folk culture. These personal experiences need to be recorded and added to this rich archive, presented for scholar and seeker. We’ve already established an archive of collected stories that have never been recorded before.
The reading of collected personal ghost stories as part of our outreach program to record folklore through social media, email and community events. Horror material including interviews with horror authors, the reading of classic ghost stories and discussions of the industry. And we will be producing interviews with ghost hunting groups. We will be recording this podcast from notoriously haunted locations.
The broadcast will be no longer than an hour except for the last episode which will be transmitted around Halloween.
So we need true stories. They need to have been personally experienced by the author or someone close. The accounts should be in their own words as if telling the story to a friend or in an email. The stories work best when around 1,000 words, but we have done longer sagas.
We need help gathering stories, spreading the word so people will send us their accounts. We’d also be glad for any ideas for segments or general horror material for the show. We can offer promotion.
Email us your personal true ghost stories at firstname.lastname@example.org