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Elegant Nastiness

In which Carla dives deep into the mythology of the Three Mothers, Maters Suspirioum, Mater Tenebrarum, and Mater Lacrymarum of the Dario Argento and ...View Details

In which Carla revisits the Victorian Christmas tradition of scary stories at Christmas by reading two classics of the era--and, in doing so, explores...View Details

A Different World

In which Carla explains what it was like to grow up as a '70's kid with Cosby as "America's Dad", especially as a survivor of violent sexual assault. ...View Details

Sweet

In which Carla introduces a series about Vixens, a very special plantation, and ghosts in its hollow.   sbc.edu   Referenced reading: Mary Oliver Ma...View Details

Extra Extra

In which Carla lets you know where she's been and where she's going.   Referenced reading: Written in Blood: A True Story of Murder and a Deadly 16-Y...View Details

Unexpected UVA Voices

In which Carla proves that life is what happens when you're making other plans (John Lennon was right), and, instead of recording an interview, record...View Details

...aka, True Boo, Part Two. In which Carla experiences voices, the movement of objects, footsteps and more in two of her own homes--and proves herself...View Details

Remastered, aka re-edited and recompressed, episode 2. In which Carla explores the stories of two mothers who killed their young children: one fiction...View Details

Remastered, aka re-edited and recompressed, episode 1: It's still a "first episode", but it's cleaned up, and the transitions are smoother. Enjoy.   ...View Details

What the Dickens

In which Carla shares the Victorian tradition of scary Christmas stories. Come, sit by the fire for some M. R. James and some Saki (H. H. Munro). Mer...View Details