Archive for the 'history' Category

...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.   I...View Details

32: 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). Merr...View Details

29: Unpacking the Bunny

In which Carla unpacks the urban legend of the Bunyman Bridge, which she told in episode 27, for Halloween. Axes and symbolism and superstitions, o my...View Details

In which Carla explores a Pulitzer Prize winning book, and her own Virginia mountain and river. (That is the fifth draft--each time it sounds disturbi...View Details

25: True Poe

In which Carla continues to celebrate October by exploring the true stories behind Poe's fiction.   Website: theremightbecupcakes.com Facebook Page: t...View Details

24: The Bell Tale Heart

In which Carla commemorates the anniversary of Edgar Allan Poe’s death by exploring its mysteries...and reading his poetry to you.   Website: theremig...View Details

In which, to commemorate Banned Books Week and International Podcast Day, Carla reads the first chapter of three frequently challenged and banned book...View Details

In which Carla tells the 19th century story of a mysterious German child with quite the tale to tell, Kasper Hauser.   Website: theremightbecupcakes.c...View Details