A truly spooky series of ghost stories set in Boston, MA. Join our host and follow along a series of events that can only be explained as “haunted happenstance.”
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Poem by Clement Clarke Moore.
Season two is creeping around the corner, and until it's here, have a quick glance at what's happening with Jennifer, John and company...
In this fourth, and very special volume of our Share the Scare, you're hearing from my amazing Patrons! In honor of #ThankYouPatron day - I've given them the stage to share their own scary stories for your enjoyment. Can't wait for you to listen to my super talented, caring and perfectly spooky supporters!
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Oh, just one more thing.
Or a few, actually. Trust me, they're important.
It's Halloween, the building is in full spooky mode, and the Neighbors are coming together to celebrate, and then, afterwards, hopefully leave the rest in peace.
For this very special Halloween Straight-Up Strange Crossover episode, I am joined by Jaden of Straight-Up Enigmas and Meranda of All Things Dreams! Together we cover a topic intersecting our three shows, I tell a fictional story, Jaden shares a true-crime analysis, and Meranda covers the sleep side - all about Homicidal Sleepwalkers.
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References used during this episode:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Homicidal_sleepwalking#Parks_case https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/day-in-day-out/201212/sleepwalking-killers-and-what-they-tell-us-about-sleep https://www.sleepfoundation.org/articles/sleepwalking https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Tirrell https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n5zr2UrwfB8https://www.sleepassociation.org/sleep-disorders/more-sleep-disorders/sleep-walking/ https://www.sleepfoundation.org/articles/sleepwalking https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2015/03/17/sleepwalking_n_6847100.htmlhttps://www.mnn.com/health/fitness-well-being/stories/facts-about-sleepwalking
Just as things are ramping up, they're also winding down, and the Residents are figuring out a bit more about what's going on. Seems everyone has a role, time to call them out.
It's time to connect the dots, and some stories, as various neighbors get together and realized they have quite a bit in common, specifically some spooky situations. This episode we chat with the Matthews, Dani, Wayne and Charlie; Meaghan and Nan; Ricky and Dorothy, and a few others...
And someone is clearly looking to get even more creepy information out of them, Halloween is on its way after all!
With the residents finally making a few connections, and working together, it's got a lot of people thinking, and re-thinking things. In this episode, we'll no longer be left in the dark when it comes to a few things different people know...
It's Friday the 13th! It's a Full Moon! It's our ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY!
And to celebrate appropriately, I've got a special bonus episode from BEFORE the lofts -- I'm taking you back to the early days of my childhood, and classic horror.
Sit back and turn off the lights, things are about to get a little dark and campy!
We are lucky enough to have guest voices in this episode of Canadian Girl from Nothing Ever Happens in Canada, and Tara of 3 Spooked Girls!
It's high time that the residents in the building start piecing things together, and devise a plan on just what to do next. Join Josh, Alyssa, Jennifer, Dani, Meaghan, Zahra and more and hear just what they've been experiencing, and discovering, at at the Lofts.
This time around the neighbors are having more than their share of welcomes and farewells. We will catch up with Naveen, Charlie, Neil, Mallory and others as they try to navigate through what's happening in their building, and in their lives. We'll also find out just what sort of interesting plans Zahra has brewing, all while the police get a helping hand from an unanticipated source.
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For our third volume we will have a Ladies' Night of Fright to Share the Scare. Tonight we'll feature the hosts of The Medium Matters, Some Kind of Brown, A Girl and Her Horror, Spellcast, All Things Dream and Not Your Little Lady. We also have a special story from listener and patron, Whitney.
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Just when some pieces of the puzzle are finally falling into place, other people, and other things, are decidedly out of place. In this episode we catch up with Dani, meet her mom, Jennifer, Cami and Eliza, and lastly, Mallory. Welcome back to the Lofts!
As the temperatures rise in Boston, a frigid chill is draping the lofts as more inexplicable things happen - in this episode we'll hear from a bunch of the residents, and find out a few more pieces to the ongoing puzzle as well.
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For Independence Day, join me for some hauntings and ghost stories fit for a President, or even created by a President. Sit back as we explore some of the best spooks lingering in the White House!
With strange things happening more often than not, several of the residents in the building have just realized this has now become the norm for them. We'll catch up with Dani, Vidya, Eliza, and Charlie, and a few others will also make an appearance.
For the 20th Episode, we have a special crossover with Dear Murder Street and the Carroll sisters, where their paranormal and true crime show offered advice to Heather about the twins - be sure to check out Episode 19 of their show "Dear Lost at the Lofts".
We also catch up with Zahra, Ricky and Neil!
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A few questions are answered while we spend time catching up with Alyssa, Meaghan, Jennifer, Sophie and more...But as seems to always be the way at the lofts, we're left with even more questions than we began.
Spring might have started a few weeks back, but a deep, grey chill has since settled over Boston, and everyone is feeling it, has the warm weather, and overdue sunshine come at last? This episode sheds some light on just what has been happening, and all from a very different perspective.
In our second volume we Share the Scare from even more of my podcast friends, featuring stories from Jen of Our True Crime Podcast, Edward of October Pod, Augie of Short Stories by Augie P., Aaron of Your Three Stories, Kevin of Can't Make This Up History, Ari of Pop Culture Mythology and Lindsey of Cutscenes and Cupcakes!
To celebrate "Half-Halloween," some of my favorite podcast friends are joining me to "Share the Scare!"
In this volume you'll hear the "House of Horses" by Canadian Girl of Nothing Ever Happens in Canada; "Working with Spirit" by Melissa of The Haunted Ride, "The Quiet" by Vanessa of Fabled, and "Who is Watching You?" by Cam of Our True Crime Podcast.
The stories are truly scary, but not all of them are true...so which is which? Stay tuned and you'll find out.
Please note that this episode contains some language and content a bit more intense and adult than most of our others.
In a special Patriot's Day episode, Dani reveals a painful part of her past, and Boston remembers those lost on this day six years ago.
What isn't going wrong at the lofts? Sophie is missing, Cynthia is missing, and now Tess has uncovered some things she REALLY needs some help working through, let's check in and see what else is going on too, as if this wasn't enough.
Spring is finally here, but the tone in the building is anything but light. We catch up with a few ladies in the loft, while Jennifer takes a break, and tries to find Sophie.
In celebration of Saint Patrick's Day, Jennifer shares some irish-flared ghost stories from both Boston, and Meaghan's home across the pond - Cork Harbor.
Nights have been without sleep at the lofts, and it's making for some weary days. As it were, quite a few of the residents are having a hard time believing what they're seeing, or at least making sense of it. Join us to see just what's happening with Dani, Meaghan, Cami, Eliza and Vidya.
A condo in the building is for sale, but no one knows who lived there? Fathers are finding out their daughters are hiding some secrets, and Sophie makes a new friend. It's been an interesting stretch at the lofts, come join us!
Enough has happened in the building that Jennifer is starting to wonder how it all relates, and is feeling a bit fearful for all of her neighbors. Catch up with several of the residents in this episode to see what else has been happening, and get to know the newest ladies from the first floor.
Things have started to escalate in the lofts, and some of the residents, Jennifer included, are starting to work it out that this is not just some run of the mill strange set of incidents or coincidences. There's something more serious going on, and things just got physical.
With a new year upon them, the residents struggle to piece together the strange happenings occurring in the building, and in their lives. Revisit Alyssa and Meaghan's horrifying night, catch up with Neil, and a secret of his, and share a frightening meet up between Dani and Charlie.
Check in with the residents of the lofts to see how they're observing a coincidental Christmas tradition.
It's Christmastime at the lofts - and things are a bit more scary than merry for some of the residents. Jennifer catches up with the girls, Mallory visits her mom in the hospital, we get to know some more about Vidya and Nora, and we even meet a new hunky neighbor -- a single man in residence at last!
If you've had the feeling that the residents in the lofts are all a bit too nice, things are about to change. Catch up with Zahra, Wayne, Mallory and Brandon, and meet someone new from the second floor. At least her dog is nice!
In this episode, we meet the Matthew's family on the third floor and catch up with Dani and her therapist. We also get to visit Neil in the hospital as well as follow-up with Alyssa. And of course, strange things are happening.....as always!
In the wake of Halloween, the residents of the lofts are trying to piece together exactly what is happening to their quiet little building, all while more confusing coincidences continue to take place.
This Second Halloween Bonus Episode shares even more stories from beyond the lofts, including tales of how photographs can shape our memories, and experiences with the dead.
The Halloween festivities might be winding down for the night at the lofts, but the spirit and activity, is just getting started. Find out what happens when you trust four pre-teens with a Ouija board, and more, in Episode 6!
It's finally Halloween time, and the residents of the lofts are gathering for a little spooky soiree! Meet Zahra, Josh, Alyssa and Mallory, and see what happens when the scariest nights of the year creep into the building!
This Halloween Bonus Episode shares stories from beyond the lofts, including tales of famous, and not-so-famous, ghosts haunting the neighborhoods of Beantown and beyond.
An unsettling night for the residents leaves several of them searching for answers....and for the little girl who has seemingly disappeared? Wayne, Neil, Dani and Meaghan all try to make sense of what is going on, but somehow, things keep getting stranger and stranger.
In this third episode we meet Brandon and Tess, learn how they met, and get to join them as they have one inexplicable and creepy evening at home. What is going on in this building?
In this episode, Jennifer starts to settle into her new Boston home, and we get to meet her neighbor Dani, who is certainly a bit of a character. Meaghan also makes a small cameo, as does the infamous, Alabaster. Things are just starting out for sure, but somehow, they're already starting to get a bit spooky.
Have you ever wondered what draws certain people to stories and places filled with mystery, fear and the inexplicable? Why some people seem to experience things just beyond the explainable, be that considered “paranormal” or “supernatural”?
In this pilot episode of Haunted Happenstance, we meet Jennifer and follow along for her move into Boston, and into a very special building. Find out if it is merely coincidence that has drawn her and her neighbors to this creepy place, or is it something more (or spookier) than that...