Starting October 1st, Parcast Network is summoning the scariest ghost stories ever imagined. Join host Alastair Murden as he resurrects fictions from all over the world, bringing to life a new heart-racing tale every Thursday. These stories may not be real—but that doesn’t make them any less spine-chilling.
New episodes air every week on Thursday. Listen to Haunted Places: Ghost Stories free on Spotify, or wherever you get your podcasts!
Young Embla never sees her irksome friend Baldur without his floppy white cap. One night, in a moment of exasperation, she takes it from him. But she does not yet realize who exactly she has stolen from.
In this hair-raising Western tale from American author Ambrose Bierce, a crooked deputy in a one-horse town attends a duel in a haunted house… and faces a ghost from his past.
A French aristocrat agrees to help a friend, but the simple favor ensnares him in a nightmarish horror.