D. J. Swales Gothic & Other Tales

Author D. J. Swales shares the same name as Dracula's first Whitby victim. Discover his audio-drama podcast, a Top 20* hit in over 12 countries. Fans of dark fiction will love BARATANAC, a suspenseful supernatural horror and historical fantasy No. 1 Best Seller from the FITZMARBURY WITCHES series: https://geni.us/Part1print. Fans of the quirky and offbeat will love PEOPLE OF BLOOMSBURY, the author's first heartwarming speculative fiction book inspired by Japanese popular fiction. Author's books, Patreon, and media links: https://linktr.ee/djswaleswritesbooks *ApplePodcasts. Chartable2020

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 18m. Bisher sind 33 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 10 hours 17 minutes

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THE AUTHOR'S LIFE & THE BIRTH OF FITZMARBURY WITCHES | Audio Drama | Dark Fantasy, Supernatural Horror, & Historical Fiction Sagas


The nomadic life of author D. J. Swales when he created BARATANAC (Parts I, II, and III), and the FITZMARBURY WITCHES series. 

Cover Picture: St. Edward's Church. The Cotswolds, England. Tolkien's inspiration for The Lord of the Rings' Doors of Durin (Mines of Moria).

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 2020-04-30  11m
 
 

episode 1: EP 1 | TAINTED PARADISE | BARATANAC | Audio Drama | FITZMARBURY WITCHES BOOK ONE | Dark Fantasy, Horror, & Historical Thriller


A terrifying vision confronts writer Declan James on a tangled nocturnal Bathsheba hillside. He fears 'something' has tracked him down to his isolated Barbados refuge. 


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 2020-05-04  21m
 
 

episode 1: Witching Hour Poet EP 1: THE GLENS MOURNED


Listen in dread to this dark poem that recalls the tragic aftermath of the brutal Battle of Worcester in 1651, when the blood of thousands of dead Scottish Highlanders and Lowlanders drenched the soil of the city and turned its rivers red. Thousands more - injured and traumatised - were cruelly shackled and imprisoned within the thick stone walls of the city’s cathedral and its ancient crypt, before Cromwell shipped the hapless survivors to forced labour in Barbados...


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 2020-07-01  1m
 
 

episode 2: EP 2 | THE ABYSS | BARATANAC | Audio Drama | FITZMARBURY WITCHES BOOK ONE | Dark Fantasy, Horror, & Historical Thriller


Declan continues to sense a lurking presence. His mind is plagued.  He leaves his refuge and hikes down the overgrown hillside to Bathsheba's wild ocean-pounded shores.


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 2020-05-15  32m
 
 

episode 2: Witching Hour Poet EP 2: THE BUNKER (RUINS OF CORREGIDOR)


Let your skin prickle with fear and be transported to the spectral abandoned ruins of Corregidor Island - a former U.S military HQ in the Philippines. The ghosts of the Second World War still breathe on this great rock that guards Manila Bay. They dwell in the shattered buildings and bunkers, and haunt the labyrinthine Malinta tunnels - scarred fragments of the heaviest conventional bombing of the Pacific conflict...


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 2020-08-05  4m
 
 

episode 3: EP 3 | SCENT OF DEMON INTRIGUES | BARATANAC | Audio Drama | FITZMARBURY WITCHES BOOK ONE | Dark Fantasy, Horror, & Historical Thriller


Declan's landlady turns the house upside down, seeking the source of a mysterious malodorous stench –one that triggers unwanted memories. Declan feels a ghostly noose tighten around his neck. 

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 2020-05-21  33m
 
 

episode 4: EP 4 | MARCHING KRAKENS AND THE FACE OF PAZUZU | BARATANAC | Audio Drama | FITZMARBURY WITCHES BOOK ONE | Dark Fantasy, Horror, & Historical Thriller


Declan is besieged in the blackout, surrounded by relics and talismans. Terrifying visions paralysis him. All life on the hillside braces for the vast storm. 


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 2020-05-26  20m
 
 

episode 5: EP 5 | SALEM’S PREACHER AND A DEAL WITH THE DEVIL | BARATANAC | Audio Drama | FITZMARBURY WITCHES BOOK ONE | Dark Fantasy, Horror, & Historical Thriller


Declan’s panic is blunted by a strange hypnotic state. He recalls events and legends in Ireland and England. Declan is confronted by a hideous apparition as threads of lightning slice through the Atlantic storm. 


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 2020-06-06  19m
 
 

episode 6: EP 6 | THE WAIL OF THE GREEN MONKEY | BARATANAC | Audio Drama | FITZMARBURY WITCHES BOOK ONE | Dark Fantasy, Horror, & Historical Thriller


The intricate world of Declan's past and present closes in around him. A sentient smear – an ancient abomination – waits for its moment to strike, sensing it to be close. Terror builds . . . 


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 2020-06-23  33m
 
 

episode 7: EP 7 | POLICE REPORT AND LETTER TO THE DAMNED | BARATANAC | Audio Drama | FITZMARBURY WITCHES BOOK ONE | Dark Fantasy, Horror, & Historical Thriller


Declan is missing. Le Papillon shows signs of violent struggle and inexplicable destruction. Declan's laptop is discovered among his belongings.  The hard drive reveals a slew of mysterious draft documents. 

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"What a debut novel! Hollywood this is your new dark historical fantasy and horror franchise!" -- Jedi Joeda

It is no mere coincidence that D. J...


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 2020-06-30  28m
 
 
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