Lore is a bi-weekly podcast (as well as a TV show and book series) about dark historical tales. Each episode explores the mysterious creatures, tragic events, and unusual places that fill the pages of history. Because sometimes the truth is more frightening than fiction.


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Episode 22: Over the Top

History is full of examples of moments in time when hysteria and fear ruled common sense. While some of these examples were valid reasons to panic and worry, others were less logical. But that didn’t make them any less dangerous. * * * This...


 2015-11-30  25m

Episode 21: Adrift

Since the dawn of time, humans have pushed themselves to explore. When that adventure took to the seas, however, it was an invitation for tragedy. The ocean, you see, takes much from us. And sometimes it gives it back. * * * This episode of Lore was...


 2015-11-16  24m

Episode 20: Homestead

Home is where the heart is. It’s where we build our lives and celebrate the things we love. But it can also be the center of tragedy and darkness. On many different levels, there’s no place like home. * * * This episode of Lore was...


 2015-11-02  24m

Episode 19: Bite Marks

Seeing isn’t always a prerequisite for belief. In fact, oftentimes the things we believe in the most strongly are invisible to our naked eyes. But when we experience those invisible things through pain and physical attacks, our belief can become...


 2015-10-26  25m

Episode 18: Hunger Pains

For as advanced and civilized as we are, humans are still led by very basic desires. We are drive by a need for safety and shelter. We long for a community to belong to. And we hunger. But not every method of sating our desires is good. Upon occasion,...


 2015-10-19  24m

Episode 17: Broken Fingernails

We leave our loved ones there after they’ve passed. We treat the space with reverence and solemn deference. Cemeteries are meant to be a final resting place. Sometimes, though, the ones who should be gone try to come back.   * *...


 2015-10-12  27m

Episode 16: Covered Mirrors

At the heart of every horror film is an iconic weapon. Often times they are nondescript and ordinary, but in the hands of a killer they become something more. Something that has the potential to haunt our nightmares. And sometimes those nightmares...


 2015-10-04  23m

Episode 15: Unboxed

People can be a bit possessive. We love our things, and we cling tightly to them. But what happens when the things we own refuse to let go of us? This episode of Lore was sponsored by: Stamps.com: Visit Stamps.com, click on the microphone in the...


 2015-09-20  25m

Episode 14: The Others

We don’t like to be alone. We hate it. So we tell stories about others, the things at the edges of society. Things we’re not sure about. But what if those “others” are more real than we first...


 2015-09-07  24m

Episode 13: Off the Path

Life is a careful journey down a pathway that we’ve set our hearts on. But every now and then we get pulled off the trail. Sometimes that’s a good thing, but sometimes it’s the stuff of nightmares.    * * * This episode...


 2015-08-24  25m