The Librarian

603: “Stuck” by Caitlin Marceau

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STORY

"Stuck"
Author: Caitlin Marceau

The Wicked Library shares a tale that floors you and keeps you there. Get ready for Caitlin Marceau's Wicked debut with a truly horrifying and emotionally terrifying story. We hope you'll agree that there are few things worse than being stuck in the situation like this one. Read on to find out more about the talented Caitlin Marceau.

About the Author:

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Caitlin Marceau is a graduate of Concordia University with a B.A. in creative writing, Caitlin works for an array of publications and lit mags. When she’s not covered in ink or wading through stacks of paper, you can find her ranting about issues in pop culture or nerding out over a good book.

Website: caitlinmarceau.com
Twitter: @CaitlinMarceau
Facebook: www.facebook.com/CAMarceau or facebook.com/caitlinmarceau


ARTWORK

Artist: Jon Towers

Jon-Towers
Jon Towers is an artist and writer, he is the creative mind behind indie comic book company Stigmata Studios. Often referred to as the "Creator Emeritus" of the Wicked Library by former Host and current Executive Producer, Nelson W. Pyles, Jon Towers is a modern Renaissance Man, who serves up his brand of awesome in the form of comics, observation, satire, myth and legend, and edgy writing and observation. He will be featured in an upcoming issue of Dreadful Geographic, an Ezine from Forsaken. You can find Jon's graphic novel, the D'Jinn Jihad on Amazon, and all things Jon Towers on his website below.

Website: www.stigmatastudios.com
Twitter: @JonnyAxx
Facebook: facebook.com/stigmatastudios


Narration

Dramatic reading performed by Daniel Foytik: www.9thstory.com
Twitter: @9thstory

The voice of the Librarian was Nelson W. Pyles (www.nelsonwpyles.com)
Twitter: @NelsonWPyles

The voice of Victoria Bigglesworth-Hayes was Amber Collins http://ambizzlezappa.deviantart.com/gallery
Twitter: @blamberino


Production Music

"The Wicked Library Theme"
Anthony Rowsick of Novus (novus3.bandcamp.com)

"Deep Noise", "Anxiety", "Cryptic Sorrow", "Dark Walk", "Echoes of Time", "Ghost Processional", "Gnarled Situation", "Heart of the Beast", "Martian Cowboy", "Schmetterling", "Sunset at Glengorm"
Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0


Audio Recording

Sound Design by Daniel Foytik, 9th Story Studioswww.9thstory.com

Producer: Daniel Foytik Executive Producer: Nelson W. Pyles

Visit The Wicked Library:

On Facebook: www.facebook.com/thewickedlibrary
On Twitter: @wickedlibrary


This Episode of the Wicked Library was brought to you by:

Shadows Square
Shadows at the Door is an ever-growing collection of haunted stories inspired by the ghastly, the ghoulish and the macabre. You can enjoy the pleasing terrors, and similar content, at www.shadowsatthedoor.com

Sanitarium Alt Logo
Sanitarium Magazine showcases original horror fiction and dark verse, alongside news, reviews and interviews - now weekly as of June 1st! sanitariummagazine.com


 

The Wicked Library is a founding member of the Society 13 Podcast Network.
"Society 13, where Badasses listen to podcasts."

602: Double Dread by Mark Nixon

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STORY

Double Dread: "Once There was a Photographer" and "The Best Intentions"
Author: Mark Nixon

The Wicked Library brings you another double shot of terror with a two ghastly new tales from across the pond by Mark Nixon. Enjoy a terrifying trip down a dark alley with "Once There was a Photographer" and a bloody awful trip to claim a special pocket watch with "Best Intentions". Both stories, and many others, can be found on Shadows at the Door. Get more details here: shadowsatthedoor.com

About the Author:


Mark Nixon is a horror writer who lives by a graveyard in England. He finds inspiration in the ghastly, the ghoulish and the macabre. He is the editor of shadowsatthedoor.com a website gathering an ever growing collection of ghost stories and proud sponsor of the Wicked Library. In between writing his new ghost stories, Mark is currently writing his first novel.

Website: shadowsatthedoor.com
Twitter: @shadowsatdoor
Facebook: facebook.com/shadowsatthedoor


ARTWORK

Artist: Jeanette Andromeda

Jeanette-Andromeda
Jeanette Andromeda is an artist, blogger, youtuber, and filmmaker. When she's not talking about horror or up to her elbows in paint, she's often found wandering around in graveyards working on stories, scripts and sketches.

Website: HorrorMade.com
Twitter: @HauntingTV or @Jeanette_art
Facebook: Facebook.com/HauntingTV or Facebook.com/HorrorMade
Pinterest: pinterest.com/HauntingTV
Tumblr: hauntingtv.tumblr.com
YouTube: YouTube.com/HauntingTV


Narration

Dramatic reading performed by Daniel Foytik: www.9thstory.com
Twitter: @9thstory

The voice of the Librarian was Nelson W. Pyles (www.nelsonwpyles.com)
Twitter: @NelsonWPyles

The voice of Victoria Bigglesworth-Hayes was Amber Collins http://ambizzlezappa.deviantart.com/gallery
Twitter: @blamberino


Production Music

"The Wicked Library Theme"
Anthony Rowsick of Novus (novus3.bandcamp.com)

"A Laughing Librarian", "Wicked Ways"
Daniel Foytik (www.danfoytik.com)

"Deep Noise", "Anguish", "Blue Sizzle", "Ghostpocalypse - 1 Departure", "Ghostpocalypse - 2 The Call", "Ghostpocalypse - 3 Road of Trials", "Ghostpocalypse - 6 Crossing the Threshold", "Ghostpocalypse - 8 Epilog", "Professor and the Plant", "Shores of Avalon", "Unanswered Questions"
Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0


Audio Recording

Sound Design by Daniel Foytik, 9th Story Studioswww.9thstory.com

Producer: Daniel Foytik Executive Producer: Nelson W. Pyles

Visit The Wicked Library:

On Facebook: www.facebook.com/thewickedlibrary
On Twitter: @wickedlibrary


This Episode of the Wicked Library was brought to you by:

Shadows Square
Shadows at the Door is an ever-growing collection of haunted stories inspired by the ghastly, the ghoulish and the macabre. You can enjoy the pleasing terrors, and similar content, at www.shadowsatthedoor.com

Sanitarium Alt Logo
Sanitarium Magazine showcases original horror fiction and dark verse, alongside news, reviews and interviews - now weekly as of June 1st! sanitariummagazine.com


The Wicked Library is a founding member of the Society 13 Podcast Network.

"Society 13, where Badasses listen to podcasts."

601: Two Tales to Terrify from Jessica McHugh

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STORY

Two Tales to Terrify: "Of Human Symphonies" and "Tarnished Treasures"
Author: Jessica McHugh

The Wicked Library returns for Season 6 with two new stories by Jessica McHugh. Enjoy a terrifying Lovecraftian tale with "Of Human Symphonies", and a trip to a dark, abandoned island with "Tarnished Treasures". The latter will be featured in an upcoming issue of Dreadful Geographic, an ezine published by our very own Maddie Holiday VonStark. Get more details here: Booktrope Forsaken on Facebook

About the Author:

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Jessica McHugh is an author of speculative fiction ranging from horror to young adult. She’s had seventeen books published by small presses in six years, including her Post Mortem Press thriller, Rabbits in the Garden, and the first three books in The Darla Decker Diaries, her edgy YA series from Evolved Publishing.

Website: www.jessicamchughbooks.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/author.JessicaMcHugh
Twitter: @TheJessMcHugh
Amazon: amazon.com/author/JessicaMcHugh
Other Projects: The Hypergraphia Podcast with Jack Wallen and Jessica McHugh is coming soon. You can find more information at: facebook.com/HypergraphiaPodcast\

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ARTWORK

Artist: Steven Matiko

Steven-Matiko
Steven Matiko is a talented artist who enjoys horror and dark fiction. Many pieces of his work can be found on the 9th Story Website below. Steve is also a musician and his original music is often featured on the 9th Story. Keep an eye out for his new website to be launched this summer.

Twitter: S_Matiko
Website: http://www.9thstory.com/steves-gallery


Narration

Dramatic reading performed by Daniel Foytik: www.9thstory.com
Twitter: @9thstory

The voice of the Librarian was Nelson W. Pyles (www.nelsonwpyles.com)
Twitter: @NelsonWPyles

The voice of Victoria Bigglesworth-Hayes was Amber Collins http://ambizzlezappa.deviantart.com/gallery
Twitter: @blamberino


Production Music

"The Wicked Library Theme"
Anthony Rowsick of Novus (novus3.bandcamp.com)

"A Laughing Librarian", "Wicked Ways", "Dwelling with a Dark Guitar"
Daniel Foytik (www.danfoytik.com)

"Deep Noise", "Devastation and Revenge", "Spacial Harvest"
"Dreams Become Real", "March of the Mind", "Inner Sanctum", "Expeditionary", "Quinn's Song: First Night", "The Dread", "Movement Proposition", "Disconcerned", "Redletter", "Sancho Panza gets a Latte"
Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0


Audio Recording

Sound Design by Daniel Foytik, 9th Story Studioswww.9thstory.com

Producer: Daniel Foytik   Executive Producer: Nelson W. Pyles


Visit The Wicked Library:

On Facebook: www.facebook.com/thewickedlibrary
On Twitter: @wickedlibrary


This Episode of the Wicked Library was brought to you by:

Shadows Square
Shadows at the Door is an ever-growing collection of haunted stories inspired by the ghastly, the ghoulish and the macabre. You can enjoy the pleasing terrors, and similar content, at www.shadowsatthedoor.com

Sanitarium Alt Logo
Sanitarium Magazine showcases original horror fiction and dark verse, alongside news, reviews and interviews - now weekly as of June 1st! sanitariummagazine.com


 

The Wicked Library is a founding member of the Society 13 Podcast Network.
"Society 13, where Badasses listen to podcasts."

511: “Just Like Grandpa” by Rona Walter

Episode # 511

Title: "Just Like Grandpa"
Author: Rona Walter

Website: www.rona-walter.jimdo.com

Narrated by Nelson W Pyles @NelsonWPyles

Hello Kiddies! For a short episode, this one is still kind of packed!

This week for the mid season finale, we have author Rona Walter! Rona has a short, yet mighty short work in "Just Like Grandpa."

Nelson also introduces an audio piece performed by multi media artist Lee Harral, as well as dropping a single from the new Novis album "Into the Future" with the song "Swing on This."

Be on the lookout for Maddie Von Stark's Zeitgeist: A Book of Horror Art/Poetry available December 1st on www.amazon.com!! It's the first publication from The Wicked Library Publishing and e-Media!

Love to our sponsors Post Mortem-Press and Sanitarium Magazine.

Also, pick up the first CD from Nelson's band Novus at http://novus3.bandcamp.com/releases

Director of Operations-Maddie Von Stark. We will see you for the Christmassacre 3 Episode!!! We love you all!!

Nelson and Maddie

Visit The Wicked Library:

On Facebook: www.facebook.com/thewickedlibrary
On Twitter: @wickedlibrary 

Art Direction/Badassery-Maddie Von Stark @MaddieVonStark

Music:

Theme song performed by Novus and available at www.novus3.bandcamp.com
Incidental music by Kevin MacLeod. incompetech.com
Incidental Music by Colin Lacativa: sabatogesound.bandcamp.com

This Episode of the Wicked Library was brought to you by:

Sponsors:

http://sanitariummagazine.com
http://www.postmortem-press.com

503: Three Tales from Sydney Leigh

Episode # 503

Title: Three Tales from Sydney Leigh
Author: Sydney Leigh

Website: thespiderbox.shawnaleighbernard.com
Twitter: @thespiderbox
Facebook: facebook.com/sydney.leigh.319
Amazon: http://amazon.com/author/therealsydneyleigh

 

Narrated by Nelson W Pyles @NelsonWPyles

The Wicked Library returns with the first 'squirm' episode of the season, brought to you by the great Sydney Leigh!

Sydney gives us three stories that will make you oh, so uncomfortable.

Look out for Sydney in the upcoming Book 38 Anthology spearheaded by the VEEP, Maddie Von Stark! This episode brought to you in part the the mighty Post Mortem Press! www.postmortem-press.com www.thewickedlibrary.com

Sydney Leigh is a writer, editor, and former English teacher native to the North Shore of Massachusetts. Her short fiction, poetry, and reviews have appeared in such magazines and anthologies as Shock Totem, Shroud Quarterly, The Horror Zine, Darkness Ad Infinitum, and The Library of the Dead. She is an Active Member of the HWA, and currently works for both Villipede Publications and as the Chief Editor of Eldritch Press’ Novel Division.
In 2015, her short story “Baby’s Breath” was nominated for a Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in Short Fiction and won the Best Horror Short Story Award in the Preditors & Editors Readers’ Poll. It is also due to be featured on the Tales to Terrify podcast and is available in a full color chapbook on Amazon. “Transference,” the opening paragraph of “Baby’s Breath,” was originally a micro-fiction piece featured on Episode 503 of The Wicked Library, and is a Finalist in the Best Speculative Fiction Audio Drama (Long Form) category of the 2015 Parsec Awards.

Sydney congratulates The Wicked Library on this honor!

Look for Sydney’s upcoming poetry in Chiral Mad 3, the HWA Poetry Showcase Volume II, Our World of Horror, and the third volume in the Quick Shivers series from the DailyNightmare.com.

Visit The Wicked Library:

On Facebook: www.facebook.com/thewickedlibrary
On Twitter: @wickedlibrary 

Art Direction/Badassery-Maddie Von Stark @MaddieVonStark

Music:

Theme song performed by Novus and available at www.novus3.bandcamp.com
Incidental music by Kevin MacLeod. incompetech.com

This Episode of the Wicked Library was brought to you by:

Sponsors:

http://sanitariummagazine.com
http://www.postmortem-press.com