NoSleep Podcast S16E16

25 Jul NoSleep Podcast S16E16

It’s Episode 16 of Season 16. Our correspondence warns us to avoid the great outdoors.

Trigger Warnings

Some of our listeners may find the content of certain stories disturbing because of trauma or bad experiences in their lives. This section allows you to get some information about stories that have content which may "trigger" emotionally disturbing memories.

In order to be as respectful as possible to the authors, these trigger warnings are not intended to be spoilers for the story. However, bear in mind that by viewing these trigger warnings you may see information that reveals aspects of the plot that may in fact "spoil" the impact of the story.

“A Fairytale”
Implied child harm

Animal death, Animal harm

“Pine Palaces”
Animal death, Animal harm

“A Fairytale” written by Jeanette Brown (Story starts around  00:08:25)
Produced by: Jeff Clement
Cast: Narrator – Nichole Goodnight

“Whistler” written by Carol-Anne Morris (Story starts around 00:30:45)
Produced by: Phil Michalski
Cast: Narrator – Kyle Akers

“A Small Light” written by Sara Century (Story starts around 00:42:45)
Produced by: Phil Michalski
Cast: Narrator – Wafiyyah White, Ashley – Nichole Goodnight

“Elafiphobia” written by Marn S. (Story starts around 01:12:15)
Produced by: Phil Michalski
Cast: Narrator – Mary Murphy, Annie – Kristen DiMercurio, Hunter – Graham Rowat

“Pine Palaces “ written by Elias Witherow (Story starts around 01:28:00)
Produced by: Jesse Cornett
Cast: Narrator – Graham Rowat, Carter – Atticus Jackson, Ken – Jesse Cornett, Penny – Nichole Goodnight


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Click here to learn more about The NoSleep Podcast team

Click here to learn more about Sara Century

Click here to learn more about Marn S.

Executive Producer & Host: David Cummings

Musical score composed by: Brandon Boone

“Elafiphobia” illustration courtesy of Jen Tracy

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