Season 14 Trigger Warnings

Some of our listeners may find the content of certain stories disturbing because of trauma or bad experiences in their lives. This page 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.

Please note that the very nature of horror stories is to frighten and disturb. The content of the stories on The NoSleep Podcast is inherently graphic in terms of adult language, themes of death, people being endangered by stalkers/murderers, and explicit sexuality. These themes are to be expected and therefore will not be listed as trigger warnings.


Trigger Warnings

“The Mill Street Scarecrows”
child harm, child death

“A Mouse in the House”
Animal death

“It Wasn’t My Wife”
Animal death


Trigger Warnings

“My Son”
Child harm, mental illness

Self-harm, mental illness

“Becoming Robby Shelton”
Animal harm/death


Trigger Warnings

“Stand by the Tree”
Child endangerment, self-harm

“What Would Westley Do?”
Suicide, mental illness

Child abuse


Trigger Warnings

Self-harm, suicide


Trigger Warnings

“A Low Spirit”
Mental illness, suicide

Violence against women

“The Woods Take Back”
Missing child, animal harm

“The Resurrection of William Paul”
Child death, self-harm


Trigger Warnings

Child and domestic abuse

“Wolf in Chains”

“The Midnight Caller”
Mention of child death


Trigger Warnings

“A Reflection on Self-Portraits”
Mental illness, suicidal ideation

“Wayne Came Back Wrong”
Military death

“The Bay of Cats”
Mention of animal abuse


Trigger Warnings

“Twelve Hands”
Abuse/death of the mentally and physically disabled


Trigger Warnings

“The Room of Change”
Bullying, child death


Trigger Warnings

“A Husband’s Needs”
Self harm

“I Asked for New Parents and Got Them”
Child abuse, domestic abuse

“The Screwdriver Man”
Child death

Animal harm/death


Trigger Warnings

He Didn’t Leave Alone
Implied child molestation

Blueberry Lake
Child death


Trigger Warnings

“Watch Out for Anyone Trying to Sell You EliteYou Products”
Child harm/death, gunfire

“Brother Dearest”
Child abuse/death

Self harm


Trigger Warnings

“Home Free”
Domestic Abuse

“Mr. Empty-Belly”
Child harm


Trigger Warnings

“The Moaning Caverns”
Child death

“Morgan’s Girl”
Child death, suicide

“Phase II”
Animal death

“Free Your Mind”
Implied sexual violence, implied torture, animal death, self – harm


Trigger Warnings

“The Road of Ice and Men”
Wartime trauma

“The Devil Virus”


Trigger Warnings

“Forever, a Drug”
Drug use, addiction

“Midnight at the Acid Light Dance”
Bullying, Suicide, Child Death

“Mobius Films”
Mild sexual content, Self harm

“The Rat King”
Animal abuse, stalking

“The Man Who Cheated the Devil”
Infant death, suicide

S14 Pandemic Bonus

Trigger Warnings

All stories
Themes of mass illness, disease, and bodily sores


Trigger Warnings

“Test Run”
Animal cruelty/death

Child molestation/death, suicide

“Just Call Amy”


Trigger Warnings

“Death Rides a Horse”
Animal death, sexual acts

“They Never Found the Dog”
Animal harm


Trigger Warnings

“The Baby Who Ate”
Animal harm

“Sleep EZ Motor Lodge”
Child death

“A Letter to My Husband, Jack”
Domestic abuse


Trigger Warnings

“Doomsday Disease”
Self harm

Animal death


Trigger Warnings

“The Great Earl”
Self harm