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Black Women Are Scary

Black Women Are Scary

By Black Women Are Scary
a radio-dramatic podcast that celebrates and produces short horror stories by BIPOC authors.


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S1E9: The Devil in Tia Adelina's Botanica
This month’s episode features work published in midnight & indigo as part of their Twenty-two Speculative Stories by Black Women Writers, edited by Ianna A. Small. Written by Lynn Brown Performed by your humble host, Wi-Moto Nyoka Sound Design by Marisa Ewing of Hemlock Creek Productions  And last but never least, our director and co-producer, the incredible Gineiris Garcia
19:15
May 28, 2021
S1E8: Tika Zika
This month’s episode features work published in midnight & indigo as part of their Twenty-two Speculative Stories by Black Women Writers, edited by Ianna A. Small. Content Warning: In this episode, topics of disease are discussed. It’s important to take care of yourself while listening. Some suggestions include listening while you’re in a healthy headspace or knowing who you can reach out to if you become upset.  Written by Tracy Cross Performed by Ebboney Wilson of 6 Feet Forever Sound Design by Gabe Castro of The Ghouls Next Door Director and co-producer is the incredible Gineiris Garcia And last but never least, your humble host, Wi-Moto Nyoka
22:50
April 30, 2021
S1E7: Unseen
This month’s episode features work published in midnight & indigo as part of their Twenty-two Speculative Stories by Black Women Writers, edited by Ianna A. Small. Content Warning: In this episode, instances of specific violence are discussed. It’s important to take care of yourself while listening. Some suggestions include listening while you’re in a healthy headspace or knowing who you can reach out to if you become upset. By contacting the National Hotline at 1-800-656-4673, you can get support and learn about your local resources. There is always someone ready to help. Written by Alifah Omar Performed by Alverneq Lindsay Sound Design by Marisa Ewing of Hemlock Creek Productions Featuring Guitar Music by Tri-Tachyon - https://soundcloud.com/tri-tachyon/albums Director and co-producer is the incredible Gineiris Garcia And last but never least, your humble host, Wi-Moto Nyoka
28:48
March 26, 2021
S1E6: 'Til Death
This month’s episode features work from the vampire noire anthology, Slay, published by Mocha Memoirs Press.  Written by Lynette S. Hoag Performed by Kennedy Allen Sound Design by Bailey Trierweiler of Uptown Works NYC Director and co-producer is the incredible Gineiris Garcia And last but never least, your humble host, Wi-Moto Nyoka
28:14
February 26, 2021
S1E5: The Last Vampire Huntress
This month’s episode features work from the vampire noir anthology, Slay published by Mocha Memoirs Press.  Written by Alicia McCalla Performed by Maribel Martinez Sound Design by Gabe Castro of The Ghouls Next Door Music featured includes Round Drums, Magic Forest and Rite of Passage by Kevin MacLeod. Director and co-producer is the incredible Gineiris Garcia And last but never least, your humble host, Wi-Moto Nyoka Special 20% code for any item in Alicia's Emporium created especially for Black Women Are Scary Listeners. If Listeners spend $100, they will receive free shipping, Alicia McCalla is so pleased and excited with the radio dramatic podcast of her short story, The Last Vampire Huntress, that she'll donate 10% of the Net Sales to BWAS.  Click here for your huntress/hunter supplies!  Discount code: bwas Coupon Expires on December 23, 2020
27:56
December 11, 2020
S1E4: Forest of Children & The Elevator
A scary story double feature in honor of Halloween and Dia De Los Muertos. Written by Shirley Pesto Performed by Xavier Rodney Sound Design by Twi McCallum Director and co-producer is the incredible Gineiris Garcia And last but never least, your humble host, Wi-Moto Nyoka
30:34
October 30, 2020
S1E3: And Then I Wake Up
Loretta Ives is not a hero and would rather be sleeping. Unfortunately, she can’t seem to get a restful night due to her sleepwalking condition. Oh, and the monsters. Trigger Warning: In this episode, instances of sexual violence are discussed. It’s important to take care of yourself while listening. Some suggestions include listening while you’re in a healthy headspace or knowing who you can reach out to if you become upset. By contacting the National Hotline at 1-800-656-4673, you can get support and learn about your local resources. There is always someone ready to help. Written by Wi-Moto Nyoka Performed by Elinor T. Vanderburg Sound design by Nirana Singh Hosted, directed and co-produced by Gineiris Garcia
36:17
September 25, 2020
S1E2: Vessel
After ten years hunting those responsible for her daughter's disappearance, Paula's chance at revenge comes in the form of a possessed girl. For Paula, the devil is the truth and Hell is her shotgun. Written by Malissa White Performed by Cherrye J. Davis Sound design by Gabe Castro Director and co-producer is the incredible Gineiris Garcia And your humble host, Wi-Moto Nyoka
41:00
August 28, 2020
S1E1: Cooking With My Sister
A woman cooks the most dangerous meal of her life for a world renowned chef; her sister. Written by Sheyenne Javonne Brown  Performed by Liz Morgan Sound design by Twi McCallum  Director and co-producer is the incredible Gineiris Garcia And your humble host, Wi-Moto Nyoka 
14:06
July 31, 2020