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Dark Jottercast

Dark Jottercast

By L. Bachman
Award-winning author L. Bachman brings to you a dark history and horror podcast known as the Dark Jottercast. Between cups of coffee and manuscripts, she has spent her time exploring what may go bump in the night, but now she uses this exploration to help others learn more about the dark world around us and what monsters may rest just around the corner. With satire and sarcastic humor, maybe, just maybe, you'll walk away learning something new and meet some interesting guests along the way.
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Welcome Lyssa Medana
Welcoming to the podcast British writer Lyssa Medana. We discuss the history of vampires, golems, how to make a proper cup of British tea, Jack the Ripper, and share our work with each other. This is a humorous episode with lots of laughs.
April 22, 2022
The Owl Witches
Today's Cryptid Creature Feature is The Owl Witches, also known as La Lechuza. This urban legend is rooted in Mexican and Texano folklore.
April 16, 2022
Pajama People Bonus: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark [Spoilers]
The first episode of the Pajama People goes live! Julia and I cover the movie Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark and break down our thoughts.
April 15, 2022
The Titanic Kidnapping
Today we cover the kidnapping of two brothers, Michel Marcel and Edmond Roger. These brothers became known as the Titanic Orphans and were found to be not orphans at all, but parental kidnapping victims.
April 14, 2022
Slenderman - Urban Legend turned Attempted Murder
In this episode, we dive into the creation and history of Slenderman and the ultimate crossover into true crime with the attempted murder case inspired by this online fictional character.
April 09, 2022
Talking Spooky w/CR Garmen
We have a guest in today's episode, CR Garmen. We discuss her work, her upcoming new book, and the dark history of nursery rhymes. 
April 08, 2022
The Uncomfortable Crimes of Charles Albright
Known as The Oak Cliff Killer or even The Eyeball Killer, in this episode we talk about the murderer Charles Albright, his life, and his crimes.
April 07, 2022
Delving into The Black Eyed Kids
In this episode, I share my research and findings on the urban legend that is The Black Eyed Kids.
April 02, 2022
Talking Horror w/Jk Allen
Today we have a guest on the show, J.k. Allen. We discuss the business of writing horror, her different approach on werewolves, overcoming fears and personal phobias, dealing with event anxiety, and so much more!
April 01, 2022
The Tragic Life of Miss Manhattan
We explore the rise and fall of Audrey Munson, the woman behind New York City's beautiful statues and much of the architecture.
March 31, 2022
The Cruel Tea Podcast Visits/Lillian Rose Asterios
Today we have a wonderful guest from the Cruel Tea Podcast. We discussed how The Devil is represented in entertainment, Human Ouija, true crime, and writing. We also had a small minor special guest, Toebeans.
March 18, 2022
Shadow People Revisited
A revisit of the unexplained phenomenon of Shadow People as we discuss The Hag and The Hat Man. Also, a breakdown of what sleep paralysis actually is.
March 04, 2022
Horror Writing w/Scarlet Darkwood
Discussing writing, horror, horror in pop culture, and more with guest Scarlet Darkwood.
February 25, 2022
The Blasphemer Series
Discussing my horror/dark fantasy series The Blasphemer Series.
February 21, 2022
2021 Halloween Special w/Michael Zoladz
2021 Halloween special featuring guest paranormal investigator Michael Zoladz. We discuss all that is spooky including his haunted doll collection, spirits, and more!
February 21, 2022
The Church Grim
Discussing what The Church Grim is in this episode.
February 21, 2022
Welcome to the Dark Jottercast
A brief welcome message to new and old followers of the podcast.
February 21, 2022