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A Frightful Fret with Melysette

A Frightful Fret with Melysette

By Melysette
Melysette reads classic and contemporary works of science fiction and horror with a few other surprises. A Hyphen Podcast Group production. linktr.ee/melysette
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Dracula Ch 3
Yasuke is coming to Netflix on 4/29 and as the real life crazy family members of one of stars, I'm urging you to do me a solid and tune in! Mels reads a somewhat graphic (??) chapter 3 and isn't sure if biting warrants a trigger warning?
49:10
April 25, 2021
Dracula Chapter 2
Melysette reads Dracula Chapter 2 and Jonathan Harker is chillaxin' with The Count, but something is amiss. It's a miracle this episode happened and there's plenty of errors and unedited sound to prove that, but it's real - life is clumsy sometimes, but not as clumsy as Jonathan Harker and his razor, yikes!
46:16
April 18, 2021
Dracula Chapter I
Melysette talks about the Comics in Color festival, gives details on the giveaway, and reads Chapter I of Bram Stoker's Dracula.
50:08
April 4, 2021
Season II Premiere of A Frightful Fret
Welcome to Season II of A Frightful Fret where we bring you a very special episode. Tonight we welcome Cagen Luse of the upcoming event Comics in Color, podcaster/rapper Ro Rockwell and rocker Weston Cage Coppola of the band Archduo and we discuss a broad range of topics from spirituality to food - Check out my article on Archduo at the Hyphen Podcast Group   This week's episode is sponsored by BuddyBroham.com  Opening and closing credit music by Kuma da Grizzly   A Frightful Fret is a production of The Hyphen Podcast Group  Find Melysette on social media @melysette  A Frightful Fret merch available at Tee Spring
36:41
March 21, 2021
Twas the Night Before Christmas read by Melysette
A quick reading of Twas the Night Before Christmas (aka A Visit from St. Nicholas) as performed online on 12/24/20. This poem is by Clement C. Moore, first published in 1823, read by many, but perhaps immortalized by American singer/pianist/actor Liberace, who released it on vinyl in 1974 on the label Mistletoe Records. 
06:41
December 26, 2020
A Hyphen Christmas Carol, complete book!
Merry Christmas, how y'all is? On this episode of A Frightful Fret we give you a holiday showcase featuring special guests and talent from The Hyphen Podcast Group and beyond! We're pleased to welcome @gorillamonk of ILAPOW, @gerboing and @mikeasti11 of The Howitzer & Buzz-Saw Show, @dlholmes of DL Holmes Presents, @kat_chinetti and @showinmadlove of We Should Do This Again Sometime, @thebhyphen of Hyphen Nation, and Handsome Bane/The Shred Head of @ila_pow and @saki_thee_shredder - we are reading A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens at a time when a few of us have a couple of people we wish would get visited by three ghosts! Find me on all the socials @melysette and check out Hyphen Podcast Group at hyphenpodcastgroup.com
02:58:44
December 26, 2020
A Frightful Anniversary - celebrating a year of monsters
It's our 1 year anniversary and we have a few special surprises in store. This week we talk Frankenstein and other monsters with Dr. Bruce Magee, Professor of English Literature at Louisiana Tech University and Dr. Rudolph Pienaar, Assistant Professor in Radiology at Boston Children's Hospital. We also have the Frightful Fret premier of the latest single from The Feels titled, 'She's Probably Not Thinking of Me.' This episode is sponsored by Mani-Yack Monsters. For all your spooktacular gifting needs visit Mani-YackMonsters.com A Frightful Fret is a production of Hyphen Podcast Group, visit hyphenpodcastgroup.com
43:22
November 15, 2020
The Season Finale Part 1 with Marcus Robinson
Marcus Robinson of We Should Do This Again Sometime and a frequent guest of the Hyphen Nation Podcast chats with Melysette in an origins story that isn't completely what you expect. Hang out with us as we hang out and talk about things we like, including scary things.
28:47
November 8, 2020
A Frightful Fret Presents A Night at the Fearter
Welcome to A Night at the Fearter! Somebody spiked Melysette's Diet Coke with that same concoction that transformed Dr. Jekyll into Mr. Hyde creating Bellysette, our host du jour. Taking over the production with producer Igor, they listen to the 1938 radio production War of the Worlds along with a few special guests.  Starring: Bellysette, Igor, Kelen Conley, Handsome Bane, and DL Holmes, and a special thanks to Violet Vixanne.
01:06:38
October 30, 2020
Chapter 24 Frankenstein read by Melysette - End of the Story
We have finished the story of Frankenstein, and what a story! A huge thanks to everyone who has listened and a special thanks to The Hyphen Podcast Group for their continued support!
01:10:14
October 18, 2020
Melysette reads Frankenstein, Chapter 23
How y'all is? A song from 1977 is topping the charts in 2020. Kat & Marc of WSDTAS have special Halloween episodes @kat_chinetti and @showinmadlove ILAPOW @ila_pow has a series on cancelled convention culture. Melysette reads chapter 23 of Frankenstein. Make sure you keep up with all of the Hyphen Podcast Group shows on Twitter & Instagram: @hyphenpodcastgroup Follow @melysette on the socials as well as Patreon and Ko-fi.
24:40
October 11, 2020
Melysette reads La Belle Dame sans Merci by John Keats
Melysette, the Hostess with the Ghostest takes a break from Frankenstein so we can end our season on All Hallows Eve! Our Mistress reads the ballad La Belle Dame sans Merci by John Keats. A Frightful Fret is a production of the Hyphen Podcast Group. Follow the HPG on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hyphenpodcastgroup Make sure you keep up with all of the Hyphen Podcast Group shows on Twitter & Instagram: @hyphenpodcastgroup Follow @melysette on the socials as well as Patreon and Ko-fi. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
07:49
October 4, 2020
Frankenstein Chapter 22 Featuring Guest Reader Dana Benedict
A Frightful Fret welcomes the lovely and talented singer songwriter Dana Benedict, who happens to have a song called Frankenstein on Spotify (spoiler, you can hear it during this episode)! Find Dana Benedict on Spotify and visit danabenedict.com for more wonderful content, you will not be disappointed! Special thanks to Dana for beautiful reading and to our sponsors at The Hyphen Podcast Group. Support the Hyphen Podcast Group on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hyphenpodcastgroup Follow the Hostess with the Ghostest to keep up with episodes and more on the socials @melysette and find Melysette on Patreon and Ko-fi. Make sure you keep up with all Hyphen Podcast Group shows on our Twitter & Instagram: @hyphenpodcastgroup
32:19
September 27, 2020
Frankenstein Chapter 21 read by Melysette
Your Hostess with the Ghostest Melysette reads chapter 21 of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein - Victor in Ireland! A Frightful Fret is a Hyphen Podcast Group Production. Support the Hyphen Podcast Group on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hyphenpodcastgroup Follow our hostess to keep up with episodes and more on the socials @melysette and find Melysette on Patreon and Ko-fi. Make sure you keep up with all Hyphen Podcast Group shows on our Twitter & Instagram: @hyphenpodcastgroup --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
31:39
September 20, 2020
Frankenstein Chapter 20
Melysette continues the Frankenstein saga with Episode 20 and doesn't spoil season 2, because she hasn't even gotten through season 1!
29:51
September 13, 2020
A Franken-Break.
Melysette takes a break from Frankenstein and reads The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe Hyphen Podcast Group on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hyphenpodcastgroup Follow our hostess to keep up with episodes and more on the socials @melysette and find Melysette on Patreon and Ko-fi. Make sure you keep up with all Hyphen Podcast Group shows on our Twitter & Instagram: @hyphenpodcastgroup
14:27
September 6, 2020
Chapter 19, Frankenstein
Melysette reads chapter 19 of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein - Frankenstein goes to Scotland! RIP Chadwick Boseman, and welcome Obvious Nonsense to the Hyphen Podcast Group Family Support the Hyphen Podcast Group on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hyphenpodcastgroup Follow our hostess to keep up with episodes and more on the socials @melysette and find Melysette on Patreon and Ko-fi. Make sure you keep up with all Hyphen Podcast Group shows on our Twitter & Instagram: @hyphenpodcastgroup
28:30
August 30, 2020
Melysette reads Ch 18 of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
For our 20th Episode, Melysette reads Chapter 18 of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, and it's a tough read. Words were written, words get mispronounced, character is broken, but this is a podcast not a performance at The Met! Literary fanatics, please take it easy on our Mama, literary awareness is hard! Support the Hyphen Podcast Group on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hyphenpodcastgroup Follow our hostess to keep up with episodes and more on the socials @melysette and find Melysette on Patreon and Ko-fi. Make sure you keep up with all Hyphen Podcast Group shows on our Twitter & Instagram: @hyphenpodcastgroup
27:38
August 23, 2020
Chapter 17 Frankenstein Read by Melysette
Melysette reads Chapter 17 of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. Support the Hyphen Podcast Group on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hyphenpodcastgroup Follow our hostess to keep up with episodes and more on the socials @melysette and find Melysette on Patreon and Ko-fi. Make sure you keep up with all Hyphen Podcast Group shows on our Twitter & Instagram: @hyphenpodcastgroup
19:17
August 15, 2020
Frankenstein Ch 16 read by Melysette
Melysette forgets how to count and swears she's reading chapter 15, even though it's chapter 16. Time to start watching Sesame Street and maybe spend some quality time with The Count! This chapter is long, intense, and whoa, we're getting close to the end of our story! Support the Hyphen Podcast Group on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hyphenpodcastgroup Follow our hostess to keep up with episodes and more on the socials @melysette and find Melysette on Patreon and Ko-fi. Make sure you keep up with all Hyphen Podcast Group shows on our Twitter & Instagram: @hyphenpodcastgroup
27:36
August 9, 2020
Frankenstein, Chapter 15 read by Melysette
Melysette and EG of "Catch the Show," want to know your favorite music conspiracies for a special episode of Catch the Show. Mels reads Chapter 15 of Frankenstein and shares a teaser about a special announcement that doesn't tell anyone anything! Support the Hyphen Podcast Group on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hyphenpodcastgroup Follow our hostess to keep up with episodes and more on the socials @melysette and find Melysette on Patreon and Ko-fi. Make sure you keep up with all Hyphen Podcast Group shows on our Twitter & Instagram: @hyphenpodcastgroup
27:53
August 2, 2020
Chapter 14, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein read by Melysette
Melysette and her asthma are the star readers of this episode. We cover chapter 14, give a hello to New fans and followers, and look, chronic illness is no joke, but Mels has a dope array of daily meds to keep her lungs in check, so she can! Support Melysette via Ko-fi and Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/join/afrightfulfretwithmelysette Support the Hyphen Podcast Group on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hyphenpodcastgroup Follow me for additional content on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram : @melysette Make sure you keep up with all Hyphen Podcast Group shows on our Twitter & Instagram: @hyphenpodcastgroup
19:34
July 26, 2020
Frankenstein Captain 13 featuring Captain Windbreaker on A Frightful Fret - A Hyphen Podcast Joint
Break out the Michelob and champagne as we welcome guest reader Captain Windbreaker, who brings his Amazing Tales from the 80's to A Frightful Fret. It's about to get smooth! Follow @captain_windbreaker on Instagram, @melysette on FB, Twitter, and IG, and @hyphenpodcastgroup for this and many other great podcast titles!
17:17
June 21, 2020
Frankenstein Ch 12 read by Melysette
Melysette is back ready to hug you into submission and sharing details on her absence. She finished writing a book and joined forces with previous guest host D.L. Holmes on a special project. Get ready for chapter 12 of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. @melysette @hyphenpodcastgroup
21:18
June 2, 2020
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein Ch 11, read by Kathryn Chinetti
Lucky episode 13 features guest reader Kathryn Chinetti from, "We Should Do This Again Sometime," and "ILAPOW." Kat brings her prowess to the reading and we're all about it! Follow our amazing colleague and friend @kat_chinetti on Instagram and Twitter
20:32
April 23, 2020
Frankenstein Ch 10 read by Kelen Conley of Hyphen Nation
A Frightful Nation - A Frightful Fret gets a takeover from the hot dog eating, wrestling promo cutting Hyphen Nation leader Kelen Conley. Quarantine, 100% realness, and oh yeah, chapter 10 are all right here.
18:45
April 8, 2020
Frankenstein Chapter 9, read by Melysette
Melysette says an emotional goodbye to her beloved pooch (shine on you crazy diamond), reads the Rainbow Bridge poem, covers chapter 9, and reminds everyone to check out 'It's Like a Podcast or Whatever' and to support small business during quarantine
26:07
March 26, 2020
Chapter 8 of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein read by DL Holmes
For our tenth episode we brought in Northern Louisiana erotic horror writing wonder DL Holmes to read Chapter 8 of Frankenstein and reinforce artists supporting artists.
23:42
March 20, 2020
Frankenstein Chapter 7 read by Melysette
Corona Captivity Day Something? Melysette says healthcare workers are basically ninjas and to support our creator pals who are struggling right now. We read about Victor's not so triumphant return to Geneva to mourn a death amidst a murder and a disagreement about who the killer could be.
34:52
March 19, 2020
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein Chapter 6 read by Melysette
Greetings from the great quarantine of 2020. We are living in history, and this is a time to support each other. Melysette reads Chapter 6 of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and sends all her love and bad Steely Dan song parodies.
27:23
March 16, 2020
Chapter 5 Frankenstein by Mary Shelley read by Melysette
We sing a little, we cry a little, Victor goes crazy a little. Don't miss the birth of the beast, a shout out to the Comics in Color festival, and the Corona virus - wash those beautiful hands people.
24:39
March 10, 2020
Frankenstein Chapter 4 (read by Melysette)
Melysette shares poetry from the book Derailed by D.L. Holmes (available from Amazon). In chapter 4 Victor shares his unholy intentions as he puts himself in self-imposed exile to begin work on his creation.
25:36
March 4, 2020
Frankenstein Chapter 3 (with special guest Oroku Saki)
The legendary Oroku Saki aka The Shredder does a show takeover and reads chapter 3. Learn about The Shred Head Podcast and the upcoming Comics in Color event.
30:47
February 5, 2020
Frankenstein Chapter 2
Show hostess Melysette reads chapter 2 of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and announces a controversial upcoming guest reader named Shredder.
20:16
January 20, 2020
Frankenstein Chapter 1
We've moved away from R. Walton's letters and begin the life story of a stranger named Victor. We also discuss my dreaded lurghy and the coughing - oh the coughing!
17:08
January 3, 2020
Frankenstein Letters III and IV from R. Walton
Continuing with letters portion of our story - after hearing R. Walton's romantic musings to his sister made in pure solitude, a mysterious stranger seems to appear from the middle of nowhere. Who could this individual be, and what can we expect? Stay tuned to find out.
24:38
November 22, 2019
Frankenstein Introduction Letters I and II
The story of Frankenstein begins with the letters from Robert Walton to his sister Margaret in the 1700's. The first two are read in this episode.
21:57
November 15, 2019