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Thrice Cursed: A True Crime and Paranormal Podcast

Thrice Cursed: A True Crime and Paranormal Podcast

By Rebekkah Rosewood
Hi, I'm Rebekkah Rosewood. And I'm here to help you keep your curses hexy, and your hexes sexy in this snarky true crime and paranormal podcast. For those of you who enjoy a little personality with your true crime, and a little scare with some flair, I've got you covered.

Thrice Cursed is dedicated to telling lesser known true crime stories in as empathetic a way possible, and is dedicated to getting the facts as straight as I'm able.
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Memory of a Pancake aka The Murder of Barbara Blatnik
In today's episode, Rebekkah discusses the cold case murder of Cuyahoga Falls native Barbara Blatnik. At age 17, her life was taken from her. For 32 years there were no answers... until now. This case has a trial currently ongoing. Specific content warnings for: brief, nondescript mention of sexual assault, mention of murder, and language. 
July 14, 2021
That Weird Thing Your Uncle Said aka The Unsolved Double Homicide at the Amana Inn
In today's episode Rebekkah talks about the brutal unsolved murders of Roger Atkison and Rose Burkert in the Amana Holiday Inn in Iowa. You'll be led through the details of the case before journeying through each theory that exists for the crime. Listen as I go down the list that involves a love triangle gone horribly wrong, not one... but FOUR serial killers, and a few others. SPECIFIC CW/TW: Graphic depictions of violence, brief mention of animal harm Should you have details in regards to the 4 murders discussed today, please contact the numbers provided below. If you have any information in regards to the murders of Rose Burkert and Roger Atkison, please contact the Iowa County Sheriff’s Office at (319)642-7307 or the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation at (515) 725-6010. You can also email If you have information pertaining to the murder of William Kyle, please contact the Galesburg, Illinois police department at (309) 343-9151. Finally, if you have any information in regards to the murder of Jack McDonald, please contact the Meridian, Mississippi police department at (601) 485-1893. Don't forget to check out the awesome postcards made by one of your fellow patrons, Rain, at: And finally, get your merch on at
June 17, 2021
The Distinct Misfortune of a Curtain AKA Katherine Mary Knight
In today's (kind of?) bonus episode, Rebekkah revisits an old case she covered on her former podcast. It's quite the doozy! Specific content warnings for graphic depictions of violence, mutilation, gore, animal abuse, brief mention of rape, and domestic violence.  If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence, please go to, or call  or text 800.799.SAFE (7233) for help. If you're in the UK, contact your National Domestic Abuse Helpline at 0808 2000 247 or go to In AUS, you can contact or call 1800 737 732 You can get out, and you can take the first step today.  This episode was sponsored by Melodramatic Fine Art (THRICE10) and Promo by Murderous States of Mind
June 4, 2021
Heavens'ta Betsy aka Gary Lee Schaefer
In today's episode, Rebekkah almost has a mental and emotional breakdown as she tells you all about the gruesome rape and murders of 3 young girls, as well as the sexual assault of another in Springfield, Vermont. TW/CW for rape, sexual assault, graphic descriptions of murder and violence. Sponsored by: Melodramatic Fine Art (THRICE10); Promo by: Reverie True Crime
May 7, 2021
See Something Say Something Ya Numpty aka Denise Renee Bowman
In today's episode Rebekkah discusses the heinous murders of Minnet Cecilia Bowman and Jasmine Nicole Bowman, as well as the torture and torment of Doe Bowman at the hands of their adoptive "mother," Denise Renee Bowman in Maryland. GIANT TRIGGER WARNING for child abuse. While I don't feel I went into too much detail, this topic can be very triggering for some. Myself included. Please head over to the blog post on to find out how you can help prevent this kind of treatment for future children. Sponsored by:, Melodramatic Fine Art (THRICE10) Promo by: Shear Crime
April 29, 2021
Hansel & Gretel Your Way to Jail aka Cursed Criminals
Today Rebekkah tells you all about criminals whose crimes were so dumb, they were cursed from the start!  Follow Thrice Cursed on Twitter or Instagram at ThriceCursedPod. Check out the blog, merch, patreon, postcards, and more at Send an email to or send snail mail to 520 N Ventu Park Rd No.273, Newbury Park, CA 91320 Sponsored by: Melodramatic Fine Art (THRICE10) & Promo by: It's Murder Up North
April 21, 2021
Jamesin' it Up aka Rattlesnake James
Today Rebekkah talks all about the bizarre murder of Mary Emma Busch/James, and others? Maybe? Content warning for snakes, obviously murder, curse words (duh), incest, and grooming. All sources can be found at Send in your listener stories to, or send mail to 520 N Ventu Park Rd. no. 273 Newbury Park, CA 91320.  Sponsored by and Melodramatic Fine Art (Code THRICE10) Promo by Weird Distractions
April 9, 2021
Twin Witches of Braverly Place aka The Kara Robinson Chamberlain Story
In today's episode, Dominique, formerly of Let's Wine About Murder joins Rebekkah Rosewood to tell her about Kara Robinson Chamberlain in this amazing story of survival and perseverance. To see Kara's website go to A special thank you to Dominique of Let's Wine About Murder for saving my proverbial ass and coming on my show SO last minute. This episode sponsored by, and melodramatic fine art (code THRICE10) Promo by Death By Champagne
March 31, 2021
Counting Ghost Sheep aka Hoia Baciu Forest
Today, Rebekkah tells you all about Hoia Baciu, a terrifying forest in Romania. From UFOs and ghosts, to disappearing sheep, this forest has it all. Whether or not that's a good thing, well... you decide. CW: For scary things that may keep you up at night. Stay tuned at the end of the episode to hear bloopers, and Luke walking in and startling Rebekkah. Sponsored by: Melodramatic Fine Art (Code THRICE10), and Promo by: Hush Hush Society Conspiracy Hour
March 24, 2021
Neon Signs from the Universe aka The Blackout Ripper
Today Rebekkah tells you all about the lesser known ripper... yeah, the one that got caught. Basically the ugly duckling of the rippers. NBD. Content Warnings for way more gore than any other episode, with very graphic depictions of mutilation. Especially to female's no no zones. So... prepare yourself. Also, apologies for any weird static in this episode... I'm switching up my recording area, and I'm troubleshooting the sound quality issues. I did my best to remove it out in post, but... I can only do so much. Follow me on social media at ThriceCursedPod, Tiktok at RebekkahRosewood, email me at, or send mail to 520 N Ventu Park Rd. no. 273, Newbury Park, CA 91320. Sponsored by: Anchor.Fm and Melodramatic Fine Art (Use code THRICE10) Promo by: Oklahomacide
March 17, 2021
Semen-Stealing Witches aka The UNSOLVED Murder of Betsy Aardsma
Today, Rebekkah tells you all about the unsolved murder of Betsy Aardsma from PA in 1969. There are many theories, and some make more sense than others. Specific content warnings for a sexual scenario or 2, lots of cursing, and, obviously, murder. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION THAT MIGHT HELP STATE POLICE SOLVE THE BETSY AARDSMA SLAYING CAN CALL STATE POLICE TROOPER KENT BERNIER AT 814-355-7545, OR EMAIL HIM AT KBERNIER@STATE.PA.US To volunteer your time, or find other ways to support cold cases, visit   Sponsored by: Melodramatic Fine Art and Promo by: Crime Divers Podcast
March 12, 2021
50 Shades of Cray & The Electricity Giving Ghosts AKA Jolly Jane Toppan and Taunton Insane Asylum
Today Rebekkah tells us all about the incredibly boringly named Jolly Jane Toppan, and the things that go bump in the night at the horrifying Taunton Insane Hospital. From free, non-existent electricity, to wall climbers, this place has it all. TW/CW: Murderous doctors/nurses, poison, ghosts, devil worship Sponsored By: Melodramatic Fine Art Code THRICE10, Promo: Crime Divers Podcast Jane Toppan: Niki -Page Turners and Button Mashers Female Resident: Katherine -A Few Bad Apples Female Employee: Alex -Weird Distractions Male Employee: Caleb -The Paranormal Burrito Male Resident: Tyler -Page Turners and Button Mashers Ghost in the Graveyard: Adam -Microphones and Monsters
March 4, 2021
BOATGATE aka The Disappearance of Helen Munnings
Content Warning: Explicit Language, Dark Humor, No Resolution, and Probable Murder  "A 20 year old woman goes missing while pregnant with her second child from a much older man, who began sleeping with her in her teens. He has a live in partner and that woman likely wouldn't put up with him fathering a second child with this much younger woman...he will be the last person to see Helen Munnings, no trace of her has been found. Join Jules and I as we dig into this perplexing and maddening case." If you enjoyed this episode, please find her at Riddle Me That!  Sources: Vanished: The Strange Disappearance of Helen Munnings: Sunday Tonight,_helen_karel_-_2012_tascd_138 &
February 26, 2021
Grimoire Tales Ep1
Today's episode is brought by you, for you! That's right! It's Thrice Cursed's first ever listener episode, or Grimoire Tales! An entire episode comprised of the stories you, my listeners, sent in! Specific content warnings include horrifying things that will keep you up at night aka nightmare fuel, satanism, and potential cult activity. If you have a story that needs to be told, email it to Sponsored by: Melodramatic Fine Art and Anchor.Fm Promo by: Page Turners and Button Mashers Podcast
February 24, 2021
A Surgical Gloved Backrub AKA The Murder of Jenna Nannetti
Today you'll hear all about love gone wrong, and the gruesome and heartbreaking murder of Jenna Nannetti. Specific Trigger warnings for domestic violence and graphic depictions of murder.  For my sources as well as episode images, please head over to and check out the post for today's episode. Today's Sponsors: Today's Promo: Tabooze Podcast
February 10, 2021
Romantic Encounters of the Ghost Kind
In today's episode, Rebekkah starts off the month of love with a bang! Today you'll hear about 2 women who believe love is dead. But not in the way you think. Sponsored By: Melodramatic Fine Art, Anchor Promo By: Pineapple Pizza Podcast For all sources, please see the blog post at
February 3, 2021
The Cursed Tale of Griffith Park
Today, I'm going to tell you all about Griffith Park, located in Los Angeles, CA, and why you should probably never go there. Believe me, there are a million and 5 reasons, and I'm going to name as many as I possibly can. Specific content warnings: MANY murders. Spousal abuse, familicide, dismemberment, rape, torture, kidnapping, FIRE --If you were a victim of Camp Fire, I would suggest skipping the bit about the LA fire-- cursing (with a podcast name like Thrice Cursed... are you really surprised) This episode is sponsored by Melodramatic Fine Art (code THRICE10) and Anchor. Promo by Twisted & Uncorked. Sources: LA Times, LAist, Weird CA, Hollywood,, Wikipedia,,,,,,,,,,, Genesispark.
November 19, 2020
The Cursed Tale of The Nightmare in Napa aka Eric Matthew Copple
Today I will be telling you about the brutal murder of Leslie Mazzara and Adriane Insogna. Specific Content Warnings for gore, violence, and potential domestic violence. To read this, or any episode in blog form, visit Find more cursed content on social media @ThriceCursedPod. Join the fb group at Thrice Cursed Fan Group. Send in your own stories to You can also send me mail! 520 N. Ventu Park Rd. #273 Newbury Park, CA 91320. 
October 28, 2020
The Halloween Murder of Peter Fabiano
Today I will tell you about an unexpected love triangle, the weaving of webs, and the murder of Peter Fabiano. Specific trigger warnings for murder, controlling behavior, and potential domestic violence. If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence, please seek help through or There is a way out.  For more cursed content, follow me on social media @ThriceCursedPod, join the Facebook group @Thrice Cursed Fan Group, or join the patreon at Email me at, or send me mail at 520 N. Ventu Park Rd #273, Newbury Park, CA 91320.
October 21, 2020
The Cursed Tale of the Liske Griffin Family Murders
Hello Cursed Ones! Welcome to Thrice Cursed. Today I will be telling you all about the tragic Halloween murders of the Liske/Griffin family. Specific Content warnings for murder, gore, mental health, and sexual assault. If you or someone you love is struggling with mental health, please go to for information on where to find assistance. Sponsored by Anchor
October 13, 2020
Welcome to Thrice Cursed
Hello, I'm Rebekkah Rosewood. Welcome to Thrice Cursed. I'm so happy you're here! Keep your eyes and ears peeled, as Thrice Cursed will be wherever you listen to podcasts this October.  Until then, find me on twitter, IG, and Facebook @ThriceCursedPod
September 4, 2020