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Espooky Tales

Latin American folklore, myths, legends, haunted places and espooky cuentos del rancho. Hear the stories you grew up with like La Llorona, as well as true stories from listeners and guests. Join friends, Cristina & MJ, every Friday as they share these tales and have a few laughs. Stay espooky!

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Mexican True Crime Cases That Inspired Horror Movies
Did you know the terryfing character, Hannibal Lecter, was based on a real person? Alfredo Balli Treviño was born in Tamaulipas in 1931. He's suspected to have killed and dismembered 20 hitchhikers in Mexico but was convicted for the murder of his boyfriend. On today's episode, Cristina tells Carmen about the real life case that inspired the movie Borderlands (2007) and the Mexican killer that inspired Hannibal Lecter. Carmen reads a story abut Nahuales from La Mano Peluda. First, they read a listener story and end with spooky recommendations. Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!Listen to Carmen and Cristina talk about Latin American history on Historias Unknown on any podcast app: pod.link/1618282564For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/Sb3AHZfU6JFind us on Youtube: https://youtube.com/@espookytalesJoin the Espooky Tales Book Club for Busy People: https://substack.com/@espooky?utm_source=profile-pageFind the book club list on bookshop https://bookshop.org/lists/espooky-book-club-listWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
46:49 2/16/24
Haunted Puppets and the Case of Pedro Pablo Nakada: the Apostle of Death
On this episode, Carmen talks about Capi's haunted puppets. A story from Guanajuato, Mexico. Cristina tells Carmen about a horrible true crime case from Peru, known as the apostle of death. First, they read a listener story.Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!Listen to Carmen and Cristina talk about Latin American history on Historias Unknown on any podcast app: pod.link/1618282564For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/Sb3AHZfU6JFind us on Youtube: https://youtube.com/@espookytalesJoin the Espooky Tales Book Club for Busy People: https://substack.com/@espooky?utm_source=profile-pageFind the book club list on bookshop https://bookshop.org/lists/espooky-book-club-listWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
41:30 2/9/24
The Vampire of Monteros, Argentina and the Lady in White of La Pampa, Argentina
Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!Listen to Carmen and Cristina talk about Latin American history on Historias Unknown on any podcast app: pod.link/1618282564For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekFind us on Youtube: https://youtube.com/@espookytalesJoin the Espooky Tales Book Club for Busy People: https://substack.com/@espooky?utm_source=profile-pageFind the book club list on bookshop https://bookshop.org/lists/espooky-book-club-listWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
45:57 2/2/24
The Exorcism of Almansa
On September 18, 1990, the quiet town of Almansa in Spain, expirienced one of the worst crimes it has ever seen. 11 year old Rosa Fernandez Gonzalvez was subjected to a gruesome exorcism, at the hands of her mother.TW: This case is brutal, involves the death of a child and abuse.On today's episode, Cristina tells Carmen about the exorcism of Almansa, also known as the exorcism of Rosa Fernandez Gonzalvez. First, they listen to a story from a listener!Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord! Listen to Carmen and Cristina talk about Latin American history on Historias Unknown on any podcast app: pod.link/1618282564For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekFind us on Youtube: https://youtube.com/@espookytalesWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
45:28 1/26/24
The Superior Alignment Cult in Altamira, Brazil
From 1989 to 1993, at least 14 boys went missing in Altamira, Brazil. The boys that were found were horribly abused. The crimes were believed to be committed for the purpose of satanic rituals and black magic, promoted by the Superior Universal Alignment Cult.On today's episode, Cristina tells guest cohost Carmen about the terrible crimes allegedly commited by the superior alignment cult in Altamira, Brazil. First, they listen to a story from a listener!Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!Listen to Carmen and Cristina talk about Latin American history on Historias Unknown on any podcast app: pod.link/1618282564For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekFind us on Youtube: https://youtube.com/@espookytalesWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
48:55 1/19/24
A Haunted Stadium and Murder in Lolol, Chile
Chile's main soccer stadium in Santiago holds a very dark past that is probably the reason for the haunting tales surrounding it today. On today's episode, guest cohost Carmen talks about Chile's haunted stadium and Cristina talks about a tragic murder that took shook the small town of Lolol, Chile. First, they listen to a story from a listener! Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!Listen to Carmen and Cristina talk about Latin American history on Historias Unknown on any podcast app: pod.link/1618282564For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekFind us on Youtube: https://youtube.com/@espookytalesWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
47:18 1/12/24
Haunted Metro and the Cannibal Poet of Mexico City
After the 1980s Mexico Citry earthquake, stories about train 500-501 began surfacing. People were smelling strange inexplicable odors, seeing ghosts and that specific train had the most sightings. On today's episode, Cristina is joined by guest cohost Carmen. They talk about the haunted metro train and a true crime case from Mexico city.Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!Listen to Carmen and Cristina talk about Latin American history on Historias Unknown on any podcast app: pod.link/1618282564For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekFind us on Youtube: https://youtube.com/@espookytalesWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
51:44 1/5/24
Espooky Friend Feature: It's Haunted What Now
Espooky Tales is on a holiday break, in the meantime, here is an episode from friend of the podcast, It's Haunted What Now with Lanie Hobbs!Typically, when unexplained phenomena occur to us, our first thought is to be afraid, whether due to sensational films or a natural survival reaction. We have a choice to make: either continue existing with the paranormal or do something about it. Today’s episode contains stories about tellers who question if the entity is good or evil and what should be done with it. Okay, ready to get spooked?Thank you to the following for sharing your stories:theiregoaqualockoRicky Mannglitter-mossthe_scarry_lobsterSTARZARE_PR3TTYDEEJAY_707Content Warnings: hauntings, unrealityEVENTS: The True Crime and Paranormal Podcast Festival will be held on July 12-14, 2024, in Denver, Colorado. Join other ethical true crime podcasters, victim advocates, and paranormal creators for a weekend full of panels, round tables, and live shows. Head to www.truecrimepodcastfestival.com/tickets to purchase your early bird tickets.Well, that does it for this episode. If you’d like to submit your own personal spooky tale to be read on the show, head to HauntedPod.com and click on the link to submit your story. You can also e-mail me at Hauntedpod@gmail.comThank you for listening! If you enjoyed this episode, please leave a positive review on apple podcasts or your podcast player of choice, it really does help us out. You can find us on Twitter @podcast_haunted, Instagram: @Itshauntedwhatnow, or at hauntedpod.comProduction assistance by Jesse HawkeWriting assistance by Sherilyn ReyesThe official composer & audio engineer for the show is Nico at We Talk of Dreams; check him out on Twitter @wetalkofdreams or wetalkofdreams.comUntil next time…did you hear that?
30:14 12/29/23
Espooky Friend Feature: Susto Podcast- the Tlahuelpuchi
Hi Espookies! Espooky Tales is taking a short break, but in their absence, found some espooky friends to tell some scary stories. On today's epsiode, Susto podcast is telling the tale of the Tlahuelpuchi. This is the skin of a killer, Bella! Ayden recounts the horrifying epidemic of infant deaths in a rural Mexican town. Were they all accidents? Or was there a malevolent vampire witch wreaking havoc?Want to share your own creepy story, picture, or recording? Leave a 5 star review with your story attached, email Ayden at sustopodcast@gmail.com, send a DM on social media. or visit SustoPodcast.com to be shared on the show! Become a Patron here!"Espooky Tales will be back in the new year! Stay Espooky!
31:32 12/23/23
Trevi Andrade Case Part 2
Gloria Trevi is like Mexico's Madonna, a superstar, but her fame is tainted with a dark past. In 2000, she was detained in Brazil with her producer/manager and abuser Sergio Andrade. Though she was eventually found not guilty of all charges, she is facing a new lawsuit as of 2023.In today's episode, Cristina tells guests Lanie Hobbs and Carmen about this terrible case, continuing from Part One, when the cult flees Spain. First, they read a listener story.Don't forget to visit https://ceasefiretoday.com/Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!Check out Lanie's new podcast: Tracing DarknessCheck out Carmen and Cristina talk about Latin American history on Historias UnknownYou can also find Carmen and Cristina talking about internet chisme on their new Youtube, Chronically Online Con CafecitoFor more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesThank you for listening!Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
97:48 12/15/23
La Virgen de Guadalupe Horror Stories - Espooky Stories 7
Every 12th of December, Catholics in Mexico, the US and all over the world head to church, some in pilgrimages, to honor the Virgin of Guadalupe, thank her and to pray for her help. But what about when the beloved Virgin Mary is the subect of horror stories and scary legends? In this episode, Cristina tells the legend of the angry Virgin from Nuevo Leon, Mexico, the Laughing Virgin from Parral, Chihuahua and the Virgin in Black, also from Mexico. This an episode of espooky stories, which included a very short narrated tale. Listen on Mondays for an episode of Espooky Stories and every Friday, for regular Espooky Tales episodes with Cristina and MJ and sometimes a guest.If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on DiscordFor more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesThank you for listening!Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
08:47 12/11/23
The Trevi-Andrade Case Part 1
Gloria Trevi is like Mexico's Madonna, a superstar, but her fame is tainted with a dark past. In 2000, she was detained in Brazil with her producer/manager and abuser Sergio Andrade. Though she was eventually found not guilty of all charges, she is facing a new lawsuit as of 2023. In today's episode, Cristina tells guest cohost Lanie Hobbs about this terrible case and stops when the clan flees to Spain. First, they read a listener story. Don't forget to visit https://ceasefiretoday.com/Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!Check out Lanie's new podcast: Tracing DarknessFor more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesThank you for listening!Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
81:17 12/8/23
The Cave on the Hill - Espooky Stories 6
Legend tells that on a hill in San Juan, Nayarit, Mexico, there's a cave, but it's only open on the 24th of June. If you happen to go inside on that date, you will be stuck for 25 years. This an episode of espooky stories, which included a very short narrated tale. Listen on Mondays for an episode of Espooky Stories and every Friday, for regular Espooky Tales episodes with Cristina and MJ and sometimes a guest.If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on DiscordFor more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesThank you for listening!Mailing Address Espooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
03:41 12/4/23
A Mexican Ghost in New Jersey and a Tragic Landslide
Captain Emilio Carrazna Rodriguez was a famous Mexican pilot. His life tragically ended after his plane crashed in the New Jersey woods. A monument was built at the crash site and ever since then, it is said to be haunted. On this episode, Cristina tells guest cohost Carmen about the haunted Carranza monument in New Jersey and Carmen shares the tragic landslide of Venezuela, where the town remains haunted. First, they read a listener story and end with spooky recommendations. If you have a story to share, please send it in!Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesMailing AddressEspooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668Music Credit: Silent Night by MyuuEpisode Art Credit: Kathlyn Tilton, CC BY 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons
56:15 12/1/23
Frida Sofia and the Tragic Mexico Earthquake
On September 19, 2017 a 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico, with Mexico city receiving the most damage. During rescue efforts, people found hope in the story of Frida Soifa, but she didn't seem to exist. Ghost stories and urban legends followed the tragedy. Cristina and MJ discuss this, but first they read a listener story and talk about tiktok (topic starts about 15 minutes in). Don't forget to visit https://ceasefiretoday.com/Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesThank you for listening!Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668Episode art credit: Second-Half Travels via creative commons
57:47 11/24/23
The Armero Tragedy with Carmen of Historias Unknown
On November 13, 1985, the Nevado del Ruiz Volcano erupted. It destroyed everything in its path. The town of Armero lost 20,000 of it's 29,000 residents and the town of Chinchina lost 3,000 peoople. Today, Armero remains a ghosttown and is said to be haunted by the spirts of those that died when the volcano exploded. On today's episode, Cristina tells carmen about this tragedy, but first, reads a true scary story, from a listener. TW FOR DEATH OF A CHILDVisit https://ceasefiretoday.com/Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!Listen to Carmen and Cristina talk about Latin American history on Historias Unknown on any podcast app: pod.link/1618282564For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekFind us on Youtube: https://youtube.com/@espookytalesWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Mailing Address Espooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
44:49 11/17/23
Paranormal Encounters At Church
For many, church is a sanctuary, a safe place to pray and have a chat with God. But there are times when church is terrifying. On today's episode, Cristina shares two paranormal encounters that took place in churches from the Mexican radio show, La Mano Peluda. MJ shares a story about a haunted doll from Reddit. First, they share a listener story. Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!More Information On Palestine:Learn more about the BDS movement: https://bdsmovement.net/get-involved/what-to-boycottResource to call congress, find a protest, email your represtative: https://ceasefiretoday.com/For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesJoin us for movie nights on Twitch! https://www.twitch.tv/espooky_cristinaThank you for listening!Mailing Address Espooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
35:33 11/10/23
Encounters With La Llorona
La Llorona is a vengeful ghost who is said to roam near bodies of water mourning her children who she drowned in a jealous rage. This is a tale heard all over Latin America and one most Latine people in the US hear as kids. On today's episode, Cristina shares different encoutners with La Llorona and MJ shares similarities bewteen La Llorona, La Virgen Maria and Tonantzin. Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesJoin us for movie nights on Twitch! https://www.twitch.tv/espooky_cristinaThank you for listening!Episode Art Credit: IrenHorrors on DeviantArt More Information On Palestine:Learn more about the BDS movement: https://bdsmovement.net/get-involved/what-to-boycottResource to call congress, find a protest, email your represtative: https://ceasefiretoday.com/PodcastsIsraeli Law Comes to US: Shocking Legal Saga to Silence Pro-PalestineGaza Refugee on Gaza GenocidePublic Health and PalestineThe Asymptomatic Two State SolutionDebunking the Most Common Anti-Palestinian Talking PointsReading Listhttps://tadweenpublishing.com/blogs/news/essential-readings-palestinians-in-latin-americahttps://www.harpersbazaar.com/uk/culture/culture-news/g36449834/books-israel-palestine-conflict/Where to donate to supoort the Palestinian cause:Click to Donate: https://arab.org/click-to-help/palestine/thank-you/Palestinian Children's Relief Fund: https://www.pcrf.net/Middle East Children's Alliance: https://www.mecaforpeace.org/
49:30 11/3/23
Dia de Muertos Ghost Stories
From October 27th until Novemnber 2nd, many start putting out their ofrendas and altars for the loved ones no longer physically with us. Sometimes, on the day of the dead, Dia de Muertos, it feels like our loved ones really do visit us. On today's episode, Cristina shares a listener story that takes place during Dia de Muertos and MJ shares her own Dia de Muertos story. In the first 15 minutes of the episode, we discuss Gaza, an attack on the Otomi and protests in Guatemala, skip to around minute 16 if you do not want to hear that.Learn more about the BDS movement: https://bdsmovement.net/get-involved/what-to-boycottWhere to donate to supoort the Palestinian cause: Click to Donate: https://arab.org/click-to-help/palestine/thank-you/Palestinian Children's Relief Fund: https://www.pcrf.net/Middle East Children's Alliance: https://www.mecaforpeace.org/Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesJoin us for movie nights on Twitch! https://www.twitch.tv/espooky_cristinaMailing AddressEspooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA
57:01 10/27/23
Haunted and Disturbing Televisa Moments
Sometimes television sets capture more than just the actors on set. On today's episode, Cristina tells Carmen about different moments in Mexican television where paranormal activity allegedly took place. First, they read a listener story.Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486.You can also submit it on Discord!Listen to Historias Unknown on any podcast app: pod.link/1618282564For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Get Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Mailing Address Espooky TalesPO BOX 3234 Vancouver, WA 98668
41:33 10/20/23
A Lechuza Encounter with Lanie of It's Haunted What Now
According to Legend, the Lechuza is a witch that shapeshifts into a giant owl. On this episode, Cristna and MJ share Lechuza encounters from Reddit and they apologize ahead of time for Cristina's second story, that was a mess. Guest Lanie shares her terrifying personal stories and they all laugh a little too much. First, they share a listener story. Check out Lanie's podcasts, It's Haunted, What Now https://hauntedpod.com/ and True Crime Cases with Lanie https://truecrimefanclub.com/ and follow her on IG https://www.instagram.com/laniehobbsvo/Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesJoin us for movie nights on Twitch! https://www.twitch.tv/espooky_cristinaThank you for listening!Mailing Address Espooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
98:36 10/13/23
The Possession of Nash, The Devil's Cave and More Demonic Stories
One of the creepiest phone calls received during the Mexican radio show, La Mano Peluda was received from a man who went by Nash. Nash made a pact with an entity and since that moment, feels there are evil beings inside of him. On this episode, Cristina tells MJ about el Caso Nash, a devils cave and MJ shares two stories involving demons. First, they share a listener story. Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesJoin us for movie nights on Twitch! https://www.twitch.tv/espooky_cristinaMailing Address Espooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
53:39 10/6/23
Haunted Prisons in Latin America
Prisons seem to hold a lot of dark energy, especially older ones. It's no surprise that they are some of the most haunted places. On this episode, Cristina talks about ex penal Garcia Moreno, in Quito, Ecuador and the prison at the end of the world in Ushuaia. MJ shares the story of Lecumberri prison in Cuidad Mexico. First, they share a listener story.Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesJoin us for movie nights on Twitch! https://www.twitch.tv/espooky_cristinaPlease rate, review, and subscribe anywhere you listen. Thank you for listening!Mailing Address Espooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
49:16 9/29/23
This Man and When You're Dreams Tell You Your Past
Since the early 2000s, at least 8000 people around the world have claimed to see the same man in their dreams. He's been called "this Man", ever since. On today's episode, Cristina tells MJ about the creepypasta THIS MAN and shares some this man stories from Latin America. Then, our lovely guest/fellow Espooky Azriel tells us an amazing story! She was adopted, but her dreams always told her otherwise. Since she was a child, she dreamed of people that she hadn't met, that didn't look like her adoptive family, of owls and brujeria. She had been dreaming of her birth family, of her ancestors all along. You can also listen to Azriel's adoption story on her friend's podcast Adoptees Crossing https://adopteescrossinglines.buzzsprout.com/2064808/13464864Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesJoin us for movie nights on Twitch! https://www.twitch.tv/espooky_cristinaPlease rate, review, and subscribe anywhere you listen. Thank you for listening!Mailing Address Espooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
60:35 9/22/23
The Ghost of Miguel Hidalgo - Espooky Stories 5
September 16th is the Mexican day of Independence. All over Mexico, the US and wherever there are Mexicans, there's a parade and a celebration. El Grito, the cry of Dolores, can be heard everywhere, but according to legend, the spirit of Hidalgo himself, can also be heard on this day. This is an Espooky Story episode, a short narrated story. Listen every Monday for an episode of Espooky Stories and every Friday, for regular Espooky Tales episodes with Cristina and MJ.Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/ Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7Hek Want to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube: https://youtube.com/@espookytales Please rate, review, and subscribe anywhere you listen. Thank you for listening!Mailing Address Espooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
02:50 9/18/23
Ghost Boy, Black Eyed Kids and More
Kid ghost stories are creepy! On today's episode, Cristina shares a story of a ghost boy rescuing people from a plane crash in Colombia, MJ shares a Black Eyed Kid story and our guest Dkon, shares a creepy childhood story and more!First, they read a listener story! Dkon's YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@dkonvsthedark/featuredThank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesMailing Address Espooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668Heard on this episode: Listen to Weird Distraction's podcast! https://pod.link/1507696925
57:30 9/15/23
Paranormal Stories From Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico is a beautiful island, but of course it's also full of paranormal stories! Puerto Rico is apparently UFO hub central, with tons of sightings occuring in places like the Yunque National Park. On today's episode,MJ shares several paranormal experiences that took place in Puerto Rico and Cristina shares UFO sightings in El Yunque, as wel as the alien abduction of Carlos Mercado. First, they share a listener story. Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesJoin us for movie nights on Twitch! https://www.twitch.tv/espooky_cristinaPlease rate, review, and subscribe anywhere you listen. Thank you for listening!Mailing Address Espooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
54:52 9/8/23
Haunted Statues in Latin America
Do you ever see a statue and think to yourself, yeah, that's haunted. There are many statues that spawn legends, on today's episode, Cristina shares the legend of el Diablo del Jardin (the Devil in the Garden) from Argentina, the legend of las 7 cabecitas in Chihuahua, Mexico and the haunted statue in Bakersfield, California.Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at call the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!Listen to Historias Unknown on any podcast app: pod.link/1618282564For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesMailing AddressEspooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
50:21 9/1/23
The Haunting of Alejandra Book Club
Join the Espooky Tales Book Club for Busy People: https://substack.com/@espooky?utm_source=profile-pageListen to Carmen and Cristina's other podcasts Historias Unknown and Novelas Con CafecitoThe next book club read is Silver Nitrate by SIlvia Moreno-Garcia, if you want to purchase the book, check out our bookshop link https://bookshop.org/lists/espooky-book-club-listIf you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesThank you for listening!Mailing AddressEspooky TalesPO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
83:08 8/25/23
The Man Who Played For the Devil- Espooky Stories 4
There are some stories that are told again and again, across different Mexican towns and even different Latin American countries. All involve the same thing: the devil. There's the story of the young woman, who just wants to dance and ends up dancing with the devil. The crying baby in the field that ends up being the devil and not a baby. There's another story told in Durango, Mexico one of a man, who played for the devil. Thank you so much for sending your stories! If you have a spooky story to share, email Espookytales@gmail.com or leave us a voicemail at the Espooky Hot Line (360)836-4486. You can also submit it on Discord!For more spooky stories, check out the Tiktok! https://www.tiktok.com/@espookytalesInstagram https://www.instagram.com/espookytales/Chat with us on Discord! https://discord.gg/4zVbvd7HekWant to be a Patron? Get episodes AD-FREE, listen before they are released to anyone else, get bonus episodes, exclusive stickers, additional and more! Support Espooky Tales. Learn more by visiting https://www.patreon.com/EspookytalesGet Espooky Merch: https://www.bonfire.com/store/espooky-tales/Find us on YouTube:https://youtube.com/@espookytalesThank you for listening!Mailing Address Espooky Tales PO BOX 3234Vancouver, WA 98668
06:08 8/21/23

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