Tag - poetry

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #32: Revelation

Our final audio is coming early today so we can end with our movie of choice tonight. This is a final bit of poetry from Mr. Lovecraft. It’s “Revelation.” Hope you enjoy it. [audio:] Find it directly here. Or subscribe to...

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #31: The...

Can’t say goodbye to Halloween without some more Poe. Here’s “The Valley of Unrest.” Enjoy. [audio:] Find it directly here. Or subscribe to the feed to get all the 32 Days audio. If you’re already subscribed to...

Mansions of the Dead

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #29: The...

For today’s audio, an excerpt from the poet Robert Blair’s much longer piece, The Grave. This is “The Mansions of the Dead.” Hope you enjoy it. [audio:] Find it directly here. Or subscribe to the feed to get all the...

Robert W. Service

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #25: The...

Holy crap but this was fun to read. It’s “The Cremation of Sam McGee” by Robert W. Service. Hope you enjoy it. [audio:] Find it directly here. Or subscribe to the feed to get all the 32 Days audio. If you’re already...

Stephen Crane

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #22: God Lay...

Today was supposed to be the revised Rapture, i.e. destruction of the world and stuff. A bit disappointed since there was a chance I could still grab a Chick-Fil-A restaurant. But I thought we would go with an appropriate bit of Apocalyptic...

W.S. Gilbert

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #19: When The...

For tonight’s 32 Days of Halloween audio, we have a selection from W.S. Gilbert. Yes, of “…and Sullivan” fame. Here’s “When the Night Wind Howls.” Hope you enjoy it. [audio:] Find it directly here...

Thomas Hardy

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #12:...

For tonight’s audio pick, a fun little classic bit from Thomas Hardy: “‘Ah, Are You Digging On My Grave?'” [audio:] Find it directly here. Or subscribe to the feed to get all the 32 Days audio. If you’re already...

Conrad Aiken

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #11: The...

For tonight’s audio we go to Conrad Aiken and the poem “The Vampire.” Hope you enjoy it. [audio:] Find it directly here. Or subscribe to the feed to get all the 32 Days audio. If you’re already subscribed to our...

Edgar Allan Poe

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #9: For Annie

More Edgar Allan Poe for tonight’s 32 Days of Halloween audio. I was reminded of this poem when I heard Gavin Friday read it on the sadly long out-of-print Poe spoken word album, Closed on Account of Rabies. (It’s available here...

Lovecraft with cat

32 Days of Halloween V, Audio #8: Astrophobos

For tonight’s journey into 32 Days of Halloween audio, we’re going back to another bit of Lovecraft poetry. Although once it gets about halfway through, you could have guessed who the poet was. Enjoy. [audio:] Find it directly...