Stories that inspired M.R. James

Twelve tales of terror recommended by the master of the genre!

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Podcast to the Curious: now on Flickr

We’ve put some pictures up on Flickr, including: our Cambridge road trip (and a nocturnal visit to the scene of “The Fenstanton Witch” (minus huge terrible witch-corpse-bat-thing; Mike discovering Carswell Manor (apropos our next episode, “Casting the Runes”) and us recording episode 12 earlier today. Don’t have nightmares.

Coming Soon!

Close the curtains, turn the lamps down low and pull your deep leather armchair up to the roaring fire and prepare yourself for A Podcast to the Curious, a new podcast dedicated to the weird fiction of M.R. James!Skull Image (photo by Dave Senior)

Over the next few dozen episodes your hosts Will Ross and Mike Taylor will be taking you on a guided tour of terror through the works of the master of the English ghost story M.R. James, whose terrifying tales of haunted crypts, cursed artifacts and demonic guardians have been delighting readers since 1904!

The first episode which looks at Canon Alberic’s Scrapbook will be online shortly.

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