#8 – Black Ice

3 years ago

After exploring the snowy woods and investigating claims of mysterious Melon Heads, Jared records during their drive home from work... and receives an off-putting phone call that spirals them into other anxieties and frustrations.

CW: this episode contains themes of fantasy violence, abuse, scientific experimentation, asylums, implied cannibalism, audio distortion, and paranoia.

Official English transcript is available here!

Written and produced by Casper Oliver (he/fae/they) who also voices Dr. Jared Hel Guest voice by Chijioke B Williams (she/her) Intro read by Nessa R (she/her) Credits read by Ashlee Craft (they/them), who also makes the podcast graphics Music by TheMenniss (they/them) https://themenniss.bandcamp.com/

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Follow Dr. Jared Hel's journey as he works to re-discover his forgotten past and finds his place within the small Indiana farm town of Wichton and the cryptozoological organization he works for called 'The Enclosure'. These audio journals, and other recordings, dive deep into Midwestern US cryptids and folklore while also telling a mystery about identity, queerness, neurodivergence, and community.