Espooky Tales

Espooky Tales

Cuentos, folklore, y más. Two friends discussing everything Espooky, with a focus on Latinx stories, folklore and legends.

Recent Episodes

Near Death Experiences

Nov. 26, 2021

Near Death Experiences are very common and though some of the science behind it is a little iffy, they are very fascinating to read about. Today we share different tales of Near Death Experiences, as well as one study that t…

Terrifying Angels

Nov. 19, 2021

Angels, at first thought, what do you picture? A beautiful being, with wings, rosy cheeks and long hair? Angels have been described as the opposite of this and today, MJ tells you about terrifying angel descriptions, Cristin…

El Sombreron

Nov. 14, 2021

A being with the same name, but the legends tell different stories. Today, we bring you the tale of El Sombreron from Guatemala and Colombia. Before that, we share a listener story. If you have a spooky story you want us to …

Haunted Fortresses with Cancelled for Maintenance

Nov. 5, 2021

They have been standing for centuries, are full of dark history and are said to be some of Latin America's most haunted places. Today, we share the tale of a fortress in Puerto Rico and one in Peru, while our guests from Can…

Haunted Amusement Parks with Char & Kelly of Drinking and Screaming

Oct. 31, 2021

We have a bonus episode as part of a special event, All the Horror! Amusement parks are supposed to be full of fun and thrills, but when they’re haunted, they’re full of screams. We share the tale of Reino Magico, in Veracru…

Volcano Popocatépetl

Oct. 29, 2021

The volcano Popocatépetl is full of stories, including paranormal stories. We share the legend of Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuat and discuss a strange sound heard at Popocatepetl on October 14th. We also participated in a fun …

Recent Blog Posts

Legends from Venezuela

Hello Espookies! Here are our notes for episode 33 "Legends From Venezuela: El Silbon y La Sayona" If you haven't listened, check it out here.  &nb…

Haunted Houses: Latin America

Two of the most terrifying haunted houses in Latin America, here are our notes for episode 34, "Haunted Houses: Latin America", listen here if you haven'…

Haunted Churches

Hello Espookies and welcome to our notes for "Espooky Church Legends & Priests with Powers". If you haven't listened to the episode, you can check it…