New to Pseudopod?

Are you new to Pseudopod? Don’t let our decade of content daunt you. We’ve assembled a list of stories that show the strength and diversity of our offerings. We’re certain something on this list will tickle the pineal gland of every horror fan.


These first thirteen stories were assembled to show off our first four hundred episodes. Scroll down to see another thirteen assembled by our listeners in 2018 to consider the next 200 episodes and beyond!

PseudoPod 018: Oranges, Lemons, and Thou Beside Me by Eugie Foster

PseudoPod 064: Connecting Door by Richard E. Dansky

PseudoPod 076: The beginning of the Tales of the White Street Society by Grady Hendrix

PseudoPod 127: The beginning of the Guru Keresh with The Garden And The Mirror by Tim W. Burke

PseudoPod 155: The Worm that Gnaws by Orrin Grey

PseudoPod 159: The beginning of The Coyote Tales – Horror set in modern reservation life – Reservation Monsters by Jim Bihyeh

PseudoPod 200: Oil of Dog by Ambrose Bierce and Horror in the Heights by Arthur Conan Doyle

PseudoPod 287: Final Girl Theory by A.C. Wise

PseudoPod 343: Magdala Amygdala by Lucy Snyder

PseudoPod 344: The Pit by Joe R. Lansdale

PseudoPod 350: Bungalow House by Thomas Ligotti

PseudoPod 361: The Murmurous Paleoscope by Dixon Chance

PseudoPod 400: The Screwfly Solution by James Tiptree Jr


In 2018, we asked our listeners to help us update this list to recommend episodes after Number 400. They suggested these thirteen additional stories:

PseudoPod 408: Knife Fight by David Nickle

PseudoPod 428: When it Ends, He Catches Her by Eugie Foster

PseudoPod 433: 20 Simple Steps to Ventriloquism by Jon Padgett

PseudoPod 486: Hinterlands by William Gibson

PseudoPod 509: Night Games by Aeryn Rudel

PseudoPod 536: Meat by Sandra M. Odell

PseudoPod 550: Again by Ramsey Campbell

PseudoPod 578: Alarm Will Sound by Christopher Shultz

PseudoPod 594-595-596: Mysterium Tremendum by Laird Barron

PseudoPod 600: The Graveyard Rats by Henry Kuttner

PseudoPod 606: The Fainting Game by Nino Cipri

PseudoPod 607: Take a Walk in the Night, My Love by Damien Angelica Walters

PseudoPod 610: Beneath their Hooves by Katharine E.K. Duckett


Every year we celebrate a month of Artemis Rising. This is a month of stories by women, promoting the women on our staff, and with special guest hosts. Check out the details for the event.

Approximately quarterly, we share showcases of themed flash fiction stories. Head here for the full list of the Flash on the Borderlands.