Campfire Tales - Snap #515

It's summertime. Nothing better than going to the woods, setting up your tent... and at nightfall, it's time to tell scary stories. On the next Snap Judgment, from PRX and NPR, we proudly present "Campfire Tales."

The Djinn Inside

The Djinn Inside

An Islamic summer camp in Northern Michigan is turned upside down when a young man becomes possessed by Djinn.

Producer: Anthony Briones

Sound Design: Stephanie Foo

Haunted Hacienda

Rita found a gorgeous place to stay for dirt cheap. Problem was, she didn’t much care for her roommate.

Produced by Rita Daniels.

Old Pictures

Nicole Selken found the perfect room in a Victorian house to rent. When she first walked in, the house was empty except for some old photos of past owners. She didn’t know how well she’d get to know them.

Producer: Stephanie Foo


When one woman decides to rebuild an old home, she finds that it is currently occupied.

Producer: Rita Daniels

Check out Annabelle's Pie Crust Recipe.

The Exorcism

Alan worked at a mental hospital in the midwest. He asked to be transferred to the acute ward, which housed some of the most psychotic people in the area.
His request was approved . . .

Producer: Nick van der Kolk

Speaking Ill Of The Dead

What happens when your three year old’s creepy toys, actually come alive? Read all about Gary Jansen’s story in his book Holy Ghosts.

Producer: Anna Sussman
Sound Design: Pat Mesiti-Miller