Shadows at the Door: The Podcast

S1E02 - The Devil and Tom Walker

December 28, 2018

A suffering husband becomes lost in the New England swamps only to find an Indian site, and the literal Devil waiting for him.

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Written by Washington Irving and Adapted by Mark Nixon

Produced with Sound Design, Editing, and Directing by Mark Nixon

Musical Score Written and Performed by Nico Vettese


David Ault

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Approximate Time Stamps: Intro (Around 00:01:00), Story (Around 00:02:00), Discussion (Around 00:27:00), Credits (Around 00:50:00)

Content Warnings:

Story: racism/slurs (indigenous, Black), mention of human sacrifice, mention of genocide, mention of religious persecution, mention of enslavement, graphic depiction of nausea, implied violent death, abduction. Discussion: extended discussion of religion/religious themes/doctrine (Christianity).

©2022 Shadows at the Door Publishing. All rights reserved. The copyright for the story is held by the respective author.

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