Episode 1: Creepypasta
In this inaugural episode of a sometimes belated, already outdated guide to your teens, tweens and everything under 20, Elizabeth explains a deliciously disturbing literary phenomenon. Full show notes at https://seenandheardyeg.com/category/thats-a-thing/
Where to find creepypasta stories, memes and such:
- Creepypasta Wiki
- Trollpasta Wiki
- Creepypasta on Quotev and Wattpad
- Creepypasta memes
- Creepypasta narrators MrCreepyPasta and CreepsMcPasta
- The Creepypasta Collection
Some of the characters we discuss:
- Jeff the Killer (and the picture we describe)
- Smile Dog (and the picture)
- The Rake (and the picture)
- Sonic.exe (and the picture)
Old-school stuff from the mom:
- Flowers in the Attic
- Freddy Krueger
- Jason from Friday the 13th
- Michael Myers from Halloween
- Quora: Why do so many girls like horror movies?
Have you encountered something that kids seem to know all about but is a mystery to you? Are you a teen tired of explaining something to your elders? Drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet me at @karenunland and we’ll see what we can do.
The music for That’s A Thing?! is Scott Joplin’s Ragtime Dance from the Free Music Archive.
Many thanks to Castria for editing all of this together.