Something Scary

Something Scary Podcast

Do you wanna hear something scary? Join Sapphire every week as she brings you the creepiest ghost stories, urban legends, and folktales.

Fatal Friendship
The concept of making friends is kind of odd if you think about it. You meet a total stranger, and you both mutually decide to build a relationship. It requires a lot of trust. But if you choose correctly, those relationships can be so meaningful, and beneficial. This episode is about the times that are not. First, Sapphire shares a story about a young boy who befriends the new kid at school. Then, we’ll follow a demonologist and his companion to an exorcism. After that, a girl creates an imaginary friend t...

Breaking and Entering
Before listening to this episode, we recommend double checking that the doors in your house are locked. Assuming that nothing’s already inside. First, Sapphire shares an eerie 911 call. Then, we’ll try to avoid the man outside trying to get in. After that, we’ll uncover a dark secret at a summer vacation home. And finally, learn why it’s best to never open the door at night.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Cursed
Do you believe in curses? Do you think that misfortune is random? Or can be caused by someone? Today’s episode is all about curses. First, Sapphire tells the tale of a legendary Japanese creature who is created from a curse. Then, a young girl discovers what’s haunting her mother. After that, we’ll help a girl figure out why her family has a string of bad luck. And finally, avoid the clutches of a Bakroe.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


Deaducation
Today's stories are all about the bizarre things that can happen at school, and the unsettling truths that you may learn about yourself. First, Sapphire shares a story about a young girl who becomes possessed by a Jinn. Then, we'll watch a group of friends fall apart over the years. After that, we'll figure out why a history high school teacher hates one of her students. And finally, we'll learn about the history of a house that a college student is renting.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone....

Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark
Do you remember the book series "Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark?" Our first story is an edited version of "The Drum." Then, Sapphire chats with Cody Meirick, creator of the Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark documentary, available on video-on-demand today!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Terrifying Travel
Traveling is a wonderful privilege if you’re able to afford it. But sometimes, heading into the unknown can be nothing like you were planning. That’s what today’s episode is all about. First, Sapphire shares a story about a woman who finds something horrifying inside of a suitcase. Then, we’ll stay in a creepy villa in South Africa. After that, we’ll avoid a haunted road in India. And finally, we’ll encounter a unique demon in China.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


Flesh and Blood
Today’s episode is filled with ravenous monsters - both human and non-human. First, Sapphire tells the tale of a family who lets a mysterious salesman into their home late at night. Then, we’ll hear of a young girl’s recurring nightmare of being chased by a faceless creature. And finally, we’ll help a pair of young brothers solve the mystery of their disappearing livestock.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Shoot The Messenger
Have you ever received a message that you thought you were better off never knowing? Today's episode is all about unwanted messages that disrupt our lives. First, Sapphire shares the take of a courier on his way to read a letter for an illiterate family. Then, we’ll step into the mind of a young medium who communicates with spirits, whether she wants to or not. And finally, we’ll make a friend at a hospital, who enjoys playing with tarot cards.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Sounds and Silence
In today’s episode, Sapphire shares stories about ominous sounds and the dangers of silence. First, we’ll visit a summer camp where an outspoken girl becomes the victim of a terrible prank. Then, we’ll follow a whistling old lady at a grocery store, run from silent figures in a bedroom, and avoid the clutches of Mr Clickety.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


Dark 5 - Top 5 Tarot Reading Mistakes with Sapphire Sandalo
Want even more Sapphire? Take a listen to Dark 5 with your ol' pal Rachel Evans, where Sapphire guested on the show! Rachel brings back host of Something Scary Sapphire Sandalo to list the top 5 mistakes people make when reading tarot cards and gets her tarot read. Subscribe to Dark 5 on Apple Podcast, Google Podcast, or SpotifyLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Haunted Objects
Do you believe inanimate objects can be haunted? If not, this episode might change your mind. First, Sapphire shares the true story of a girl whose stuffed bear becomes more than she bargained for. Then, we'll hear another true tale about a cursed pocket watch. And finally, we'll learn about one of the most famous haunted dolls in the world: Annabelle. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Highway To Hell
Buckle up - today's episode is all about the unexpected things that can happen in your car. First, Sapphire shares a modern retelling of a popular urban legend. Then, we'll meet the Lady in the Red Saree, and finally uncover the cause of repeated roadside accidents.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


Blood is Thicker Than Water (Part 2)
Today's episode is about families, and stories passed down from generation to generation. First, Sapphire shares the struggle of a young girl to gain her family's affection. Then, we'll see why a family is afraid of the ocean, meet an engkanto haunting a psychic family, and escape the curse of a mangkukulam.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

The Deep End
Today, we're diving into the deep end. First, Sapphire shares a story about the mythical Kelpie. Then, guest storyteller Andrew Tate (host of the Let's Not Meet Podcast) reads a story from a hotel security guard, who had a strange run-in at the pool. Then, Sapphire and Andrew have a chat about his podcast, as well as dive into some existential theories.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Open Wide
Open wide for today's episode, with stories that take place in the middle of nowhere, or about what's behind the closed door, or what's crawling in your mouth. First, Sapphire shares a tale about a grotesque scarecrow in a field. Then, you'll visit an old farm house infested with bugs, listen to a voice behind a door, spot mysterious figures in public, and investigate an abandoned well.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


Filipino Fear
We just launched a new animated short on Youtube.com/Snarled that takes place in the Philippines! So for today's episode, Sapphire will be sharing her favorite past stories that also feature Filipino families. First, she'll tell her friend Lauren's experience living in a haunted house, followed by her grandpa's close encounter with a popular mythical creature. Then, relive her mother's most unexplainable night, and witness the exorcism of a family friend. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm...

The Art of the Kill
Today's stories are all about art. First, Sapphire shares a true story about a boy who discovers that his artistic gift is really a curse. Then, you'll observe a painter and his muse, spend the night in a cabin with an odd painting, and be drawn to a mermaid in a hotel room.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Close Encounters
Today's episode contains true stories from people who have had close encounters of a strange kid. First, Sapphire shares a tale from a firefighter in Montana, about his run in with the Men in Black. Then, we'll investigate a mysterious green light, meet some strangers at a beach, and explore an abandoned cabin in the forest. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


Sick
If you hate hospitals, today's episode will leave you feeling a little sick. First, Sapphire shares a mother's story about her son who's been tormented by a horrifying lady. Then, we’ll visit a haunted hospital, prevent a young witch from becoming possessed, and then help a young girl transition into the afterlife.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Smoke and Mirrors
Today's episode will make you think twice before looking into a mirror again. First, Sapphire shares her cousin's experience playing the infamous game "Bloody Mary." Then, she tries to find a buyer for a magical house filled with mirrors, and then investigates some questionable home decor.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Tasty Terror
This episode will either leave you sick to your stomach or hungry for more. First, Sapphire shares a story about a ravenous beast that's been unleashed from a mountain. Then, you'll hear a Hmong couple's tragic tale, eat granny's famous strawberry pie, and taste some shrimp that's to die for.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


Demon Possession & Exorcism w/ Sapphire Sandalo
New from Snarled, Dark 5 is back as a podcast! Rachel Evan's kicks off the first Dark 5 Podcasts with Something Scary Podcast host Sapphire Sandalo. Rachel shows Sapphire video of an exorcism outside of a Starbucks and Sapphire tells a scary story about her family's encounter with a duwende.Subscribe to Dark 5 for free on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcast, Spotify, or Castbox.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Stories from South & Southeast Asia
Today, Sapphire takes you all over South & Southeast Asia to hear stories submitted by listeners. First stop is Indonesia where a young girl's friends get her into some trouble. Then, you'll visit a haunted apartment in India, stop by a middle school in Vietnam, climb a hungry mountain back in India, and reach your final destination in Cambodia where a family is tormented by an ancestor's past.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Til Death Do Us Part
Today you are cordially invited to a dead wedding. These are stories about brides and grooms, and what goes wrong when you love someone to death. First, Sapphire shares her modern take on the urban legend of the missing bride. Then, she tells  the origins of La Sayona, escapes an entity at Bride’s Pool, and picks up a hitchhiker in Venezuela.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


Holiday Hell
Merry Christmas, adings! Today's episode is all about this magical and hellish time of year. First, Sapphire shares a cautionary tale about a popular toy. Then, she tells the story of a young girl's perfect Christmas, an encounter another girl had with Santa, and reveals a family's long hidden secret.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Introducing: Generation Why
The Generation Why Podcast released its first episode in 2012 and pioneered the true crime genre in the podcasting world. Sit down with two friends, Aaron and Justin, who break down theories and give their opinions on unsolved murders, controversies, mysteries and conspiracies. Listen now for free at http://wondery.fm/somethingLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

The UK Creeps
This week's episode takes place in the United Kingdom. First, Sapphire shares a true story about a girl’s imaginary friend named Tom. Then, she explains why you should never say a demon’s name out loud. After that, she attempts to solve mysterious activity at a summer camp, and escape the cry of a banshee.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


Burn
This week's episode is all about the terrifying element of fire. First, Sapphire tells the true story of a girl with special gifts. Then, she shares a camp counselor's campfire story, investigates mysterious blazes, and explains the origins of a Thai ghost.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Death By Doppelganger
Today's episode will leave you seeing double. Sapphire shares a true encounter from a young teen working late one night at a fast food chain, a cautionary tale about meeting your doppelganger, a bedtime story about a spirit named Johnny, and a university being taken over by look a-likes.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Creepy Little Thing Called Love
This episode is all about love...and the terrifying lengths some will go for it.  Sapphire shares a famous ghost story from Thailand, explains the rules of the Love Me Game, saves a soul under a spell, and tells an old Japanese legend.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


A Deadly Sin
In this episode, Sapphire shares stories about the root of all evil: greed. Listen to an old urban legend from Spain, ride along a late night delivery, hunt for buried treasure, and pay a visit to Crimson Grove.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Someone's Taking Over My Body
Sapphire tells the tale of Lisanne, a young girl who believes the spirit of a boy is trying to take over her body. Then, she chats with Jon Braver, director of the interactive horror play Delusion in Los Angeles.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Mysteries from Mexico
Sapphire takes you to Mexico, where you will eat pozole, meet the lady in white, investigate a strange mattress, and learn about La Llorona.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


Stories From India
In this episode, Sapphire shares stories from our Indian listeners. Tune in to learn about the Chalava, a mysterious haunted house, the urban legend of Nale Ba, and a lonely ghost at the beach.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Ghosts of War
In this episode, Sapphire takes you to haunted battlefields all over the world. First in Bulgaria, where Vasil has a close encounter with the legendary Samodiva. Then, to an abandoned civil war railway in Louisiana, an unsettling military base in Singapore, the uninhabited home of a deceased soldier in the Philippines, and the mechanic shop of a former soldier on the East Coast.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Blood is Thicker Than Water
In this episode, Sapphire tells the true story of a family who becomes mysteriously cursed in their home.  Then, she shares 4 more tales about families who have seen strange things together - whether they choose to acknowledge them or not.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


What You Can't See
In this episode, Sapphire tells the true story of a nurse who can't understand why her co-workers don't like being around her. Then, she shares five more tales from fans who have seen strange things in their dreams.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

Introducing: Something Scary the Podcast
Do you wanna hear something scary? Join Sapphire every week as she brings you urban legends, folklore, and ghost stories.Something Scary is a reboot of the popular horror YouTube series that has over 30 million views. This new podcast from Snarled keeps all the thrilling and paranormal stories fans love, but reimagined and expanded for your podcast listening pleasure.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...