LitReading - Classic Short Stories

The Damned Thing by Ambrose Bierce

Episode Summary

As Halloween approaches, here is a bonus scary Litreading from one of my favorite authors. It’s the story of a mysterious death in the 19th-century American wilderness.

Episode Notes

There are things that we cannot perceive with our meager senses, sounds we cannot hear, odors we cannot smell, and colors we cannot see… in these empty spaces lurk some of our darkest fears… here is The Damned Thing by Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose Bierce was a Civil War soldier, a newspaper reporter and a brilliant author of chilling stories. He led an adventurous life which ended when he ventured into Mexico to meet Pancho Villa, a journey from which he never returned