Carla | 🎙 Books, history, true crime, horror, paranormal | INFJ & Ravenclaw | finding cupcakes to make each day easier 🧁 #LadyPodSquad | ♿️ spoonie | she/her
In which Carla reads a lesser-known Poe story, "The Oval Portrait".   Show Notes: Story Read: "The Oval Portrait”, Edgar Allan Poe, April 1842 Read online with linked vocabulary words and references at Poestories.com Recommended Reading: The Picture of Dorian Gray, by Oscar Wilde, Norton Critical Edition   Referenced Episodes: 1 Poe and Carla and Cupcakes: Nicetomeetcha 39 Sweet 51 Elegant Nastiness 53 Exquisite Mayhem   Sources: Edgar Allan Poe A to Z: The Essential Reference to His Life and Work by Dawn B. Sova  Edgar Allan Poe: Complete Tales and Poems with Selected Essays  en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Oval_Portrait Dario Argento, Maestro Auteur or Master Misogynist?: Argento and the Giallo by Will Wright   Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/   How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins  Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes   Where to Find Cupcakes: Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mightbecupcakes Instagram: @theremightbecupcakes YouTube channel Host: theremightbecupcakes.podbean Goodreads: Goodreads podcast bookshelf. add Carla as a friend Contact: carla@theremightbecupcakes.com Google Voice: 434-214-0873
In which Carla explores a favorite horror author of Victorian England, and finds an marvelous polymath, an LGBTQ icon, and a woman who rescued ancient Egypt and explored terra incognita.   Show Notes: Story read: “The Phantom Coach”, Amelia B. Edwards Recommended Reading: The Collected Supernatural and Weird Fiction of Amelia B. Edwards  Crocodile on the Sandbank (Amelia Peabody no. 1) by Elizabeth Peters https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/62851.Amelia_B_Edwards     Referenced episodes: 32: What the Dickens 47: Victorian Christmas: The Goblin and the Paw   Sources: Egypt Exploration Fund: https://www.ees.ac.uk Historic England: Amelia’s gravesite University of Pennsylvania: 1 and 2 Brown University historyswomen.com   Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/   Promo: Her Moment in History    How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins  Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes   Where to Find Cupcakes: Podchaser: Creator page, Podcast, User page Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mightbecupcakes Instagram: @theremightbecupcakes YouTube channel Host: theremightbecupcakes.podbean Goodreads: Goodreads podcast bookshelf. add Carla as a friend Contact: carla@theremightbecupcakes.com Google Voice: 434-214-0873
In which Carla reads again from her novel-in-progress, Watching the Detectives. And they were all rich. Rich in looks, rich in opportunity, rich in already wasted opportunities, rich in network, and rich in funds. And rich in frustrations, many of which they could not even name. --Carla Pettigrew Hufstedler, Watching the Detectives Theme song and stinger: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/   Promo: Rebel Girls Book Club Podcast Referenced This Episode: Episode 14: Watching The Detectives  Episode 28: Watching The Detectives, Part 2 Music: The Peers Playlist, Apple Music  Songs quoted: “Drive”, The Cars  “Unbearably White”, Vampire Weekend  “Reindeer King”, Tori Amos “Watching the Detectives”, Elvis Costello  “Watching the Detectives”, covered by Duran Duran    How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins  Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes   Where to Find Cupcakes: Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mightbecupcakes Instagram: @theremightbecupcakes YouTube channel Host: theremightbecupcakes.podbean Goodreads: Goodreads podcast bookshelf. add Carla as a friend Contact: carla@theremightbecupcakes.com Google Voice: 434-214-0873  
In which Carla tells two stories that explain finding cupcakes in dark places: one is her story, one is Leonard Cohen's. Referenced reading: The Flame, by Leonard Cohen: his full acceptance speech for the Prince of Asturias Award, on October 21, 2011, from which I quoted in this episode, begins on page 267. Leonard Cohen at Apple Music Greg Behrendt, “There Might Be Cake”, Original Uncool (2011): Apple Music, Spotify My favorite happy socks. I own several sets, and I like to mix and match them at random.   Referenced episodes: My own sexual assault: This Girl Just Had a Bad Date, A Different World (in the wider perspective of the Bill Cosby trial and growing up in the Cosby era) Christmas last year: What the Dickens, Victorian Christmas: The Goblin and the Paw Theme song: “Comadreamers I” by Haunted Me, off their Pleasure album: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Haunted_Me/Pleasure/ Promo: Shelf Addiction http://shelfaddiction.com/podcast   How to Support Cupcakes: Sponsor: Audible Sponsor: Birchbox Sponsor: Care/Of Vitamins  Patreon: Cupcakes Flattr: flattr/@theremightbecupcakes   Where to Find Cupcakes: Facebook Page: theremightbecupcakes Facebook Group: There Might Be Cupcakes Twitter: @mightbecupcakes Instagram: @theremightbecupcakes YouTube channel Host: theremightbecupcakes.podbean Goodreads: Goodreads podcast bookshelf. add Carla as a friend Contact: carla@theremightbecupcakes.com Google Voice: 434-214-0873
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Location
Virginia, USA
Episode Count
64
Podcast Count
2
Total Airtime
1 day, 8 hours