By Sean Buvala
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We are “Inappropriate Folktales Appropriately Told.”™ A service of Storyteller.net and directed by Sean Buvala. ©2016 and beyond. New content every 3-4 weeks, usually on a #storysat Saturdays. Twitter us at @storytelling101 or @storyteller. Most stories told by Sean Buvala unless otherwise noted.
||CleanInappropriate Folktales 10: Maggots, Crows and Jackdaws||Death! War! Hunger! Weddings! So many inappropriate things in this Russian story of the soldier and the warlock that you'll hardly be able to handle the maggots! the crows! the snakes! that will take over your nightmares. Oh, you think the day will get.||1/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInappropriate Folktales 09: Good Bowling and Card Playing||Bif! Baf! HeeHee! Holler! Ho! Terror awaits our young hero as he spends three terrifying nights in a spooky castle, all in an attempt to win the hand of the Princess. Yep, sounds like a fairytale. It gets pretty folktale-y when we add the talking cats,.||10/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInappropriate Folktales 08: The Other Wolf||Listen to the giggle...errr... terrifying screams of these young people, trapped in a live audience! Oh, it might sound like laughing, but be warned! Even they can’t believe how this tale unfolds. Oh, the Lupine sluicing! Will it be Fresh Wolf Wienerw||8/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInappropriate Folktales 06: The Singing Bone||“A story so full of terror and murder and betrayal that I may not be able to tell you all the words.” The death of dozens, of boars, of brothers. Really, these are not appropriate for anyone, but you are going to listen anyway, aren’t you? We’ve||6/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInappropriate Folktales 07: Frogs Who Desired a King||SSSSomething could go wrong in our fable-filled version of this week’s folktale. The Frogs. The Gods. The Croaking. We’ve told you these stories are not for the lovers of peace and justice. Frogs in a pond clamor for a King. Will he bring salvation||6/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInappropriate Folktales 04: Shemsi Mountain||Oh, the suffering of one brother against another. Surely, justice will prevail, but wait, those giants! No, it can’t be. Okay, well, you have made a choice to listen. We told you to turn around. Recorded live in 2006 and told by K. Sean Buvala, this i||6/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInappropriate Folktales 05: The Wizard Who Ate the Baby||A wizard has a snack and yet the family still loves him? What?! No, you don’t want to listen to this! The carnage! The sheep! The lack of hospitality! Just say, “no, no I will not subject myself to one more of these inappropriate folktales as I am t||6/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInappropriate Folktales 02: The Talking Skull||“It was as if tongue and tendon, muscle and mouth had been restored for the skull began to speak of…” Completely inappropriate but told appropriately by K. Sean Buvala. Treasure, swords, death. Ugg, maybe you should go listen to something nice, no||6/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInappropriate Folktales 03: The Boy and the Flies||Violence! “The judge realized he had given this boy, essentially, the right to attack anyone…” A tale of deceit, a dim young man, and permission to kill. No doubt this story will lead you down a road to violence if you listen. An inappropriate Mom||6/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInappropriate Folktales 01: Seven Ravens||“Can you imagine living in a family with seven brothers? Yet that is how this home was.” You shouldn’t listen as there is cutting and blood and chicken bones. Leave while you can. A sister sets off to free her brothers, brothers that she never kne||5/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|