Ep 0122.s2 – Bonus – Halloween Hijinx – Don’t Fear the Foolish!

Laurie making a scary face in her sound studio and holding her hand like a claw!
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Happy Halloween! I have fun turning scary into art in my studio.

Podcast Recap

It’s tricks and treats – from Mark’s spooky campfire story, Ghost wood, to my experiences learning to be a better actor. Hear from new BCs Emma from Spain and Souad from France. A special thank you to BC Rafael. Get an update on my medical issues and find out what CRAZY new thing I’m up to now! Celebrate with a new Halloween tune called Rednecks with White Faces by Caühaüs from FreeMusic.org.

Mentioned

My Voice Acting Demo and Contact Site, LaurieWeaverVO.com

Laurie’s Blog post about overcoming fear of body acceptance (with the warrior haircut pix!)

Last Year’s COD Halloween Extravaganza!

Daily Adventure Tale’s Halloween Episode

Day 1

Day 120

Episode Index so you can find all of the shows in between!

Ways to support the show financially

Credits

Host: Laurie Weaver
Laurie’s Stories Intro Announcer: Mark Weaver
Laurie’s Stories Story: Ghost Wood
Ghost Wood written by: Mark Weaver
Laurie’s Stories Reader: Mark Weaver

Main Theme: I’m Letting Go by Josh Woodward from The Simple Life Part 1 Used by permission of Josh Woodward under a Creative Commons License

Sounds Used in Laurie’s Stories

  • Music Theme
    http://www.freesound.org/people/ShadyDave/sounds/262259/
  • Applause
    http://www.freesound.org/people/bulbastre/sounds/132154/
  • British Welcome
    http://www.freesound.org/people/Intimidated/sounds/61571/
  • Pages Turning
    http://www.freesound.org/people/zzzemon/sounds/176623/
  • Cello Loop
    http://www.freesound.org/people/Thirsk/sounds/121018/
  • Mark’s Halloween Tale
    Spooky Theme Music
    Spooky Theme by Mystified
  • Fire
    http://www.freesound.org/people/kingsrow/sounds/181563/
  • Owls in the forest
    http://www.freesound.org/people/kvgarlic/sounds/151241/
  • Wolf Howl
    http://www.freesound.org/people/Robinhood76/sounds/81904/
  • Fearful moment music
    http://www.freesound.org/people/Setuniman/sounds/169148/
  • Maniacal Laugh
    http://www.freesound.org/people/scotcampbell/sounds/263708/
  • Drum
    http://www.freesound.org/people/Veiler/sounds/209879/
  • Stampede
    http://www.freesound.org/people/vincentmalstaf/sounds/266366/
  • Firework
    http://www.freesound.org/people/MrAuralization/sounds/212677/

Other Sounds

  • Opening Halloween Organ Loop
    http://www.freesound.org/people/Soughtaftersounds/sounds/145422/
  • Featured Halloween Tune
    Rednecks with White Faces by Caühaüs from the Spooky compilation album Calling All Fiends available on Free Music Archive. org
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5 thoughts on “Ep 0122.s2 – Bonus – Halloween Hijinx – Don’t Fear the Foolish!

  1. Dawny

    Soooooo happy for the episode Laurie

    Granted. Listening at o’dark thirty Wog-a-bout may not have been the best timing. But kept me alert and aware of my surroundings. Lol.

    Have sure missed our connections.
    Your sure great fun!!

    I’ve been super busy but am FINALLY getting accustomed to my schedule and creating new routines. So yay for that.
    Things are relaxing.

    I hope you & all other BC’s are lovely Laurie

    Your a busy gal. But, I’m SO glad your living and seeking out all your aspirations!!!! Yaaaaaay mark being an enabler.

    Reply
    1. Laurie@CompulsiveOvereatingDiary Post author

      Hi Dawny, hope your Halloween was fun! Glad you liked the episode. I hope the BCs are off having fun too, pretty quiet around here 😉 I’m stoked to hear you are getting used to your new schedule and things are working out. I feel SCREEEEEWED today! Here I am with insomnia where I wake up too early, and due to the time change is is EVEN DANG EARLIER! Yikes! And all of the classes I go to last until 10 or 11 at night. OMG, what a pickle. Oh well, we all have our challenges. I told you Mark is on his diet plan, and he’s lost 10 pounds. I am on the SAME by default, and I’ve lost 0 pounds. Whoops there it is! LOL. My bod just loves this weight, so I have to have a sense of humor about it. Doesn’t seem to even care if I feast or famine. Maybe I’ll work it into my stand-up routine. xoxoxoxoxoxo

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      1. Dawny

        Wow. Awesome Sauce!! I forgot about the diet. Yaaaaaaay mark kudos to him!!!! As for us….. What’s meant to be? *sigh*.
        I hope his loss n your maintain is not effecting you mentally.
        I’d be lying if I said I’m in an okay place on that front…..

        Insomnia is the worst! Maybe you can catch a nap.
        Despite your busy active life I sensed from the episode maybe your missing the show makings. 🤔 Hmmmmmm. Lol

        Today I celebrate 21 years of marital bliss…. Er. Uh. Well. Yah. Lol. February is officially 22 yrs weeeeeee.

        Happy G’day laurie

        Reply
        1. Laurie@CompulsiveOvereatingDiary Post author

          Hey gal, thanks for answering my answer! Yes, I miss the show, and I’ll probably keep to my once per month schedule with the bonuses – I can’t STAND to pay for something I don’t use, and the bill for the podcast storage (where the episodes are archived) happens monthly and there’s enough room in it for a new show or two Hah! But mostly I miss the interactions and that was on the slippery slope already when I finished up. So I know I was ready to move on, and the BCs were too. Doing the monthly update lets me still say hello to new BCs and keep my toe in the pond. Alen Standish told me he’d love to see me start a new show all about my acting and comedy adventures, and that might be fun, but I just don’t have time right now. I am so slammed with practice and classes as well as evil house work etc. Hahahaha. But I am enjoying life, and while I WISH I would be the one dropping pounds, I’m not surprised, and very glad Mark is succeeding. I also have zero diet mentality, because I’m not on a diet! I’m just supporting Mark. xoxoxoxox

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          1. dawny

            so glad your evading the diet mentality!! i thought about it after I hit send… marks’ 10#.. makes me remember, when I first started, the losses came easy too, coming from a place of ‘less healthful’ eating/choices..

            Great idea when you have more time to start a new show on the acting, voicing etc.. that will be great, can’t say I’d be a true follower, but I do love to follow you, your a GREAT gal with GREAT motivation, support, understanding and you HELPED ME SO MUCH crawl out of a place of diet hell prison that I’ll be FOREVER grateful for =-)

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