Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode


ORIGINS is a bi-weekly podcast that shares the story behind legend and lore, written and produced by award-winning author Jaimie Engle. You can learn more about her books, read show notes, and research through provided links by visiting, where as a show sponsor your products and services will reach thousands of new customers.

May 21, 2018

People joke about religious advocates or salespeople knocking on their door and how it isn’t safe to open yourself up to them. What if the door-knocker was a lost child? What if the lost child had soulless black eyes? Chapter 26 of ORIGINS dives into the urban legend of the Black-Eyed Children.

Support: www.

May 7, 2018

Is there a world within this world? Do multiple dimensions really exist? Chapter 25 of ORIGINS explores the multiverse concept and the upside-down as made famous by Stranger Things.

Support: | Show Notes: | Music by | Purchase the story from The...

Apr 23, 2018

What happens when the villain becomes the hero? In chapter 24 of ORIGINS we explore the ORIGINS of a Death Saint of criminals, drug lords, and the Day of the Dead, abolished by the Vatican, known as Santa Muerte.

Support: | Show Notes: | Music by

Apr 9, 2018

What happens when you put good people in evil situations? Is it possible that humanity will trump evil or will evil ultimately win? In 1971, an experiment took place beneath a university to answer those questions. Chapter 23 of ORIGINS explores the Stanford Prison Experiment.

Support: www.

Mar 26, 2018

What would you think if a group of people suddenly began to dance in droves all around you? Today, the world would call that a flash mob and think nothing of it. In the Middle Ages, it would’ve most likely been considered the result of witchcraft, though in some cases it was attributed to plague. On chapter 22 of...