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Fireflies on the Frozen Pond:

Falcon’s best friend was his grandfather, and they did everything together. Even more so, Falcon’s grandfather, the Great Lt. Robert Haley, was his foundation and his personal hero. And there were two very significant things they had in common: going fishing and playing hockey out on the pond behind their large estate in the upper peninsula of Michigan. Falcon’s grandfather had a couple near death experiences in his life, one of which Falcon himself witnessed. And they both saw something during his last heart attack, something they kept a secret. They shared a few other secrets too. It had to do with orbs and phantoms and otherworldly things. As Falcon grew older, he and his family moved away from the house in which he grew up. And he found himself becoming more and more disillusioned and angry with the world, his Grandfather and the many things he once cherished and believed in–all of which he feels let him down. And after Falcon himself has a near death experience, he decides to go back to the old place. It is there, back at his old romping grounds, that Falcon feels he can put things straight again. Does the old place harbor the secrets that dwell beyond the mortal barrier of death? Is there such a thing as a second chance, and does the old Lieutenant mean to provide that very thing to his family? Will Falcon, by confronting the demons that have haunted him since he was a boy, finally be able to live–truly live? Listen to episode 4 of Nightshade: Fireflies on the Frozen Pond, to find out!

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Nightshade Episode 4: Fireflies on the Frozen Pond

Cast & Crew:

Written by:
Kurt C Krause

Additional dialogue by Robin Mudge

Artwork by:
Heidi Lynn

Edited by:
Kacee Krause

MAIN CAST

Adult Falcon Haley/Narrator
Kacee Krause

Lt. Robert Haley
Matt Grammatico

Young Falcon Haley
Stephen Krause

Mary
Heidi Lynn

Mom
Robin Mudge

Grandma
Windy Renee

 

 

MUSIC and SOUND EFFECTS

 

Music and sound were purchased from https://www.audioblocks.com/

In Orbit

Artist:  Patrick Smith, Publisher Electronic Philharmonic

 

Cowboy Campfire:

Artist: G. Beertolino, C. Zatta, Publisher SkillMedia Master

 

Dark Forces:

Artist: Ceiri Torjussen, Publisher Soundscape Media

 

Wayward Home:

Artist: Dino Emilio Giancola

 

Waiting for You 02:

Artist Matthew Reid, Publisher Soundscape Audioworks

 

Yesterday:

Artist: Shinichi Otsu, Publisher: Soundscape Audioworks

 

Theyre Awake:

Artist: Ceiri Torjussen, Publisher Soundscape

 

Media Dark Halls (cello):

Artist: Ceiri Torjussen, Publisher Soundscape Media

 

Consequence of Loss:

Artist: Daavid Gosnell, Publisher Soundscape Media Shifting

 

Shades:

Artist: Luke Wieting, Publisher Soundscape Media

 

The Loss: Artist:

Artist: Matthew Reid, Publisher Soundscape Audioworks

 

Fireflies:

Artist: Craig Austin, Publiser: SI Publishing

 

Our Home:

Artist: Daniel Bordovsky, Publisher Soundscape Media