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“The Basement” – Nelson W. Pyles

Welcome to The Lift. If you find yourself here, there are choices to be made. Your past has lead you here, but what happens when that past was filled with vile and dark things?

In this week’s story, Victoria interacts with someone she’d rather not. Meet Jefferson and see how Victoria deals with this…particular situation.

About the Writer:

Nelson W. Pyles is the author of several short stories as well as the critically acclaimed novel Demons, Dolls, & Milkshakes. He is the creator, executive producer and former host of The Wicked Library as well as the co founder of Society 13 Podcast Network. His collection Everything Here Is A Nightmare is available from Amazon. He is currently working on two novels, one a sequel to his first book.

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About the Artist

Alex J. Murd is the head artist at CrazedPixel Independent Comic label, working in tandem with an equally twisted writer. Alex enjoys boxed wine, Faber-Castell pens, long viewings of pornography, and all things music related.

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Dramatic reading performed by Daniel Foytik:
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The voice of Victoria Bigglesworth-Hayes was performed by Amber Collins:
Twitter: @blamberino

The voice of Cara was performed by Anna Pyles.



The score for this episode of The Lift was composed and recorded by Kimberly Henninger and Shawn Parke of Cathedral Sounds

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“Come Play With Me” (Author Greeting)
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The Lift Opening Theme Music
Composed and Recorded by Kimberly Henninger and Shawn Parke of Cathedral Sounds

The Lift Closing Theme Music
Composed and Recorded by Nico Vettese of We Talk of Dreams

“Skye Cuillin” (Credits)
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Sound Design by Daniel Foytik, 9th Story

Producer/ Creator: Daniel Foytik Executive Producer/ Co-Creator: Cynthia Lowman

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