Since mid-November means we're thigh-deep in the churn of NaNoWriMo, I thought I'd share a few useful spooky writing resources in the form of atmospheric music to keep the prose flowing.
Like all things spooky, of course, the helpfulness of a given soundtrack for these purposes is going to vary greatly according to your project du jour and your taste. My own taste tends to run to quietly moody, contemplative instrumentals these days, which seems to suit the quietly spooky contemporary settings I'm trying to paint.
Two standbys in this vein that have been the perfect backdrop for slow-building hauntings and resentful semi-sentient exurban wilderness:
The full OST is not available on YouTube (there are playlists, but I find the ads embedded in those annoying as hell) but it IS on Spotify. Here's the first track, which is a pretty representative sample.