Thursday, April 25, 2019

Creatures / Cryptozoology

The Mystery of the Sea Clergy

In places as far apart as Norway and China claims of cryptids that could raise storms were told with such abundance that on Chinese junks one deckhand...
Pterosaur

Could There Still Be Pterosaurs Alive Today?

If dinosaurs did still exist today one might imagine they were of the swamp dwelling sort, tucked away in the Putamayo rain forest far from sight. This...
Lizard Man Of Scape Ore Swamp

Lizard Man Of Scape Ore Swamp

“It was strong and angry. I looked in my mirror and saw a blur of green running. I could see his toes and then he jumped on...
Wolf woman

The Wolf Woman of Mobile Alabama

In the first couple of weeks of April 1971, residents of the Mobile Alabama suburbs of Port City and Plateau had encounters with a strange and bizarre...
Banshee

Legend of the Banshee: Female Spirit Crying In Grief

A Banshee is an Irish female spirit who wails outside a home to warn of the imminent death of a family member. Often heard before she is...
Shadow people

Shadow People – Friendly or Something to be Feared?

By Christina Schumacher Fearing shadow people seems to make sense but, since we do not understand them, maybe they are more than meets the eye and, perhaps, they...
The Hound of Mons

The Hound of Mons: Phantom Dog That Hunted the British Soldiers

In 1914, German troops had occupied Mons and the British, in what was their first foray into battle during World War I, valiantly marched in to try...
Real fairy photo

The Origins of Fairies

Most of us think of fairies as tiny creatures, flitting about on gossamer wings, waving a magic wand, but history and folklore tell a different tale. When belief...
Springheeled Jack

At the Devil’s Heels: The Legend of Springheeled Jack

A strange creature, that pub worker and farmer's daughter Polly Adams could only describe as "devil-like", was the terror of London in the mid-1800s. It all started...

Elves, Do They Exist?

Some would rather let elves live in the fantastical world of Middle Earth and Tolkien's imagination or in the holiday dreams of children imagining Santa's little helpers....