What in the World Is a Florida Skunk Ape?

What in the World Is a Florida Skunk Ape?

When you’re new to the world of cryptozoology, you start with the rock stars–your Bigfoot, your Mothman. But those familiar cryptids are just the tip of the iceberg. Regional legends are just as rich and fascinating as the big-name cryptids. That’s why we’re putting the spotlight on the Florida Skunk …

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The Curse of La Llorona – The Weeping Woman

The Curse of La Llorona – The Weeping Woman

Have you heard of La Llorona (lah yo ROH nah)? One of the most famous legends in Mexican culture, the spirit of an angry, desperate mother is one that has endured for centuries. Who Is La Llorona? These so-called weeping women are most often depicted as wearing long, white dresses. …

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Fact or Fiction: The Minnesota Iceman

Fact or Fiction: The Minnesota Iceman

Like many great stories, this one begins with a frozen Neanderthal. Okay, there are only two stories that begin this way: the tale of the Minnesota Iceman and the movie “Encino Man.” But in this case, the true story is even stranger than anything Hollywood could dream up. What Is …

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5 Most Mysterious Secret Societies

5 Most Mysterious Secret Societies

Secret societies are, by their nature, secret. But rumors and whispers of these societies have lingered for centuries. Are they truly behind the scenes, pulling on the strings of history? Have these societies infiltrated world governments? Are Beyoncé and Jay-Z actually agents of the Illuminati? Okay, maybe not that last …

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In Search of Ogopogo, the Canadian Lake Monster

In Search of Ogopogo, the Canadian Lake Monster

If you journey to Lake Okanagan in British Columbia, Canada, you’re sure to encounter a legend. Specifically, you’ll see plenty of merchandise and art dedicated to Ogopogo, or Oggy, the local lake monster. Ogopogo: Canada’s Answer to Nessie Affectionately known as Oggy, Ogopogo has been sighted by visitors since at …

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Would You Ever Buy a Haunted Doll on eBay?

Would You Ever Buy a Haunted Doll on eBay?

We can all agree that dolls are creepy even in the best of circumstances, right? There’s something unnerving about an object that appears almost, but not quite, alive. Their fixed expressions and shiny glass eyes, gleaming in the shadows, are enough to give anyone the shivers. But some people like …

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Worst Nightmare: Quarantined in a Haunted House

Worst Nightmare: Quarantined in a Haunted House

Life is scary enough right now without dealing with the supernatural. Creepy stories can, ironically, be comforting in times of stress and upheaval. With that in mind, we’ve imagined what it would be like if you were isolated in the scariest haunted house possible during the coronavirus lockdown. Children’s Voices, …

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