urban legend

Urban legends have captivated us from ancient eras to the modern day; a deep dive into scary lore and 'could be true' tales about Bigfoot, Slender Man, the Suicide Forest and beyond.

  • Shelby Yarchin
    Published 11 months ago
    The Gray Man of Pawley's Island

    The Gray Man of Pawley's Island

    As humans, we rely on warning signs. If you’re driving down the street and see a red octagon you know that you need to stop. If you see clouds forming against a clear blue sky, it’s probably time to pull your lawn chair in from the beach. And if you’re in Egypt and start to hear an incessant buzzing beyond proportions then you know there are nine more plagues to follow.
  • Leanne Smith
    Published 11 months ago
    La Llorona

    La Llorona

    The legend of La Llorona comes from Mexican folklore and is very popular in pop culture, especially within the horror scene. La Llorona, also known as the Weeping Women, is a spirit of a mother searching for her lost children in the river whilst crying in remorse.
  • Aarin Pound
    Published 12 months ago
    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt. 7)

    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt. 7)

    We start to take a look at the warm, tropical climates of two of the more popular states, Florida and Hawaii. With these exotic states come some fascinating creatures and legends as well.
  • Aarin Pound
    Published 12 months ago
    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt. 6)

    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt. 6)

    Two states in one! Connecticut and Delaware don't have a lot of exciting tales, not nearly as many as other states, but their tales spread across cities. These tales are well-known all over the states, so who needs a pile of scary creatures when you have one that haunts everyone?
  • Aarin Pound
    Published 12 months ago
    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt .5)

    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt .5)

    California is a state known for high class, Hollywood movies, famous and eccentric individuals. So, it only makes sense that the urban legends and known creatures in this state are just as eccentric and odd, yet fascinating to learn about.
  • Christina B
    Published 12 months ago
    11 Things That Might Indicate a Ghost in Your House

    11 Things That Might Indicate a Ghost in Your House

    Having a ghost in your house—or worse—can cause a lot of issues in your life if your not careful or don't address the ghost right away. If you feel that there is a spirit trapped in your house, please seek the help of someone who has experience with the paranormal.
  • Aarin Pound
    Published 12 months ago
    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt. 4)

    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt. 4)

    Time to look into a state that has some of the strangest creatures that are a bit hard to believe, yet one of the most interesting and believable urban legends.
  • Aarin Pound
    Published about a year ago
    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt. 3)

    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt. 3)

    Despite the states varying from size and population, some just don't have many urban legends or known cryptids, but each one still has their own version that locals talk about and visitors question.
  • Leanne Smith
    Published about a year ago
    The Story of Krampus

    The Story of Krampus

    Christmas is a wonderful time of year when the nice man in red brings gifts to all of the well-behaved children. It's a time of joy and love. For some, however, the Christmas demon might make a surprised trip so let's dive in to the story of Krampus, the Christmas demon.
  • Aarin Pound
    Published about a year ago
    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt. 2)

    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States (Pt. 2)

    Each state has their own legend or creature to awe the masses or scare their children into submission. Let's look at a state that has enough mystery around it without the various legends and creatures believed to be roaming in it, and the urban legends passed around.
  • Aarin Pound
    Published about a year ago
    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States

    Creatures, Cryptids, and Legends of the States

    Everyone knows of the various legends and creatures that haunt all over the world, stories turned into urban legends to delight residents and visitors, and bring in tourists. While every country has its myth to share, every state in the United States has one or more of these to share. Time to look at the various states and their unique, strange, ridiculous, and possibly very fake urban legends.
  • Jay Holdan
    Published about a year ago
    Goat Man's Bridge (Pt. 1)

    Goat Man's Bridge (Pt. 1)

    Denton, Texas—Nov. 1958