Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Browsing the "myths" Tag

The Forgotten

The Forgotten

When hiking alone in my twenty-fifth year in the southwestern barrens of the Newfoundland interior highlands, I found myself lost for three days in which events took place that disturbed me in ways I thought not possible. In those seventy-two [...]

December 4, 2016 Folklore and Folktales, Locations and Sites, Myths and Legends
Unwanted Room

Unwanted Room

I thought it was a great house and at a price we could afford, despite being laid off after ten years of steady employment and a new baby in my wife’s arms. The area was rural, the nearest neighbors not [...]

November 22, 2016 Folklore and Folktales, Myths and Legends, Strange and Unexplained


(A/N: this is a companion piece to Slum) I never liked Rustic Gables Skilled Nursing Facility. Years ago, I worked as an EMT for MediTrans Ambulance Service. We did inter-facility transports, mostly dialysis runs and hospital discharges, so I spent [...]

November 9, 2016 Folklore and Folktales, Locations and Sites, Myths and Legends

The Rake

During the summer of 2003, events in the northeastern United States involving a strange, humanlike creature sparked brief local media interest before an apparent blackout was enacted. Little or no information was left intact, as most online and written accounts [...]

April 27, 2009 Beings and Entities, Creepypasta Classics, Madness, Paranoia, and Mental Illness, Monsters, Creatures, and Cryptids, Myths and Legends