The sky was drowning the Oregon Coast during the summer in 1932, that Monday--August 4th--had brought two unexpected inches and it looked as if they were going to get at least that many more before nightfall. Harvey glanced up at the dark and angry storm-clouds overhead, his dirty rain-streaked face bore an unfortunately stern look. Harvey paired up with Jack, both men were … [Read more...] about When the Bandage Man Finds You
I could hear the waves lapping viciously against the rocky slope as the fog moved in and the seagulls were baying loudly against the incoming tide. I could feel the salt licking my face as I was driving up through the breezy, chilly air of the coastline. A quick glance at my GPS told me I was about an hour south of Newport, Oregon. It had been a beautiful day so far on my drive … [Read more...] about Anna Byrne: Chapter 01 – The Haunting of Heceta Head
The supernatural movie theme starts a little like this; a hopeful family moves (for one reason or another) into a rental home or buys a house to start building a future. Queue the audience at the beginning of the story that something maybe isn’t right with the property. The rent is a little too cheap. The house? On the market for a few years but definitely ‘a … [Read more...] about 4 Paranormal Houses That We Wouldn’t Buy (Or Live In) If You Paid Us
Like many other folktales of the arctic region, Yup’ik folklore emphasized keeping children safe from the elements and the dangers of being alone and ill-prepared. This folktale is no different, but it definitely gave me goosebumps the first time I heard it over an early-winter bonfire. A very long time ago, in the Cape Prince of Wales, in a village off the shore, there … [Read more...] about Ghost Tales of the Arctic: The Red Skeleton
Haunted by Ghosts As was discussed in our article Ghosts Can Be More Than Just Dead People, ghosts are generally the spirits of humans and animals that have passed away. What people assume or claim are ghosts are not necessarily fitting of their description, but it’s easy to understand why the whole thing might be a little bit confusing. The truth is, is that ghosts, demons, … [Read more...] about Ghost, Demon, or Poltergeist?