Fresno, California, is the last place you would expect anything crazy to go on. It’s one of the quietest counties in the country. The Fresno Nightcrawler, also known as the Fresno alien or Fresno nightwalker, is a creature that was… Read More »Fresno Nightcrawler: Real-life Alien or Hoax?
Monsters & Cryptozoology
What is Cryptozoology?
Merriam-Webster defines Cryptozoology as “…the study of and search for animals and especially legendary animals (such as Sasquatch) usually in order to evaluate the possibility of their existence.”
Do these legendary creatures and other monsters exist? Read these stories and judge for yourself.
It is a cold night, and the moon is glowing. You laugh and cheer with your friends as you walk down a lonely road under a train trestle. As the gentle breeze glides across your hair, a chill washes over… Read More »Pope Lick Monster the Killer Goatman of Kentucky
The Chupacabra legend took off in the 1990s. During this time, reports of a new grey, scaly, livestock-stealing creature arose. Circulating myths, like recent claims of the Texas Chupacabra “caught on camera,” earned the enigmatic creature its status as a… Read More »The Legend of El Chupacabra: The Story of an Ex-Cryptid
You’ve heard of werewolves in London, but have you heard about werewolves in New Orleans? Many cultures around the globe have variants of the werewolf myth and the south with its heavy French influence is no exception. The loup garou… Read More »Loup Garou: The Cajun Werewolf
The werewolf is a staple of supernatural fiction, whether it be film, television, or literature. You might think this snarling creature is a creation of the Medieval and Early Modern periods, a result of the superstitions surrounding magic and witchcraft.… Read More »The Ancient Origins of Werewolves
Similar to Yeti or Bigfoot, the Big Grey Man, or Am Fear Liath Mòr in Gaelic, is a frightening legendary creature haunting Scotland’s Ben Macdui mountain.