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.

Unsolved: Historical Mysteries
There are hundreds of unsolved mysteries throughout history, but these four have managed to confuse and perplex even those trained to crack tough cases. Years later, many of these cases remain open, a...
Kevin Harnessa year ago
10 Strange Creatures That May Be Out There
Most of our world remains unexplored, so what otherworldly creatures rule the skies, lurk in the darkest depths of the ocean, in the densest of forests or even are lurking under our feet? Here are 10 ...
3 Terrifying Creepypastas You'll Want to Share
Throughout time and history, in every country, in every culture, there are legends and tales that captivate and terrify. With the invention of the internet came the “CreepyPasta,” the modern horror st...
Jules a year ago
'Where the Bogles Live'—A Glimpse of Northern Irish Folklore
"There’s a bogle by the bour-tree at the lang loan heid, I canna thole the thocht o him, he fills ma hert wi dreid; He skirls like a hoolet, an he rattles aa his banes, An gies himsel an unco fash to ...
Four Theories About Why Vampires Hate Garlic
Vampires are one of the world's most feared supernatural creatures. These cunning predators have only one desire; to feast on the blood of humans. And, Twilight notwithstanding, they're terrifyingly g...
Kadesh Vegaa year ago
Six Terrifying Urban Legends From Latin America
Every area of the world has its own unique stories and legends; however, Latin America has some of the most terrifying of all. Here are six ghastly tales from South America that will be sure to keep y...
Urban Legends That Inspired Horror Movies
Urban legends are a staple of living in the United States and being a teenager. There isn't a person alive who doesn't enjoy a ghost story, and among teens, that's basically all you can really do when...
Chad Perkinsa year ago
The Black Eyed Children
What are the black eyed children, are they real or are just a myth? The black eyed children are supposedly paranormal creatures who are the ages between 6-16 years of age. They are creatures who roam ...
E Aa year ago
The Legend of 'La Casa Matusita'
"Casa Matusita" is probably one of the places with the most paranormal activity in Lima and Peru, and walking by there still gives people chills. In Peru, there are many urban stories that tell facts ...
A Trilogy of Yorkshire Witches
As a child Halloween wasn’t the big commercial enterprise that it is now; I along with my sister and brother used to dress up in the obligatory home-made witch or wizard costume which comprised of a b...
Jeffery Paula year ago
The Dover Lights
The Ozark National Forest in northern Arkansas is 1.2 million acres of some of the best that the Natural State has to offer in terms of camping, hiking, and other outdoor activities. It is also the ho...
Meggie Leigha year ago
'Cryptids' That Turned out to Be Real
This list will be describing some of the animals whose existence was once considered mythical; regular animals that had, at one point, been put into the same category as Bigfoot or a Yeti.
Meggie Leigha year ago
The Michigan Dogman
I've been interested in Cryptozoology, the paranormal, and supernatural all my life, but I'd never had such a clear encounter with anything until sometime in mid-October, 2016 in West Michigan. In my ...
Jess Hasta year ago
Meet the Wendigo
In the Great Lakes region of Canada and North America, a fearsome hunter stalks its quarry through the shade of the forest. The wendigo is a carnivorous beast with an insatiable appetite for human fle...
Shannon Cheula2 years ago
Top 5 MOST Haunted Places in Oregon
When I was little, I would like to adventure into unknown places all the time. It was then that I realized that not all things are greener on the other side and paranormal entities indeed rule this wo...
Yasmeen Sab2 years ago
The Boogeyman
Charlie was always a quiet boy. He usually kept to himself and played alone during recess at school. His shy nature made him quite difficult to approach, so naturally he had a tough time making friend...
Comte de Saint Germain
I wrote about Comte de Saint Germain a few years ago. Unfortunately, I no longer have the original article. Before I wrote it, though, I had never heard of this man. I don't actually remember how I di...
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alexa p2 years ago
Top 4 Creepypastas
Creepypasta has become very popular in recent years. A creepypasta is a horror related urban legend or images that have been circulating around the internet. The term creepypasta was coined by 4CHAN i...