Month: December 2022

  • Igopogo

    Igopogo

    Introduction to the Legend of the Igopogo The legend of the Igopogo, a mysterious serpent-like creature said to inhabit the depths of Lake Simcoe in Southern Ontario, has captivated the attention of local residents and visitors for decades. Located just 40 miles north of Toronto, Lake Simcoe is the fourth-largest lake in the province…

  • What is Electronic Voice Phenomenon?

    What is Electronic Voice Phenomenon?

    Introduction to Electronic Voice Phenomenon Electronic Voice Phenomenon, also known as EVP, is a phenomenon in which voices or other sounds that are not audible to the human ear are recorded on electronic devices. These sounds are believed by some to be the voices of ghosts or spirits, and are often considered to be…

  • Dobhar Chu

    Dobhar Chu

    Introduction The legend of the Dobhar-Chú (aka The Dobhar Chu, the dobhar-chú, dobarcu, dobhar-choin, doyarchu, water hound, and master otter), also known as the water hound of Glenade Lough, is a tale of monsters and murder dating back to the early 1700s in the small town of North Leitrim. While no written records of…

  • Champ, the Legendary Cryptid Exposed

    Champ, the Legendary Cryptid Exposed

    Introduction For over 200 years, people have been reporting sightings of mysterious creatures in Lake Champlain. These reports often describe a large animal – Champ, but the details of its appearance are often vague and inconsistent. Some have suggested that it could be a giant snake or eel, while others have proposed that it…

  • Witchcraft Explained

    Witchcraft Explained

    Introduction to Witchcraft Witchcraft, also known as “the craft,” is a standalone practice that has existed globally for centuries and is still present in various forms around the world. It utilizes magic, or “magick,” and while it is often associated with Wicca, it is not a religion in and of itself. It is a…

  • Witchcraft in New York City

    Witchcraft in New York City

    Introduction The history of Witchcraft in New York City is a rich and varied one, reflecting the diverse cultures and traditions that have converged in the city over the centuries. From the indigenous Lenape people who practiced traditional forms of spiritual and religious expression, to the European settlers who brought their own beliefs and…

  • Bodie, California – A Ghastly Ghost Town

    Bodie, California – A Ghastly Ghost Town

    An Introduction to Bodie, California Bodie, California is a ghost town located in Mono County, east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It was founded in the 1850s during the California Gold Rush and was once a thriving gold-mining town with a population of around 10,000. However, as gold mining became less profitable in…