The Legend of the Flying Ducthman
Paranormal History

The Legend of the Flying Dutchman

August 17, 2018 Laura

There is an old maritime legend that tells of a ghost ship, that is said to be cursed to sail the seas forever, never to make port again. An omen of doom, it foreshadows disaster […]

Mothman newspaper illustration
Unknown Entities

Is the Mothman an Omen of Coming Disaster?

August 17, 2018 Erik

America has a long history of sightings of winged humanoid creatures. In 1877, newspapers reported that one such monster was frequenting Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York, performing aerial acrobatics for an astonished audience. These […]

The Nain Rouge of Detroit
Unknown Entities

A Red Omen: The Nain Rouge of Detroit

August 16, 2018 Laura

In Detroit there is said to exist a creature which presages misfortune. This harbinger of doom is known as the Nain Rouge – the red dwarf. A book published in 1883 described the creature as […]

Austin Dam Flood
Unknown Entities

The Austin Dam Flood and the Man in Black

August 15, 2018 Laura

On 30th September, 1911, the Austin dam in Potter County, Pennsylvania failed. Completed in December 1909, the dam had been built to help fuel the Bayless Pulp & Paper Company mill in the town. However, […]