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To Begin A List Of Favorite Cryptids...


It’s a great word for an even greater concept. I love mythology and folklore, and I really appreciate that America has some good ones. … 231 more words

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Rusty was rapt at attention, sharing her belief.

“I’m serious. The Jersey Devil does exist.”

“The Jersey Devil.” Marina stared at the encyclopedia of cryptids in Rusty’s hands. 118 more words

Mapping Monsters in America

Hog Island Press is a well regarded print shop in historic Philadelphia. They recently created this terrific map that “documents” our unique American cryptozoology. I can’t vouch for Mothman or Big Foot, but I did spot the Jersey Devil once many years ago on a late night jaunt through the Pine Barrens in New Jersey. 27 more words


Searching for the Jersey Devil

Just because you don’t see it, doesn’t mean it’s not there.

As I am always looking for a new adventure, the Pine Barrens in Southern New Jersey was next on my list.

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Mr. Leeds

Mr. Leeds was a melancholy sort of fellow. Dapper, certainly; courteous and gallant, of course, but ultimately a tenuously sorrowful man. He dressed out of the current of the times, not paying much heed to what passed for fashion these days, but managed not to seem too terribly anachronistic by staying close to rural areas. 674 more words


Kissing the Devil - Release Day Post

New Release: Kissing the Devil by Shannon Eckrich

There are three rules in the small town of Leeds Point, New Jersey:

Never stay out after dark. 299 more words


Monster Monday: Jersey Devil

We all know about vampires and werewolves, or at least we think we do. The legends and myths that inspired these monsters are sometimes surprisingly different, but no less chilling. 255 more words