It seems strange to begin this brief account of an odd Bigfoot like cryptid from Texas, with the line ‘It was the summer of 1969,’ but that was when this story of the Goat-Man really begins. Six residents of Fort Worth in Texas reported a frightening story of an encounter with a supernatural creature that left them all suitably shaken, but also completely convinced of what they had seen.
One area of the paranormal that I have always found interesting, is that of cryptozoology. The thought that some of the strange creatures that often seem to present themselves in fiction alone, could indeed exist is often something that plays with ones imagination. The possibility of a huge prehistoric animal still living in Loch Ness or hairy potential ape like animal roaming the forests of the americas; unseen by many, but witnessed by few is something that almost allows us to once again believe in the magical possibility that anything is possible.
Bigfoot ia a giant in cryptozoology, but is the elusive Sasquatch an ape, ghost or even an alien.
It’s been a long time coming, but thought I would kick off my posts on Cryptozoology with a little piece on the Black Shuck. This ghostly giant… Read more “The Black Shuck”
As I have now added a Cryptozoology section to my website, I thought I should revisit an earlier post and add it to this section. A while… Read more “The Conewago Phantom”