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Double Life of William Brodie

  Photo Credit Double Life of William Brodie In the late 18th Century, a man named William Brodie was greatly respected in the city of Edinburgh, Scotland. Brodie hobnobbed with society and other uppercrust folks of the city. Known citywide as Deacon Brodie, wherever there was a prestigious event, he was inevitably there, holding court. […]

Death of Meriwether Lewis

Photo Credit Courageous Ventures Into The Unknown Captain Meriwether Lewis and 2nd Lieutenant William Clark led an expeditionary group to explore the far reaches of the wild country of the North American continent. In this quest, they became the first white people to cross what is now the Western portion of the United States. Commissioned […]

What Killed Edgar Allan Poe?

  The Mystery Begins On the night of October 3, 1849 a man described as “delirious,” and “in great distress…in need of immediate assistance,” was found wandering the streets of Baltimore, Maryland. He was taken to Washington College Hospital, where he died 4 days later. This began an American mystery: What killed Edgar Allan Poe? […]

The Strange Death of Country Star Hank W...

Hank Williams was a country music star, greatly loved by millions.

  Photo Credit The Strange Death of Country Music Star Hank Williams On January 1, 1953, Hank Williams, Country Music Star and idol of millions, was found dead in the back seat of a chauffeured car on his way to a gig in West Virginia. Williams, at the tender age of 29, was at the […]

Skinwalker Ranch Mystery

Photo Credit Where is the Skinwalker Ranch and What’s the Mystery? This is the story of the Skinwalker Ranch Mystery, an area of approximately 480 acres of land located southeast of the town of Ballard, Utah. For years hardly anyone went near it and those who did rarely talked about it.  Skinwalker Ranch, named after […]

Two Mysterious Deaths In Musical History

Photo Credit Cass Elliott aka “Mama” Cass Mysterious deaths in musical history are far more common than you might think. There is even a 27 Club known to all as a list of performers who died, mostly under mysterious circumstances, at the age of 27. But while researching this fascinating topic, I discovered something even […]

Devil In The White City: Book Review

  Photo Credit The Chicago World’s Fair, “The White City,” Built to Become A Magnet For People “Devil in the White City,” written by Erik Larson, is a true story of how the fabulous Chicago World’s Fair in 1893 was designed and built to become a magnet for people, the story of the architect’s fight […]

Mystery Of Green Skinned Children

Some of you may recall, my recent story about the Blue Skinned People of Kentucky. After writing that, I recently came across a story even stranger than that; the mystery of the green skinned children. First Discovery! In a village known as Woolpit, located in Suffolk, England, two children were discovered beside a wolf pit, […]

Legend of the Evil Eye

Photo Credit The Sign of the Evil Eye Did someone think they were protecting their property with this evil eye carved in a tree? Maybe…. or maybe it was just what they SAW in the tree and they enhanced it, thinking it was cool looking. The Evil Eye, What It Is or May Be To […]

 
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