The Mannequin In The Window

When I read this story I was a little freaked out as this is a very creepy and a very bizarre mystery. And I really wanted to let you guys known about this. In a small town in Mexico there is a mannequin or an alleged mannequin that has been on display in a small store window for about 86 years. Which is a very long time for a store…

Mysteries, Madness, and Vanishings at China’s Cursed Lake

For whatever reasons, some locations on this planet of ours seem to have a habit of drawing things in to be erased. It is in these places where forces beyond our control or understanding conspire to lurch forth to suck in those foolhardy enough to venture there, and quite often nothing remains to allow us to piece together what has happened. Many people have heard of the Bermuda Triangle, but…

Mysteries and Death at Georgia’s Cursed Lake

Lake Sidney Lanier Some places in this world seem mysterious to the point where they almost seem to be beyond the comprehension of mankind. There are mysteries in these places that defy any attempts to explain them, and the very soil and water itself here seems to reverberate with some evil force that pervades its very being. These mysterious places seem to draw death, misfortune, and the bizarre to them…

The Cursed River of Australia

 Brent Swancer Can a place be evil? I’m not talking about the evil deeds perpetrated by the inhabitants of a certain location or its dark history, but the actual place itself, its land, air, and water saturated with a sinister energy that we cannot comprehend and which may or may not have some sentience of its own. It may seem like a rather far out notion, and perhaps it is,…

The Cursed Blue Hole of New Jersey

The forests and wild places of our world hold countless mysteries within their darkened recesses. Sometimes these are strange, natural phenomena, sometimes they are oddities of nature, mysterious creatures or locations, or haunted locales. On occasion, they are all of the above. One such place lies hidden away within the vast pine barrens of New Jersey, a land already steeped in enigmas, spooky folklore, the paranormal, and high strangeness as…

SS Samwater and the Chinese Curse

The following article from the port of Plymouth, Devon was published in the Western Morning News on June 17, 1946. The piece suggests that a French collector of Chinese antiques may have procured cursed objects…thus leading to strange occurrences on-board, including his sudden disappearance: A strange story of a Chinese curse which laid a hoodoo on a ship, culminating in the mysterious disappearance of a French millionaire banker, was told…

The Cursed Death Road of New Jersey

There are certain places in the world that undeniably lend themselves to scary tales of ghosts and the paranormal, or to at least cast a feeling of profound unease upon us. Spooky abandoned buildings, graveyards, and dark ancient forests are all good examples of locations that really connect with some part of us that sends shivers up the spine. Just as creepy are desolate, dark and lonely roads. Whether one…

The Cursed Paradise of Italy

When people think of romantic places to get away from it all, the rustic and cozy coast of southern Italy, with its gorgeous oceanside villas and stunning scenery, would perhaps fit the bill for many. Here along the craggy coastline there are numerous charming, secluded islands full of wonders both natural and historical, where one could easily imagine oneself enjoying a peaceful vacation in paradise. Yet looks can sometimes be…

The Cursed Reservoir of New Jersey

Sometimes even the most peaceful and tranquil of places can have an underlying current of menace just under the seemingly pristine veneer. These are places where peace and beauty walk hand and hand with darker, more dangerous, and indeed more mysterious forces. For one popular and scenic fishing paradise in the U.S. state of New Jersey, all is not languid sunny days fishing the azure waters, as lurking beyond the…

The Cursed Forest of Transylvania

Forests can be inherently spooky places. The trees with their twisted branches that can block out the sun to cast deep shadows upon the underbrush, the strange, unidentified sounds that sometimes emanate from the surrounding wilderness, the chilling howls echoing from far off in the distance, all of these elements can conspire to create a truly unnerving experience. For the most part, there is usually no real danger present and…