The Fallen Chronicles: Episode 41

[] We knew it would happen eventually,” Aurelia said from behind the wheel of her steel blue Buick LaSabre as she navigated it down the dirt road just outside the tiny village of Forest City. All the usual suspects rode along, with one striking absence. Greg sat in the front passenger seat, and Davin, Emmet, […]

The Fallen Chronicles: Episode 2

[] Deep in Decatur, Illinois, The Fallen’s 1991 dark blue Toyota Corolla puttered through the white, metal gates of Greenwood Cemetery with Mike, Greg, Aurelia, and Emmet inside. Its rusted muffler hung inches from the road. “Does anyone else notice this city smells like rotten eggs?” Emmet asked over a remix of calliope music that […]

Top 10 Most Mysterious Cemeteries in Illinois

Cemeteries can be peaceful places in which to spend a quiet moment alone with loved ones who have passed, but they are often also a source of strange tales. Ghosts, living statues, animated toys, bleeding monuments, lights, and figures in the dark are just a few examples of the stories Mysterious Heartland has gathered at cemeteries […]

20-Acre Enigma of Naples’ Rosemary Cemetery

[] A graveyard is not something many people expect to encounter while visiting the pharmacy at a busy urban intersection in one of the wealthiest communities in the United States, but that is exactly what you will find at the intersection of Tamiami Trail North (U.S. 41) and Pine Ridge Road in Naples, Florida. For […]

Haunted by the Past at Girl’s School Cemetery

[] Today, Fox Run Subdivision is situated off Crissey Avenue near the banks of the Fox River. On the other side of the Fabyan County Forest Preserve and Settler’s Hill Golf Course sits the Fifth Third Bank Ballpark, home of the Kane County Cougars minor league baseball team. On calm summer nights, sounds of the […]