Flashback Friday: Streets of Fear


This October, I thought it might be fun to take our readers on a trip down memory lane. I started doing talks on the legends and lore of Illinois in 2007, and since then, I’ve been lucky to have attended many great events, meeting a lot of interesting folks in the process. I’ve also appeared […]

Flashback: Lebanon Road


“I’m beginning to worry that we’re not going to be transported to Hell,” Emmer said sarcastically from the backseat. “It’s too bad we couldn’t bring Casey,” Greg lamented, referring to the feral coydog The Fallen had adopted a few months earlier. “She would know if there were any Hell hounds lurking around here.” Mike sighed […]

What is the Scariest Road in Illinois?


Flashback: Cuba Road


The chirp of crickets was the only sound that greeted them as they made their way down the tenebrous driveway. The beam of their flashlights traced the contours of trees and bushes, looking for any sign of a building. At last, the two found themselves adjacent to a small pond. Across the pond, on the […]

Paranormal Illinois is Now Available Online!

Why did hundreds of people line up, in the winter of 1980, bumper to bumper in rural Illinois, to catch a glimpse of a scantily clad phantom along Kennedy Hill Road? Did you know that a ghost of a homicidal mother still haunts the road near her former home? What is the real history behind […]


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