Halloween Watchlist – Scary Funny

Well, here we are in October, which means it’s time for…what season are the stores already celebrating? Christmas? And then Saint Patrick’s Day next week? Ugh. Well, I’m a purist, and this is the Halloween season. Every year at this time, it seems like everyone puts together a list of their favorite horror movies, so […]

The Flatwoods Monster: A Legacy of Fear

The Flatwoods Monster – Review

The Flatwoods Monster: A Legacy of Fear Directed by Seth Breedlove | Small Town Monsters Much like the Mothman, the Dover Demon, or the Jersey Devil, the Flatwoods monster is one of those uniquely hard-to-classify beings from paranormal folklore. Part extraterrestrial, part robot, and part creature from an alternate dimension, the legend of the Flatwoods […]

Is the Jersey Devil Really Just Bigfoot?

Is the Jersey Devil Really Just Bigfoot?

I have often mentioned the Dover Demon as being one of my favorite cryptids, as it is one of the more bizarre “monsters” that people have reported seeing. Put plainly, it just doesn’t fit in with the vast majority of monster sightings, as it’s not a Bigfoot, it’s not a lake monster, and it’s not […]

Sightings Sunday EP3 – Mothman

This week Jake and I talk about Mothman, the enigmatic flying creature that terrorized Point Pleasant, WV back in 1966 and 1967. We also discuss the Jersey Devil, the Dover Demon, the alleged flying humanoid seen over Coney Island, NY back in the 1800s, chupacabras, Slender Man, and Five Nights at Freddy’s   . http://www.theoccultsection.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Podcast-1-3.mp3Podcast: […]

Blog writers wanted - paranormal, supernatural, unexplained, mountain monsters

Writers Wanted – Supernatural, Paranormal & Unexplained

We have some very talented writers here at The Occult Section, but we’re looking to add a few more regular writers to our staff. We cover such topics as ghosts, paranormal investigations, UFOs, cryptozoology, myths & legends, and any other unexplained phenomena. We have a good sense of humor and are not afraid to be […]

Flying humanoid spotted in the UK

Flying Humanoid Puzzles U.K. Pilots

Ever since I was a wee lad reading and rereading all the books I could find at my local library on cryptozoology, I have been fascinated by tales of flying humanoids. Mothman always fascinated me, yet he seemed to be more beast than man. But once I read about the flying humanoid that was seen here […]

Interview with Loren Coleman

Loren Coleman is currently the world’s leading cryptozoologist, having written such books as Bigfoot! The True Story of Apes in America, Mysterious America, and Cryptozoology A to Z. He has also appeared on and consulted for many TV shows, such as MonsterQuest, Weird Travels, In Search Of…, and many more. He runs the websites Cryptomundo […]