Creepy Knocking in the Woods at Night Followed Me in Escambia County, Alabama

Creepy knocking sound in the woods. Walked the dog along the edge of the woods for her potty walk, at night, in the dark. Just as we’ve done all week in this campground. But tonight there was a sound. It …

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Dead Zone Campground

Not one sign of wildlife. Anywhere. Here we were out in the middle of a forest, miles from civilization. Our last wooded campground had been teeming with squirrels but this one? Nope. Miles and miles of trees but not a …

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Trapping Tourists in Oklahoma and the Dust Bowl States

The city of Lawton, Oklahoma has a wicked sense of humor against foreigners, meaning travelers like us. We’d driven 911 miles from Atlanta, Georgia in 16.5 hours including food and potty breaks to visit family in Lawton, and we were …

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Roswell, New Mexico, Home of the 1947 Alien Crash Landing

Little grey aliens crash-landed in Roswell, New Mexico in 1947, but it was in Carlsbad Caverns just an hour away where we saw a landscape so alien that it was like visiting another planet. We spent a couple of days …

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Oil and Cattle Barons

We gallivanted through the western states hoping to see sights we’d never seen before. From Atlanta, Georgia we’d driven to Lawton, Oklahoma, and from there to Roswell and then Carlsbad, New Mexico, down through Texas to Conroe near Houston, and …

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Wytheville UFO Road Trip

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I had just published a book called Alien Nightmares which mentioned the wave of UFO sightings in Wytheville, Virginia, in 1987-1988. About a week after the book went live, we left for a road trip from Georgia to New York. …

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Gulf Breeze UFO Map Mystery

It wasn’t our intention to zero in on all the UFO hot spots I’d written about in Alien Nightmares, but our vacations seemed to be gravitating toward those haunted places. Cayuga Lake, NY was where it all began for me …

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Cayuga Lake UFO Road Trip

One place that we wanted to visit again was Cayuga Lake in Upstate New York. We’d been there one time in June 2014, and a week just hadn’t been long enough. I could have stayed there for a whole summer …

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