Coming this October, The Confessionals Podcast is teaming up with the awesome Anointed AK, a men’s grooming products company that handcrafts all of its creations in Alaska. Just in time for Fall and Halloween, Anointed AK and The Confessionals are bringing an all new beard oil collaboration series inspired by some of the world’s most famous cryptid and paranormal encounters!
Watch and listen! Paranormal Portal Bedtime Stories From Beyond - Intriguing Possibilities from September 8, 2019. Tonight, on the Paranormal Portal, Bedtime Stories From Beyond, we continue our journey into the darkest recesses of our realm. We look into places where the Ghosts torment, the Spirits haunt... and the shadows... well, the shadows have a life of their own! Join us as we discuss this and so much more. Enter the Paranormal Portal... if you dare!
Ever wondered where in the world all the weird things are happening? Look no further than Liminal Earth! The web based mapping tool is on a quest to track bizarre stories, strange places, and odd encounters all over the globe. VICE offers details of the enterprising paranormal project in the article shared here, so check out Liminal Earth’s growing collection of weird accounts, and maybe submit a story of your own to the map!
Listen now! Strange Familiars Episode 111: Swapcast - Conspirinormal from August 19, 2019. First, Nate stops by and shares a creepy story which starts with a policeman following his family home, behaving strangely. He also shares a story about a mysteriously behaving iPod and a weird night hike in Michaux Forest. Next we have our swapcast - Conspirinormal co-hosts Adam and Serfiel join Timothy for a long conversation ranging from bigfoot, women-in-white, flannel man, bunnyman, alien abductions, Austin Spare, and more.
It’s a bedtime story that will keep you up at night . . . for some creepy fun, check out an episode of Paranormal Portal, Bedtime Stories from Beyond: The Haunted Life! Paranormal Portal continues a journey into the darkest recesses of our realm, looking into places where the ghosts torment, the spirits haunt, and the shadows have a life of their own!
When you hear the word haunted, you probably immediately think of a creepy haunted house. But it will probably shock no one to learn that places are not the only things that can be haunted. Ghost investigation shows, personal encounters, and internet photo galleries have revealed the prevalence of many haunted objects that bring unwanted dread and paranormal activity to anyone who possesses them. What kinds of objects are we talking about here? From decorations to furniture to undergarments, check out these 13 strange and surprising objects that people claim are haunted!
If you have an especial interest in extraterrestrials, check out a new episode of PARANORMAL PORTAL, Episode 42 - The Aliens Among Us, as they explore the idea that there are extraterrestrial alien races living among us here on Earth. Could there really be entire populations of these otherworldly visitors living in our communities and walking among us every day? Listen now!
What is it about ghostly children that makes them extra creepy? The “Black Eyed Kid” phenomenon is especially chilling, with stories of children with solid black eyes showing up on doorsteps in the middle of the night, wandering desolate roads, and generally terrifying even fully grown adults. Are these child-like creatures ghosts? Demons? Science experiments? Whatever they may be, you probably don’t want to meet one. Check out their frightening visages from the safety of your own home with the video 5 Black Eyed Children Caught on Camera!
On July 20th & 21st, The Confessionals Podcast attended Pennhurst Asylum ParaCon 2019 in Spring, City, Pennsylvania! During what became the hottest weekend of the year in PA (so far), paranormal enthusiasts, vendors, and special guests gathered at the legendary haunted hospital complex of Pennhurst Asylum for historical tours, investigations, lectures, and much more! Check out over 60 photos of our weekend at Pennhurst ParaCon 2019.
Don’t let the ubiquitous red circle on the video cover image fool you - the shadow people captured in this footage are more than vague shadowy blobs. Whatever they’re true nature, paranormal, hoaxed, or “other”, they are just as described: scary. Check out the video, 5 Scary Shadow People Videos That Will Keep You Up at Night, and decide for yourself just what you’re witnessing! Preferably in the daytime… with all the house lights on… surrounded by happy thoughts. Enjoy!
We get quite a stack of emails in The Confessionals’ inbox, and one of the questions we’re asked most frequently is, “What episodes are featured in your show’s intro?!” From the episode with the giant in the cave, to the guy who slithered over the floor, to the long bony fingers curling under the door, listeners are intrigued by the episode excerpts featured in the show’s opening montage! So after many inquiries, it finally occurred to us to bring those intriguing episodes to you all in one place!
COMING SOON! Attention Philly and surrounding areas - Tony Merkel and some of The Confessionals’ team members will be attending Pennhurst Asylum's 2019 ParaCon Friday, July 19 through Sunday, July 21! The weekend will be packed with activities, vendors, and celebrity guests such as Grant Wilson, Steve Gonsalves, and Dave Tango of "Ghost Hunters," Mike Dolan and Brian McCauley of "The Demon Files," John Zaffis, Katrina Weidman, Brian J. Cano, and Christopher Saint Booth.
You read that right: today’s creature feature Friday is Stick Men. Though reports are rare, people around the world have been glimpsing black, two-dimensional stick men that resemble cartoon stick figures. These bizarre sightings sound almost absurd - how could a stick figure drawing come to life? - but are growing in prevalence. Take a closer look at these weird cryptids that seem to have walked right off the drawing page:
Earlier this year, cruise company Portland Spirit announced they would be offering Bigfoot boat trips to search for Sasquatch… Now the Holland America cruise line has revealed their exploratory UFO cruise around Mexico in October 2019! Is searching out mysteries via waterways the new trend in paranormal investigation? Check out the details below, originally published by Travel Wires:
Bonus Episode 127: The Rake features an interview with Guy, who describes a rare, chance sighting of two creepy rake creatures near Dallas, Texas. (You can also watch the interview on video by clicking here.) If you aren’t familiar with what a RAKE purportedly is - or if you feel the need to be terrified today - check out the video below to watch a compilation of alleged rakes caught on camera!