An odd dad and his 11 year old daughter exploring the strange and unusual in a peculiar world. Discussions will be kept PG-13. Hosted by Dean Boese and Krysta Williams.
Episode 60 An Owlman Hunts in Cornwall
This week, Laura, Krysta and Dean discuss the Owlman of Cornwall, also sometimes known as the Owlman of Mawnan. They discuss the modern sightings and the region where the sightings occur. Krysta drops some Weird Facts about owls and we talk about Laura's Birthday (the show was recorded on her birthday). We also discuss possible explanations and our own theories. All in all another dive into the fantastic universe covering a little history, a little paranormal and a lot of fun.
Episode 59 The Curious Conundrum of the Coral Castle
Krysta, Dean and Laura take a spiritual journey to Florida where they discuss Edvard Leeskalnin, the creator of the Coral Castle. But before they get into his life, Krysta drops some knowledge on Mom and Dad laying out some Weird facts about Castles including the existence of Bear Moats! After Krysta drops her facts, they discuss Edvard Leeskalnin, his interesting life and his legacy, the Coral Castle itself. They discuss the construction of the place and how one man quarried and built the castle...a man that was 5 feet tall and a little over 100 pounds. A man who claimed to know the secrets that were used to build the pyramid at Giza!
Episode 58 A Fierce Dan, the Mothman and the Butterfly People
This week, Laura, Krysta and Dean are joined in their brand new studio by Horror Author Dan B. Fierce. (@DanBFierce1 on Twitter) He discusses his new novel, Cabin 187 and they also discuss the intriguing cryptid The Mothman, his appearance in Point Pleasant as well as his recent sightings in Chicago and in the Soviet Union. They also discuss mental health, self esteem and Dean's 53rd birthday and talk about the Butterfly people of Joplin, Missouri. All in all, it's an intriguing foray into life and lepidoptric cryptids!
Episode 57: , Ghosts, Spirits and Spooks in Saint Joseph, Missouri
Laura, Krysta and Dean discuss the various and many hauntings of Saint Joseph, Missouri. Is there a portal to hell near Missouri Western State College? Does the ghost of Jesse James haunt his farm? Does an ancient wounded Civil War soldier still ride through Saint Joseph on some long forgotten mission? We discuss these and many other hauntings in this city that is as haunted as anywhere.
Episode 56 Dark Watchers, Fresno Nightcrawlers and the Merced Blues
Krysta, Laura and Dean discuss two lesser known California cryptids. The first they discuss are the Dark Watchers of the Santa Lucia Mountains, strange cloaked figures that stand vanguard among the peaks of the mountain. Thought by some to be a trick of the light, thought by others to be an ancient race recorded by the Chumash Native American peoples, written about by poets and legends. Once they finish, they turn their attention to the strange and uncanny figures known as Fresno Night Crawlers, also known as the Carmel Area Creature. They lay out what is known, what's suspected and what is merely guessed or hinted at. All in all, they travel to the cryptid side of California and come out unscathed.
Episode 55 Fetches, Dopplegangers and Evil Lookalikes
Krysta, Dean and Laura discuss the phenomenon of doppelgangers. Also known as fetches, these otherworldy doubles were bad omens for the famous of their day including people like Percy Bysshe Shelley and Abraham Lincoln. They discuss the origin of the phenomenon and whether or not it still continues to this day. Much of this week's research began at Wikipedia and was followed to the paranormal pages website. They discuss various beliefs about doppelgangers and the encounters with them. We talk about a couple of Dan B. Fierce's doppelgangers and a potential one for Kara of @DrunkTheory! Enjoy the show!
Just found this podcast! So glad I did! If you like true crime or weird & unusual things then this is a great podcaset to listen to! The the dad and daughter duo keeps you engaged and wanting to listen to more. Check it out!
Dean and Krysta tackle some very interesting topics, I don’t know where they come up with them, but it’s genius. Being a father and daughter team gives them a great chemistry which makes this podcast so great to listen to. I’m a loyal listener for life!
One of my favorite podcasts EVER! I love this dad and daughter duo! 🖤