Friends of the Show

Bob Cranmer, author, former army officer and political figure in the City of Pittsburgh.
About Bob
Bob’s Book
EP 113 The Demon of Brownsville Road with Bob

Hysteria 51 is a weekly “odd-cast” that takes an every-man approach to conspiracy theories, mysteries, the unusual, and the unexplained. Hosts John Goforth, Brent Hand, and Conspiracy Bot (a cranky robot bent on world domination who also happens to be the show’s head researcher) examine a different topic each week and generally come to one conclusion…the truth is out there, but you won’t find it here.
Hysteria 51
Harley joined Hysteria 51 to discuss The Watseka Wonder

Linda Howell lives in Little Rock, Arkansas and is a local tour guide. She has been interested in the afterlife and is friends with several paranormal investigators. A fascination with the “other side” has been a family interest going back several generations and Linda is carrying on the tradition. Haunted Little Rock was written from a tour guide’s approach with paranormal highlights. If you are interested in the dark streets and haunted history of Little Rock, Arkansas, then this is the book for you.
Connect with Linda
Linda’s Books
EP 112 Mount Holly Cemetery with Linda

Lyn Gibson, a noted Vampire historian, is rapidly becoming recognized as a master in the horror genre. Raised amid vampire legend and lore, Lyn is well acquainted with the dark side of Vampire history. She has acquired a fan base that spans the globe. Her in-depth research of vampires has uncovered a chronicle of blood-lust previously vanished from view.
About Lyn
Lyn’s Books
EP 109 Lalaurie Mansion with Lyn

A lover of the paranormal, Lyn shares an insatiable craving for knowledge of these beings who exist just outside mankind’s grasp. She is driven with the desire to depict Vampires’ true nature as fiercely passionate yet unbound, malevolent creatures.

John Beckett is a Druid in the Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids, and a member of Ár nDraíocht Féin. Locally, he serves as the Coordinating Officer of the Denton Covenant of Unitarian Universalist Pagans and is a former Vice President of CUUPS Continental. His blog Under the Ancient Oaks is part of the Pagan Channel of the multifaith website Patheos. John has been writing, speaking, teaching, and leading public rituals since 2003.
About John
John’s Books
EP 74 Dinosaur Valley State Park with John

Troy Taylor is a researcher of history, crime, and the supernatural and the author of 120 books on ghosts, hauntings, history, crime and the unexplained in America. He is also the founder and owner of American Hauntings Tours and Events.
About Troy
Troy’s Books
EP 73 The Lemp Mansion with Troy

Zachary Lamothe, a native of Norwich, Connecticut, was always intrigued by local lore and history. Today, he lives in the Boston area and enjoys the Red Sox, music, and exploring the world around him.
Zachary’s Books
Ep 71 Norwichtown Cemetery with Zachary

Jason Offutt grew up on a farm near the little town of Orrick, Missouri. In his life he’s been a farm hand, journalist, photographer, bartender, and the mayor of that same small town. Jason now teaches journalism at Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, and keeps the world safe from the forces of evil.
Jason’s Books
EP 69 The Villisca Axe Murder House with Jason

Natalie Fowler is an author and freelance editor. Natalie is also a staff editor and contributor for FATE Magazine.
Natalie’s Books
Ep 68 Stanley Hotel with Natalie

Jessica Freeburg is the author of paranormal fiction (Living in Shadows) and narrative nonfiction works focused on creepy legends and dark moments in history including Monsters of the Midwest, Fight for Survival, and Collapse and Chaos. To blend her love of writing with her passion for history and the paranormal, Jessica founded Ghost Stories Ink, a group of authors, illustrators, and filmmakers who visit historic locations and perform paranormal investigations for creative inspiration. She also serves as the assistant regional advisor for the Minnesota Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.
Jessica Freeburg
Jessica’s Books
Ep 66 The Van Meter Visitor with Jessica

Nicole Kobrowski has been a writer for over 25 years. Her passion is writing about the paranormal and the history behind the haunted locations.
Nicole Kobrowski
Nicole’s Books
Ep 64 – The Haunted Athenaeum with Nicole

Lyle Blackburn is known for his work in writing, music, film, and cryptid research. He is the author of several acclaimed books, including “The Beast of Boggy Creek” and “Lizard Man,” whose subject matter reflects his life-long fascination with legends and sighting reports of unknown creatures. Lyle is also the founder of the rock band, Ghoultown, columnist for the horror magazine, Rue Morgue, and narrator/producer of documentary films such as “The Mothman of Point Pleasant” and “Boggy Creek Monster,” in which he also appears on screen.
Lyle’s books
Episode 55 – Fouke Monster with Lyle

Dave Goudsward is the author of numerous articles and publications on genealogy, New England megalithic sites and monsters. He is a frequent lecturer on genealogical and historical topics.
Dave’s website
Dave’s Books
Ep 61, America’s Stonehenge with Dave

The Project Archivist Podcast, hosted by Roejen and Lobo. This show looks at the world of the esoteric and strange from a different point of view. The shows vary from guest interviews and round table discussions too covering strange and humorous news.