J. Nathan Couch

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J. Nathan Couch grew up in the foothills of Northern Georgia’s Appalachian mountains. Given the area’s rich tradition of ghost stories and folklore, it’s no wonder he developed a passion for the bizarre and the unexplained.

Nathan is currently a resident of West Bend, Wisconsin, a member of the Paranormal Investigation and Research Society (where he specializes in research) and is a paranormal tour guide.

In addition to his paranormal credentials, Nathan is a freelance writer and poet, member of the Wisconsin Writer’s Association, the Washington County Writer’s Club, and the Moraine Writer’s Guild.

He has completed many short story manuscripts, primarily in the urban fantasy, magical realism, and horror genres. He’s also written articles for t
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Goatman: Flesh or Folklore?

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A Wisconsin Harvest Vol. II

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Virginia Minotaur Runs Amok

The Driftless Region has me back at work, digging through dusty old books, yellowed newsletters, and obscure websites in search of information on the stranger Fortean topics, so I figured, in an attempt to be more outgoing with my work-in-progress, I’d share one with you. The following is an excerpt from the December 18th, 1868 Petersburgh [Virginia] Daily Index. To my knowledge this bizarre st...

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Neil Gaiman
“Every lover is, in his heart, a madman, and, in his head, a minstrel.”
Neil Gaiman, Stardust

J.R.R. Tolkien
“I wish it need not have happened in my time," said Frodo.
"So do I," said Gandalf, "and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.”
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

Mark Twain
“I do not fear death. I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it.”
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Charles Fort
“Almost all people are hypnotics. The proper authority saw to it that the proper belief should be induced, and the people believed properly.”
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Rudy Rucker
“Long live transfinite mountains, the hollow earth, time machines, fractal writing, aliens, dada, telepathy, flying saucers, warped space, teleportation, artificial reality, robots, pod people, hylozoism, endless shrinking, intelligent goo, antigravity, surrealism, software highs, two-dimensional time, gnarly computation, the art of photo composition, pleasure zappers, nanomachines, mind viruses, hyperspace, monsters from the deep and, of course, always and forever, the attack of the giant ants!”
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