Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Strange Laredo, TX: Baby Mothman?

I recently received the following account:

Hello Sir, I am from Laredo, Texas. I had a sighting that has remained fresh in my mind for more than 20 years. I was 17 years old and had just joined a band as a lead singer/rhythm guitarist. We were practicing outside when we all automatically stopped playing and gazed in disbelief as a creature floated or slowly glided about 20 feet from the ground and about 20 feet away from us. It can only be described as as baby with small head with red eyes. He had no feathers just skin under the wings. It turned and looked at us as he was slowly gliding by.

Aside from me there were 3 other witnesses one of which passed away a few years later. I have looked everywhere for years trying to identify this flying baby but have never seen or heard of anyone else reporting it. The closest I have found to the phenomenon is the mothman. I think this creature was a young mothman of sorts. At that time there was a lot of attention being brought via a magazine of a Batboy but I never believed that magazine. Thinking about it now maybe it was rooted on that thing we saw. Maybe you can help? Have you heard of anything similar? Thank you for your time. God bless - RR

NOTE: I have received a few strange encounters / sightings from the Laredo, TX area over the years, including:

Witness: Flying Ray-Shaped Cryptid Sighted - Laredo, Texas

Possible Rake Encounter - Laredo, Texas

Also, the following account from Laredo, TX:

“I want to talk about an experience I had when I was about 17 or 18. I lived back at home, which was at the border in deep south Texas, the border near Laredo, Texas. I was drinking with my friends one night. It was around 3:00 AM. I wasn't at home, and my bladder was full and I needed to take a leak. Behind the house was some palm trees and as I was about to take a leak, I saw this white owl come across and land right on the palm tree above me. As I was taking a leak, I heard this voice say, 'Hey, Nah ha' And I looked up and I saw the owl and we made eye contact. It was like a female voice, like, old, a grandma voice is what I heard from it. I heard it clearly coming from that owl. And I made eye contact and I got scared and I ran inside. It spoke to me kind of like a parrot, you know. I heard it say, 'Hey, Nah ha.' That's the way I took it. It had a voice like an old lady. I made eye contact with it. I got scared and went inside. I wasn't on drugs or anything. I was just drinking Budweiser. Ever since then it has just stayed with me, you know.” Juan

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'They Always Find Me'

Escondido, CA - 2018-04-28: Around 3:30am I had sleep paralysis. Could not move, frozen, it started to get quiet and I live next to a freeway. Windows always open so it's always loud. I am curious on how they always find me. The last house was a nightmare. It's been very quiet here for about 1 year. There is a sound that is hard to explain. My ears popped. There is a small sonic boom crackle with it, followed by, well I guess the only way to put it is hearing a ringing of deafening proportion. ("they must have been around all day. You know when they are their because they glimmer. They sparkle. Like a flash of light. Was seeing them all that morning walking around the property.") (You can call me crazy all you want, but when you have been dealing with this like I have since I was a child you start to recognize certain glitches in the system so to speak.) Static in the air, but it is just so draining. I can't move. Everything is going dark. It's as if you dimmed the night more if that is even possible to imagine. I can feel myself slipping away. The feeling is like someone drugged you with a huge sleep sedative. Full-force sleep paralysis......(They use this tactic all the time. Most can't handle it so they give in, or get stuck in the in between stage as I like to call it. Where your completely frozen but still aware of your surroundings.) ("I have been training myself for years now on how to get out of whatever it is they put me in a trance like coma when they come. FYI.....Not easy to do")

The buzzing is starting to fade but the feeling this time is so strong. angry. It's building, the rage. Fight or flight is kicking in. Overwhelming sense of awareness is hovering over me. Short sparkles followed by a huge shadow starts to appear. I can finally start to see but getting dizzy. Eyes are starting to focus on what it is that I was seeing... then there it was. As I looked up at out of bed. (Tall, red - slender toned body. Very fleshy looking. Reptile almost looking around the head but also had a very normal depiction of what a Grey alien would look like. Humanoid body. 5 fingers, but they were very long followed by the the last two being shorter. 8ft tall easy. Black eyes.) Strangest thing is I wasn't scared, but more worried about the look on its face when it realized I could see it.....(sleep hasn't been easy for me lately since that day. How do I go on with my life having an experience like this. I feel like Schrodinger's cat...) It stood there forever is what it felt like. Then it raised its hand and pointed it at me. I started to feel so weak and tired. It walked over to me and every step it made I fell back slower and lower on the bed until it was directly on top of me. Its hand still outward stretched at my head. I was now looking straight up at it. Red face, with giant black eyes staring me down. The jawline and cheeks were so defined. Very humanoid. But the brow line is what got me. Everything is very emotionless with it. But the facial expression it made was very aware of me noticing it. I don't think it expected I was gonna see it. It did something though to me. Whatever it does when they first appear is how it felt at that moment. This thing fought to put me down. You could see it in its face. The strange part there was no fear with it. More like a comfortable friend you could always count on being there for you in any situation. Just very calm.

Trust me I know it sounds ridiculous, but for the first time in a long time my eyes are wide open. And what's the number 33.. it always has to do with 33. They always come or give signs at 33 on the clock. No matter the time of day, but they love to come at 3:30 or 1:33 in the morning. - MUFON


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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

White Figure Behind the Old Oak Tree

Harold from Albuquerque, New Mexico called to tell of a weird creature sighting had in his youth:

“This takes place when I was about 11 or 12 in Louisville, Kentucky. We lived out in a trailer park that was out by the edge of the woods. Of course my dad was in the military at the time so we moved from place to place. But, anyway, I remember on that day, my brother was inside, my mom was inside. I went outside to play and I remember just playing around, you know, just a typical little kid, playing with sticks and rocks and I happened to see this little dirt trail. It was a bright, sunny afternoon. I don't remember what time it was but it was like late afternoon. I went walking on this trail and I remember I kept on walking, the bushes and the trees started getting a little bit more heavier, a little denser and I came to the middle of the trail where it separated into three. One went straight, one went to the left and one went to the right.

So I got to that one point and I happened to walk off to the right of me, you know, just walked a little bit and, a couple of few feet away from me was this big oak tree. It was like a big old oak tree. Pretty thick in size. I can't give you the estimates of size or diameter of it but it was pretty big. I stood there looking at it and I heard some noise coming from behind that big old oak tree. And, you know, my curiosity, I just stood there looking and all of a sudden I seen this white, solid-white figure with its head peeking around the corner. It didn't have any features because I would have remembered that but it was like a solid white and it kind of, like, you know how you are looking over somebody's shoulder, that way? You only see like the head and part of the shoulders? I stood there looking at it and it looked at me, then all of a sudden it started... it started moving away from there, out from the tree. So I was looking at it kind of real wide-eyed, right. And I didn't want to stick around to find out what it was so I turned around and I ran all the way back home to the trailer and I went inside.

I just sat there on the couch and was thinking about it. My mom kinda came up to me and asked me, 'Well, what's wrong. You look like, you know, your expression is all kind of surprised?' and I said, 'Mom, I seen something out in the woods but I couldn't tell, I didn't know what it was' and I described it to her. She just looked at me like, Really? and she said, 'Maybe it was just your imagination or something like that.' So ever since then I always kept it in the back of my mind. I remember it off and on. I've told my brother and my mom the story about it off and on.”

Source: Beyond The Darkness – September 15, 2018

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