; Phantoms and Monsters: Pulse of the Paranormal

Thursday, December 28, 2023


A grandfather is watching his grandchild playing at a mall recreation area when he notices a very young, black-eyed boy who seems so out of place. What happens next freaks him out!

I received the following account:

“This one was actually kind of creepy because, on the Saturday before Christmas, I had grand-baby duty because everyone else was off shopping and doing things. So I took my granddaughter to the mall in Cedar Park, Texas. They have a bunch of these bounce houses, these inflatable things and they basically put them in shopping malls. Well, I had taken her to one of those and checked in and was just kind of sitting on the bench watching her. I noticed this kid, looked like about a 6-year-old kid, dressed in black jeans and a hoodie, like a grey kind of hoodie but not necessarily a clean one. And I'm thinking, this kid looks out of place compared to all these other kids. All the other kids are like running around not really noticing him and so I'm kind of watching him and he just happens to glance back at me and I'm like Holy crap, that kid doesn't have any eyes. It was just black right where his eyes were.

So I stand up and I walk towards him and I think he must have noticed me and he just kind of walked towards or past the inflatables and there's a row of six inflatables and when I say inflatables, it's the big blow-up slides or bounce houses. So I follow him and I'm walking behind him and the last little, I don't know, space that they have are these stairs that you walk up and there's it's a pit of foam blocks that you can jump into or do somersaults and some. And there's a front of a staircase and it has a little turn to it and I go up.

I'm watching him, and he turns around and he looks at me and, sure enough, a 6-year-old kid, black jeans, a white-grey hoodie, black eyes or he didn't have any eyes. He waved at me and he turned to walk up the stairs and I kind of fast walked to see if I could get him and he's not on the stairs, he's not anywhere. He just disappeared. And like I said, I followed him from the front because that's where all the benches are for the old people and I noticed him and I followed him all the way to the back. I mean I was 15 or 20 feet behind him the entire time. He got to the back, made the little loop, turned around, and looked at me, basically, he acknowledged me, gave me a wave, and vanished. Nobody at all. It was crazy...

It was kind of weird though because the entire time it was like he was there but not quite in focus. Does that make sense? It was like he was standing there but if another kid was standing beside him, he would be a little bit blurry compared to the other kid with well-defined angles and things like this. He was just kind of there. And the weirdest thing about it was that kids would just like walk around him but not like acknowledge that he was even there. They were just running around going back and forth, just running around doing craziness with the parents and everybody else and it was almost like I was the only one who even noticed him and he was not necessarily happy that I noticed him because it was like he was scouting stuff out. I didn't say anything to anybody. I just grabbed my granddaughter and I said, it's ice cream time, let's go.” N

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There is a region within the state of Pennsylvania where a vast majority of cryptid canine sightings have historically occurred. The Lycan Loop starts in northwest Pennsylvania near the Allegheny State Forest, extends southeast through the state, and ends near the southern reaches of the Susquehanna River near the Mason-Dixon Line. There have been sporadic reports throughout the state, but the Lycan Loop has proven to be a legitimate ‘hot spot.’ The team and I have investigated these cases, some of which were originally reported and investigated by Butch Witkowski.

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