The Paulding Werewolf
I always give a little whoop of joy when I come across a new account of a werewolf sighting. Ol’ Stinker of Hull, England, the Beast of Bray Road, Wisconsin, and the Michigan Dogman, along with others, are notoriously undependable when it comes to putting in public appearances. Of all the sites I write for, this one is the toughest for which to find content. The vampire takes on so many forms, psychic, physical, spectral; then there are ghosts and haunted objects with vampire-like traits and tendencies. Almost anything of a paranormal bent will fit onto the vampires page. (Our sister site vampires.com, I mean.) With werewolves, though, the standards are more turgid. I can use cryptozoological curiosities, abnormal psychology, and shapeshifters of other varieties, but such fare is tougher to find without becoming repetitive, and I do try not to repeat myself too often.
It was good news, then, when I learned about the Werewolf of Paulding County, Georgia. Though this website tries to play it down, there have been over two dozen sightings of a bipedal beast standing over seven feet tall, with dark gray fur and blazing red eyes. Sightings of the creature have been consistent in regards to its description. If it looks like a duck and quacks like a duck…
WAYNE MILLER is the owner and creative director of EVIL CHEEZ PRODUCTIONS (www.evilcheezproductions.blogspot.com, www.facebook.com/evilcheezproductions), specializing in theatrical performances and haunted attractions. He has written, produced and directed (and occasionally acted in) over a dozen plays, most of them in the Horror and Crime genres. His first novel, THE CONFESSIONS OF SAINT CHRISTOPHER: WEREWOLF, is available for purchase at https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/734763
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