An intolerant paranormal blogger comes face-to-face with the monstrous manifestation of his own biases, while investigating an eerie legend within the Burnt Cypress Swamp around Selbyville, Delaware.


This short story is a work of fiction, as well as a work of parody and satire. It was written with the help of A.I., as I am not a very creative writer yet wish to be heard on a public platform. The characters in this story are completely fictional and do not bear resemblance to any real person.


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Vuk/Darwin, host of Tracing Owls Podcast. All-around trickster weirdo discussing biology, forteana, the paranormal and their intricate cultural nuances!