January 19th, 2009

Draconis Blackthorne, shadowgram, Dracomet

The Jersey Devil

TALES FROM THE SHADOWSIDE

Today is the 100th Anniversary of the legend of The Jersey Devil:

The legend of a poor woman who cursed her 13th child to be a devil, at which point the infant transformed into a demon, flying forth into the night to haunt the Pine Barrens forever more. The reputed location of its birth still stands to this day. Its appearance has been described as everything from a horse-headed beast to a rather Levi Baphomet-looking creature, said to appear primarily prior to catastrophes. It is said to emit an eerie high-pitched call... ∞