The Legend Of Arkansas’s Very Own Monster Will Chill You To The Bone
From the Yeti to the Loch Ness monster to the chupacabra, the whole world is full of mysterious monsters hiding away in swamps, beneath lakes, and on remote mountains. The Natural State has its own legendary creature, and ours is mysterious enough to have movies made about it and books written on its lore. The Fouke Monster, or the Boggy Creek Monster, is famous.
If you’re wondering where to go to learn about the monster, click this link. You’ll find directions and more information.
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J.B. Weisenfels has lived in rural Arkansas for three decades. She is a writer, a mom, and a graduate student. She is also an avid collector of tacky fish whatnots, slightly chipped teapots, and other old things. In her spare time she enjoys driving to the nearest creek to sit a while. If you were to visit her, she'd try to feed you cornbread.
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