The Tiny Town In Georgia With A Terribly Creepy Past
Hello, Georgians. We have a tall tale for you. One that is as creepy as it gets. Some might say it’s all a rumor, just a story that has been blown out of proportion over the years. Others may swear it to be true beyond all measure. Regardless, one thing is for sure—this creepy story about the tiny town in Georgia might just be the perfect tale to tell around a campfire.
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Although nothing ever came to fruition involving the true identity of the creature in Talbotton, this is a hotly debated topic in the area for those who had grandparents who grew up in town. However, it is rumored that if you go out into the countryside at night during a full moon, you might be able to catch a glimpse of the spirit of Emily Isabella Burt and hear the howls of wolves in the distance. After all, she is still buried in town…
So, what do you think? Is there any truth to this story?! Share with us your thoughts in the comments section. Also, if you’re looking for a place in Georgia to camp and tell this story, we have the perfect place.
A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
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