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July 2015 - Shoe Factory Road Blog Posts

The Enfield Monster Case Study

By: - July 31, 2015
Category : Case Study, Hauntings, Unsolved

It’s still a little early for Halloween. The weather hit 98 the other day, but I came across a story recently straight out of a Halloween horror classic. Surprisingly, this didn’t occur right around Halloween, as odd things usually do. The setting was rural Illinois. The date: April 25th, 1973. One of the strangest events […]

Summer In The City

By: - July 25, 2015
Category : Shoe Factory Road, Writing

Over the 4th of July weekend, I was able to make it back to my hometown of Chicago. There’s something about the midwest in the summer that makes it extra special. My sister was throwing a party for her son, who just turned 1. I was grateful to spend some time with my sister, who […]

Cracking the Code of The Thomas Beale Cipher

By: - July 17, 2015
Category : People, Unsolved

There’s nothing in the world that gets people hyped up quite like the thought of finding buried treasure. Often times in the most unforgiving terrain – land or sea. Some of the greatest explorations have revolved around sunken ships, harsh desert conditions, and murky rainforests. Empires were cemented and others crumbled while seeking routes during […]