Dr. Andrea Kitta presents an amazing article on the realism and impact of the urban legend as well as explains some of our belief in him.… Read More CAN BELIEF IN SLENDER MAN MAKE HIM REAL?
We call it the legend trip that nearly ended the show, but what actually happened at Fort Desoto that didn’t make it to the episode. More importantly, what happened in the days and weeks that followed that changed the course of Tripping on Legends. Christopher Balzano and Natalie Crist talk Ft. Desoto, touching the dead… Read More Tripping on Legends Live: Fort DeSoto One Year Later
Natalie Crist and Christopher Balzano find their way to Philippe Park in Safety Harbor to explore the legend of the Shaman of the Mound and the other spirits said to climb the temple mound at dawn or in times of need. With Dr. Brandy Stark of S.P.I.R.I.T and Urban Legends of Pinellas County along… Read More Episode 57…Shamans, Fairies, and Philippe Climb the Mound
There’s a shadowy figure who makes his way up a sacred mound every night to protect the land he loves. Or maybe it’s a famous Floridian who was related to Napoleon and brought grapefruit to the Sunshine State. Or maybe it’s one of the many spirits disturbed when the modern world bulldozed the burial mounds… Read More Episode 56…Safety Harbor Isn’t Safe from Everything
With guides Richie Ferrara and Maxwell, the Trippers head to Punta Gorda and Indian Springs Cemetery, an infamously haunted location in Charlotte County with unsolved murders, criminal love triangles, and political corruption of the worst kind walking among the headstones. Natalie Crist and Christopher Balzano hit several locations to introduce themselves to the spirits before… Read More Episode 54…Interrogating the Suspects at Indian Springs
Sometimes the history of a haunting is more bizarre than the ghosts themselves. There are things that walk the rows in Indian Springs Cemetery in Punta Gorda, Florida, but you can’t sorting out who might be making an appearance without coming across some of the darkest secrets and sketchiest characters in Southwest Florida’s history. Trippers Natalie Crist and Christopher… Read More Episode 52…Murder, Ma, and Moonshine at Indian Springs
VIDEO These are the ghosts in your neighborhood… Last week’s Tripping on Legends episode had Christopher Balzano sit down with his daughter and discuss all things haunted children. Listen to the episode: On the heels of that discussion, Christopher Balzano sits down and looks at how we learn to tell ghost stories and how we start… Read More Tripping on Legends Live: Shadow People, Jinn, and that Creepy Place in Your Town