Taka onna were once ordinary women who were not attractive to marry or even find work at a brothel. After death, through jealousy and angry, they transformed into ugly, malicious monsters haunting the red light districts. This yokai appears as an ordinary homely woman wondering back alley ways where they stretch out their bodies several meter height peeking to the windows of brothels. Often the taka onna seeks to scare humans, but some stories say she also looks for lustful young men to devour.
In legends throughout Europe and the Middle East, Oracular Trees are trees attributed with the ability to speak with individuals directly or those with spiritual powers. Some myths describes these plants to possess human characteristics such a month, human face or the upper torso of a women. Oracular tree were gifted in knowledge, insight to the future or hold a connection to the divine. Often these beings were consulted for divinatory purposes such as by Druids in England.
In 1995, Terry Cottle committed suicide by shooting himself in the head. As he was an organ donor, his heart was given to a man named Sonny Graham. Some time later, Sonny wrote to Terry’s wife thanking her for her husband’s gif and a se ond chance to life. The two remained in contact, became close where they eventually fell in love and got married. However, the ending of this tale isn’t a happy as a few years later Sonny ended up committing suicide by shotting himself in the head.
In June of 1980, Zigmund Adamsk, a miner from England went out to run some errands and never returned home. After 5 days, his body was found in the middle of a coal yard, and investigators determined he died of a heart attack. What was strange about Zigmund’s death, there was no coal dust on his body. The way he was discovered seem the body been dropped from the sky on top of a pile of coal. In adding to the mystery, his body had strange burns that had been covered in a gel ointment. One of the offical involved in the cases believed aliens were responsible for Mr. Adamsk’ death.
In near death experiences, people who were clinical dead are revived share stories of experiencing something after death. Often such accounts describe leaving their body, travelling through a tunnel of light and being in a place surrounded with love or desceased family members. Howerver, there is a darker side of NDEs that is rarely heard. After death, people mention sinking down a hole entering a black void where there is nothingness. Others express what they described as Hades, Hells, or Jahannam engulfed in smoke and fire. In such accounts, people say they even encounter non-human entities.