Darkness Walks: The Shadow People Among Us by Jason Offutt

By Jason Offutt

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The Shadow humans: They lurk in obscurity. Looming human figures, blacker than darkness. hundreds of thousands around the globe see them. the unlucky consider their contact. and a few conscious in horror to their purple, unblinking stare. sign up for Jason Offutt, who has interviewed dozens of eyewitnesses, as he shines a few gentle at the international of the Shadow humans, viewing those beings throughout the lens of technology, faith, and metaphysics. Are they ghosts, demons, hallucinations, or whatever else totally? Who, or what, are the Shadow humans? have you ever obvious them too?

From the Foreword via Brad Steiger: “Jason Offutt’s first-class learn of the phenomenon offers us with the main thorough and entire paintings but written concerning the mysterious beings that we've got come to name jointly, the Shadow People…Jason would possibly not have any final solutions, yet nobody has performed a greater activity of defining who or what those colours could be.”

JASON OFFUTT is a author and faculty journalism teacher. At numerous instances in his occupation, he has additionally been a newspaper editor, basic project reporter, photographer, newspaper advisor, bartender, farm hand, and the mayor of a small Midwestern city. His books comprise "Haunted Missouri: A Ghostly consultant to the Show-Me State’s so much lively Spots," and a suite of parenting humor entitled "On Being Dad." He lives together with his spouse and youngsters in Maryville, Missouri.

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In his darkest hours, he’d hated the driver of the other car and told himself he’d seek revenge against its survivor. < < < Ghost Radio • 45 >>> He imagined cutting the bastard’s head off with a machete, and feeding it to the stray dogs of Tijuana. But when he saw the focus of his hatred that first time, his anger melted away. He had no desire for revenge. He just saw another sad, wounded boy. A kindred soul. He looked forward to speaking to him again and even, perhaps someday, playing music together.

For a moment he thought he was hearing a medical show. He continued to listen. “If we can’t stop the hemorrhaging, this one’s gonna code on us,” said another voice farther away. I don’t like these shows, Gabriel thought. I’m going to change the channel. < < < Ghost Radio • 31 >>> “Where’s the remote? ” He heard laughing and a joke about couch potatoes that he didn’t understand. Then he sank back into the blackness. Wonderful, welcoming blackness. < < < chapter 8 > > > A VOIC E AT T H I RT Y T HOUSA N D F E ET Blackness .

The conversation frustrated him. For a while, he lay in bed and watched TV. He wasn’t enjoying it at all. He couldn’t believe the caravan of imbeciles that paraded around, submitting to the most ridiculous stunts imaginable. He fell asleep numbly contemplating the decomposing wasteland of late-night television. The next day, after a bland hotel breakfast, they got into the rented Ford and went to the hospital. Joaquin listened to the Dead Kennedys. Efficiency and progress is ours once more Now that we have the Neutron bomb It’s nice and quick and clean and gets things done.

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