iPhone app,     iPad app,     Android phone app,     Android tablet app,     More
  • Ratcliffe, TX - A woman in Texas says she's convinced she's found a real live chupacabra.  Experts have yet to positively identify the creature found Sunday in the woods in back of the Stock house....
  • Publsher's Note: I found this article in my Google Alerts and its subject to the sightings of three chupacabras seen Texas over the last two weeks. The article appeared on the Examiner.com website...
  • by Osvaldo Murray(From Revista Revelación, Santiago de Chile, May 1996 pages 10-13)There are some incredible stories, and this is one of them. So incredible that not even I believe it, but the facts...
  • Publisher's Note: I found this article tucked away in my Google Alerts and thought I would share with you. The photo is pretty impressive and definity shows a weird creature, could be simply a...
  • Publisher's Note: Found this article in Google Alerts and thought to share with our readers. I olove a good seamonter story anywhere. This article was posted on the New Discovery.com website....
  • Publisher Note: I just received this Google Alert  that featured seamonster articles, The following article was posted on the LiveScience website and features one of the scariest monsters ever to...
  • Remember last year's terrible video of an alleged Bigfoot crossing the road in North Carolina? Based on new footage, it appears that the creature has moved on to Idaho. 
  • Publisher's Note: Came across this story in my Google Alerts. Thought it would be of some interest.By Justin Engel
  • Chupacabras in Parácuaro, MichoacánBy Arq. Claudio Mora, La Esfera Azulhttp://acusticavisual.net/grupolaesferaazul(With thanks to journalist Martha Flores Rodríguez for her cooperation)
  • By Scott CorralesInexplicata-The Journal of Hispanic UFOlogyUFO Digest Latin America Correspondent
  • LOS ANGELES, CA, Apr 04, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Clint Romag releases "The Bigfoot Experiment," the next chapter in his acclaimed horror series "The Sasquatch Encounters." Chad Gamin has...
  •   From LIVE SCIENCE.COM/ Nearly 30 percent of Americans think that Bigfoot, also know as Sasquatch, Yeti or the Abominable Snowman is "probably" real, according to an Angus Reid Put Opinion poll.   
  • Is the 'Texas Blue Dog' a Chupacabra? by Tom Rose A stuffed and mounted dog with blue skin and eyes may revive the legend of the Chupacabra in the Southwest after the myth was largely debunked last...
  • I found this article written by Atul Sethi exploring the recent expedition to discover and communicate with the Yeti. The article was published on the Internet on The Times Of India website. Dirk Is...
  • Bigfoot and the Lizard Man are two of the most elusive beasts to hide from the human eye--so why are they getting so much attention in our state? Well, the fact of the matter is that some South...

You are here

The Lordsburg Door

Hugh Mungus's picture

 

<Edited by Robert D. Morningstar>

A chunk of Chupacabra jerky posing as an old man stopped swigging his mezcal and lemonade long enough to watch the pterosaur dive-bomb his front lawn.

"Second time, today," the faded fossil mused to himself. The creaky relic cast a discerning eye upon the flying creature that had been extinct 65 million years.

Another gulp soothed the aged specimen's cracked throat. The man reclined in a lawn chair atop his dying front porch.

"This one's smaller than the last. Can't be no bigger than a Buick. Probably just a pup," he silently concluded.

Chewing rusty ice made from rustier pipes, the venerable sage deduced, "Damned door let two in, today."

A legally blind eye was diverted to a sandstorm licking the furthest edges of town.  In the opposite direction, the pterosaur simply vanished into the nothingness from whence it came.  The old man took no notice.  A moment later, he vanished, too.

This was just another afternoon in Lordsburg, New Mexico.  A dot the size of a pulp novel period defines this hamlet on the map. Three thousand grizzled, live bodies constitute the population, here. Perhaps more of the dead do, as well. Slow suicide is Lordsburg's modus vivendi, as an underground methamphetamine enterprise keeps this outpost wavering on life support.

Sandstorms dominate the meteorological forecast. Defunct storefronts dot the landscape like headstones in a busy graveyard. Yarns of Thunderbirds the size of small planes are spun around a perpetual loom of urban legends. Purportedly, mysterious spook lights, UFOs and ghosts are nothing new to inhabitants.

Amateur paranormal investigator, and Lordsburg resident, Ramon Ortiz has toiled the past 15 years photographing and videotaping unexplained phenomena above this tiny borough. Much of Ortiz's work showcases what appears to be technology beyond human capabilities. Enigmatic craft reportedly "hover, divide, flash and even change shape in mid-air" over this region

.

So, what's causing the mass irregularity inherent to this neglected rest stop on the way to Arizona?

According to locals, the source of the strangeness is simply a door. Somewhere on the outskirts of town, a portal between dimensions purportedly exists.

As asserted by Ortiz, the opening awaits somewhere near mile marker 17 along Highway 90.  It's unclear as to whether this ingress is tangible, but allegedly a carved rock chair and table rest adjacent it. An ancient tree stump supposedly protrudes from the ground in front of the door. Trapped within resides a human leg bone, evidence of some unfortunate individual emerging from the gateway and into the molecular structure of a dead tree.

As if UFOs, monstrous birds and spook lights weren't enough, translucent, humanoid behemoths have reportedly emanated from the Lordsburg Door, as well.  Ostensibly, even the spirit of Geronimo, long-dead Apache leader, has been observed walking the town.

Area ranchers claim many of their "hybrid, high-grade cattle" have mysteriously vanished only to "be replaced by low-grade, Mexican" cows. "Apparently, some cattle would enter the portal" while "others would exit."

Ortiz claims only individuals welcomed by the egress are capable of viewing it.   According to legend, the Lordsburg Door is but one of seven such vortexes within the "Bootheel" region of southern New Mexico. Whether or not these tales are true is up for debate. Currently, no research has been conducted of the area by established paranormal investigative teams.

Consider changing all that by piloting your ship of steel over the waves of asphalt, crisscrossing Interstate 10, West of I-25, between Shakespeare ghost town and Stein's ghost town, about 25 miles east of Arizona, you may end up driving through a portal into another dimension called "The Lordsburg Door."

Hugh Mungus

© 2010. Hugh Mungus

Reference Index:

http://www.local-iq.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=802&It...

http://www.wunderkabinett.co.uk/damndata/index.php?/archives/1133-Hotspo...

http://www.weirdnewmexico.com/stories/MikeSmith02.html

 

Categories: 

More Articles by Author


Monster Tracker

Grab this Headline Animator

© 1998-2013. «MONSTERTRACKER.Com». When reproducing our materials in whole or in part, a hyperlink to MONSTERTRACKER.Com should be made. The opinions and views of the authors do not always coincide with the point of view of MONSTERTRACKER.Com's editors.
 
MONSTERTRACKER.COM All rights reserved. FAIR USE NOTICE: These pages contains copyrighted material the use of which has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. This website distributes this material without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes. We believe this constitutes a fair use of any such copyrighted material as provided for in 17 U.S.C § 107. MonsterTracker.com Privacy Policy.