appalachian witches

Rural LGBTQ Voices And An Appalachian Village Witch, Inside Appalachia

This week on Inside Appalachia, Rae Garringer felt isolated growing up and thought they were the only queer person in a small town. But they learned otherwise. Now they're collecting and sharing the stories of rural LGBTQ people from across the country. Also, surface mining changes the landscape in a way that makes flooding worse. And there’s no easy fix. And we meet an Appalachian village witch, who wonders: How come we don’t hear about more female cryptids? Why isn’t there a Mothwoman?

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Hoodoo + History = Haints (Why Is Appalachia So Haunted?)

Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, West Virginia Penitentiary, Mothman...our region has a long list of haunts and haints.On this week's Front Porch podcast,…

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