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My Cousin Dwayne Szlosek Sent Me This Photo of a Marble Bust That He Spotted at NeverMore Books in Beaufort, SC Which He Insists Is a Dead Ringer For Myself… Perhaps on a Bad Hair Day? (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on November 19, 2018)

Image  —  Posted: October 23, 2021 in Busts, Faces, Sculptures, Statuary, Stone Carvings


A Faux Ship’s Figurehead Discovered on the Grounds of Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf in Bar Harbor, Maine

Image  —  Posted: October 22, 2021 in Ship's Figurehead, Statuary, Wood Carvings
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A Demonic Baby Spotted Waking Up From a Nap in an Old Fashioned Black Wicker Baby Carriage in Union Square During The Great Pumpkin Festival in Putnam, CT Last October (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on January 16, 2015)

Image  —  Posted: October 21, 2021 in Babies, Devils and Demons, Halloween, Mannequins, Skeletons
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The Only Way to Enter the Halloween Outlet (The World’s Largest Year-Round Halloween Store) on West Boylston Street in Worcester, MA Is Through the Grinning Mouth of This Giant Carnivorous Jack-O-Lantern (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 25, 2014)

Image  —  Posted: October 20, 2021 in Giant Objects, Halloween, Jack O'Lanterns
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An Anthropomorphic Tree Complete With a Face and Arm-Like Limbs (Apparently Possessed by a Demonic Entity) Spotted Growing in Front of a Home on Commodore Road in Worcester, MA


A Small Boy With a Fishing Pole Seen Sitting on a Large Block of a Granite at the Entrance of a Bronze Sculpture Garden Just Off Main Street in Northeast Harbor, Maine

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A Pile of Human Bones on Display in the Front Window of the Speedwell Tavern on Main Street in Plymouth, Massachusetts (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 16, 2015)

Image  —  Posted: October 17, 2021 in Halloween, Skeletons, Skulls, Storefront Window Displays
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A Carved Wooden Bear Cub Caught Hanging Out in Front of the Black Bear Restaurant on Main Street in Lake Placid, NY (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on December 28, 2019)

Image  —  Posted: October 16, 2021 in Anthropomorphic Animals, Bears, Restaurants, Sculptures, Statuary, Wood Carvings
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A Human Skull With a Black Rose Clenched in Its Teeth Seen on Display in the Storefront Window of OMEN: Psychic Parlor & Witchcraft Emporium on Essex Street in Salem, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on October 31, 2018)

Image  —  Posted: October 15, 2021 in Halloween, Sculptures, Skulls, Storefront Window Displays
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A Sleek and Shiny Stylized Swan Hood Ornament Seen on a Restored Peterbilt Truck at an Antique Truck Show at the Bolton Fairgrounds in Lancaster, MA (Originally Published on Gargoyles and Grotesques on June 7, 2019)

Image  —  Posted: October 14, 2021 in Birds, Company Mascots, Fairs and Festivals, Hood Ornaments, Metal Sculpture, Sculptures, Statuary