Winchester Mystery House

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Because this legendary haunted house is located so close to where I live, I feel obligated to report on its history and the stories surrounding this infamous spooky location.  I fact, I have visited this house.  Given, it was when I was young, but I still had a fascination with the paranormal and was on the lookout for ghosts and signs of such phenomenon. Continue reading

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Personal Experiences

Death

Death (Photo credit: tanakawho)

In the time that I’ve been alive, I have been faced with the overwhelming reality of death many times.  Although it is a common experience for young people, the death of my grandparents was particularly hard on me.  It was the death of my grandfather when I was nine that really piqued my interest in the paranormal because of the fact that both my cousin and I had seen him since his passing.  Our parents did not believe us, of course.  After this, though, I took special interest in the pursuit of what happens after death. Continue reading

Ghost Hunting Equipment

Exploring the world of the paranormal can be done with no equipment whatsoever; just yourself and the spirits.  However, if one intends to document their findings and add credibility to the experience, ghost hunting tools do exist.  In fact, the market for such tools is growing and expanding. Continue reading

Virginia City

Virginia City

Virginia City (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

When one thinks of a ‘ghost town,’ it is usually pictured as an abandoned old western town with tumble weeds casually rolling through the streets and a vulture circling overhead.  Virginia City, Nevada, is an old town with a ton of interesting history, but it is not a ghost town because it has been abandoned.  It is a ghost town in the truest sense of the word.  The town is teeming with restless spirits. Continue reading

Paranormal Theory

Ghost

Ghost (Photo credit: Pétur Gauti)

The other day, I was sitting at home watching ghost shows with all the lights off (of course), and stumbled upon an interesting theory about spirits. The episode profiled a family’s home that was being haunted by a young woman. When asked about the history of the house, though, they said no young woman had ever died in the house. Continue reading