Hauntings, deaths, illness, and tragedy have long permeated the history of American insane asylums. Here are three of the most notorious real stories of haunted insane asylums.
Unsure whether you are clairsentient or just sensitive? Know that being sensitive to other people's energy is a sign of clairsentience. Here are some other signs.
Franklin Castle in Cleveland, Ohio, is considered the "most haunted house in Ohio." Are the rumors of hauntings legitimate? Could the ghosts of the original owner's family still be haunting the halls of the famous Victorian mansion?
Annie Palmer, known as the White Witch of Rose Hall, is Jamaica's most famous ghost story. But, was she really the cold-blooded murderer and cruel slave owner that legend makes her out to be?
I grew up in a haunted house from when I was 4 to the age of 15. This is a first-hand account of my experience—the things I saw, heard, and felt. It was terrifying, to say the least, but over the years I got used to spirits and ghosts.
An ancient demon awaits to give you pearls, diamonds, sapphires, rubies, and gold. All he asks is that you hand him your soul.
Skinwalker Ranch is not your typical ranch. In fact, there have been a lot of strange things happening there. Still, the biggest mystery has to do with the person and organization that currently own it.
This is a list of the most popular and well-known magical powers that exist in the world. Some examples are telepathy, telekinesis, and pyrokinesis. I make no guarantees as to the accuracy of any of the statements listed here.
This article offers a look at some of the haunted schools in Illinois, including Channing Memorial Elementary and others.
The chilling story of how sightings of the mysterious Mothman preceded the tragic collapse of Point Pleasant's Silver Bridge in 1967.
One of the top parapsychologists of his time, D. Scott Rogo was murdered in 1990. To this day, his case has not been solved.
So many people believe orbs are proof of the paranormal. However, did you know most of the time there are logical explanations as to why orbs occur?
Casa Loma in Toronto is the kind of place that ought to have ghosts, and there are plenty of people who claim to have seen some.
An innocent-looking stretch of road in England has become the source of many strange, paranormal experiences. In the history of haunted Kent, few roads are more spooky than Blue Bell Hill
Discover how legends of real demons here on Earth can be traced to sightings of strange paranormal creatures. Here are three cryptids that fit the demon stereotype.
Here is the story of Annabelle, the haunted doll, one of the most unusual possessed objects cases ever recorded.
Firstly, we must not think of Karma and the Law of Attraction as necessarily being two separate subjects, or separate spiritual laws.
The strange tale of the Bold Street Time Slips has intrigued many people over the years. Do people really slip back through time? And is Liverpool the centre of a weird time flux?
The Tower of London has a sinister reputation, so it is not surprising there are so many tales of ghosts and hauntings. Learn more about these historic phantoms—if you dare!
Dorothy Eady was a normal child—until she fell down the stairs and died. When they revived her she said she was Omm Sety Priestess of the Nile! And more startling? She has proof!
Hers is a name that struck terror into many British children: Jenny Greenteeth, Ginnie Greenteeth, Screeching Ginny, Jenny wi’ the airn teeth, Ginny Burntarse, Peg Powler and Nellie Longarms—all names for one very wicked water witch.
There has always been a lot of mystery wrapped up into the state of Washington. With it's diverse landscape and climate, ranging from foggy coastlines to snow covered mountains, comes a large variety of urban legends and haunted places to choose from.
This article is intended for anyone who wants to know more about the jinn (djinn). We discuss the concepts behind the jinn, some of its characteristics, and phenomena it has been linked to.
We return once again to St. John's, Newfoundland, one of the oldest and most haunted cities in North America, for a visit to three more of its haunted landmarks.
Usually ghosts are known to be dead. Yet thousands of cases involving bi-location, doubles, doppelgängers, and vardogers suggest that we have a ghostly side whether we are alive or dead...
The remarkable yet true reincarnation story of Barbro Karlén, who from an early age remembers being Anne Frank in a previous life. Her terrible memories are beyond doubt. Has Anne really come back?
In the 1880s, a huge red beast terrorized the Arizona Territory, and stories of its appearance grew more and more grotesque with each telling.
There is amazing evidence behind the story of Carl Edon, who believed he was the reincarnation of Heinrich Richter, a WWII-era German pilot. But that's not all. What happened next is beyond belief!
Maggie continued to work till the day her child was born in a field, where she had gone to give birth in secrecy. Whether the baby was stillborn or died shortly after birth is not known for sure. It is known, however, that Maggie left her dead baby on the bank of River Tweed.
Good ole Ohio, a rather peaceful state known for the buckeye tree, home to America's first traffic light, the first pro baseball team and of course Helltown.... and zombie apocalypse emergency drills.... and dogmen, the tortured children of Gore Orphanage, frogmen.... ok, maybe it's not so peaceful after all.
Demonic possession appears to be increasing. What are the reasons behind this, how can you tell if someone is possessed, and what are the different stages to watch out for?
Gustavo Rol's long and eventful life was constellated by prodigious events whose origin and nature remain mysterious. His commanding personality, spiritual views, and the debate surrounding his paranormal powers are a source of unabated fascination for many in his native Italy and abroad.
While Abigail Pettibone may have died hundreds of years ago, many who have dined at the tavern bearing her name have reported her ghost still resides there. Despite efforts to explain this supernatural or paranormal phenomenon, psychology still falls short when trying to explain hauntings.
There has long been an urban legend of an axe-wielding man in a bunny costume wreaking havoc on those unfortunate enough to cross his path. Surprisingly, there actually might be a grain of truth to this story.
Sudden mental clarity before death is a common phenomenon. Does that imply the existence of an afterlife? I review my studies of these questions in this article.
In the 1980s, the phenomenon of "The Crying Boy" gripped the UK. In homes where everything was destroyed by fire, the image in the haunted painting remained strangely intact.
Are you an empath? Can you feel the emotions of others? Are people and animals drawn to you for unexplained reasons? Do you have the power to heal living creatures? Here's an empath self-assessment to help you find out!
Berry Pomeroy Castle is one of the most haunted castles in England. A white lady, blue lady and a smiling cavalier are just three of the many ghosts that haunt this spooky ruin.
Is your house haunted? Learn the signs to watch out for, and get other explanations for what seems like ghosts in your home. If you believe there could be a spirit in your house here are a few things to think about.
Discover why some believe the Tunguska Event of 1908 was a massive explosion caused by Nikola Tesla’s greatest top-secret invention.
This abandoned property has long fascinated local residents. Are the buildings really haunted? Will anyone ever restore the home? Or is it too late?
We can never know what energies from bygone days remain trapped within the wall of the establishments we frequent. One business, located in the heart of the entertainment industry, has seen more than its fair share of ghostly visitors from the past. Most of them are harmless, with one exception.
They say that nothing is certain in life expect for death and taxes. There is one flaw in that old adage—the assumption that death is truly the end. For many, the lure of the life they once had holds them to this earth. It is when those lost souls clash with the living that the terror begins.
In the 1920s and 1930s, New York embarked on a program to shut down the many services that offered a reading of the future in return for money.
Being an empath is much more common than people realize. Here are the possible signs that you may be an empath, along with suggestions on how to cope as a hypersensitive person in a chaotic world.
The television schedules and book stores are full of them, but could you actually find a vampire? Here are a few of the traditional as well as the less well-known places to find a vampire.
One of Australia‘s most fascinating and spooky mysteries is the Min Min lights, which have been spotted in Queensland, the Northern Territory, and northern New South Wales.
People have been fascinated by the story of Ted the Caver, if not downright scared to the bone. Explore Ted's story of a terrifying encounter in a cave, and read some theories about what might have happened.
Alcatraz holds many mysteries, from hauntings to attempted escapes. Here is a brief history of the mysterious island.
When reincarnation is looked at logically and deeply, it appears that there are very sound reasons for its actuality.
So what are the mysterious Min Min Lights that hover in the night skies of Outback Australia? A natural phenomenon that can be explained by science? Or are they UFOs, ghost lights or portents?
Earthbound spirits can remain dormant for years until something, or someone, awakens them. Resting souls have been known to be called to action when the places they frequented in this world are disturbed. The following story recounts an instance in which renovations, quite literally, woke the dead.
Transylvania and Count Dracula come to mind when thinking about vampires. However, Scotland has its own legends of blood sucking creatures of the night...
Has a doll ever given you the heebie jeebies? Well, you haven't heard anything until you hear these three stories of possessed dolls.
Learn about interesting theories on why ghosts haunt houses, what they want, why they scare us and what they are still doing here.
Astral projection can help us learn about ourselves, but are you aware of the dangers and misconceptions around the practice?
The classic "pickup lines" of fake psychics make suckers out of suffering people who are desperate for an answer to their anguished question,"Why?!"
It is said that, at the moment of our birth, each one of us brings a guardian angel with us from the other side. This gentle spirit will remain with us throughout our lives and attempt to guide us along the way. The following accounts beg the question, "Could angels truly walk among us?"
Edgar Cayce was a simple man from Kentucky who found he could heal people with medical advice while he was in a trance state. He later was able to see people in other lives and incarnations.
This is a personal account of my own experience with psychic phenomena that involved feeling the spirit of my dead husband watching over me. Do our loved ones stay with us in spirit? I think they do.
Ghosts are popularly known for their sight and sound. But can a ghost be detected by its smell? In many cases, the scent of a ghost announces its presence. Anybody can smell a ghost, even eminent celebrities such as Ariana Grande.
Have you ever experienced a haunting? Seen a ghost? Seen your double? This article explores the six types of hauntings, with examples for each.
The wealthy heiress to a rifle company fortune built a huge mansion in California; it’s said to be inhabited by multiple ghouls and anguished spirits.
Gustavo Adofo Rol (1903-1994), to whom many famous persons and others attributed nearly unlimited paranormal powers, is one of the 20th century's enigmatic figures. Yet, he is mostly unknown in English speaking countries.
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador is one of the oldest cities in North America, and, by many accounts, one of the most haunted. Presented here are three of the many spooky tales from the old city.
Mill Creek Park is sometimes known as Central Park and is located in downtown Bakersfield. Red-bricked walkways, fountains, and ponds filled with ducks compose this area. However, there is a sinister element present.
Do our deceased loved ones and relatives communicate with us? There are many experts in the paranormal that say yes. These are signs that our loved ones use to let us know they are still there.
The Dybbuk (Dibbuk) Box is an item originally put up for sale on eBay by a man named Kevin Mannis back in September 2001. The box is supposedly haunted and contains evil spirits. It has caused great misfortune on those who have owned the box in the past.
Sure, it's an iconic American roadway. But it also has a history laden with murder, mayhem and hauntings. You can always read about the lighter side of getting your kicks on Route 66—now delve into its dark and supernatural side.
Discover chilling theories that explain what ghosts really are. Learn the possible causes of haunting and other paranormal activity.
In 1857, an insignificant gemstone was stolen from an Indian temple. The story that followed the theft is a fascinating tale of misfortune and tragedy. Was this stolen jewel haunted by its true owner?
The Dyatlov Pass is located in the Ural Mountains of Western Russia. On February 2, 1959, nine experienced ski hikers died under extremely strange and somewhat frightening circumstances.
On 8th December 1980, John Lennon was murdered in New York by Mark Chapman. Born in Liverpool and a founding member of The Beatles, does his ghost or spirit still live on?
There are few among us who have not experienced the loss of a friend, relative, or even a beloved pet. In our grief, we long for assurances that they have found peace as their soul journeys into the next realm. These are a few examples of how those who have passed on reach out to those who remain.
In the spirit of the upcoming Halloween holiday, some among us will desire to contact those who are no longer living. Whether it be by séance, black mirror, or Ouija board, the ultimate goal of conjuring up a ghost is the same. You will soon learn that these interactions can come with a price.
Jenny Cockell is a woman with vivid memories of a past life. Learn the amazing true story of her search for the children of her former incarnation.
While researching California's urban legends, monsters, and haunted places, I discovered that Cali has nearly as many creepy happenings off camera as they do on.
San Antonio, Texas has some great haunted hotels. See what guests at the haunted Emily Morgan Hotel in San Antonio have to say about their visit!
Learn about the history of Waverly Hills Sanatorium, home of the Creeper and one of the scariest, most haunted locations in the world.
An early near-drowning experience in the ocean started years-long experimentation with the art of telepathy, and provided an increased understanding of dolphins too.
Learn how research by paranormal investigators may provide proof that ghosts really exist. Here’s a look at the available evidence.
In 1966, a series of unexplained events would rock the peaceful haven of Point Pleasant, West Virginia, to its core. What began with a string of sightings of an unidentified nocturnal creature would culminate in a tragedy that would forever change the town and its citizens.
Here are some true tales of children who believe they have lived before, along with documented proof of reincarnation. Read on and you will never doubt again.
We have all heard the tales of alligators not only surviving but thriving in New York City’s sewer system, but is there any truth to it? Are there really colonies of alligators living beneath the feet of one of the busiest populaces of the United States?
A fire breaks out, and a person is consumed by flames! Seems spontaneous, as if some mysterious force has caused it. But, a closer look at details may reveal that such events may have a common cause.
Can you use the Force in real life? Does telekinesis and psychokinesis give us the power to move objects at will? The answer is: Maybe!
Do you have to be born clairvoyant? No, not at all! Meditation is the key. Here are instructions on how to meditate, and some personal clairvoyant experiences.
This article features nine well-documented haunted Joliet locations, geared towards paranormal buffs.
The Ouija board, as we know it, has been marketed as a game for children for over a century. With that in mind, most people assume that it is a tool of harmless folly. This is the story of a group of friends who would learn the hard way that danger can lurk in the most unlikely of places.
I have long been fascinated with the paranormal, and the Enfield Poltergeist ticked all the right boxes for me when I decided to write an investigation. It is still one of the most controversial hauntings ever recorded.
432 Abercorn Street is considered by many to be the most haunted house in Savannah, Georgia—but just where does the reality end and the fantasy begin?
Point Lookout Lighthouse in Southern Maryland may be the most haunted lighthouse in the US. Confederate ghosts, a dead lighthouse keeper, drowned sailors and others haunt this beautiful area.
Do you find dimes in random places on a regular basis? Does it feel like someone is leaving dimes for you to find? You're not alone. This happens to many people. It could be a sign from beyond.
Does your cat stare at the ceiling, act sporadic, and appear to see things that you can't see? Do cats see ghosts? Get the answers you've been looking for.