DreamsWicca and WitchcraftAstrologyAnimal GuidesFortune Telling & DivinationThe ParanormalAurasSuperstitions and LegendsNew Age and MetaphysicsCryptidsPaganismMagicAdvanced Ancient CivilizationsUFOs & AliensHealing

The Paranormal

Write for Us
  • Location: The city of Kimberley, South Africa. Founded in 1871 during the diamond rush, Kimberley's history holds war, a siege and the famous Barney Benato and Cecil John Rhodes rivalry.

    Your Guide to the Ghosts of Kimberley

    Your Guide to the Ghosts of Kimberley

    by Jana Louise Smit2

  • There are few things as frightening as a long stretch of deserted highway on a moonless night. That is, except for someone—or something—unexpectedly emerging from out of the darkness. These stories of the unexplained all revolve around cars and roadways. Enter if you dare.

    Terror on Wheels:  Three Tales of the Unexplained

    Terror on Wheels: Three Tales of the Unexplained

    by Cindy Parmiter0

  • As we approach Halloween in the U.S., let us take a break from the horror show that is our current political environment and explore some of the most interesting haunted places in the world.

    4 Haunted Places Just in Time for Halloween

    4 Haunted Places Just in Time for Halloween

    by Todd Bryan2

  • Are there strange things zooming through the sky? Why can't anyone see them with the naked eye? Photographers claim to have recorded these cryptids. Real or not, there's more than meets the eyes.

    Roswell Rods: A New Species or a Technical Glitch?

    Roswell Rods: A New Species or a Technical Glitch?

    by Dean Traylor0

  • Remarkable phenomena took place in the summer of 1901 in Genoa, during 10 seances led by the redoubtable medium Eusapia Palladino. Prof. Morselli was in attendance. He left us a very detailed description of what transpired at the Minerva Circle on those memorable evenings. What are we to make of it?

    A Seance With Eusapia Palladino

    A Seance With Eusapia Palladino

    by John Paul Quester0

  • Graveyards are meant to be the final resting places for those whose souls have departed this world. Rife with sorrow, these sacred grounds tend to be plagued by paranormal activity. Let these stories act as a warning that the living are not always welcome in the gardens of the dead.

    When the Shadows Lengthen:  Haunted Cemeteries

    When the Shadows Lengthen: Haunted Cemeteries

    by Cindy Parmiter2

  • Whether they are psychological projections, waking dream states, quantum projections, or simply sensory confusion, these stories tell us something important about the nature of how we perceive reality. This article explores our understanding of ghosts from multiple perspectives.

    Are Ghosts Real? Theoretical Explanations and a Real Life Story

    Are Ghosts Real? Theoretical Explanations and a Real Life Story

    by Robert Ortman1

  • The dream world is one steeped in mystery. What is meant to be a period of rest can sometimes provide a window into events yet to come. The following are two instances in which dreams brought with them eerie predictions of tragedies that were just around the corner.

    Premonitions: The Future Foretold

    Premonitions: The Future Foretold

    by Cindy Parmiter0

  • With literally hundreds to choose from, the intrepid ghost hunter is spoilt for choice when visiting the Emerald Isle. Here are just ten haunted castles in Ireland that are well worth a visit.

    Haunted Irish Castles

    Haunted Irish Castles

    by Ann Carney3

  • It is not unheard of for the spirits of the departed to remain behind in the places that they frequented in life. In some cases, these restless souls remain earthbound simply because they cannot accept their mortality. This is one woman's story of her father's death and its unexpected aftermath.

    True Ghost Stories:  In Her Father's Shadow

    True Ghost Stories: In Her Father's Shadow

    by Cindy Parmiter2

  • Are there demons lurking in the shadows? Is your tuxedo cat safe on Halloween? Read on for a concise introduction to one of the most bizarre moral panics of the 20th century.

    The Satanic Panic: A Brief Summary

    The Satanic Panic: A Brief Summary

    by Kennedi Brown0

  • Rhuddlan Castle in Wales is said to be haunted by the spirit of a maiden who refused her father's wishes to marry. The story of the Knight of the Blood Red Plume tells how her ghost came to be.

    The Ghost of Rhuddlan Castle

    The Ghost of Rhuddlan Castle

    by Pollyanna Jones14

  • I grew up in a haunted house from the time 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. Here's what it was like.

    How Can You Tell If a House Is Haunted?

    How Can You Tell If a House Is Haunted?

    by Layne Holmes2

  • Location: The island of Tasmania. Adorned with national parks and World Heritage Sites, the green wonder once bled with human suffering. The echoes of that time left behind unique and haunting tales.

    Your Guide to the Ghosts of Tasmania

    Your Guide to the Ghosts of Tasmania

    by Jana Louise Smit1

  • It has been said that we come into this world alone and will leave in much the same manner. Even so, we would all like to think that someone will be there to comfort us in our final moments. This story recounts one woman's solitary death and the bizarre series of events that followed.

    True Ghostly Tales: The Forlorn Spirit

    True Ghostly Tales: The Forlorn Spirit

    by Cindy Parmiter0

  • Based on a true story from the late 1800's, an old priest is forced to confront a ghost that is haunting a church cemetery. What he discovers is that he has the power to put the spirit to rest, but will his parishioners, a community of German immigrants, come through to help?

    Pennsylvania Haunted Cemetery (Based on a True Story)

    Pennsylvania Haunted Cemetery (Based on a True Story)

    by Carla J Swick14

  • None of us ever really knows how closely death stalks us. By the same token, we can't know how many times we are spared without ever knowing that we were in danger. The hand of fate is truly fickle, but sometimes we are sent a warning of things to come. The outcome is up to us.

    The Messengers:  Four Ominous Encounters With Harbingers of Doom

    The Messengers: Four Ominous Encounters With Harbingers of Doom

    by Cindy Parmiter0

  • Ghosts aren't just for Halloween! You can be haunted at any time of the year in Cornwall. See another side to the UK's favourite holiday destination.

    Five Haunted Hotels in Cornwall, UK

    Five Haunted Hotels in Cornwall, UK

    by Judi Brown46

  • Sleep is supposed to be a time when our bodies and minds rejuvenate and recover from the stress of our waking hours. However, for some among us, a restful night is made impossible by a phenomenon known as sleep paralysis. For them, the night holds only terror as their worst fears become reality.

    Sleep Paralysis:  When Nightmares Come to Life

    Sleep Paralysis: When Nightmares Come to Life

    by Cindy Parmiter10

  • Premonitions can come in many forms. Sometimes, they are simply a feeling in our gut that something dark is drawing near. We each possess the gift of intuition—whether we choose to acknowledge it or not is up to us. The following stories tell of instances in which dreams mirrored reality.

    Premonitions:  Death Foreshadowed

    Premonitions: Death Foreshadowed

    by Cindy Parmiter3

  • In the 1880s, a huge red beast terrorized the Arizona Territory, and stories of its appearance grew more and more grotesque with each telling.

    The Red Ghost of Arizona

    The Red Ghost of Arizona

    by Rupert Taylor5

  • Any tragic event that involves loss of life can have repercussions for years following the incident. In the two cases we are about to explore, untimely ends brought with them more than simply grief and sadness. In these instances, death and destruction were only the beginning of a greater mystery.

    When Darkness Falls:  Haunted Schoolhouses

    When Darkness Falls: Haunted Schoolhouses

    by Cindy Parmiter0

  • A spiritualism movement took hold of late 19th century America. In the midst a heroine was thrust forward into the eyes of the public. But, was this sickly teen the real thing or was she a pawn?

    The Possession of Lurancy Vennum

    The Possession of Lurancy Vennum

    by Dean Traylor3

  • When we lose someone close to us, the grief can be overwhelming—it is normal to look for signs that they have reached the other side and are content in their new surroundings. The following experiences are two instances when messages arrived, carried on the wings of the most unlikely of couriers.

    Gifts From Beyond:  When Lost Loved Ones Send Messages From the Afterlife

    Gifts From Beyond: When Lost Loved Ones Send Messages From the Afterlife

    by Cindy Parmiter0

  • Hatley Castle has a reputation for being haunted. Many have seen previous owners, James and Laura Dunsmuir--long after they died--in the castle. Other ghosts also call this Edwardian Castle home.

    Haunted Hatley Castle

    Haunted Hatley Castle

    by Brenda Robson2

  • The case of the Pollock twins has been one that proponents of reincarnation have venerated for years. Were the identical twin girls the reborn forms of their deceased sisters?

    Reincarnation: Pollock Daughters Reborn?

    Reincarnation: Pollock Daughters Reborn?

    by laymwe014

  • A curious relic can be found in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter known as the War Stone. Legend tells us it was left behind after an epic battle between two giants, but it may also reveal a lost castle.

    The Warring Giants of Dudley & Birmingham

    The Warring Giants of Dudley & Birmingham

    by Pollyanna Jones12

  • Deep in the desert there are haunted places. From haunted hotels to a ghost train. Some of the old mines have ghostly legends attached to them. Even the Grand Canyon is haunted. The ghosts of Arizona.

    Haunted Places in Arizona

    Haunted Places in Arizona

    by Nathan M31

  • For hundreds of years familiar routes were used to convey the newly departed to the cemetery - and became known as corpse roads. Beliefs and superstitions surrounding them are still prevalent today...

    Britain's Corpse Roads

    Britain's Corpse Roads

    by Helen Murphy Howell63

  • An exquisite mansion with a tumultuous history, the Whaley House in San Diego is one of the state's historical landmarks and is rumored to be haunted. If you are in the area, it is worth a look.

    California Trips: The Whaley House in San Diego

    California Trips: The Whaley House in San Diego

    by Finnegan Williams2

  • While on a mine tour in Wanlockhead, Scotland, an apparition made an appearance in one of the photos taken. In this article, the author investigates the existence of ghosts from various views, including that of the general public and that of the scientific community.

    Do You Believe Ghosts Are Real?

    Do You Believe Ghosts Are Real?

    by MDresel0

  • What appeared to be the petrified remains of a three-metre tall man were uncovered in upstate New York and the crowds flocked to see it.

    The Cardiff Giant

    The Cardiff Giant

    by Rupert Taylor0

  • Location: The Mediterranean islands of Malta, nestled between North Africa and Sicily. For a country so small, Malta is sensationally old and rich with history. And history has its ghosts.

    Your Guide to the Ghosts of Malta

    Your Guide to the Ghosts of Malta

    by Jana Louise Smit1

  • All the scientific evidence says that ghosts don't exist, and yet millions of people claim to have seen one before. This article discusses four prevailing scientific theories that explain why so many people see ghosts or spirits, and concludes that in a certain way maybe ghosts do exist after all.

    Can Science Explain Why People See Ghosts?

    Can Science Explain Why People See Ghosts?

    by K S Lane7

  • You don't have to be M.I.B. to investigate that bump in the night. If you gather data when everyone else runs away screaming, then you might just be a paranormal investigator.

    Your Guide to Studying the Supernatural

    Your Guide to Studying the Supernatural

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • Scotland's abbeys tell many stories from both this world and the next. They are full of myths, murder, history, romance, and of course, ghosts!

    Haunted Abbeys of Scotland

    Haunted Abbeys of Scotland

    by Helen Murphy Howell27

  • Borley Rectory in Essex has long had the reputation of being a place where ghostly apparitions were frequently observed.

    Britain’s Most Haunted House

    Britain’s Most Haunted House

    by Rupert Taylor3

  • This is the story of a young family and the country home that would prove to be both their greatest pride and worst nightmare. A series of terrifying events would convince them that their dream house had been claimed by spirits who could not rest in the presence of the living.

    True Tales of Hauntings: The Spoiled Ground

    True Tales of Hauntings: The Spoiled Ground

    by Cindy Parmiter0

  • Discover traits that could indicate you are an empath. Coping strategies for empaths are included!

    Am I an Empath?

    Am I an Empath?

    by Sharon OBrien16

working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, exemplore.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://exemplore.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)