https://youtu.be/tmsEhT6_eps This is a blog I never thought I’d be writing. The title is a bit misleading, but I wanted to use a term that would be familiar to people. Tanforan was a detention center for Japanese Americans as they were waiting to be processed into an internment camp. More on that later. I have… Continue reading The Ghost of Tanforan – Investigating a Haunting at a Japanese Internment Camp
https://youtu.be/l7MQC3n1sE0 Don't feel like reading? Take a peek at this video! Before we begin, I was nominated to INDY Week's Best of the Triangle 2020 for Best Local Website. Please vote for me by clicking here. It only takes a moment! Let's kick off the first entry of 2020 with a truly weird and unexpected… Continue reading Spooky Stuff: Is “Courage the Cowardly Dog” Based on a True Story?
Since I'm sick with a pretty nasty bug, in lieu of a blog or video this week, I'm going to share something exciting. I had the honor of being interview by the impeccable Jim Harold for "The Paranormal Podcast" recently. The episode dropped this week! Listen to my recent interview at https://jimharold.com/the-brave-mortals-guide-to-ghost-hunting-the-hat-man-paranormal-podcast-623/ Let me know… Continue reading Listen to My Interview on Jim Harold’s “The Paranormal Podcast”
2019 has proven to be a year of interesting stories. There have been countless news articles and segments about alleged hauntings that caught the world's attention. But how many of these were legit and how many could be debunked? Let's take a look back at the past year and see what's in store. 1. Supermarket… Continue reading The Most Memorable Paranormal Stories of 2019
https://youtu.be/RydUi43GcqI Not a fan of reading? Click on the video! In the trend of shining the spotlight on the creepy side of the holidays, let's talk about the Kallikantzaros...or the Kallikantzaroi (plural). What is interesting about this legend is that it also has a connection with the dates December 25th-January 6th. If you read my… Continue reading The Kallikantzaros: Creepy Christmas Monsters that Punish Sinners!
https://youtu.be/nLD3KSQuCag Don't like to read? Then check out the video! When we think of the holidays, we think of cheerfulness, merriment, and nothing scary. Well, if you find Santa Claus scary, then I don’t know what to tell you. But not everyone thinks of the holidays as a positive time of year. Many see it… Continue reading This Icelandic Legend Makes Christmas a Little Scarier
https://youtu.be/vf2zkxluroE Don't like to read? Check out this video instead! I'm a diehard fan of Krampus. I've always thought that "Elf on the Shelf" was way too soft for kids. Why make them think a creepy looking doll is spying on them when you can use a terrifying half-goat/half-demon creature to scare them into behaving?… Continue reading Do You Like Krampus? Meet Frau Perchta the Christmas Witch