The Ghost of Tanforan – Investigating a Haunting at a Japanese Internment Camp

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

Spooky Stuff: Is “Courage the Cowardly Dog” Based on a True Story?

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?

The Most Memorable Paranormal Stories of 2019

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

The Kallikantzaros: Creepy Christmas Monsters that Punish Sinners!

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!

Do You Like Krampus? Meet Frau Perchta the Christmas Witch

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

Forgiving Myself: A New Book…Four Years Later

Did you know it's been four years since my last book? That's a long time. I'll try to go into details as to why without the intention of giving excuses. The reason why I wanted to write this blog is that authors will so often beat themselves up over not producing content. Then months turn… Continue reading Forgiving Myself: A New Book…Four Years Later

Where Are the Leading Ladies in Ghost Hunting?

I must start this blog off with a declaration: I love the paranormal community. It is because I love it that I’m writing this piece. This is something that has been on my mind quite heavily lately. Every time I see a promotional image for a television show, paracon, paranormal event, etc....too often I find… Continue reading Where Are the Leading Ladies in Ghost Hunting?