One question I am often asked is, "Do pets cross over - can they visit us once they are gone?" I am happy to report that, yes, they do cross over and they also can visit and comfort us.
How do I know this? Well, let me tell you a story.
In 2013, I bought a home near Greenwood, Delaware. Despite being on a highway, it is reasonably secluded, set back from the road a bit, and surrounded by large trees. On the inside, it's like a camp or lodge,...
Not everyone gets to see a ghost (spirit, apparition) in his or her lifetime, but if you do, there are 5 times it’s most likely to happen.
An earlier study by Greeley (1976) found that 31% of people surveyed in the U.S. felt that they had been in contact with someone that had died. In Europe, the number was 25% (Haraldsson & Houtkooper 1991).
This left Dr. Erlendur Haraldsson (2012) wondering how many people today believed that they had see...
Have you ever received a phone call from the dead? A text or email message from someone that has passed?
Most everyone is familiar with Electronic Voice Phenomena (EVPs), which are the best-known examples of spirit communication through what parapsychologists call psychokinesis or PK. PK is the ability of the mind to influence objects, for example, changing a digital recording to include words or a message from beyond.
For this adventure, we will return to Prince William Forest Park in Triangle, Virginia. The story comes to us from a veteran National Park Service employee and friend. On the date of this incident, nothing seemed out of the ordinary, until the appearance of the “Lost Visitor” Ghost.
Photo: Prince William Forest Park sign (National Park Service)
The Turkey Run Environmental Center (TREC) is centrally located in the park. It includes the Oak Ri...