Featured Friday: Bigfoot on the Brain

Share/SaveThe other day a recommendation popped up on my Kindle Fire for a new-to-me Bigfoot book: 100 Bigfoot Nights: A Chilling True Story (Volume 1).   This true story sets out to chronicle the terrifying encounters that a residential family has had with the creature known as Bigfoot. Accompanied by video, photographs, and audio evidence,

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“The Shepherd of the Hills” and the Haunted Ozarks

Share/Save I’m usually very reluctant to tell people, especially dedicated church going folks, that I travel in search of ghosts. That was the case when our new neighbors moved in. They are very nice, but also very religious. I’ve had my share of being told what I do is evil, thank you very much. However,

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Haunt Jaunts on Temporary Hiatus

Share/SaveHello all! Due to a busy summer, I am temporarily suspending all posts until I can once again devote time to my beloved site. I hope to be back in July sometime or the first of August at the latest. Thanks for your patience. Court   Share/Save

Shamans and Trance Mechanics

Share/Save Before Priests, before medical doctors, before psychologists, before faith healers, before dancers, before singers, before actors, before magicians, before historians, before differences… there were Shamans. In those days to be a shaman was to be all of the above. They were the first actors but what actors do you know that you would trust

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Top 25 Dark Tourism Spots Infographic

Share/SaveCheck out this marvelous Top 25 Dark Tourist Spots infographic from Baltic Travel Company. This is one of the neatest dark tourism lists/infographics I’ve seen yet. There’s a few places on here I haven’t seen on previous lists. (Such as numbers 2, 9, 17 and 18.) With a bit o’luck, in a few months I’ll

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The Strange Case of the Much Maligned Luminescent Orb

Share/Save It’s a huge subject. As usual, the skeptics paint everything with the same brush. Fact is that it’s really easy to distinguish between orbs, lens anomalies, dust, reflected light and the real thing. Many of the non-phenomenal “orbs” captured on still cameras are lens shutter artifacts and you can see the same geometric shape

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Beginnings: The Brandon House Hotel

Share/SaveMy Mother and Grandmother decided when I was about two years old to take out a lease on a huge, old Georgian House at the centre of Bristol. It proved to be a successful attempt to drag the family out of poverty after my Grandfather deserted the family when he ran off to South Africa.

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Steven Rumbelow Saturdays: Steven’s Introduction

Share/SaveIn April I wrote that Haunt Jaunts would be welcoming “Beyond” series director Steven Rumbelow and a series of posts he was going to share about his experiences with the paranormal…and Beyond. I am very excited to present the launch of that series on this first Saturday in May. Speaking of Saturdays, you may have

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