When it comes to urban sprawl most cities aspire to be like San Francisco. Densely populated yet pristine, culturally-significant yet laid-back, the Bay Area achieves a certain ideal few cities reach. With that said, the beautiful burg by the bay is not without its share of eerie sights and sounds. If you’re out seeing the best the city has to offer you may very well be standing in a space saturated with paranormal activity.
What happens at 3AM? Maybe you don't want to know....
Hundreds of historical buildings remain upright along the Mississippi River without a ghost in sight. A select few, however, have been consistently cited by occupants, visitors, and researchers as housing spirits of lives long past. Starting north and working 2320 miles south, here are the most haunted buildings standing by the Mississippi River:
Chicago is mostly known for its world famous urban architecture, museums, and sports venues. Due to countless tragedies and horrors over the years it’s also one of the more haunted metropolises in the United States. If you’re traveling to the Windy City or live there now you might want to check out the following Chicago locales notorious for paranormal activity:
As the clock approaches the hour of 3AM, something strange happens in the world around us. The veil between the living and the dead grows thinner, allowing free passage between the two dimensions. Demons, ghosts and interdimensional creatures slip into the land of the living, creating havoc and tormenting us as we lay in bed sleeping. They call it the Devil’s Hour.
She guards ancient treasure, and doesn't take kindly to strangers.
In March of 1996, forty-eight year old Albert Morrow spent several days recovering in a Georgia hospital bed after a successful kidney transplant. Relegated to a strict diet and regimented liquid intake, his multiple requests for a glass of cold milk were denied by the attending health care personnel.
For many, cemeteries are tranquil places where the dead can rest in peace. For others, it’s the place where nightmares are manufactured. If you decide to explore these dangerously haunted cemeteries, know that you do so at your own risk. You might not like the consequences.
According to sleep researchers, a phenomena known as Sleep Paralysis, also called Old Hag Syndrome can cause you to become paralyzed while waking. When we fall into REM sleep, our bodies automatically paralyzes themselves, with the exception of eye movement and breathing.
The eyes follow you, shadows jump at the corners of the room, and suddenly you feel fingertips gently grasping at you.
Care for the mentally incapacitated wasn’t always humane. Patients in nineteenth century insane asylums were often treated like animals, locked in cages and subjected to unethical treatments that were nothing less than torture.
Over the years people have shared thousands of stories that cite communication with an unseen presence. The tales include countless threatening warnings, haunting predictions, and intimate knowledge of familiar names and dates. For some very unlucky “players” of the “game”, it has even produced physical manifestations beyond the confines of the board to prove the often terrifying presence of a spirit or demon.
New England has long been known for its hauntings. With legends steeped in historical lore, ghosts abound at every corner, especially in the heart of these haunted forests. Would you dare step foot in these paranormal hot-spots?
Animals do reincarnate, but they aren’t reborn into human form until a certain level of awareness is reached. All souls have the ability to progress and humans can help their pets reach this next level. Love is the highest vibration and by showing it to our pets, we bring them closer to self-awareness, making them feel special and deserving of our love.
The Second Empire Victorian Mansion sits on the corner of West Broadway and Union Streets, looking every bit the haunted house. Built in 1875 by furniture magnate, S.K. Pierce, the three-story mansion is truly a work of art. With twenty-six rooms, a widows walk rising high above South Gardner, formal butler and maid pantries and beautiful hand-carved woodwork, the house is a true original. Like a grand dame years past her prime, the house has seen a mixture of history and tragedy. It’s also one of the most haunted houses in the country. After chasing out the previous owners, the house is now for sale once more. Do you have what it takes to live in a haunted house?
Newly wed couple purchases a haunted home in Florida and gets more then they bargained for.
The following images bring ghost photography to a level that will amaze you.