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:
Most people with metaphysical gifts first discover their abilities in childhood. It’s typically something we’re born with, passed down from parent to child like blue eyes or an aptitude for music. In generations past, the abilities were often repressed or ignored, due to social constraints, but as the paranormal world is becoming more mainstream, more and more psychic children are emerging from the shadows.
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.
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.
To date there have been 86 murders connected to Craigslist and that doesn't count all the disappearances and other countless acts of horror that have taken place on the site. All sorts of things can go very wrong when you're dealing with a site where the end result is one stranger showing up at another stranger's house, especially if that stranger is a psychopath. Here are a few stories that prove Craigslist is one of the most terrifying places on the internet.
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.
Dreams are more than nighttime movies, playing out in our minds. They often signify a waking situation that requires more attention. Dreams help us process information, filtering through it to find hidden meanings of our inner self. Most people have 6-8 dreams a night, but most of us only remember the horrifying ones.
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?
The Department of Defense has unveiled its newest simulation project, a digital world with billions of nodes that represent every person on the planet.