Is This Man Literally Haunted By His Past?

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At the age of 64, Harry Ross noticed something peculiar in a family photo. Taken outside Harry’s home in Rothesay, Bute, this photo shows him, his son Andrew, 26, and granddaughters Bonnie, five, and Leah, two. It also shows a mysterious face looking through the window that Harry and his family claim is Harry 42 […]

Young Ghost Hunter Spends a Night at the Waverly Hills Sanitorium

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The Ghost Diaries recently received an email requesting we put eyeballs on a ‘ghost’ photo. The email seemed to be from a young ghost hunter, or perhaps even a cabal of young ghost hunters at the Floyd Central High School in Southern Indiana. We were referred to an article published in The Bagpiper Online, the […]

How to Analyze a Ghost Recording (EVP)

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Guest post by the Banshee If you are very careful to know your equipment and conduct your sessions, the ultimate step of a paranormal investigation is analysis. Many ‘hunters’ listen back to recordings on site; while this can be useful in directing a session, be sure to go back and analyze later anyway. While I […]

The Guide to Finding Ghosts: Audio and Paranormal Research

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Guest post by the Banshee If the explosion in paranormal media has done anything for modern society, it has gotten all manner of folk hip in the latest in audio and video equipment and gadgets. This might seem as though it has always been, but at the turn of this millennium almost no one in […]

2 Creepy Cemeteries You Wouldn’t Want to Be Caught Dead In

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We love exploring creepy places. There are few adrenaline rushes better than walking through a graveyard at night. But there are some burial spots on planet Earth that have such unnerving reputations there’s no way in hell we’d consider spending a night there. The following are two such places… The La Noria Cemetery in Chile […]

Exophilia: Bizarre Stories of Paranormal and Extraterrestrial sex

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Yes, there are people out there with some peculiar fetishes. Anyone who’s been chased by a furby can tell you that. But sexual obsessions with aliens, ghosts, and robots? Could take the cake. It’s known as exophilia and, with the exception of the robots, there is a vast body of historical anecdotes and psychological studies […]

Confessions of a Paranormal Researcher, Part 2: The Ghosts of Slaves

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-Guest post by the Banshee The greatest skill I bring to my work with the spirit world is the fact that I have paid attention to the “wages of sin” or the consequences of generations of psychological and physical abuse in my family. So when I am called into a spiritual situation, no matter how […]

Confessions of a Paranormal Researcher Pt. 1

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– Guest Post by the Banshee Anyone who tells you that he or she is a “paranormal expert” should probably not be trusted. This might be a strange way to start a series of posts on The Ghost Diaries about my own paranormal work and research. Call me way too traditional, but I do not […]

The Creepy Urban Legend of the Black Eyed Kids

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For a few years now, a collection of strange stories about black eyed kids has been bouncing around the Internet via paranormal forums and supernatural chat rooms. These stories have a single originating point–a creepy experience reported by journalist Brian Bethel on January 16, 1998. Brian claims he was approached in his car by two […]

Taking Back ‘Paranormal’

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The Ghost Diaries was created under a fairly simple driving mantra: 96% of the universe is unknown, and that’s pretty cool. As citizens of the free world, most of us have grown up in a consumer vacuum, brainwashed from birth to think monsters aren’t real and the world is largely understood. The news from the […]