Revisiting Hans Holzer

When I was about 13 years old my mother bought me the book Yankee Ghosts by Hans Holzer, my first nonfiction ghost book. Prior to that anything that I had read that was ghost-related was generally some sort of children’s … Continue reading

Rare Opportunity: Investigating OU’s Ellison Hall

This was a special treat. While ghost stories circulate around the University of Oklahoma’s campus, it is very rare for a paranormal team to be offered an opportunity to investigate there, and by all accounts no one had ever investigated … Continue reading

Wraith of Wrath

Some of my upcoming Examiner.com articles are going to feature members of the Society of the Haunted in their respective team roles. While spotlighting team members I will in the same stroke cover interesting paranormal topics. For instance, the first … Continue reading

What’s Next?

It seems I’ve spent the week fielding questions about “Monster in the Closet,” wraiths, and our experience with Animal Planet. But with that now getting further in the rearview mirror, what’s next on the agenda? I’ve had a lot of … Continue reading

Appearance on the Haunted Recap

First things first… Twitter finally got straightened out, so here is the link to follow me: http://www.twitter.com/mikericksecker It was interesting to watch the episode “Monster in the Closet” last night on Animal Planet’s The Haunted. I was very happy that … Continue reading

Full Day in Muskogee

It’s Monday evening and I think I’m finally recovering from a full day of investigating in Muskogee this past Saturday. You could say we technically had four investigations. Much of the time we were filming and grabbing footage for a … Continue reading

Paranormal Origins

One of the most common questions I receive is, “How did you get interested in the paranormal?” I’m going to get a bit more in depth with that question in a LifesGift.com article in April, but I’ll touch on that … Continue reading