Cemetery Crawls and Investigating Graveyards

It’s called “taphophilia” (“taph” from the Greek for tomb and “philia” meaning an inordinate fondness), but we’ve been referring to what we do as a cemetery crawl. Basically, Shana and I enjoy going to cemeteries, observing the intricate masonry work … Continue reading

Ghost Girl of the Goldenrod

Part 2 of the October Haunted Blog: This true ghost story first appeared as “Annie” in ENCOUNTERS WITH THE PARANORMAL: VOLUME 2. I believe I first encountered Annie in the main lobby and concession area of the Goldenrod Showboat. I had … Continue reading

Top 5 Paranormal Investigations

A common question I get asked during interviews is what’s the most haunted location I’ve investigated. This is a tough question since one cannot make the paranormal happen on demand, so I can only speak to my own personal experiences and … Continue reading

Haunted Bellaire House (Part 1)

The Bellaire House is innocently nestled into the hills alongside the Ohio River across the water from Wheeling, West Virginia. A beautiful early 20th Century colonial home, it’s outside appearance is pleasant and inviting for a happy family. However, it’s owner, … Continue reading

New GHOSTORIAN CASE FILES Book!

Ghostorian Case Files: Volume 1 Released this week is my latest book, GHOSTORIAN CASE FILES: VOLUME 1. This work has been in the making for a couple years and I’m happy to finally have put this collection together and have … Continue reading

Belated Stone Lion Review Not Too Late

I’m flying, therefore I write. It, at least, seems like a good time to write to me with the low hum of the plane’s engines serving for white noise while cruising through the air. Oh, it’s a little bouncy. After … Continue reading

Wrapping Up a Busy Month

I think I can finally breathe. It seems I’ve been full steam ahead since about mid-August, but no time was more busy than the month of October. Part of that even rolled into November as Society of the Haunted and … Continue reading

Preliminary Investigation Log

Last night as part of Society of the Haunted we had a preliminary investigation of a local residence. Preliminary investigations are usually conducted by a small contingent of the group to interview the family and determine what type of activity … Continue reading

Paranormal Investigating Becoming a Family Matter

We, the Society of the Haunted, just wrapped up another investigation tonight and once again my daughter, Arielle, was along as an investigator-in-training. It’s too early to tell if this is just a passing interest for her, she is just … Continue reading