Tag: paranormal

  • The Spirits of Fort Delaware

    written by ipdegirl on 2011-11-02 in #world #locations
    The Spirits of Fort Delaware

    Fort Delaware, a notoriously haunted military fortress built around 1817, served as a prison during the US Civil War. Much suffering and death occurred at this site, located on an island in the Delaware River. When my daughter's fifth grade class took a field trip there, I jumped at the chance to play ghost hunter. Here's what I found.

  • William Hope and Spirit Photography

    written by jeanmendoza on 2011-10-25 in #lifestyle
    William Hope and Spirit Photography

    William Hope, leader of the spiritualist group Crewe Circle, was a paranormal investigator who dabbled into ‘spirit photography’. Learn more about his ghostly photos after the break.

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  • Supernatural Snapshots: William Mumler's Spirit Photos

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2011-05-09 in #lifestyle
    Supernatural Snapshots: William Mumler's Spirit Photos

    If you find ghostly apparitions on your film photos creepy, William Mumler found it a lucrative business. Find out how this jewelry engraver established a career as a spirit photographer in the 1860's!

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  • In the Company of Fairies: 5 Photographs that Tricked the World

    written by plasticpopsicle on 2011-05-05 in #lifestyle
    In the Company of Fairies: 5 Photographs that Tricked the World

    In 1917, two young girls from the village of Cottingley in England managed to take five photographs showing themselves in the company of fairies. People went crazy over the snapshots, with a famous author among the biggest fans!

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  • Little abandoned houses

    written by dux_x on 2008-04-27 in #world #locations
    Little abandoned houses

    Are you afraid of dark? Do you believe in witches? Do you see ghosts? Do you have experienced any paranormal stuff? Do you sleep with the lights on? Me neither. But houses like these have attracted me for a long time. What do you think when you see little houses like these? Places like this one totally scare me. A lot! But I like it a lot too and I think some of another people actually do too, so it's a great way to spend a lot of films and feel a little bit scared.