Maine Ghost Hunters – Blogs – 2011 – August



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Archive for August 2011

Taphophile Corner - the Cross

Symbolism and the cross: “…It is thought that the shape may have derived from the apparatus that was first used to kindle fires. A most important tool for early humans. Fire was as revered as the sun, and was an extremely important daily ritual for the sustaining of life…”

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Don't Fool Yourself, part 2

In my last blog I talked about editing software and how we can make mistakes using it and create false evidence. In this blog I want to focus a little more on gathering evidence in order to support your claims of paranormal activity.

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Creepy Creatures: The Mothman

The night is dark. The road is long. You hear a flapping of wings and see a strange set of glowing red eyes. A shriek fills the air. You are in Point Pleasant, West Virginia. What you have just heard is the legendary Mothman.

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The Banshee - Harbingers of Death

The Banshee, from the Irish “bean sí” (“woman of the síde” or “woman of the fairy mounds”) is a female spirit in Irish folklore, usually seen as a harbinger of death, as well as a messenger from the Otherworld. In Irish legend, a banshee is a fairy woman who begins to wail if someone is about to die. Similar creatures can also be found in Welsh and American folklore.

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