Maine Ghost Hunters – Blogs – 2011 – August

Username:

Password:

Forgot Password? / Help

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…”

Read more

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.

Read more

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.

Read more

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.

Read more