Lauriston Castle circa 1973

Lauriston Castle Ghost Photo Adds to Haunted Rumors

“Okay, somebody explain this. Every word is true.” Mind reader Drew McAdam shared his potential spirit photograph on January 4, 2020, taken outside the haunted Lauriston Castle. As he wrote on his Facebook page that same day, he arrived at the Castle — a 16th-century tower house in Edinburgh, Scotland — at about 2:00 p.m. …

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2019 Ghost Sightings Roundup: Orbs, Lights, and Class-5 Full-Roaming Vapors

Well, it’s been a weird decade. I started a paranormal blog, wrote some stuff. I think it’s done all right, especially since I have the attention span of a gnat, and this the longest I’ve ever worked on a single project. Well, here’s to another decade of Stranger Dimensions (technically started in August 2010, so …

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Classic EVP: A Ghostly Drowning at the Exchange Building

There was never anything quite as terrifying as sitting alone in the middle of the night and listening to EVP episodes of Art Bell’s Coast to Coast AM. I’ve probably mentioned this before, but EVP, or electronic voice phenomena, is one of my favorite topics of the paranormal — these alleged voices crossing over the …

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An Amazon Echo Dot

Can Ghosts Speak To Alexa?

Throughout the history of spirit communication, people have used a variety of unique tools and methods to contact the deceased. From automatic writing using planchettes, to mediums channeling the other side during late night seances, we’ve managed to develop quite the number of alleged ways to speak to the dead. The Ouija board, too, is …

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Baby Monitor Ghost Encounters: A Look At Multiple Cases

A mattress label in Illinois led to a short-lived ghost scare this month after a mother noticed it on her baby monitor. You can’t blame her: In the dark and shadowy blue of the camera, the label, which featured the image of a laughing baby, appeared hauntingly transparent, as if there were a second ‘ghost’ …

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Wheelchair Rolls Away From Indian Hospital – Is a Ghost to Blame?

Now what exactly would a ghost want with a wheelchair? I suppose those of us still in the land of the living will have to wait for the answer to that question. In the meantime, strange headlines are dancing around this week about a possible spectral saboteur taking off with a wheelchair from a medical …

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A ghost pirate ship?

Woman Divorces Ghost Husband Because He’s Actually An “Energy Vampire”

An Irish woman has divorced her ghost pirate husband because she believes he was actually an “energy vampire” sucking the life right out of her. Amanda Teague recently shared her story on UK’s This Morning. She married the ghost pirate Jack back in 2016. The marriage was performed posthumously, as she describes it, out in …

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Why Ghosts Wear Clothes

Why Ghosts Wear Clothes: A Matter Of Residual Self-Image?

While finishing up my post about the ghost of Stow Lake, I got to thinking about just how many ghosts are named after the clothes they allegedly wear. The White Lady of Stow Lake. The Grey Lady of Willard Library. The Pink Lady of Greencastle. The most well-known of these colorful spirits is probably the …

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