Paranormal Politics (without the politics)…

In a year where there is a political electricity surging everywhere you turn, I couldn't hold back from this post. Just statistics is all… “Republicans are significantly less interested in the paranormal than Democrats and Independents. The typical...

Pub Ghost or Moth?

For today's post… one of my favorite “ghost” videos. I saw this probably in 2010 when it was discovered but it's still fascinating people and inspiring discussion. What do you think? There are multiple articles on this video but the one below is...

Talking to the Dead: Kate and Maggie Fox and the Rise of Spiritualism

I was very excited to get this book and to start reading it. Then life happened. I absolutely hate for a book to take me longer than 2 weeks to read when I'm busy, but this book took me three weeks. For an earlier post about the Fox sisters from three weeks ago when I...

Thoughts from Karla McLaren on Music & Emotion… a Follow Up…

After yesterday's post on Moving Musical Experiences and the Meditative State, I thought of Karla McLaren, an author that I follow on Facebook. She is also a social science researcher, a cappella arranger, and an empath. Her most recent journey and writings are on The...

Moving Musical Experiences and the Meditative State…

Some recent comments by friends and readers of this blog helped to inspire tonight's post. These comments were in response to one of my posts on the topic of meditation. Ash mentioned how easy it was for her to reach a meditative state when she was a teenager. In one...