198 – The Second Empire Strikes Back – Big Seance

  Kaleb Higgins purchased a three-story 1889 Second Empire home in Saint Louis. It needed lots of love and many repairs, but has a spectacular mansard roof! It was originally built by Charles S. Brown, who co-owned the Hall and Brown Woodworking Machine Company....

Halloween Expert Lisa Morton – Big Seance #175

  Lisa Morton, Halloween expert and author of Trick or Treat: A History of Halloween, joins Patrick in the parlor to discuss our favorite holiday! Topics include Dennison’s Bogie Books, yard haunts, common misconceptions, bobbing for apples, candy, movies, music,...
Miranda Enzor from Spooky Little Halloween – Big Seance #171

Miranda Enzor from Spooky Little Halloween – Big Seance #171

  We are officially kicking off the Halloween season early this year with Miranda Enzor of the simply amazing Spooky Little Halloween blog! We discuss Halloween parties, playlists, candy, traditions, movies, and how Miranda can help us save Halloween in 2020!...
The Hanover Haunting – Big Seance Podcast #159

The Hanover Haunting – Big Seance Podcast #159

  DeAnna Simpson and author Joni Mayhan join Patrick to discuss their new book, The Hanover Haunting: The DeAnna Simpson Story. The true story, which takes place in a home made popular by an episode of the Travel Channel's The Dead Files, chronicles 12 years of...
Haunted Castle House Part Two – Big Seance Podcast #157

Haunted Castle House Part Two – Big Seance Podcast #157

  A haunted weekend full of spirit communication experiments with Patrick and Karen A. Dahlman for Part Two of a special road trip to the Haunted Castle House in Brumley, Missouri. Experiments include the Estes Method, spirit box, Ouija, and the SLS camera....