100 Steps Cemetery: Brazil, Indiana

100 Steps Cemetery is said to be one of the most haunted in Indiana. I only live about 11 miles from it. It is located in in Clay County between Terre Haute and Brazil. It is a small, unassuming little graveyard on a hill off county road 675. It is a gravel road too. Upon arrival it is a very beautiful place. It looks like … Continue reading 100 Steps Cemetery: Brazil, Indiana

Dealing with Nightmares, Sleep Paralysis and Spirits

Several people have experienced some sort of sleep paralysis; the feeling of being pushed down by something in very simple terms. And while there are several scientific explanations for sleep paralysis, multiple different cultures associate this phenomenon with spirits; who can also cause nightmares, scratch you up, feed on your life essence or even act like incubi/succubi. The German “Alp” or “Mahr” for instance is … Continue reading Dealing with Nightmares, Sleep Paralysis and Spirits

Paranormal Case #1: Zion United Church Cemetery, Poland, Indiana

Disclaimer: I do not do investigations to prove the paranormal. I do not care if people believe me or not. My goal is to help people, regardless of who believes what. Nor do I assume every place is automatically haunted. These are just my personal experiences. I do keep confidential cases private. I also use public areas, private homes, get permission, and follow the the … Continue reading Paranormal Case #1: Zion United Church Cemetery, Poland, Indiana

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The Historical Faust: “Font of Necromancy”

The following letter counts as one of the primary sources regarding the historical Faust, who made his way into German folklore, legends, and literature. This letter is known as “W├╝rzburger Faustbrief” (engl. Faust letter of W├╝rzburg). Here we have a very upset Trithemius trying to dissuade Johannes Virdung, an astrologer, from trusting Faust. For context on who Trithemius was: Johannes Trithemius was a German abbot … Continue reading The Historical Faust: “Font of Necromancy”