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VIDEO - A walk through Coolart Homestead
8th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 80 views. 0 comments. General, Paranormal Locations, Videos.
Join me for a quick walk through Coolart Homestead - Mornington Peninsula Victoria Australia

The ladies of paranormal's past
6th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 261 views. 0 comments. Conversations with a paranormal investigator, General, Famous Paranormal Cases.
While when we reflect on paranormal research from the past, people often mention names like Price and Holzer. There were however some amazing females behind the pursuit of paranormal research during the same eras that don't get nearly enough recognition for their work and the part they had in bringing paranormal research to the forefront of the public.

Religion and the paranormal
6th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 284 views. 2 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know.
In order to properly understand how much of an influence religion can have on paranormal investigator and how they interpret activity, we first have to have a better understanding of religion itself and people's perception of it. How much of an influence does religion have on the way we investigate the paranormal?

What exactly is haunting us?
4th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 231 views. 2 comments. General, Paranormal Investigation.
Following on from the article 'Are we the ghosts' here are some more interesting theories from the world of paranormal investigators as to what it is that could be 'haunting' us

What does 2019 mean for you and the paranormal?
31st December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 237 views. 1 comments. General.
As we sit and reflect on the year that passed, we look forward to the year ahead, but what does it mean for us and our place in the paranormal field? Now is the perfect time to make sure that YOU are happy in the field and that you are doing the things that make YOU happy, and not someone else.

Understanding the importance of your voice
26th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 132 views. 0 comments. General.
When speaking about the paranormal field, people sometimes fail to underestimate how important their voice is. Sometimes we need to mindful about how we portray ourselves as representatives of the paranormal field, to ensure the information we are presenting to the public is both educated and well informed.

Talking with the Planets - Nikola Tesla
26th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 216 views. 0 comments. General, Famous Paranormal Cases.
In 1901, Nikola Tesla published an article in Collier's Weekly titled Talking with the Planets.

Live streaming during paranormal investigations – Do’s and Don'ts!
20th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 721 views. 0 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know.
Live streams are fast becoming a popular tool for investigators for lots of reasons and like anything can be good and bad.

The secret word is .......
19th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 305 views. 0 comments. Famous Paranormal Cases, General.
When Harry Houdini passed, he had given his wife Bess a secret 'password' that he hoped he would be able to communicate after he passed away and perform his final escape, from death. A yearly seance was held, but did the secret code ever come through?

Are we the ghosts?
13th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 299 views. 1 comments. Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, General.
We go out in the dark of night with our flashlights and equipment in the hope of recording some sort of evidence that may give us an insight into paranormal phenomena in a quest that essentially looks to prove ghosts are real. What if we are looking at it in the wrong way? What if we are the ghosts?

Supernatural Synchronicity
10th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 263 views. 0 comments. General, Supernatural Synchronicity.
I am so excited to be teaming up with fellow paranormal blogger Ashley Knibb to bring a new perspective on the paranormal research we have both been working on. Read on to find out all about our new project

The sometimes morbid truth behind 5 of our favourite nursery rhymes
8th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 328 views. 0 comments. General, Famous Paranormal Cases.
As kids we would sing and dance around the playground innocently singing these popular rhymes, we were blissfully unaware of what the real meaning of these songs were. Where did they come from and what do they really mean? Here are 5 popular rhymes and their morbid origin.

Advice I would give my former self
7th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 141 views. 0 comments. General.
As I reflect on the last 5 years in the field, I ask myself, what advice would I give to myself as the fresh new investigator who didn't really know much but dove right in? Does it mean I would have done things differently? Probably not, but this is what I have learnt on the road so far ...

The effects of white noise
5th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 239 views. 0 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, Paranormal Investigation.
While we use white noise to conduct sensory deprivation experiments and even to enhance our EVP sessions, it makes me wonder. Is it actually helping? Is white noise masking potential EVPS? Is white noise causing a person to feel something 'paranormal'? What does white noise do to the brain?

Hypnagogia - the place between sleep and awake
2nd December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 344 views. 1 comments. Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, General, Paranormal Investigation.
A lot of people report paranormal experiences when they are falling asleep. Is the place between sleep or awake the key to unlocking our consciousness or is it a form of hallucination? Why is it considered the best source of creative inspiration? Let's look at hypnagogia.

Misophonia - The sounds that make you angry
1st December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 329 views. 1 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know.
When a person unknowingly hates a sound so much, Misophonia can trigger an episode of rage and a person'a fight or flight response to go crazy without them even knowing.

Why I had a hysterectomy at 36
29th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 287 views. 1 comments. General.
Personal Story: I recently had a hysterectomy at the age of 36. Since finding out, people have encouraged me to write about my story with many sharing their own stories with me. If this helps even one person, then opening up will be worth it.

Joining a team VS independent investigating
28th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 193 views. 0 comments. General.
Having been on both sides, there are pros and cons to investigating in a team and going solo.

Ghost Lights
28th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 205 views. 1 comments. General, Famous Paranormal Cases.
In mythology and folklore dating back centuries, there have been reports of ‘ghost lights’.  Lets look at the some of the stories.  Are they really ghost lights or are they atmospheric?

Static Electricity and the paranormal
28th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 383 views. 0 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, Paranormal Equipment, Paranormal Investigation.
Static electricity is what some believe is an indicator of paranormal activity.  What is static electricity and it’s connection to paranormal investigating.    

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