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Guest contributor: Doreen Peck – Ghostly resident

Doreen Peck sent me this extraordinary story about a resident ghost, which I am sharing with Doreen’s permission. Whatever you believe, in this case, a very strange occurence was instrumental in saving lives… I moved into a house in Crosby … Continue reading

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Fading #writephoto – Hayley R. Hardman

The storm was fading and the sky looked peaceful once more. Casey had her doubts though. This suddenly burst of autumn weather wasn’t to be trusted. She pressed her head against the wall and looked through the collection of rain … Continue reading

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Generational time machine…

Mrs Howe. How on earth I remember that after so many decades, I do not know… but that was the name of my headmistress on my very first day at school. I can still ‘see’ her in memory… can see … Continue reading

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Guest blogger: Pete Johnson – A very personal ghost story

Pete Johnson, better known as beetleypete, sent me a link to this true story, which I am reblogging here with his permission: I have never really believed in the supernatural. Ghosts, apparitions, reincarnation, life after death, and all things associated … Continue reading

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Elusive realities… and an invitation to share your stories

Whether we believe in alternative realities or not, we have no guarantee that we are not experiencing them all the time. How would we know if the man we just passed in the street is real or not? If the … Continue reading

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Cracked #writephoto by Joelle LeGendre

If you want to join the fun, click here: Thursday photo prompt – Cracked #writephoto <_><_><_><_> I sat in court, early 2018,  listening to the verdict, “Self-defense.” remembering the exact moment it all started…and ended. It was 1975, I was a … Continue reading

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Notes from a small dog – Trying times

It’s been a while, what with one thing and another. First she blew up the computer, then the interwebby thing stopped working… and now, well… I can’t keep track of her. She’s in and out like a yo-yo. You wouldn’t … Continue reading

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