In the winter of 2011, my husband and I moved into our very first grown-up house: a duplex. It doesn't sound grown-up but our rent payment nearly doubled so that was pretty mature for us. The duplex was fairly new so the thought of it being haunted never crossed my mind. Also, I don't believe … Continue reading Ghost Stories: Part 3
Ever since the incident at our grandma's house, my cousin and I have been obsessed with ghosts and all things horror. Fun fact: for one of our regular horror movie nights we watched the B-rated movie Doctor Giggles and from that day forward, my cousin wanted to work in the medical field. She was 5. … Continue reading Ghost Stories: Part 2
I used to be a fan of the show Ghost Hunters. Then it turned into America's Got Talent: The Dead Do Tricks. Every episode you'd see footage of spirits dancing and moving things on cue, as though they knew they were being recorded. It was all a bit too strings on a skeleton for me. … Continue reading Ghost Stories: Part 1
What better day than Friday the 13th to talk about insane asylum's? I've spent the last week researching a local state hospital that was built in 1892, a hospital originally known as the Southwestern Insane Asylum, with a goal of delivering on the assumption that places like this are haunted. Here's what I discovered: First, … Continue reading Are All Insane Asylum’s That Were Built in the 1800s Haunted?
I have been wanting to tell this story since I first unofficially started my Typical Jenn's 31 Days of Halloween - I say unofficial because I meant to do this a long time ago but this is the first year I've actually gone through with my Typical Jenn's 31 Days of Halloween. Now, I've had … Continue reading A Ghost Story