The Supernatural Fear of Mirrors

This article, entitled “Spirit Reflections in Haunted Mirrors” by Helen Murphy Howell, was originally posted on https://exemplore.com. The original feature can be found HERE Ever since human beings became aware of their own image, there has been fascination and fear of reflective surfaces. Folklore and legend have hundreds of stories relating to magic and haunted … More The Supernatural Fear of Mirrors

The Haunted Pen’s Guide to Ghosts – Part Two

There are myriad experiences that occur within the realm of the paranormal. The following list is a broad overview of some of the many supernatural phenomena, entities, and activity said to exist. Animal Spirit Guide Native Americans believe that when you are born an animal spirit enters your soul and protects you throughout your life. … More The Haunted Pen’s Guide to Ghosts – Part Two

The Haunted Pen’s Guide to Ghosts – Part One

Do you believe in ghosts? Yes? You are not alone. Ghosts are among the most widely believed paranormal phenomenon, and many cultures worldwide believe in spirits surviving death to live on in another realm. Sometimes called an apparition, haunt, phantom, poltergeist, shade, specter, spirit, spook, or wraith, a ghost is the soul or spirit of … More The Haunted Pen’s Guide to Ghosts – Part One

Aichmophobia

Aichmophobia is a form of specific (or isolated) phobia where the sufferer has an intense irrational or unnecessary fear of sharp objects. Specific phobias tend to have a previous trauma – frequently occurring in childhood, and often leading to physical injury – as a root cause. The word is derived from the Greek aichmē, meaning … More Aichmophobia

Blog Share – Stephen King’s Top 20 Rules For Writers

Stephen King’s books have sold over 350 million copies. Like them or loathe them, you have to admit that’s impressive. King’s manual “On Writing” reveals that he’s relentlessly dedicated to his craft. He admits that not even The King himself always sticks to his rules – but trying to follow them is a good start. … More Blog Share – Stephen King’s Top 20 Rules For Writers