The 5 Worst Ghosts of 2014

Since 2010 I have been writing an end-of-year summary of the five ghost stories that made me grumpy or angry because of their rubbish nature and 2014 is in no way different. Technically there are still eleven days left in the year at the time of writing this but I think (read ‘hope‘) it’s safe to assume that Christmas and New Year will keep rubbish ghosts out of the news until 2015. So, without further ado, let me introduce you to… Continue reading

Samuel Kent’s Ghost: What It Means When You Say A Photo Shows A Ghost

A while ago the photo seen here was posted on Social Media sites and it came to my attention because the person who took the photo lives in the next town over from me and we have mutual friends. Did I know what it was, I was asked. An original of the photo was send to me to examine and I tried to work out what could have caused the oddity in the window but I couldn’t work out a cause but I didn’t think it was anything significant. Weird shapes are reflected in windows all of the time and our pattern seeking brains call them faces even when they are not. Remember the Cumbria demolition ghost that was actually plaster? Continue reading