Are you a fan of spooky stories and haunted places? Do you love to explore the history and mystery of San Francisco's most famous neighborhood? If so, you're in for a treat with the new book Haunted Haight: Ghost and True Crime Tales from Haight-Ashbury and Beyond. by Tommy Netzband.
This book is a must-read for anyone who wants to learn more about the ghosts, legends, and lore of the Haight. You'll discover the stories behind some of the most haunted houses, parks, and sidewalks in the area. You'll also get to know the people who lived and died there, from famous rock stars and hippies to serial killers and cult leaders.
Haunted Haight is not just a book, it's also a tour. Tommy Netzband is the founder and host of the Haunted Haight Walking Tour, the original ghost gear tour in San Francisco since 2004. This award winning popular attraction takes visitors on a two-hour journey through the dark side of the neighborhood. He's been featured on TV shows like MysteryQuest on the History Channel and Legends of on the Travel Channel, and he's an expert on all things paranormal. In his book, he shares his personal experiences and insights, as well as tips on how to investigate and communicate with "spirits."
If you're looking for a thrilling and informative read that will make you see the Haight in a whole new light, you can't go wrong with Haunted Haight. It's available now on Amazon, so grab your copy today and get ready for some spine-tingling fun! Come on a tour and he will autograph your book! Get the book here or scan the QR code.
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Have you ever wondered why some places seem to be more haunted than others? Well, some paranormal researchers believe that the answer lies in the rocks. Specifically, limestone and quartz.
Limestone and quartz are two common types of rocks that are found in many buildings and natural formations. They are also known as recording minerals, meaning that they can store energy and information from their surroundings. Some people think that this energy and information can include the emotions, thoughts, and events of the past, especially if they were intense or traumatic.
According to this theory, limestone and quartz can act like natural tape recorders, capturing the vibrations of the living and the dead. When certain conditions are met, such as changes in temperature, humidity, or electromagnetic fields, these rocks can replay the stored energy and information, creating what we perceive as ghostly phenomena.
This could explain why some locations, such as old castles, churches, caves, and battlefields, are more likely to be haunted than others. They may have a higher concentration of limestone and quartz in their structures or surroundings, making them more prone to record and replay the echoes of history.
Of course, this theory is not widely accepted by mainstream science, and there are many skeptics who doubt the validity of paranormal investigations. However, for those who are interested in exploring the mysteries of the unknown, limestone and quartz may offer a fascinating clue to the nature of hauntings.
Hello, dear readers! Today I'm going to explain the hologram principle and how it relates to ghosts. Sounds spooky, right? Well, don't worry, it's actually very fascinating and fun to learn about. Let's dive in!
The hologram principle is a concept in physics that says that the information contained in a volume of space can be encoded on a lower-dimensional boundary to the region. In other words, it's like a hologram: a three-dimensional image that is projected from a two-dimensional surface. The idea is that our universe might be like a giant hologram, where everything we see and experience is actually encoded on the edge of the cosmos.
But what does this have to do with ghosts? Well, some paranormal investigators speculate that ghosts might be holographic projections of people who have died, or of events that have happened in the past. The theory is that the information of these people or events is somehow stored on the boundary of our universe, and sometimes leaks into our reality as ghostly apparitions. This would explain why some ghosts seem to repeat the same actions over and over, or why they appear in places that are connected to their lives or deaths.
Of course, this is just theory, but it appears to be promising and shows how the hologram principle can open up new ways of thinking about our world and ourselves. Maybe we are all holograms, living in a holographic universe. Maybe we are more than we think we are. Maybe there is more to life than meets the eye.
What do you think? Do you believe in ghosts? Do you find the hologram principle fascinating or frightening? Let me know in the comments below. And don't forget to subscribe to my blog for more amazing posts like this one. Thanks for reading!
Have you ever noticed your pet acting strangely for no apparent reason? Maybe they stare at a corner of the room, bark at a space, or hide under the bed when nothing seems wrong. Some people believe that these behaviors are signs that pets can sense paranormal activity, such as ghosts, spirits, or other entities that are invisible to humans.
But is there any scientific evidence to support this claim? Or are pets just reacting to natural stimuli that we are unaware of? In this blog posting, we will explore some possible explanations for why pets might appear to feel paranormal activity and what you can do if you suspect your pet is experiencing something supernatural.
One of the most common theories is that pets have a heightened sense of hearing, smell, and vision, allowing them to detect subtle environmental changes that humans cannot. For example, pets might hear ultrasonic sounds, such as those emitted by electronic devices or rodents, beyond the range of human hearing. They might also smell chemical traces, such as those left by mold or decay, that are too faint for us to notice. Or they might see infrared light, such as that emitted by heat sources or cameras, that is invisible to our eyes.
These sensory abilities could explain why pets sometimes react to seemingly empty spaces or objects. They might be hearing, smelling, or seeing something we cannot and interpreting it as a potential threat or curiosity. This does not necessarily mean that they are sensing paranormal activity but rather responding to natural phenomena unfamiliar to them.
Another theory is that pets have a form of extrasensory perception (ESP) that enables them to perceive things beyond the physical realm. ESP is a controversial topic in science, as there is no conclusive proof that it exists or how it works. However, some researchers have conducted experiments to test whether animals have psychic abilities, such as telepathy, clairvoyance, or precognition.
For example, in the 1970s and 1980s, a psychologist named Rupert Sheldrake conducted a series of studies on dogs and cats that seemed to know when their owners were coming home. He found that some pets would wait by the door or window before their owners arrived, even when they came at random times or used different modes of transportation. He suggested that these pets had a telepathic bond with their owners, allowing them to anticipate their return.
Another example is the case of Oscar, a cat that lived in a nursing home in Rhode Island. Oscar had a reputation for predicting when patients were about to die. He would visit them in their rooms and curl up next to them until they passed away. He was so accurate that the staff would call the relatives of the patients when they saw him enter their rooms. Oscar's behavior was attributed to his ability to sense the changes in the patient's vital signs or body temperature or his intuition of their emotional state.
These examples could indicate that pets have some form of ESP that gives them access to information humans do not have. This could also explain why some pets seem to feel paranormal activity, such as ghosts or spirits. They can sense the presence or energy of these entities or communicate with them through telepathy. This does not necessarily mean that these entities are real or harmful, but rather that pets perceive reality differently than we do.
So what can you do if you think your pet is feeling paranormal activity? There is no definitive answer to this question, as different people have different beliefs and opinions about the supernatural. However, here are some possible suggestions:
- Observe your pet's behavior and try to identify any triggers or patterns. Is there a specific time, place, or object that causes your pet to act strangely? Is there anything unusual or abnormal in your environment, such as noises, smells, or lights? Is there any history of paranormal activity in your home or neighborhood? These factors could help determine whether your pet reacts to something natural or supernatural.
- Please consult your veterinarian and rule out any medical issues. Sometimes pets can act strangely due to health problems like infections, allergies, pain, or stress. It is essential to ensure your pet is healthy and comfortable before jumping to conclusions about paranormal activity.
- Seek professional help if you are concerned or scared. If you believe your pet is feeling paranormal activity and are worried about their well-being or safety, consider contacting a reputable animal communicator, psychic medium, or paranormal investigator. They can offer you some guidance or assistance in dealing with the situation.
- Respect your pet's feelings and preferences. Remember that your pet is an individual with their personality and emotions. They might have different reactions and opinions about paranormal activity than you do. Some pets might be curious and playful about it, while others might be fearful and anxious. Try not to force your pet to do anything they do not want to do or dismiss their feelings as irrational or silly. Instead, try to understand and support them and provide them with a safe and loving environment.
Pets are truly amazing creatures that can enrich our lives in many ways. They can also surprise us with their abilities and behaviors that we do not fully understand. Whether or not pets can feel paranormal activity is a question that might never be answered definitively. Still, it is certainly a fascinating topic to explore and discuss. What do you think? Do you have any stories or experiences to share? Let us know in the comments below!
Everyone who comes to San Francisco or visits me on the Haunted Haight™ Walking Tour always asks me about Alcatraz and if there are ghosts on the island. Tourists are fascinated with the ghosts of Alcatraz. Everyone wants a Ghost Tour of Alcatraz. This is federal land and they do not like to talk about the ghosts on the island.
I can confirm the island IS very haunted. I have spent the night there with the History Channel and starred in a television program called Mystery Quest. Here is a link to the show if you’d like to learn more about it.
Here are some of the haunted areas to visit THe Ghosts of Alcatraz island.
Mess Hall - People have been tapped on the shoulder.
Cell Block D - Some of the last solitary confinement cells are reportedly haunted.
Times Square: Prison gaurd ghost has been seen.
Barracks: Documented murder of a cadet happened in there.
Hospital: Probably the most haunted area of the prison.
In 2009, we discovered lots of evidence for the television show. In fact, San Francisco Ghost Society’s™ Vice President Anthony Anderson, was a volunteer docent on Alcatraz for many years. We can say with confidence, we know the ghosts of Alcatraz are REAL.
Sadly, there are no official ghost tours on the island. You can visit the island by going to the National Park Service website and getting tickets on the official ferry.
Do not get tickets to the island from ANYONE but the link on the official site above.
The National Park Service does sometimes offer night tours on Alcatraz island. They sell out very quickly. I would recommend buying them in advance. Consider coming on the Haunted Haight™ Walking Tour before you take a trip to the island. We would love to share all our insider tips and tell you where all the ghosts are! Happy Hauntings!