Episode 112: On this episode, author Leslie Rule joins me to talk share some of her favoirite ghost stories as well as some of her experiences at haunted locations, as covered in her latest book, Haunted in America. Leslie is an artist, photographer, and author. Her true crime debut, A Tangled Web, released in April 2020, covers a frightening Omaha love triangle murder. A veteran author for over three decades, Rule’s other works include two suspense novels and five nonfiction books on the paranormal, including Coast to Coast Ghosts -True Stories of Hauntings Across America and her latest book, Haunted in America – which covers the very best ghost stories she has written about. In addition to her bestselling books, Leslie has published dozens of articles in national magazines, including First for Women, Woman’s World and Reader’s Digest.
Leslie also talked a little bit about her experience living in a haunted house and her own experiences at places like the St James Hotel, the Oxford Hotel and ghost stories from other famous haunted locations such as the Queen Mary, the Lemp Mansion and others as well. You an find out more about Leslie and her writings on her website at, https://authorleslierule.com.
Episode 111: On this episode, Jeffrey Mishlove joins me to talk about his case for life after death. Jeff earned a doctorate degree in Parapyschology from UC Berkley and was the grand prize winner of the Bigelow Institute for Consciousness Studies (BICS) Essay contest, making the best case for life after death and consciousness outside the brain, entitled “Beyond the Brain”. He is the author of the books, The Roots of Consciousness, Psi Development Systems and The PK Man and is the host of the New Thinking Allowed show.
Jeff provides nine lines of evidence for proof of the afterlife in the essay and we talked about several of them, to include Near Death Experiences (NDEs), mediumship, reincarnation, instrumental transcoummication, possession and more. He also described an experience he had in his early 20s, where he believe he was visited by his deceased Great Uncle in his dream and communicated with him. Jeff stated that this experience was so profound that it led him into his work and study Parapshychology.
He is the only person in the US to ever receive a doctoral degree in Paraphsychology from an accredited university. Jeff also discussed with me things like psychokineses, which wrote a book about and poltergeists, all are also topics that help make the case for life after death. To find out more about Jeff and his work, visit newthinkingallowed.com and newthinkingallowed.org.
Episode 110: On this episode, long time investigator, researcher, author and speaker, Stan Gordon, joins me once again on the show. Since 1965, Stan has been conducting on scene investigations of mysterious encounters in Pennsylvania. He has been involved with the examination of thousands of UFO and other strange reports from across the Keystone State. During the late 1960’s, Stan acted as a telephone report sighting coordinator for the UFO Research Institute of Pittsburgh. Stan has been internationally recognized as an authority on the subject of the UFO and Bigfoot phenomena. He gained prominence from his first hand investigation into the well remembered 1973 Bigfoot/UFO series of sightings and encounters which occurred in Pennsylvania. This outbreak brought worldwide attention to the subject.
Stan talked about how at 16 years old, the Kecksburg UFO incident helped launch him into his lifelong research into strange and unexplained activity across Pennsylvania and the Chestnut Ridge. Stan recapped his investigation into some of the strangest activity, in include many strange Bigfoot sightings, to include ones where strange balls of light have been witnessed and Bigfoot creatures with glowing eyes have simply vanished in plain sight. He also talked about some recent cases of reports of people seeing strange balls or spheres of light, which appeared to have an effect on some of the people who witnessed them. You can find out more about Stan and his work on his website at, https://www.stangordon.info/sp
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Mass UFO Sightings (Phoenix Lights)
In March of 1997, large triangular objects appeared over the skies of Phoenix, known as the Phoenix Lights. This was considered one of the largest mass UFO sightings in modern history, with over 10,000 witnesses involved. Witnesses include a medical doctor and best selling author, Dr. Lynne Kitei, law enforcement personnel, air traffic control, pilots, a famous actor and many more. Ultimately, the Air Force tried to convince the public that what they witnessed that night were flares being deployed from aircraft operating on the Barry Goldwater Range. Many credible witnesses to the event consider the craft they saw to be otherworldly and reject the Air Force’s claim that these were flares? Do you think there is a rational explanation for what people witnessed on that night? What is your favorite UFO case and why.