A listing of blog posts

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Getting down to the Soul of it
14th February 2019 Sarah Chumacero 298 views. 1 comments. General, Supernatural Synchronicity.
For centuries, people have seemed to believe that a ghost or spirit is the soul of a person who was once living. What is our 'soul' and where do these beliefs stem from?

Lucid Dreaming
13th February 2019 Sarah Chumacero 357 views. 0 comments. General.
What is Lucid Dreaming? This isn't a how to guide, more of an explanation of it's concept, studies and it's relation to consciousness.

De Ja Vu, Jamais Vu & Presque Vu
9th February 2019 Sarah Chumacero 541 views. 0 comments. General.
We know about De Ja Vu, but did you know there are other phenomena that are also little quirks of our memory system? Here is all you need to know about all the Vu's!

Experimenter Enthusiasm
7th February 2019 Sarah Chumacero 273 views. 0 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, Paranormal Investigation.
Why is it that people report when using a new technique, piece of equipment or conducting a new experiment is that it seems to work initially and results later drop off. Is it a case of experimenter enthusiasm?

Are your experiences investigating the paranormal different as your research path changes?
2nd February 2019 Sarah Chumacero 250 views. 0 comments. General.
I am often asked by people, do you believe in ghosts? For me that is actually a really complicated question and the answer is not straight forward. It then led me to being asked the thought provoking question last week if the path my research has taken me down has 'ruined' my paranormal investigation experience. It has changed, but it is most definitely not 'ruined'.

Precognition VS Psychic Projection
30th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 561 views. 2 comments. General, Supernatural Synchronicity.
Could Psychic Projection be responsible for some instances of Precognition? Could false memories influence the way we interpret our pre cognitive dreams?

We are the weirdos mister!
28th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 317 views. 0 comments. General.
Ever feel like you just don't fit in? That must mean you are doing something right! If you don't fit in that paranormal box - build you own

Paranormal and the media
27th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 230 views. 0 comments. General.
Whether it is mainstream media like TV or radio or paranormal media such as podcasts and blogs, you will always see different teams and investigators in the media. From playing the ghostbusters theme in the background, to having a laugh or being able to share your thoughts, media opportunities are a mixed bag.

Life extension - Cryonic Suspension
24th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 263 views. 0 comments. General.
Stemming inspiration from the movie Vanilla Sky, I explore cryonic suspension and potential implications it could have, especially with our consciousness.

The Scientific Method
22nd January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 361 views. 2 comments. Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, General, Paranormal Investigation.
A lot of investigators (myself in the past included) often advertise that we take a scientific approach to paranormal investigation, usually because we use equipment. When you compare this to the actual scientific method, are we really being that scientific just because we have a gadget? What is the scientific method and how can we apply it to paranormal investigating?

Paranormal investigating is not glamourous
21st January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 988 views. 4 comments. General, Paranormal Investigation.
While it may look like a fun and exciting thing to do on TV, the reality of paranormal investigation is very different. It is hard work and far from glamourous

The old school tricks of deception - Rapping
18th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 521 views. 1 comments. Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, General, Paranormal Investigation.
During the spiritualist era starting in the mid 1800's, there was a new interest in people trying to make contact with their loved ones through seance. Sadly, a lot of the mediums performing these seances were frauds and used some very creative tricks of deception to convince their audience that they were the real deal. Let's explore some of the techniques that were used to recreate rapping and how we can be mindful during modern day paranormal investigating.

The source of psychical phenomena - what part does the pineal gland play?
17th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 2098 views. 0 comments. General, Supernatural Synchronicity.
Ashley wrote quote an interesting introduction for Supernatural Synchronicity looking at the potential source of psychical phenomena. I found his thoughts on the pineal gland particularly interesting so I have delved into the pineal gland a little bit further.

The famous faces of Black Rock House
16th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 348 views. 0 comments. Tales of Black Rock House, General.
While Black Rock House is known to be the original seaside holiday home for Victoria's first Auditor General Mr Charles Ebden, there are a lot of other famous personalities connected with the property.

What is our subconscious and what information does it hold?
13th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 431 views. 2 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know.
We often talk about our subconscious and the effect it can have on how we interpret information. Exactly what information is stored in our subconscious and what does it do? Do the memories of our ancestors or past lives influence our subconscious?

A Dream within a dream
12th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 356 views. 2 comments. General.
In his poem 'A dream within a dream' Edgar Allan Poe asks the simple yet complicated life question, is what we see real?

Don't let fear hold you back
9th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 466 views. 0 comments. General.
The unknown is scary and uncomfortable. Don't let your fear stop you from doing something you could potentially love!

VIDEO - A walk through Coolart Homestead
8th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 204 views. 0 comments. General, Paranormal Locations, Videos.
Join me for a quick walk through Coolart Homestead - Mornington Peninsula Victoria Australia

Religion and the paranormal
6th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 754 views. 4 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know.
In order to properly understand how much of an influence religion can have on paranormal investigator and how they interpret activity, we first have to have a better understanding of religion itself and people's perception of it. How much of an influence does religion have on the way we investigate the paranormal?

The ladies of paranormal's past
6th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 856 views. 0 comments. Conversations with a paranormal investigator, General, Famous Paranormal Cases.
While when we reflect on paranormal research from the past, people often mention names like Price and Holzer. There were however some amazing females behind the pursuit of paranormal research during the same eras that don't get nearly enough recognition for their work and the part they had in bringing paranormal research to the forefront of the public.