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Month: July 2011

Diagnostic Criteria of Asperger’s Disorder

I thought this was an incredibly interesting bit of information, especially for parents who must have their children diagnosed. This is from the web site: http://www.aspergers.com. A direct link to this information will be pasted below: DSM-IV DIAGNOSTIC CRITERIA FOR…

Does My Child Have Autism?

There is no easy answer and parents should expect far more than a single trip to the doctor to obtain a thorough answer. Autism does have some obvious symptoms as well as obscure ones, but they all require observation by…

Are Ghosts Energy?

This article is a reprint from The Hauntmasters Club, a link is provided below. I thought it was incredibly interesting and wanted to syndicate: The composition of ghosts has been debated since the philosophy of spiritualism began in the 1840s….

The Winchester Mystery Mansion

This elaborate and bizarre estate is outside of San Jose in California. The home was constructed by Sarah Winchester, heiress to the Winchester arms fortune. It is a vivid and lasting example of how a grieving person can be manipulated….

“Wither” Now Out!

Phillip Moore is the world’s most successful skeptic. He’s made it a personal mission to debunk the paranormal world and it has paid of handsomely. With millions of books sold and a global following, he has had his choice of…

Phantom Hitckhikers

Every region has it’s own particular version of this tale. It has became one of the most common urban legends, globally, today. It doesn’t matter where you go or who you speak with, everyone knows of a phantom hitchhiker. There’s…

Strange Places- Centrilia, PA

If you’ve seen the movie “Silent Hill,” you witnessed a current ghost town that was once prosperous and populated. What you may not know is this seemingly fictional town actually exists. “Silent Hill,” the town, was modeled after Centralia, Pennsylvania….

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The Moon Sees Me Giveaway

Here’s the button if you would like to enter for a giveaway of my novel, The Moon Sees Me.   Goodreads Book Giveaway The Moon Sees Me by L. Chambers-Wright Giveaway ends August 10, 2011. See the giveaway details at…

The Black Gash Now Out!

The paranormal thriller The Black Gash is now available at Smashwords and soon to be available at Amazon and B&N. Here’s the synopsis and the link: Ash volunteered for the courthouse reorganization to gain a few credits for college, he’s…

The Sultan’s Palace, New Orleans, LA

This little discussed structure is still a mystery today. This home in the old part of the city was owned by the Le Prete family through the Nineteenth Century. Since this was merely a second home for the family, they…