Old photographs of Mediums
I love old photographs of mediums, they’re usually so beautiful. The pictures below are from The Perfect Medium: Photography and the Occult. This one is from 1921, the photographer was Stavel…
Ghostwriter and Ghost: The Strange Case of Pearl Curran & Patience Worth
In early 20th-century St. Louis, Pearl Curran claimed to have conjured a long-dead New England puritan named Patience Worth through a Ouija board. Although mostly unknown today, the resulting books, poems, and plays that Worth 'dictated' to Curran earned great praise at the time. Ed Simon investigates the curious and nearly forgotten literary fruits of a “ghost” and her ghostwriter.