Ghosts and Olympian Gods
Half the World's Population Believe in Ghosts.

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Dec
01
Photo image of figure of goddess Minerva, Bath City Museum.

Olympian Goddesses and Gods. Who Did You Meet Today?

Day to day, face-to-face most people don't include God in their response to a conversation question: "Who did you meet today?" God should do interviews. Or will He let the foolish rich ruin beautiful earth?
5 min read
Nov
27
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On What Happened to the Richest Man in History

In ancient times, when people wanted to know what the Gods thought about wishes they consulted an oracle. The richest man in history, King Croesus proved answers work best if you're not stupid.
4 min read
Nov
27
Photo image of crowds of people on a road crossing.

Olympian Gods. Archetypes of the Unconscious. Or Appalled Observers in an AI Age?

Do Olympian Gods move us through the day-to-day of life? Drive our choice of cola? Is life's daily soap their eternal drama? Or are we free to "win big" or screw things up for ourselves?
6 min read
Nov
14
Winchester Cathedral Ghosts, with Margo Williams

Winchester Cathedral Ghosts, with Margo Williams

Winchester Cathedral stands on or near the site of a Roman shrine to Diana, a goddess associated with forests and wild animals. Paranormalists say she is responsible for the ghost of the mysterious marble tomb.
5 min read
Nov
03
Photo images of Nick Hammond and Margo Williams

Assistant to a Ghost Hunter

“Want to come and release a ghost?” asked Margo Williams. Most days that’s what she did. She pulled on anorak, grabbed bag stuffed with wads of paper, pencils, sharpener and a thermos. Off out in search of the unlucky dead trapped in a haunting.
6 min read
Oct
31
Photo image of people crossing a road.

Ghosts and Olympian Gods

How not to become a ghost.
6 min read
Oct
30
Photo image of St Boniface Church, Bonchurch. Isle of Wight.

Bonchurch Old Church. Ghosts of the Isle of Wight, with Margo Williams.

St Boniface church in Bonchurch is among the smallest in the island. A ghost sometimes is glimpsed, and more unwelcomely felt. From time to time members of the living congregation experience the presence, quite literally hands-on.
5 min read
Oct
30
Photo image of Tintagel Castle, Cornwall

Tintagel. Ghosts of Destiny and Desire, with Margo Williams.

Tintagel is forever linked with King Arthur and Druid Merlin. Legend claimed it was here he magicked Uther's enemy Gorlias into his likeness to fool wife Queen Igraine. From lovemaking a child was born, Arthur.
7 min read
Oct
29
Photo image of the Longstone, Mottistone, Isle of Wight.

Longstone, Mottistone. Ghosts of the Isle of Wight, with Margo Williams

The oldest human-made structure on the Isle of Wight, Mottistone's Longstone proves our belief in ghosts dates back to the Age of the Pyramids. And probably long before.
6 min read
Oct
29
Photo image of Swainston manor chapel, Swainston Isle of Wight.

Swainston Manor, Ghosts of the Isle of Wight, with Margo Williams.

Science's human origin story, beyond Big Bang locates us somewhere in a Black Hole in maybe a multiverse. White Holes and Wormholes exist. Surprisingly one of which can be found on the Calbourne Road to Carisbrooke.
6 min read