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Big Seance Podcast

Patrick Keller, of BigSéance.com, invites you to join an open discussion on all things paranormal, but specifically topics like ghosts & hauntings, paranormal research, spirit communication, psychics & mediums, and life after death. The candles are already lit, so come on in and join the séance!

Episodes

  • Everyday Intuition with Slade Roberson - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #148

    Aug 23 2019

      Slade Roberson, professional intuitive, author, and host of the Shift Your Spirits Podcast, returns to the parlor. In Part 1 he shares tales of living in a haunted house growing up. In Part 2 he offers intuitive counseling to a listener, a clinical counselor,  with questions about intuition and trauma. Visit BigSeance.com/148 for more.   Other Listening Options Direct Download Link   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro :49 Pouring the tea! Today I’m drinking Wind Dancer tea by the spo...more

  • Paranormal Social Work with Barb Huyser - Big Seance Podcast #147

    Jul 30 2019

    Barb Huyser, founder of Small Town Ghosts has been investigating the paranormal since she was a graduate student in 1977. She and her team approach crossover work with something she calls paranormal social work. In this episode you'll hear about the haunting of "Rhoda's House" in one of the greatest stories ever told on the podcast. Visit BigSeance.com/147 for more info.    Other Listening Options Direct Download Link   In this episode: This episode of The Big Seance Podcast is sponsored by Nu...more

  • Ouija at the Haunted Lemp Mansion with Karen A. Dahlman - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #146

    Jul 14 2019

    After a paranormal weekend at the Haunted America Conference, Karen A. Dahlman joins Patrick for an overnight Ouija session and a creepy exploration through the dark corridors of the haunted Lemp Mansion in Saint Louis, Missouri. Visit BigSeance.com/146 for more info.   Other Listening Options Direct Download Link   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:11 We have new listeners! Welcome! And let us know how you found us! 1:54 Pouring the tea! Today I'm drinking Calming the Storm tea by t...more

  • The Enfield Poltergeist Tapes - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #145

    Jun 27 2019

    What really happened during the Enfield Poltergeist investigation conducted by Maurice Grosse and Guy Lyon Playfair from 1977 to 1978? Were the voices from Janet Hodgeson real? Just how much was Ed and Lorraine Warren involved? And was the case anything like the Conjuring 2 film portrayed it? Dr. Melvyn Willin digitized the tapes that haven’t been heard in forty years and compiled the transcriptions into his brand new book, The Enfield Poltergeist Tapes: One of the most disturbing cases in hist...more

  • Sandra Champlain of We Don't Die - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #144

    Jun 12 2019

    Sandra Champlain, author and host of We Don't Die Radio, shares her journey from the fear of dying to a passion for sharing the news that we all survive death. Plus amazing stories of seances and physical mediumship! Visit BigSeance.com/144 for more info. Other Listening Options Direct Download Link   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:08 Sandra Champlain’s Bio 1:50 Pouring the tea! Today I'm drinking "Warrior Tea" by the sponsor of today’s episode, Nuwati Herbals. 2:40 Welcome to th...more

  • August Goforth and The Risen Dialogues - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #143

    May 28 2019

    August Goforth is a licensed psychotherapist and spirit medium. He shares the dialogues between co-author and late partner, Timothy Gray, along with a multitude of spirit beings, from the book The Risen: Dialogues of Love, Grief & Survival Beyond Death. Visit BigSeance.com/143 for more info.  Other Listening Options Direct Download Link   In this episode: This episode of The Big Seance Podcast is sponsored by Nuwati Herbals – “Herbal Remedies from Mother Earth.” Visit NuwatiHerbals.com and us...more

  • Techniques for Clearing a Space of Unwanted Energy or Spirit Visitors - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #142

    May 15 2019

    Former guests and listeners of the show share their tips and techniques for clearing a space of funky energy or removing unwanted spirit visitors. Visit BigSeance.com/142 for more info. Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link In this episode: Intro :00 Is there one correct way to clear or cleanse a space of nasty funky energy or spirit visitors? Of course not! :52 Pouring the tea! Today I'm drinking "Walk in Balance" herbal tea by ...more

  • Bind Trump Spell and Magic for the Resistance with Michael M. Hughes - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #141

    May 01 2019

    After the 2016 Presidential Election in the US, Michael M. Hughes created a spell to bind Donald Trump. Witches and magic practitioners jumped on board, the mass media took notice, and it went viral internationally. Michael has a new book, "Magic for the Resistance: Rituals and Spells for Change." Visit BigSeance.com/141 for more info.  Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode: A heads up and an explanation of what...more

  • Paranormal Tourism and Ethics in the Field with Lacey Reinhardt - Big Seance Podcast #140

    Apr 08 2019

    Lacey Reinhardt is the owner and operator of Haunted STL Tours and the Host of the American Spirits Podcast. Patrick and Lacey discuss paranormal tourism, ethics and cultural sensitivity in the paranormal field, “ghost hunter” stereotypes, and so many delicious tangents! Visit BigSeance.com/140 for more info! Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:02 Welcome, Lacey Reinhardt! 1:35 I me...more

  • Responding to John Oliver Plus Desmond Cole Ghost Patrol - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #139

    Apr 02 2019

    Listeners respond to episode 137 where Patrick discusses comedian John Oliver's rant on psychic mediums. Our most recent guest, International Spiritual Medium Barrie John responds as well. Plus the debut appearance of Dajon, our new 8-year-old book reviewer, on assignment with a review of the new series, Desmond Cole Ghost Patrol. Visit BigSeance.com/139 for more info. Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode: Intr...more

  • International Spiritual Medium Barrie John - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #138

    Mar 24 2019

    A conversation with International Spiritual Medium, Barrie John, on topics such as the Ouija board, his supportive upbringing, the loss of beloved pets, the use of cards in mediumship, his work with trance and physical mediumship, health of the mind body and spirit, contacting deceased loved ones, and dealing with attachments, among other topics. Visit BigSeance.com/138 for more info. Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In th...more

  • John Oliver on Psychics - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #137

    Mar 08 2019

    English comedian and political commentator John Oliver recently went on a skeptic rant about psychic mediums in his HBO series, Last Week Tonight. Are psychics offended? Were you offended? Should we be? Does he have valid points? I'd love to know your thoughts. Visit BigSeance.com/137 for more info.   Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode: Intro :00 A recent rant by John Oliver offended your host, Patrick Keller....more

  • Dead of Winter Festival and American Hauntings LIVE - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #136

    Feb 18 2019

    Patrick takes you on a road trip to Troy Taylor’s Dead of Winter Festival for 2019. Interviews of Sarah Hyatt, Corey Schjoth, and Jason Haxton, author of The Dibbuk Box which inspired the 2012 film, The Possession. Also, the LIVE recording of an episode of the American Hauntings Podcast! Visit BigSeance.com/136 for more info. Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode: Intro :00 I attended Troy Taylor’s Dead of Winte...more

  • Haunted Healthcare with Richard Estep - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #135

    Feb 01 2019

    A fascinating discussion with Richard Estep on paranormal experiences and hauntings from hospital hallways, operating rooms, and ambulance rides. You'll hear some great bonus discussions on haunted schools, the fear of death, and why staircases fascinate us! Visit BigSeance.com/135 for more info! Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro :50 Can you help a friend subscribe to the show? Or m...more

  • Listener Feedback, Past Lives and Reincarnation, PLUS Dena DeCastro - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #134

    Jan 15 2019

    In this special listener feedback episode, Patrick digs into listener emails, Apple Podcast reviews, PLUS discussion on past lives and reincarnation with Simon Bown and Claire Broad, and your 2019 astrological forecast with Dena DeCastro! Visit BigSeance.com/134 for more info. Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode: Intro :00 A voicemail and a question from Meredith. “If death is an illusion, how do you explain r...more

  • Metaphysical and Spiritual Counseling with Amber Choisella - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #133

    Dec 29 2018

    A fun conversation with Amber Choisella, who is a psychic medium, therapist, and a spiritual development mentor. Hear the childhood experiences that led to her understanding the benefits of counseling. Get ready to "Blossom and Rise." Visit BigSeance.com/133 for more info.  Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:01 Psychic medium Amber Choisella can be found at BlossomAndRise.com and F...more

  • Straight Dudes! Get Thyself to a Spirit Triangle! - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #132

    Dec 12 2018

    Where are the straight men in the metaphysical and spiritual communities? Previous guests, Ash Riley of InMySacredSpace.com and Slade Roberson of the Shift Your Spirits Podcast, join Patrick in a roundtable (ahem - triangle table) discussion of a rarely approached topic! Visit BigSeance.com/132 for more info! Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:00 Some improvements, thanks to Patreo...more

  • A Medical Intuitive Reading by Terry Andersen - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #131

    Nov 26 2018

    Have you ever wondered what it’s like to get a medical intuitive reading? If so, this episode is for you! Patrick shares the audio of his mother's reading by previous guest and medical intuitive, Terry Andersen. Visit BigSeance.com/131 for more info. Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode:  Intro :00 Terry Andersen is a psychic medium and medical intuitive who I sat down with in episode 129. After that interview,...more

  • True Crime and Paranormal with the Living Dead Girls - Big Seance Podcast #130

    Nov 13 2018

    True crime and the paranormal are our topics in this episode, as Patrick sits down with Leslie and Kat, co-hosts of the brand new Living Dead Girls Podcast! We also discuss how spooky and creeptastic Buffalo, New York is, the murderino community and its role in unsolved murders, the haunting in Connecticut, and more! Visit BigSeance.com/130 for more!  Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode:  Episode Teaser :00 In...more

  • Medical Intuitive and Psychic Medium Terry Andersen - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #129

    Oct 22 2018

    A traumatic experience in 1986 changed psychic medium and medical intuitive Terry Andersen's life forever! She shares wisdom on medical intuition, positive precognition, remote viewing, time travel, and her passion for training and education! Visit BigSeance.com/129 for more info. Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode:  Episode Teaser :00 Intro :55 A sudden violent near death event caused Terry Andersen to have a...more

  • Venus Retrograde and Astrologer Dena DeCastro - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #128

    Oct 03 2018

    Venus Retrograde is coming! Astrologer Dena DeCastro says it's time to turn inward for answers, and to reflect on things like the relationships, values, finances, and pleasures in your life. Find out what this means for you and the planet collectively. Visit BigSeance.com/128 for more info.  Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode:  Episode Teaser :00 Intro :55 Dr. Julia Mossbridge and Theresa Cheung, our guests f...more

  • The Premonition Code and the Science of Precognition with Dr. Julia Mossbridge and Theresa Cheung - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #127

    Sep 16 2018

    Can you learn the skill of precognition? Dr. Julia Mossbridge and Theresa Cheung say the answer is yes, and being a "positive precog" can benefit your daily life. Plus what does the afterlife have to do with vegetable soup? Listen to find out! Visit BigSeance.com/127 for more info. Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode:  Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:11 Introducing the book, The Premonition Code: The Science of Pre...more

  • The 20 Paranormal and Metaphysical Books You Must Read - Big Seance Podcast #126

    Sep 01 2018

    In this episode, Patrick takes you on a field trip through his paranormal and metaphysical library, plus he leaves you with a whopping list of the 20 Paranormal and Metaphysical Books that are fit for any paranerd! Visit BigSeance.com/126 for more info. Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode:  Intro :00 Welcome to my library! :40 Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin, the fiction series that started my journey in...more

  • Slade Roberson of Shift Your Spirits - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #125

    Aug 01 2018

    Slade Roberson is a professional intuitive counselor, author, and producer & host of the Shift Your Spirits Podcast. He joins Patrick in the parlor to discuss his origin story, reconnecting with spirituality, the fantastic titles from his archives, his thoughts on spirit guides, and the 2-part Stranger Angels podcast episodes that you MUST check out! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.    Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In...more

  • Psychic Medium Kristy Robinett and Journey to the Afterlife - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #124

    Jul 19 2018

    Psychic Medium Kristy Robinett returns to the parlor to share experiences and stories from her new book, Journey to the Afterlife: Comforting Messages & Lessons from Loved Ones in Spirit. We talk about Heaven, Hell, and everything in between! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode:  Episode Teaser :00 Intro :58 Remember previous guest, Danielle M. Holdman from episodes 90 and 9...more

  • Haunted America Conference 2018 - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #123

    Jul 04 2018

    Patrick's coverage of the 2018 Haunted America Conference! Appearances by the band Sunspot and the See You On the Other Side Podcast, Troy Taylor, Lisa Taylor-Horton, Cody Beck and the American Hauntings Podcast, Jennifer Jones and The Dead History, Missouri State Penitentiary, Sarah Soderlund, Luke Naliborski, Rob Garcia and the 1858 Garnett House Hotel, Sherri Brake and Haunted Heartland Tours, Darla Moore of Darla Tours, April Slaughter, Haunted Atchison Kansas, Kari Bergen and Ephemera Obsc...more

  • Australia's Anne and Renata on Ghost Tours, Seances, and Table Tipping - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #122

    Jun 22 2018

    Patrick travels one day into the future to talk to Australia's Anne Rzechowicz and Renata Daniel about ghost tours, seances, table tipping, gadgets, and some of the hottest paranormal spots in Australia, including the Maitland Gaol and Q Station, Manly! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode:  Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:00 Due to Patreon supporters, old episode of The Big Seance Podcast just got way easier to find and search for! 1:33 Introducing Renata and Anne! 3:13 Anne Rzechow...more

  • Medium Marion Hover Returns - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #121

    Jun 07 2018

    UK platform medium, Marion Hover, returns to the parlor to give us an update on some exciting changes in her paranormal world since we last talked. Hear of visiting spirit children, being pushed to the floor by unseen hands, and learn why being a medium is both a blessing and a curse. Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode:  Episode Teaser :00 Intro :54 The Big Seance Podcast is now on Patreon, which is a way to join your favorite creator's community and help them to make content ...more

  • Joni Mayhan, EVP, and Haunted New Harmony - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #120

    May 31 2018

    Author and Paranormal Investigator, Joni Mayhan, shares what it's like to grow up as a sensitive, and her favorite stories from her Haunted New Harmony Ghost Walk and Investigations! Plus hear four great EVP samples from Joni's collection! For more info, visit BigSeance.com.   In this episode:  Episode Teaser :00 Intro :54 The Bio. Welcome to the parlor, Joni Mayhan! 1:28 Joni refers to herself as a “sensitive”. What’s a sensitive and what is it like? And why not the term, “medium?” 3:50 Readin...more

  • A Special Listener Feedback Episode PLUS Karen A. Dahlman - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #119

    May 24 2018

    In this special listener feedback episode, Patrick shares and discusses Apple Podcast reviews, listener emails, Big Seance Parlor happenings, PLUS we get to catch up with Ouija expert Karen A. Dahlman! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode:  Intro :00 Some updates and a look at what’s ahead in this special Listener Feedback Episode! :38 Apple Podcasts/iTunes reviews! 2:19 Catching up on listener emails! 6:03 Jamie-Leigh sent me an email that inspired a fun conversation with one o...more

  • Messages from the Divine with Sara Wiseman - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #118

    Apr 30 2018

    Sara Wiseman returns to the parlor to talk about her brand new book, Messages from the Divine: Wisdom for the Seeker's Soul. And you won't want to miss the sequel to Sara's bat story, "The Lady with the Green Purse." Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode:  Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:00 Thanks for the Listener Feedback! Want to be a part of a future Listener Feedback Episode? Learn how by going to BigSeance.com/Feedback. 1:33 Please subscribe to the show! 2:32 Don’t forget to list...more

  • Marty Rosenblatt on Consciousness, Precognition, and Remote Viewing - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #117

    Apr 13 2018

    Marty Rosenblatt organizes Intuitive Investing and Applied Intuition Workshops teaching Associative Remote Viewing (ARV) for predicting future event-outcomes, and he’s the President and COO of the Applied Precognition Project (APP). Learn what souls, telepathy and precognition have in common, and why "Consciousness is Fundamental." Visit BigSeance.com for more info.    In this episode:  Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:14 Remembering Guy Lyon Playfair (1935 - 2018) 1:49 Marty Rosenblatt’s Bio & pouri...more

  • The Haunted Orphanage at Belvoir Winery - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #116

    Mar 26 2018

    Coverage of Patrick’s road trip and overnight stay at the haunted Odd Fellows Home Orphanage, now known as Belvoir Winery! Plus an in-person interview from the The 1900 Room of Belvoir, with owner Jesse Leimkuehler, who shares some of the history and hauntings, and isn’t afraid to dish about the behind the scenes secrets from the Ghost Hunters and Ghost Adventures investigations! For more info visit BigSeance.com.   In this episode: Intro :00 Come along with me on a road trip to Belvoir Winery ...more

  • Mitchell Coombes, Australia's Favorite Medium - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #115

    Mar 08 2018

    Patrick sits down with Australia's favorite psychic medium, Mitchell Coombes, about his book Sensing Spirit, and what it's like to receive messages from the Other Side! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:35 What do you think about the sneak peek/teasers at the beginning of the episodes? We went old school today, just for Mitchell, who was a fan of the "old" sneak peek/teaser. 2:08 Mitchell gave me an unexpected reading when my late grandfather showe...more

  • Phantasmagoria Photography with Corey Schjoth - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #114

    Feb 26 2018

    Corey Schjoth of Phantasmagoria Photography shares his passion for historic and haunted landscapes, as well as his inspiration, infrared photography, and his favorite locations! Be sure to check the show notes at BigSeance.com for photos that are discussed in this episode.   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:16 Welcome Corey Schjoth to the parlor! His bio! 1:49 Pouring Corey some coffee 4:20 What does "phantasmagoria" mean, anyway? 5:30 Corey’s contemporary but genuine approach to pho...more

  • The Ghost Studies with Brandon Massullo - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #113

    Feb 01 2018

    What is a ghost? And what causes a haunting? Parapsychologist Brandon Massullo shares theories and perspectives from his new book, The Ghost Studies. Plus a discussion of Resonance, EMF, and Environmental Sensitivity! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro :59 Please welcome Brandon Massullo to the parlor! 1:32 Pouring the tea (or scotch on the rocks) and an introduction of Brandon’s new book, The Ghost Studies: New Perspectives on the Origins of Paranorm...more

  • Astrology and What's Ahead for 2018 - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #112

    Jan 17 2018

    Astrologer Dena DeCastro returns to give us a forecast of what's ahead for 2018. Is synchronicity behind the sex scandals and other developing scandals and stories around the world? And two listeners receive their own readings! Visit BigSeance.com for more info!   Other Android OptionsListen in Spotify Listen in Stitcher Listen in iHeart Radio Direct Download Link   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro :55 Astrologer Extraordinaire, Dena DeCastro stops by the parlor!! 1:30 Pouring the tea...more

  • Tim Prasil Returns with More Ghost Reports - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #111

    Dec 30 2017

    A familiar voice returns to the show! Tim Prasil shares more ghost reports from the project that is now the book, Spectral Edition: Ghost Reports from U.S. Newspapers, 1865-1917. For more info visit BigSeance.com.   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro :42 Welcome back, Tim Prasil! 1:15 Tim’s first appearance on the podcast was Episode #22 in 2014.  More background on Tim and how the audio versions of his Spectral Edition reports became a regular segment here on The Big Seance Podcast for ...more

  • Grief Dreams with Joshua Black - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #110

    Dec 10 2017

    Joshua Black, one of the leading academic researchers of dreams and the deceased, talks to Patrick about grief dreams, including the categories of visitations and precognition. Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro :38 You can now find the show in Spotify! How did YOU find us? Please let me know! 1:12 Welcome to our guest, Joshua Black! 2:20 Joshua had his first grief dream after his father’s death. He still has them regularly. 4:53 Researching Grief Dre...more

  • Annie Mattingley and the After Death Chronicles - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #109

    Nov 22 2017

    An interview with Annie Mattingley on her book, The After Death Chronicles: True Stories of Comfort, Guidance and Wisdom from Beyond the Veil. Even after the devastating loss of Annie's daughter, she continues to communicate with her from the Other Side. Visit BigSeance.com for more info!   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro :26 Annie Mattingley’s bio 1:00 Pouring an iced peppermint tea with Annie! 2:16 Annie received praise from THE Dr. Raymond Moody for her book, The After Death Chroni...more

  • Halloween Withdrawal and a LIVE Report from Trick-or-Treating - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #108

    Nov 13 2017

    Are you suffering from Halloween Withdrawal? This episode, with a LIVE report from Trick-or-Treating and a special Faust family interview, will keep you engrossed in the holiday for just a bit longer before it's gone for another year! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro :53 Do you ever experience Halloween Withdrawal? The season may be over, but we’re going to delay Halloween’s exit and enjoy it for just a bit longer! 1:26 LIVE Report from Trick-or-Tre...more

  • Answers from Heaven with Theresa Cheung and Claire Broad - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #107

    Oct 25 2017

    Theresa Cheung and "the honest medium", Claire Broad, return to the parlor, this time to discuss the brand new book they've co-authored, titled Answers from Heaven: Incredible True Stories of Heavenly Encounters and the Afterlife. This episode will make you smile and giggle! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:13 Listener Feedback from Leslie 1:48 Looking for some Halloween content? Have you heard past episodes devoted to Halloween? Check out BigSean...more

  • Physicians' Untold Stories with Dr. Scott J. Kolbaba - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #106

    Oct 12 2017

    Dr. Scott J. Kolbaba shares wisdom and stories from his book, Physicians' Untold Stories: Miraculous Experiences Doctors Are Hesitant to Share with Their Patients, or Anyone! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro :46 Patrick has a BIG Announcement! 1:20 Meet Dr. Scott J. Kolbaba, MD! 3:18 The process Dr. Kolbaba went through to compile the stories for his book, Physicians’ Untold Stories: Miraculous Experiences Doctors Are Hesitant to Share with Their Pa...more

  • Dominic Parker, the Creator of the Am I Psychic App - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #105

    Oct 05 2017

    Joining Patrick in the parlor this week is Dominic Parker, the creator of the Am I Psychic? mobile app that’s bringing parapsychology into the 21st Century! It’s a legitimate psychological study that users can participate in while playing! Plus random number generators, and parapsychology as a study! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.    In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro :27 Dominic Parker’s Bio 1:00 Dominic is the creator of the Am I Psychic? mobile app! 3:26 If you choose, you can hav...more

  • The Last Night in the Haunted Mansion - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #104

    Oct 02 2017

    In this BONUS episode, Patrick shares the deliciously spooky dream that he woke up to on October 1st. It involves a haunted mansion and a possessed, driverless car! Happy October!   Additional music in this episode is from Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/   Record your voice feedback directly from your device on my SpeakPipe page! Call the show at (775) 583-5563 (or 7755-TELL-ME). I would love...more

  • Vibrational Healing for an Empowered Life - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #103

    Sep 23 2017

    What is an energy healer? And are chakras real? Psychic medium and author, Karen Frazier, shares wisdom from her brand new book, "Higher Vibes Toolbox: Vibrational Healing for an Empowered Life." Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro :32 Welcome back, Karen Frazier! 1:06 Karen’s Bio 2:07 Karen has a new book called Higher Vibes Toolbox: Vibrational Healing for an Empowered Life. 4:01 What exactly is an Energy Healer? Empowering YOU! 7:33 Singing Bowls a...more

  • Travis Sanders on Psychic Kids, Spiritualism, and Support for Millennials - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #102

    Sep 07 2017

    Clairvoyant medium, Travis Sanders, sits down with Patrick for a conversation about psychic kids, Spiritualism, and support for today's young people. Plus his book, I Am Psychic, So Are You!: A Clairvoyant Handbook. Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:18 Welcome to the parlor, Travis Sanders! 3:09 Travis was featured on Psychic Kids with Chip Coffey when he was 19, but he was working as a medium even before that. 5:08 Growing up psychic and getti...more

  • Looking Back on 100 Episodes with a Special Cheesecake - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #101

    Aug 25 2017

    Join Patrick as we look back on over 3 years and 100 episodes of The Big Seance Podcast. Plus bloopers, funny moments, and the top 6 all-time most popular episodes. Visit BigSeance.com for more info.    In this episode: (more detailed show notes coming soon) Listener feedback from Susan :00 Intro :15 Have a cheesecake with Patrick, just like the Golden Girls! :50 How Patrick became a paranerd. 2:47 Marilyn Painter 7:55 ATransC, EVP, and Randall Keller 16:30 Jim Harold - Patrick Shifted his focu...more

  • Grant Wilson of Ghost Hunters - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #100

    Aug 10 2017

    Grant Wilson of Syfy's Ghost Hunters joins Patrick to discuss the TAPS influence on the world and the paranormal community. Join us for a very special 100th episode! Visit BigSeance.com for more info!   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:15 Grant Wilson has been on Patrick's bucket list of guests for quite a while now! He is co-founder of The Atlantic Paranormal Society (TAPS), and an original cast member and Co-Producer of Syfy's Ghost Hunters. 1:49 Pour the tea and please welc...more

  • Tim Shaw on Spiritualism, Paranormal Tech, and the C2D1 Haunting - The Big Seance Podcast #99

    Jul 27 2017

    A candid conversation with author, paranormal investigator, and Spiritualist minister, Tim Shaw. Hear about everything from his fascinating childhood experiences at Lily Dale, to his research into the C2D1 Haunting! Visit BigSeance.com for more info!   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:45 Story Time! Can you believe it’s episode 99?! Is that possible? I’m excited to share episode 100, which will be with Grant Wilson from Syfy's Ghost Hunters! 2:20 Welcome Tim Shaw to the parlor...more

  • The Story Behind The Conjuring with Andrea Perron - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #98

    Jul 20 2017

    Andrea Perron, author and eldest daughter from the family depicted in the 2013 film, The Conjuring, shares her terrifying yet beautiful true story. Plus her beautiful trilogy, the truth about Bathsheba, responding to critics, and future films in the works! Visit BigSeance.com for more info!   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 2:14 Some background on The Conjuring, Andrea Perron’s trilogy - House of Darkness House of Light, and how it all influenced Patrick and BigSeance.com. 2:49 ...more

  • History Goes Bump Returns to Tempt the Spirits - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #97

    Jul 13 2017

    Diane and Denise of the History Goes Bump Podcast returns! Have they grown in their openness to tempt the spirits since their last visit? Are they having paranormal experiences? What have they been up to? And where are they going next? Visit BigSeance.com for more info.    In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:42 Some quick listener feedback! 2:15 Welcome back, Diane Student and Denise Moormeier, of the History Goes Bump Podcast! 3:05 The Spooktacular Crew and Meetups! A wonderfu...more

  • Haunted America Conference 2017 - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #96

    Jun 29 2017

    Patrick's coverage of the 2017 Haunted America Conference in Alton, Illinois. Appearances by April Slaughter, Adam Drendel, Robb Demarest, Traveling Museum of the Paranormal and the Occult, Sarah Soderlund, Rosemary Ellen Guiley, and the History Goes Bump Podcast! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode:  Episode Teaser :00 Intro :20 On our way to the 2017 Haunted America Conference! :55 I know not everyone can attend events like this, so that’s why I like to bring it to you...more

  • How to Live with a Psychic with Crystal Hope Reed - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #95

    Jun 15 2017

    Author Crystal Hope Reed discusses the many challenges that one might deal with when learning to live with a developing psychic, plus her book, How to Live with a Psychic: Your Guide for Maintaining a Happy Relationship when Someone You Love Gets Weird, which may be one of the only books written from this perspective. Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:40 Voice Feedback from Amber 2:14 Welcome, Crystal Hope Reed! 2:53 Crystal’s Bio 4:00 P...more

  • Dreams and Dream Interpretation with Ashley Riley - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #94

    Jun 01 2017

    Patrick sits down for a chat with old friend and Intuitive Personal Development Mentor, Ashley Riley, on Dreams, Dream Interpretation, and her other work at InMySacredSpace.com. Plus, she interprets a fascinating dream for a listener! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.     In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:31 Welcome, Ashley Riley! 2:05 Ashley’s Bio 3:10 Ashley’s an old friend going back to the beginning of my blogging days. 4:17 Ashley’s blog and site, InMySacredSpace.com ...more

  • Jenniffer Weigel on Psychics, Healers, and Mediums - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #93

    May 25 2017

    Award winning journalist and author, Jenniffer Weigel, shares stories from her book, Psychics, Healers, and Mediums: A Journalist, a Road Trip, and Voices from the Other Side. Plus, was Patrick contacted by Whitney Houston? Visit BigSeance.com for more info. In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:35 Did Whitney Houston get in contact with Patrick? An experience after watching an episode of Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry. 2:09 Jenniffer Weigel joins us in the parlor! She’s an Aw...more

  • Troy Taylor on the Rise of the Spirit World and the Birth of the Modern Ghost Hunter - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #92

    May 11 2017

    Join Patrick as author Troy Taylor takes us back to the rise of Spiritualism, and a discussion on what influenced our current paranormal and ghost hunting culture. Plus, what can we look forward to seeing at the 2017 Haunted America Conference? Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   Pssst… Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:45 Troy Taylor returns! He's a researcher of history, crime, and the supernatural and the author of at le...more

  • Tips for Connecting with Your Spirit Guides with Danielle M. Holdman Part 2 - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #91

    May 04 2017

    Part TWO of a conversation with self-proclaimed personal, business, and spiritual alchemist, Danielle M. Holdman. She’s also the host of The Coaching Parlour Podcast. Hear tips on connecting with spirit guides, and a message from Danielle's own guides, with assistance from oracle and tarot cards. Visit BigSeance.com for more info!     Pssst… Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode:   Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:51 Make sure you’ve listened to Part 1/Episode 9...more

  • Spirit Guides, Ancestors, and Being an Alchemist with Danielle M Holdman Part 1 - Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #90

    Apr 28 2017

    Part ONE of a conversation with self-proclaimed personal, business, and spiritual alchemist, Danielle M. Holdman. She's also the host of The Coaching Parlour Podcast. We talk spirit guides, ancestors, and bridging the gap between the practical and the spiritual. Visit BigSeance.com for more!      Pssst… Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:45 Welcome, Danielle M. Holdman! 2:20 Danielle’s BIO 3:35 Coffee Talk 5:00 The trad...more

  • Capturing Spiritualism Through Photography with Shannon Taggart - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #89

    Mar 30 2017

    Researcher and photojournalist, Shannon Taggart, shares stories from her 16 years of photographing Spiritualism for a project called SÉANCE: Spiritualist Ritual and the Search for Ectoplasm. For more info visit BigSeance.com.  Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!     Check out Shannon's work as you listen - SÉANCE: Spiritualist Ritual and the Search for Ectoplasm   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:40 Welcome, Shannon Taggart! 2:12 Shannon’s Bio 3:53 ...more

  • Katie and Ty from the Haunt ME Paranormal Web Series - The Big Seance Podcast #88

    Mar 16 2017

    Patrick chats in the parlor with Katie Webb and Ty Gowen from Haunt ME, the paranormal web series. Get a sneak peek at Season 4, which drops on May 1st! Plus, hear about the use of tarot and altars in paranormal investigations, and some of the haunts from the great state of Maine! Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!     In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:45 Welcome, NEW Paranerds! Don’t forget to check out and join our ...more

  • Nicholas Pearson on the Spiritual Powers and Teachings of Stones and Crystals - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #87

    Mar 03 2017

    Do you collect crystals? Do you really know about the power of each stone? Do you keep them under your pillow? Patrick has a nerdy conversation with Nicholas Pearson, author of The Seven Archetypal Stones: Their Spiritual Powers and Teachings. Visit BigSeance.com for more info. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Voice Feedback from Eden :00 Episode Teaser :33 Intro 2:05 Viola Davis’ Oscar Acceptance Speech 2:37 Welcome to the parlor, Nich...more

  • The Amazing Karl Pfeiffer - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #86

    Feb 17 2017

    An interview with Karl Pfeiffer, the multitalented photographer, novelist, and ghost hunter. We cover his time on Syfy's Ghost Hunters Academy, as well as his thoughts on paranormal TV. We bravely tackle the polarizing topic of orbs! Plus his experiences from leading ghost tours at the Stanley Hotel, and the inspiration for his photography! Visit BigSeance.com for more info. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!     In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:52 Po...more

  • Chip Coffey tells it like it is - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #85

    Feb 02 2017

    Psychic Medium Chip Coffey tells it like it is! Plus, waiting 9 years for a sign from his mother from the Afterlife, Psychic Kids, Paranormal State, disbelievers, communicating with celebrities, and why he is NOT Saint Chip of Georgia! Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:51 I finally cracked Chip Coffey! Thanks to those paranerds who contributed questions for this episode! 2:25 Ch...more

  • Uri Geller on the Declassified CIA Stargate Project Documents - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #84

    Jan 22 2017

    Uri Geller, one of the world's most investigated and celebrated mystifiers, in his first interview since the release of secret CIA "Stargate Project" documents which detail and report on the experiments involving his supernatural abilities. Plus being a spy, and his friendship with Michael Jackson. Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:58 Some background on Uri Geller, and how this ep...more

  • Roberta Grimes, Author and Afterlife Expert - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #83

    Jan 13 2017

    What happens when we die? What does Christianity get wrong, and what happens when we only look at the words of Jesus? Patrick sits down in the Big Seance parlor with author and afterlife expert, Roberta Grimes. Visit BigSeance.com for more info. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:30 Three Quick Things 2:02 Spectral Edition with Tim Prasil (Unsettling Settlers) 3:35 Bio for Roberta Grimes 7:03  Welcome, Roberta...more

  • What Brought You to The Big Seance in 2016 - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #82

    Jan 03 2017

    The interesting and funny search terms that brought people to The Big Seance in 2016, how to keep the paranormal alive in the middle of winter, PLUS a haunting in Room 144! Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Intro :00 Happy New Year! Getting back to the old routine! :43 The interesting and funny search terms that brought people to The Big Seance in the year 2016 2:09 Spectral Edition with Tim Prasil (Room ...more

  • Greg and Dana from the Traveling Museum of the Paranormal and the Occult - The Big Seance Podcast #81

    Dec 15 2016

    A fun conversation with Greg Newkirk and Dana Matthews, the weirdos behind Planet Weird, Week in Weird, and the Traveling Museum of the Paranormal & the Occult. Lots of talk about haunted objects and even Bigfoot! Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Episode Teaser :00 Intro 1:35 Meet Greg Newkirk and Dana Matthews! 2:09 Patrick met Greg and Dana at the Haunted America Conference this last summer! They were ...more

  • Parapsychology with Loyd Auerbach - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #80

    Dec 02 2016

    Parapsychologist, Loyd Auerbach, discusses the study of parapsychology, evaluating mediums using science, paranormal literature, and the Forever Family Association. Visit BigSeance.com for more. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:31 Some Thank Yous! 2:05 Mr. Loyd Auerbach’s bio! 5:57 What is parapsychology and what are the misconceptions? 8:11 ESP, PK, hauntings, and poltergeists. 11:40 What does a typical ...more

  • Wisdom from Theresa Cheung: Science Meets Spirit - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #79

    Nov 15 2016

    Experience the beautiful energy and wisdom of Theresa Cheung as she shares evidence that we are all spiritual beings having a spiritual experience, plus science, religion, and doubt! Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!     In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:58 Cool connections and what’s coming up later in the episode 2:31 Meet Theresa Cheung! 4:45 Inspiring video from Watkins Books 6:45 Teaming up with previous...more

  • Highlights from the 2016 Halloween Seance with Ouija Expert Karen A. Dahlman - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #78

    Oct 31 2016

    Join Patrick Keller as Ouija expert, Karen A. Dahlman, guides you through a Halloween seance! Many listener questions were answered, and as always, the energy was beautiful and incredibly positive! Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:50 The feedback from the full video version of this year’s Halloween Seance has been incredibly positive! Thank you! Here’s what you can expect in th...more

  • Jim Harold and True Ghost Stories Volume 5 - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #77

    Oct 20 2016

    Jim Harold, host of The Paranormal Podcast, on the inspiration to create and produce his popular Jim Harold's Campfire podcast, and a sneak peek at a few of the stories from his recently released book, True Ghost Stories: Jim Harold's Campfire Volume 5! Visit BigSeance.com for more info. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:52 Some updates: Facebook LIVE, Patrick’s stay at Lemp Mansion, Patrick’s Halloween Altar, and...more

  • Amy Bruni and Adam Berry: America's Favorite TV Ghost Hunters Talk About Kindred Spirits - The Big Seance Podcast #76

    Oct 12 2016

    Amy Bruni and Adam Berry, America's favorite TV Ghost Hunters, talk with Patrick Keller about their new project, Kindred Spirits on TLC. Plus their favorite paranormal tools, what makes them nerds, and putting a conspiracy theory to rest! Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 Intro 2:00 Welcome Amy Bruni and Adam Berry! 2:34 What do you drink when you’re sitting in a séance parlor? 3:15 ...more

  • Announcement: Submit your questions for the Halloween Seance with Karen A. Dahlman - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World

    Oct 10 2016

    Announcement! Submit Your Questions for the Halloween Seance with Karen A. Dahlman! Visit BigSeance.com/feedback. I have a brief announcement and reminder for you. You may be wondering why I showed up on your phone or in your app, without starting out with, “Big Seance Podcast episode… fill in the blank”. Well… It’s because you need to make sure you’re involved in our upcoming Halloween seance! I will be recording our Halloween seance with Ouija expert, Karen A. Dahlman and her board partner Ro...more

  • Chuck Gotski, Psychic Medium and Paranormal Investigator - The Big Seance Podcast #75

    Oct 06 2016

    Chuck Gotski, psychic medium, paranormal investigator, and co-host of Paranormal Underground Radio: In the Dark, shares his experiences with investigating the paranormal, and his recent journey of mediumship. Visit BigSeance.com for more info. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:53 Lot’s of stuff going on, plus listener feedback! 2:25 An update regarding the upcoming LIVE Seance with Karen A. Dahlman 4:05 Welco...more

  • The American Hauntings Fall Festival and the 15 Reasons to Befriend a Paranormal Nerd Today - The Big Seance Podcast #74

    Sep 29 2016

    Patrick's presentation from Troy Taylor's American Hauntings Fall Festival, Becoming a Paranerd: A Brief Tour Through My Paranormal World. Plus 15 Reasons to Befriend a Paranormal Nerd Today! Visit BigSeance.com for more info. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link! In this episode:  Intro :00 A Special Announcement! Mark your calendars, because Karen A. Dahlman, along with her board partner Rodney, will be joining me LIVE once again, but this time for a seance for th...more

  • Psychic Medium Chris Medina - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #73

    Sep 15 2016

    Patrick has a candid conversation with psychic medium Chris Medina on his mediumship, touring the country, some of his most memorable readings, and why he carries sage with him everywhere he goes! Visit BigSeance.com for full show notes. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode:    Episode Preview :00 Intro 2:05 Teacher Voice and Halloween Decorations 2:38 Patrick will soon be checking in to the haunted Lemp Mansion in St. Louis! 4:15 Patrick’s p...more

  • Kansas City Paranormal Conference 2016 - The Big Seance Podcast #72

    Aug 31 2016

    Check out Patrick's report from the Kansas City Paranormal Conference 2016, with interviews from 2 Guys in the Know, David Glidden, Brandon Callahan, Dusk 2 Dawn Paranormal, Josh Heard, and Frank J. Bennett. Plus, The Bells of St. Michael's. Visit BigSeance.com for show notes. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link! In this episode:  Intro :00 Looking back at KC Paracon 2016 :42 Bert Allen and Eric Earll, psychic mediums and spiritual healers from 2 Guys in the Know (2G...more

  • Marla Martenson and The Buddha Made Me Do It - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #71

    Aug 18 2016

    Marla Martenson, a professional matchmaker, embarked on a spiritual journey to enlightenment, and it all started with a Buddha statue. Plus, have you ever been beaten by bamboo? (On purpose?!) Marla has! Plenty of Ouija discussion in this episode as well. Visit BigSeance.com for more info.    Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:34 Quick report on Kansas City Paracon and my paranormal investigation of the Alexander M...more

  • Psychic Medium April Claxton and the Movement Within - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #70

    Aug 05 2016

    April Claxton is not your typical psychic medium. Learn about her journey, her spirit posse, reaching people on Facebook, addiction, what we experience on the Other Side, and a message to all psychic mediums! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!     In this episode:    Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:55 Back to work and the end of summer! 2:29 Patrick will be at two events coming up, including the American Hauntings 2016 Fall Fes...more

  • Tim Stevens, Writer and Director of The Resurrectionist - The Big Seance Podcast: My Paranormal World #69

    Jul 21 2016

    Tim Stevens fills us in on the inspiration behind his Southern Gothic Horror film, The Resurrectionist. Go behind the scenes of the movie's production and learn how you can support the art of independent film! Visit BigSeance.com for show notes. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:53 Announcements and Shoutouts! 2:27 BIG NEWS! Big Séance is now on iHeart Radio! 2:53 Patrick will be speaking at the American Haunt...more

  • Jason Kupzyk and the 2016 Kansas City Paranormal Conference - The Big Séance Podcast #68

    Jul 16 2016

    Jason Kupzyk, co-host of The Ectoplasm Show and founder of both the Mid-Continent Paranormal Research Society (MCPRS) and Kansas City Paracon, shares details about the topics, speakers, and what to expect at this year's conference! Visit BigSeance.com for more information.  Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!     In this episode: Intro :00 Pokemon GO - Are invisible monsters living in my house? :39 This week is a bonus episode, because I had the opportunity to ta...more

  • Haunted America Conference 2016: A Paranormal Community - The Big Séance Podcast #67

    Jul 06 2016

    Coverage of the gathering of America's original paranormal community: Troy Taylor's Haunted America Conference 2016 in Alton, Illinois. Hear from Sherri Brake, Greg Newkirk, Barb Huyser, Kari Bergen, Steve Litteral, Keith Age, and History Goes Bump! Visit BigSeance.com for more information.  Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!     In this episode: Intro :00 Join me on a field trip the the Haunted America Conference! :40 More about the conference, the speakers and...more

  • Reading In Your Dreams - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #66

    Jun 22 2016

    Are you able to read in your dreams? What does it mean? And is it paranormal? Patrick discusses the most popular blog post at BigSeance.com going back to 2012, including reader contributions and comments. For full show notes, visit BigSeance.com. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode:  Intro :00 Patrick reads Being Able To Read In Your Dreams, the most popular blog post to date at BigSeance.com. :40 The HU (pronounced “hue”) Technique for remembe...more

  • More Astrology with Dena DeCastro, PLUS Something Other than a Ghost - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #65

    Jun 10 2016

    What's in store for your summer and beyond? Dena DeCastro shares wisdom on Mars Retrograde, the Summer Solstice, the Saturn-Neptune Square, and the upcoming New and Full Moons! Also, Tim Prasil and Something Other than a Ghost. PLUS! Jason Hawes says no more Ghost Hunters on Syfy?! Visit BigSeance.com for more! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!     In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:35 Thank you for your support with voting for The Big Séance Podcast...more

  • Rosemary Ellen Guiley on the Djinn, Ouija, and Paranormal Research - The Big Séance Podcast #64

    Jun 02 2016

    Rosemary Ellen Guiley, leading expert in the paranormal and metaphysical field, shares her latest research on the Ouija, paranormal research, and why we need to know about the Djinn. Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode:    Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:39 A clip of an interview with Patrick Keller, circa. 1981. 2:13 Please welcome Rosemary Ellen Guiley to the parlor! 4:00 Rosemary’s Bio 6:25 Her favorite p...more

  • Podcast Awards Announcement! Daily Votes are Needed!

    May 30 2016

    Hey #Paranerds! As you may know, thanks to many of you, we have found our way onto the final slate of nominees for the Science and Medicine category of the People’s Choice Podcast Awards! It is such an honor to even be on that list, and I want to sincerely thank those of you who nominated us a while back.  Your help is needed, because votes from YOU, the listener, the #paranerd, will determine the winner. Voting is now open, and ends on June 12th. You can vote EVERY DAY by going to PodcastAwards...more

  • Karen Frazier's Passion for Writing and Her Journey to Health - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #63

    May 26 2016

    Karen Frazier, her passion for writing, her mediumship abilities, her journey to health, and behind-the-scenes stories from her show, Paranormal Underground Radio In the Dark. Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   Karen Frazier is the author of five paranormal/metaphysical books: Avalanche of Spirits: The Ghosts of Wellington, Dancing with the Afterlife, Pioneer Spirits: Investigating the Haunted Lewis County Historical Museum, Cr...more

  • The Haunting World of Artist Yosiell Lorenzo - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #62

    May 13 2016

    Drawing inspiration from childhood experiences, Victorian architecture, and Spiritualism, artist Yosiell Lorenzo transports us to a place where we witness the darker elements of the human condition and the mysteries of the supernatural world. Visit BigSeance.com for more info!  Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:40 Have you caught Tyler Henry in Hollywood Medium on the E! network? It’s time for me to cut the cord on...more

  • Mars Retrograde and a Failed Ghost Hunt - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #61

    Apr 27 2016

    Has Mars Retrograde affected your productivity and inspiration? It has affected this podcaster this week! We talk to Dena DeCastro about the astrological side effects. Also, Tim Prasil tells the extra special story of A Failed Ghost Hunt. Visit BigSeance.com for more info!  Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Intro :00 Have you ever just had one of those weeks where your creative energy and inspiration just can't be found? :37 Mars Retrograde and a ...more

  • Nostalgia, Johnny Carson, and a Peanut Butter and Mayonnaise Sandwich - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #60

    Apr 14 2016

    What do Johnny Carson, my Bampa, and a peanut butter and mayonnaise sandwich have in common? Nostalgia. And can nostalgia be paranormal? Plus news about the brand new Big Séance Podcast #Paranerd Store! Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode:  Intro :00 Nostalgia :38 Childhood memories of my Bamma and Bampa 1:42 Peanut Butter and Mayonnaise Sandwiches 2:40 Johnny Carson 3:13 Do you have similar experiences with nostal...more

  • Troy Taylor and the Haunted America Conference - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #59

    Apr 04 2016

    Troy Taylor shares his journey from writing the first of 118 books in 1993 to his successful Haunted America Tours and the upcoming 20th Anniversary Haunted America Conference on June 24th - 25th 2016! Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:49 I’m headed to Troy Taylor's Haunted America Conference this summer! 2:23 Meet Troy Taylor! 3:33 What led to Troy writing the first of 118 ...more

  • Meditation and Mindfulness with Morgan Dix - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #58

    Mar 19 2016

    Do you meditate? If so, do you struggle with things like focus, finding the time, or falling asleep? Are you interested in learning how to meditate? Morgan Dix of AboutMeditation.com and the OneMind Meditation Podcast shares some of his experiences and offers tips! Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode: Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:49 Some Listener Feedback! 2:23 Thanks to Carrie, Jenn, Paul Prosperie, Jenny, an...more

  • Our LIVE Ouija Session with Karen A. Dahlman - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #57

    Mar 11 2016

    Highlights from our LIVE Ouija Session (2/26/16) with Karen A. Dahlman. Ever wonder how it works? Be a fly on the wall as the mystery of the Ouija board happens! Questions were asked by an interactive audience, and answers were given! Are my loved ones at peace? Did they suffer? Should I write that book? What grade will I get on my project? And just wait until you hear from Jack! Visit BigSeance.com for more info. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link!   In this episode...more

  • Guy Lyon Playfair and the Truth About the Enfield Poltergeist - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #56

    Mar 03 2016

    Were Ed and Lorraine Warren involved in the Enfield Poltergeist case featured in the upcoming Conjuring 2 movie? What are the facts? My conversation with Guy Lyon Playfair, the man responsible for probably everything you know about the case! You'll also hear about his current research with twins and telepathy! Visit BigSeance.com for show notes. Pssst... Want to leave voice feedback? Use the SpeakPipe Link! Photo via mirror.co.uk In this episode: Episode Preview :00 Intro 2:37 A recap of t...more

  • More Conjuring 2, the Warrens, and the Enfield Poltergeist - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #55

    Feb 23 2016

    Lana and John of Carbon Lilies join me to discuss the questions many have brought up about the upcoming Conjuring 2 movie and whether Ed and Lorraine Warren were ever really involved in the case. Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link?   In this episode:  The following items and media are discussed in this episode: The previous episode of The Big Séance PodcastThis House is Haunted: The True Story of the Enfield Poltergeist by Guy Lyon Playfair The D...more

  • Conjuring 2, Enfield Poltergeist, St. Louis in 1875, and a 10-Foot Ghost - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #54

    Feb 06 2016

    Patrick Keller discusses the upcoming Conjuring 2 movie, the Enfield Poltergeist, life in St. Louis in 1875, and the Spiritualist Movement. Plus, Tim Prasil shares the haunting report of a 10-Foot Ghost! Visit BigSeance.com for show notes!  Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link? In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 Intro :32 I wish I would have paid more attention in history class! 1:06 St. Louis Modern Exhibit at the St. Louis Art Museum 1:51 A Walk In 1875 St. Louis Exhibit at th...more

  • Astrology and Your Forecast with Dena DeCastro - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #53

    Jan 20 2016

    Astrologer Dena DeCastro clears up some of the misconceptions of astrology and talks Year Ahead Forecasts, including what’s written in the stars for all of us. Listen in as Dena delivers some powerful personal forecasts for both the host and a special listener! PLUS, information on this crazy Mercury Retrograde, the Saturn Neptune Square, and Mars Retrograde. Yes. That is apparently a thing! There’s great energy in this one, so come on into the parlor and have a listen! Visit BigSeance.com for m...more

  • 2016 Predictions with Psychic Angela Thomas - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #52

    Jan 11 2016

    Psychic Angela Thomas makes a return appearance to give us her predictions for the world for 2016, as well as a look back on her predictions for 2015. Find out why you really need to be saving money. Plus, you KNOW you want to know what kind of nerd Angela is! Visit BigSeance.com for show notes! Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link? In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:48 Welcome 2:23 Listener Feedback - Thank you, Jpat3380! 4:15 Angela’s Bio 5:03 The Interview 7:21 Angela ...more

  • 2015 Year in Review, Plus the Funny Search Terms that Bring People to BigSeance.com - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #51

    Dec 29 2015

    What has been your favorite Big Séance Podcast episode so far? What do you think is the most popular episode? Plus, the interesting and hilarious search terms that bring people to BigSeance.com. Also learn to most popular blog posts were, the all-time biggest commenters, some listener feedback, my goals for 2016, and the latest audio issue of The Spectral Edition from Tim Prasil! Visit BigSeance.com for show notes! Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link?   In this Episode: Episode Pr...more

  • The Legend of the Milton Schoolhouse - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #50

    Dec 10 2015

    Are trapped ghosts inside the Milton Schoolhouse? Are there mysterious spirits, unrelated to the legend, that call the Milton home? Or perhaps there has never been a ghostly presence in the building. Join me as we chat with Milton co-owner, Meredith, as well as previous guest, Ginger Collins-Justus. Paranormal or not, you MUST visit the Milton and see its current reincarnation! Visit BigSeance.com for more info.   "The Milton Schoolhouse is a place for innovators, dreamers, bold visionaries, ent...more

  • 31 Days of Spooky Movies with Carbon Lilies - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #49

    Nov 28 2015

    I dare you to watch 31 spooky movies in 31 days next October in honor of Halloween! Can it be done? Lana Carbon and John Lilies, the folks behind Carbon Lilies, took the challenge and succeeded! Listen to find out some of what they learned! Visit BigSéance.com for show notes! Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link?     In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 Intro 1:51 Your invitation to join the brand new Facebook group, The Big Séance Parlor! 2:24 Introduction of Lana Carbon and John ...more

  • Missouri's Mad Doctor McDowell - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #48

    Nov 14 2015

    Body snatcher. Grave robber. Mad scientist. Brilliant surgeon. And did he really hang the corpse of his daughter in Mark Twain Cave? Plus the ghosts of the Gratiot Street Prison. Delve into the macabre world of St. Louis's Dr. Joseph Nash McDowell with Victoria Cosner and Lorelei Shannon, authors of Missouri's Mad Doctor McDowell.   Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link?     In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 The Halloween Crash! Happy “New Year!” (not really) 2:43 Introduction of...more

  • The Halloween Episode with Ghost Stories and More - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #47

    Oct 29 2015

    Lots of Halloween spooky goodness, with special guests, including Jim Harold of the Paranormal Podcast and Jim Harold's Campfire! This episode is jam packed with ghost stories and more! Visit BigSeance.com for show notes! Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link? In this episode: Intro :00 Welcome to the Halloween Episode for 2015! :49 Jim Harold of The Paranormal Podcast and Jim Harold’s Campfire joins me to share a few stories from his latest book, True Ghost Stories: Jim Harold’s Ca...more

  • 13 Spooky Movies to Watch Before Halloween - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #46

    Oct 25 2015

    What spooky movies should you watch before Halloween? Patrick has a list of 13, and you probably haven't heard of some of them! Also, some various Halloween updates, and Patrick's witch friend, Meth Hazel makes another appearance! Visit BigSeance.com for more. Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link?   In this episode: Intro :00 Another special appearance by Meth Hazel :37 A look back at the last year since the last Halloween episodes 3:27 Did you read the Funeral Home Ghost Story sent...more

  • A Wonderful Afterlife with Kristy Robinett - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #45

    Oct 25 2015

    Psychic Medium Kristy Robinett shares inspiring true stories from her book, It's a Wonderful Afterlife. Also, advice for young people growing up psychic, Halloween, and a great story about "The Rubberband Man". Oh... and a squirrel. Visit BigSeance.com for show notes. Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link?   In this episode:  Episode Preview :00 A Heads up for this episode 1:55 Introducing Kristy Robinett 4:25 The Squirrel makes her first appearance 6:10 Crazy week for Kristy 7:17 H...more

  • In Search of the Paranormal with Richard Estep - The Big Séance Podcast #44

    Oct 09 2015

    Paranormal Researcher, Richard Estep, gives us a peek into his book, In Search of the Paranormal: The Hammer House Murder, Ghosts of the Clink, and Other Disturbing Investigations. We also talk about the paranormal field in general, theories, favorite gadgets, and an interesting behind the scenes look at his Boulder County Paranormal Research Society (BCPRS). Visit BigSeance.com for show notes! Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link?   In this episode: Episode Preview :00 Some Shout ...more

  • Demonology and the Paranormal with Keith Johnson - The Big Séance Podcast #43

    Oct 01 2015

    Demonologist and paranormal researcher Keith Johnson shares of his journey, and his view and experience on the topic of Demonology. Also, past and future television appearances, and being a Science Fiction and Gothic stories nerd! Visit BigSeance.com for show notes! Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link? In this episode: Welcome October! :38 A recap of the last episode with Keith Johnson, where he shared his experiences and memories of the first investigations of the now famous farmh...more

  • Keith Johnson Remembers the Conjuring Case, Plus the Truth About Bathsheba - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #42

    Sep 18 2015

    Demonologist Keith Johnson was one of the first to investigate the now famous farmhouse that inspired the movie, The Conjuring. He has also been featured on paranormal television shows, such as Syfy's Ghost Hunters. His experience at the now famous farmhouse in Rhode Island was all before Ed and Lorraine Warren showed up on the scene. Keith shares the truth about Bathsheba, whether the farmhouse is still haunted, a response to the current owner speaking out, plus some behind the scenes controver...more

  • Ghost Hunters and the Ghosts of St. Charles: Over My Dead Body - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #41

    Sep 09 2015

    In an upcoming episode of Syfy's 10th season of Ghost Hunters, T.A.P.S. visits a city I love and know well -- St. Charles, Missouri. I've been waiting patiently for this special episode, and I'll give you a heads up on the locations and stories you're likely to see. Also, check out "Ghosts of St. Charles", a great book by Michael Henry! Visit BigSeance.com for show notes! Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link?            In this episode: Listener Feedback from "Karen from down...more

  • Ghost Tours for the Theatre of the Mind with History Goes Bump - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #40

    Sep 04 2015

    Do you like ghost tours? Are you a fan of the kind of paranormal history that... goes bump? Diane and Denise from The History Goes Bump podcast take us behind the scenes of their ghost tours for the theatre of the mind. Visit BigSeance.com for more info. Pssst... Are you looking for the SpeakPipe Link?       In this episode: Episode preview :00 Shoutouts! 2:20 International Podcast Day is September 30th! How will you celebrate International Podcast Day? 4:43 Meet Diane Student and D...more

  • Karen A. Dahlman, The Spirit of Alchemy, and More Ouija LIVE - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #39

    Aug 20 2015

    The audio version of the very first LIVE video episode of The Big Séance Podcast. Our guest is fan favorite, Karen A. Dahlman, and we talk about her latest book, "The Spirit of Alchemy: Secret Teachings of the Sacred Reunion", a behind the scenes look at how it was written, plus listener ouija questions. Visit BigSeance.com for more info! Psst… Are you looking for the SpeakPipe link? In this episode: Listener feedback from John Lilies of the blog, Carbon Lilies :00 Question from a loyal li...more

  • Spirit Guides, Development Circles, Science, and Mediumship with Claire Broad - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #38

    Aug 08 2015

    UK medium, Claire Broad, shares stories of Whitefeather, her spirit guide. Learn how she developed her mediumship starting at the age of four! Claire paints a picture of the development circle, and explains why she thinks mediumship should be dealt with like a science. Visit BigSeance.com for more info!   Psst… Are you looking for the SpeakPipe link?     In this episode: Episode Preview :00 Meet Claire Broad 2:10 Childhood and early mediumship experiences 6:37 Can you smell YOUR spirit guide?...more

  • Announcement: Karen A. Dahlman LIVE on July 30th

    Jul 27 2015

    I am excited to announce and invite you to a special LIVE video episode of The Big Séance Podcast with guest, Karen A. Dahlman! It all happens Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 8pm Central (CT)! We’ll talk all things Ouija and Karen’s latest book, The Spirit of Alchemy: Secret Teachings of the Sacred Reunion. Go to BigSeance.com/LIVE for more info!   Submit a question or record your voice feedback directly from your device on my SpeakPipe page! Call the show at (775) 583-5563 (or 7755-TELL-ME). I woul...more

  • Spiritualism, Development Circles, and Ouija with Marion Hover - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #37

    Jul 23 2015

    The United Kingdom really knows how to rock the whole Spiritualism thing. In Part 1 of my Mediumship in the UK series, platform medium Marion Hover shares a bit about her background with Spiritualism, two very cool experiences involving her mediumship, and her work with development circles and the Ouija. Visit BigSeance.com for more info!   Call the show (775) 583-5563! Psst… Are you looking for the SpeakPipe link?     In this episode: Episode Preview :00 Information about this and the next...more

  • The Haunted Myrtles Plantation, Natchez Mississippi, New Orleans, and Cemeteries Galore - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #36

    Jul 09 2015

    Are you brave enough to stay the night at the haunted Myrtles Plantation? I did. Join me as I talk about the exciting stops on my summer vacation through the south, here in the US. Other paranormal spots included the King's Tavern in Natchez, MS, Oak Alley Plantation, and the Lalaurie Mansion in New Orleans.    Call the show (775) 583-5563! Psst… Are you looking for the SpeakPipe link?     Visit BigSeance.com for more show notes!   In this episode:  A quick summary of this episode! :38  Le...more

  • Goth and the Paranormal with Cemetery Confessions - The Big Séance Podcast #35

    Jun 25 2015

    How much do you really know about the goth community? Have you considered that the goth and paranormal subcultures might have a lot more in common than you realized? Enjoy this fascinating discussion with The Count and Mark, the hosts of the Cemetery Confessions podcast.   Call the show (775) 583-5563! Psst… Are you looking for the SpeakPipe link?       Visit BigSeance.com for more show notes!   In this episode: Episode Preview :00 Where have I been? 2:49 Meet The Count and Mark (AKA D...more

  • Paranormal Subculture and the Charlie Charlie Challenge - The Big Séance Podcast #34

    Jun 03 2015

    In this episode, Patrick talks to 2 local high school students for a research project about the paranormal subculture. We also dig into the Charlie Charlie Challenge phenomenon. Have you taken the challenge?   Call the show (775) 583-5563! Psst… Are you looking for the SpeakPipe link?     Visit BigSeance.com for more show notes!   In this episode:    Where I’ve been and what has changed! :38 My meeting with Rick and Daniel, and the Paranormal Subculture Interview 1:57 “Tendencies” in subc...more

  • Dream Interpretation with Karen Burton - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #33

    Apr 17 2015

    Hear Karen Burton recount some powerful dreams, including those that just may be visits from our deceased loved ones. Learn how she interprets these dreams, and how you can too! Call the show (775) 583-5563! Psst… Are you looking for the SpeakPipe link?     Visit BigSeance.com for more show notes!   In this episode: Episode Preview :00 Some Shout Outs and Thank Yous! 1:49 Meet Karen Burton! 3:31 When did Karen start interpreting dreams? 6:07 Symbols and dream dictionaries 8:02 Being able to...more

  • The Mysterious Story of Patience Worth - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #32

    Apr 03 2015

    Call the show (775) 583-5563! Psst… Are you looking for the SpeakPipe link?   The mysterious story of Pearl Curran, who channeled entire books and other works from a spirit known as Patience Worth, and all through the Ouija board. Also, the winner of the Love Never Dies book giveaway!      Visit BigSeance.com for more show notes!   In this episode: Ghostwriter and Ghost: The Strange Case of Pearl Curran & Patience Worth by Ed Simon, from The Public Domain Review 1:18  Two Moms and a Baby from...more

  • Departing Visions and After Death Communication with Carla Wills-Brandon - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #31

    Mar 19 2015

    Call the show (775) 583-5563! Psst… Are you looking for the SpeakPipe link?   Carla Wills-Brandon, author and researcher, discusses Deathbed or Departing Visions and other After Death Communication. We also talk about Death Phobia, as well as an exciting discussion about psychomanteums! Check out Carla’s book, Heavenly Hugs: Comfort, Support, and Hope from the Afterlife, which is also found on the BigSeance.com Recommended Reading list.       Visit BigSeance.com for more show notes.   In this ep...more

  • The Amazing Story of Psychic Medium, Dr. Linda Salvin - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #30

    Mar 05 2015

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   Dr. Linda Salvin shares her unbelievable spiritual and psychic journey that stemmed from a series of accidents, beginning with surviving a commercial airliner crash in 1981. She gives a reading on air, we talk about her Wicks of Wisdom™, and she shares some big news!       Visit BigSeance.com for more show notes.   Dr. Linda’s Bio Dr. Linda Salvin is a 21-year radio host veteran and metaphysician. Dr. Linda was not born with psychic gifts. A series of devastating ...more

  • The Spirit of Creativity and More Ouija with Karen A. Dahlman - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #29

    Feb 19 2015

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   Author, licensed therapist, and Ouija Expert, Karen A. Dahlman, gives us the scoop on what role the Ouija board played in her first book, The Spirit of Creativity: Embodying Your Soul’s Passion. Also, how do you move beyond your own limiting beliefs? How do you channel chaos creatively? Plus, meditation, dreams, self-hypnosis, and how to know if you are sleepwalking through life.       Visit BigSeance.com for more show notes.   Today’s guest is one of your favor...more

  • Learn How to Record EVP: The Session - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #28

    Feb 12 2015

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   Are you fascinated by the EVP examples you hear on your favorite paranormal television shows? Have you ever wanted to learn just how to conduct an EVP session? Or maybe you’re already actively involved in an area of spirit communication, but you’d like to learn about someone else’s process and hear a new perspective on EVP. In this episode, I share the techniques that I’ve learned and use in my research on Electronic Voice Phenomena.    Visit BigSeance.com for m...more

  • Carole J. Obley and Soul to Soul Connections - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #27

    Feb 05 2015

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   A conversation with spiritual medium, Carole J. Obley, on such topics as past lives, meditation, how she uses her gifts, the most memorable messages that she has received from spirit, and her book, Soul to Soul Connections: Comforting Messages from the Spirit World.      Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.   Carole J. Obley, of Soulvisions, LLC - is a professional spiritual medium from Pittsburgh, PA, who has done thousands of readings for people seeking confirm...more

  • Psychic Angela Thomas, Precognition, and Three-dimensional Tarot - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #26

    Jan 22 2015

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   An incredibly interesting chat with professional psychic and clairvoyant, Angela Thomas. Angela is noted over her 30-year practice for high accuracy and detail. She is a subject-participant in an elite consciousness research study focusing on precognition and has gained an enviable reputation for her psychic work in private sessions for individuals, business leaders, and celebrities. Her work has also included crime victim location and recovery, and she is a voc...more

  • 9 Tips to Keep the Paranormal Alive in Your Life Throughout the Winter - The Big Séance Podcast #25

    Jan 07 2015

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   Suffering from the winter blahs? Cabin fever starting to kick in? The winter tends to be a time when many paranerds out there, struggle to find enough paranormal activity or content to keep them happy. If you’re truly one of these nerds, the autumn/Halloween season just isn’t enough to keep you going for the rest of the year. For some, the days seem longer, even though they’re shorter, and maybe you're longing for fall once again… or at least spring. Well I’m her...more

  • Psychic Predictions and Prophecies for 2015 - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #24

    Dec 23 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   Psychic Predictions and Prophecies for 2015 from Janice Carlson, Angela Thomas, Rob Gutro, Carole J. Obley, Karen A. Dahlman, Lee Allen Howard, and Marilyn Painter.      Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.   In this episode:  Some of the Prophecies and predictions of Edgar Cayce and Sylvia Browne. Janice Carlson - Janice has been a lovely friend and supporter of the podcast. You can hear my interview with her if you go to episode 10 from August 27, 2014. I wa...more

  • Missouri History and Hauntings - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #23

    Dec 11 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   My conversation with Ginger Collins-Justus, owner and operator of Missouri History and Hauntings. Ginger shares some odd tales and little known haunted history of the state that I call home. We also chat about some of the historic connections that Missouri has with spiritualism.      Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.   In this episode:  Just before the interview, I give an update on the Third Annual Big Séance Thanksgiving Ouija Séance.    Ginger chats abou...more

  • Help for the Haunted and Vera Van Slyke: My Interview with Tim Prasil - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #22

    Nov 25 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   Tim Prasil, writer and author, shares how he inherited the stories of Vera Van Slyke, one of America’s earliest paranormal investigators, from an ancestor who chronicled them. Find these stories in his soon-to-be-published book, Help for the Haunted: A Decade of Vera Van Slyke Ghostly Mysteries (1899-1909) by Emby Press. Who is Finbar Kelly? Tim explains. We also spend a bit of time talking about our common love of cemetery photography.   Visit BigSeance.com for...more

  • Part 2 of the Story of a True Haunting with Edwin F. Becker - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #21

    Nov 13 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   In Part 2 of 2, Edwin F. Becker shares his story of the very real haunting experiences that he and his family experienced in 1970. The story, which involves the very first televised exorcism by NBC, and was featured on an episode of Paranormal Witness, is told in his bestselling book, True Haunting.   Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.     CLICK HERE for the 1971 televised NBC coverage of the famous exorcism on YouTube. Check out my review of Edwin's book,...more

  • The Story of a True Haunting with Edwin F. Becker, Part 1 - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #20

    Nov 06 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   In Part 1 of 2, Edwin F. Becker shares his story of the very real haunting experiences that he and his family experienced in 1970. The story, which involves the very first televised exorcism by NBC, and was featured on an episode of Paranormal Witness, is told in his bestselling book, True Haunting.   Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.     CLICK HERE for the 1971 televised NBC coverage of the famous exorcism on YouTube. Check out my review of Edwin's book, Tr...more

  • Halloween Memories and Traditions with Special Guests - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #19

    Oct 29 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   Well it is finally here. It is the week of Halloween, and in this final Halloween episode, I invite several past guests to share their favorite Halloween memories and traditions! Hear contributions from Annie Wilder, Sara Wiseman, Lee Allen Howard, Karen A. Dahlman, Janice Carlson, Rob Gutro, and Jim Harold.    Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.     In this episode: A Halloween Housewarming in 1911 A special return visit from Meth Hazel Returning from epis...more

  • Halloween History and a Conversation with the Holiday's Leading Expert, Lesley Bannatyne - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #18

    Oct 23 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   Halloween is just days away, so what better time to talk about the history of my favorite holiday with the nation's leading expert on Halloween, Lesley Bannatyne! She's the author of five books on the topic of Halloween, including Halloween: An American Holiday, an American History, which will celebrate 25 years of being in print in 2015. Click HERE for my review of this book.    Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.       Topics discussed in this episode: Can...more

  • The Legends, Lore, and Symbols of Halloween, with Special Co-Host Karen A. Dahlman - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #17

    Oct 16 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   In this episode, I chat with special guest co-host, Karen A. Dahlman! You may remember her from Episode 5, talking about The Spirits of Ouija. My favorite holiday is just around the corner, and so we reminisce about Halloween memories, the month of October, and some of the legends, lore, and symbols of Halloween!   Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.     Topics discussed in this episode: What's the Halloween season like in California vs. the Midwest? We talk...more

  • The Year of Halloween: An Interview with Eva Halloween - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #16

    Oct 10 2014

    Call the show at (775) 583-5563! In this episode, we sit at the séance table with the haunted hostess of TheYearOfHalloween.com, Eva Halloween. Eva and her site is a massive collection of resources that helps readers to celebrate Halloween all year long!   Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.     "I was a lot less interested in talking about my personal feelings about Halloween 365 days a year, as much as I really had a love of kind of curating what’s out there and bringing it to people, and sa...more

  • A Beautiful Conversation with Sara Wiseman: Author, Spiritual Teacher, and Intuitive Counselor - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #15

    Oct 02 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563! In this episode, we sit down with Sara Wiseman, author, spiritual teacher, intuitive counselor, and host of the popular Contact Talk Radio show, Ask Sara/Sanctuary.    Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.       Topics discussed in this episode  Connecting to the Divine  The spiritual awakening that changed her life  What Channeled/Automatic Writing looks like in 2014  Finding your spirit guide  Do you have to be psychic to channel?  How do you interpret the message...more

  • Jim Harold: My Interview with America's Top Paranormal Podcaster - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #14

    Sep 25 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563! Jim Harold, host of The Paranormal Podcast and Jim Harold's Campfire, is America's top paranormal podcaster! In my interview with Jim, he shares stories from his journey, and he gives us a glimpse of his latest book, True Ghost Stories: Jim Harold's Campfire 3. Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.       Record your voice feedback directly from your device on my SpeakPipe page! Call the show at (775) 583-5563 (or 7755-TELL-ME). I would love to include your voice ...more

  • Pets and the Afterlife: An Interview with Author, Rob Gutro - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #13

    Sep 18 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!   Author, Medium, and Scientist, Rob Gutro, talks to us about his book, Pets and the Afterlife: How they communicate from the other side and more.  Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.       Record your voice feedback directly from your device on my SpeakPipe page! Call the show at (775) 583-5563 (or 7755-TELL-ME). I would love to include your voice feedback in a future show. Visit BigSéance.com for more information.   What is the difference between a "ghost" a...more

  • Let's Talk About Channeling! An Interview with Medium and Metaphysician, Lee Allen Howard from Building the Bridge - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #12

    Sep 11 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563! Author, Medium, and Metaphysician, Lee Allen Howard, talks to us about his journey through Channeling. Also a brief discussion about Lily Dale. Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.     Record your voice feedback directly from your device on my SpeakPipe page! Call the show at (775) 583-5563 (or 7755-TELL-ME). I would love to include your voice feedback in a future show. Visit BigSéance.com for more information. For more on Lee Allen Howard, visit http://building-t...more

  • New Fall Traditions: Cemetery Grave Adoptions - The Big Séance Podcast: My Paranormal World #11

    Sep 04 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563! Patrick shares stories of the New Fall Tradition of Cemetery Grave Adoptions that he started last year, and meet Little Johnnie and Clara. He also gives tips and recommendations, so that you can begin your own grave adoption project. Visit BigSeance.com for show notes.     Record your voice feedback directly from your device on my SpeakPipe page! Call the show at (775) 583-5563 (or 7755-TELL-ME). I would love to include your voice feedback in a future show. Visit ...more

  • Janice Carlson on How to Communicate With Your Dead Loved Ones Through Soul Sensing - The Big Séance Podcast #10

    Aug 27 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563! Have you ever wanted to learn how to communicate with your dead loved ones? Medium and Psychic, Janice Carlson tells us how, and talks to us about her book, "Soul Sensing: How to Communicate With Your Dead Loved Ones". PLUS A BOOK GIVEAWAY!      Record your voice feedback directly from your device on my SpeakPipe page! Call the show at (775) 583-5563 (or 7755-TELL-ME). I would love to include your voice feedback in a future show. Visit BigSéance.com for more inform...more

  • Psychic Techniques to Save Time, Money, and Sanity - The Big Séance Podcast #9

    Aug 20 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563! In episode 9, Psychic Medium, Marilyn Painter, gives us everyday tips and techniques for using our own psychic ability to help us shop, save money, and even getting a great parking spot!      Record your voice feedback directly from your device on my SpeakPipe page! Call the show at (775) 583-5563 (or 7755-TELL-ME). I would love to include your voice feedback in a future show. Visit BigSéance.com for more information.   For more on Marilyn, visit AhtahSanctuary.co...more

  • Electronic Voice Phenomena with Author and EVP Researcher, Randall Keller - The Big Séance Podcast #8

    Aug 14 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563!  In Episode 8 of The Big Séance Podcast, I had the pleasure of having a personal mentor as a guest. Author, blogger, podcaster, paranormal investigator, and EVP Researcher, Randall Keller, discusses his  work with Electronic Voice Phenomena. He also shares some amazing EVP samples.     Record your voice feedback directly from your device on my SpeakPipe page! Call the show at (775) 583-5563 (or 7755-TELL-ME). I would love to include your voice feedback in a future ...more

  • Madame Delphine Lalaurie, the real life murderess portrayed in "American Horror Story: Coven" - The Big Séance Podcast #7

    Aug 06 2014

    Victoria Cosner Love, author of Mad Madame Lalaurie: New Orleans' Most Famous Murderess Revealed, chats with us about the real life Delphine Lalaurie, portrayed by Kathy Bates in American Horror Story: Coven. Plus a bonus discussion on cemeteries!   Victoria's 2-Part Interview on BigSéance.com: Mad Madame Lalaurie: An Interview with Author, Victoria Cosner Love, Part 1 Mad Madame Lalaurie: Part 2 of My Interview with Author, Victoria Cosner Love   For more on Victoria and Mad Madame Lalaurie: m...more

  • My Favorite EVP and My Spirit Visitor, known as "My Rapper" - The Big Séance Podcast #6

    Jul 30 2014

    In this special episode, I share my favorite EVP, as well as highlights and clips from what just may be communication from a spirit visitor that I call "My Rapper".                By the way, toward the end of this show, while I'm discussing the rapping knocks and taps from my spirit rapper, a "knock" is picked up in the audio in a very annoying place. I left it in the audio, and you'll understand what I mean if you catch it. Coincidence?   Let me know what you thought about this episode. I'm c...more

  • Spirits of Ouija with Karen A. Dahlman - The Big Séance Podcast #5

    Jul 23 2014

    Karen A. Dahlman, author, psychotherapist, and Ouija-ologist, talks to us about her book, Spirits of Ouija: Four Decades of Communication. It was an absolutely amazing discussion that covered the history of the Ouija, positive aspects of the Ouija, why some fear it, and why we should perhaps look at the board in a new light. She also gives tips for your sessions, talks about the upcoming Ouija movie, and answers a listener question about the “Zozo” phenomenon. (Here's a link to my post with the ...more

  • News From the Spirit World with Thomas Spychalski - The Big Séance Podcast #4

    Jul 16 2014

    Writer, blogger, and podcaster, Thomas Spychalski of NewsFromTheSpiritWorld.com, talks to us about his top stories and articles, including the Amityville Ghost Boy, the Three Men and a Baby Ghost, the Toys R Us Ghost, and more! For more on Thomas, visit: NewsFromTheSpiritWorld.comNews From the Spirit World on FacebookTwitter: @news_spirit The Kiwi Psychic and the Midwest Ghost Podcast (YouTube) The Kiwi Psychic and the Midwest Ghost on FacebookPodcast Twitter: @Kiwi_PsychicEmail: thomasspychal...more

  • Annie Wilder and her House of Spirits and Whispers - The Big Séance Podcast #3

    Jul 08 2014

    Author Annie Wilder talks to us about ghosts, dreams, Ouija boards, and gives us an update on her very haunted house, which is featured in her book, "House of Spirits and Whispers".   For more on Annie, visit:  anniewilder.com Annie's Facebook Page Annie's Amazon Page Monsters in America -- Badlands episode Thanks, Annie!  

  • Cemetery Photography with Mary Homick - The Big Séance Podcast #2

    Jul 03 2014

    Mary Homick, Cemetery Photographer and Infrared Photography artist, shares her passion, and encourages folks to see the beauty in a cemetery.  For more on Mary or her work, visit:  http://www.historiccemeteries.com/ https://www.facebook.com/HistoricCemeteries     Mary's book, Cemetery Photography, can be found on Amazon.   (The cover of the book is actually the third photo discussed in the podcast.) Other photos discussed:  Thanks for sharing with us, Mary!  

  • Dealing with Lower Energies/Demons/Possessions - The Big Séance Podcast #1

    Jun 26 2014

    Marilyn Painter, a psychic medium, spiritual counselor, and energy linguist, talks about Empowering Individuals with Methods and Tools to Deal with Lower Energies/Demons/Possessions. For more on Marilyn, visit AhtahSanctuary.com.  Paranormal Hot Topics Discussed: Marilyn is seeing more and more men stepping forward and coming in for different spiritual consultations!   Waverly Hills Sanitorium will soon be a hotel!  Other blog posts and articles mentioned in this episode: Demons, Possession...more

  • 30-Second Promo - The Big Séance Podcast

    Jun 25 2014

    Call the show (775) 583-5563 (7755-TELL-ME), or record your voice feedback directly from your device on my SpeakPipe page! I would love to include your voice feedback in a future show. E-mail me at Patrick@BigSéance.com.  The Big Séance Podcast can be found at BigSéance.com, iTunes, and Stiticher. Please subscribe, submit a rating, or share with a fellow paranerd! I’m Patrick Keller of BigSéance.com, and this is a place for an open discussion on all things paranormal, but specifically topics l...more

  • Big Seance Podcast Trailer

    Jun 24 2014

    The Big Seance Podcast is an ongoing conversation with cutting-edge leaders and experts who explore all things paranormal, but specifically topics like ghosts and hauntings, paranormal research, spirit communication, psychics and mediums, and life after death. The candles are already lit, so come on in and join the séance! Check out the YouTube version of this trailer!