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Sleep paralysis still the best explanation for demonic visitation

At least, I think so. I’d found an article about this a couple years ago and wrote up a post and today I’ve run across another article on this topic suggesting that sleep paralysis may have been behind the Salem … Continue reading

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Natural sleep paralysis or evil demon? You decide…

Chris French has article in the Guardian about the nature of sleep paralysis and the feelings of utter horror the experience often creates for those afflicted. He mentions Dr Stephan Matthiesen’s new book, The Normality of Altered States of Consciousness … Continue reading

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