A Quick Paranormal Guide
Below is a list of paranormal phenomena not included in the first tutorial, it should be borne in mind that some of the phenomena described can also be attributed to various forms of mental health disorder such as depression and schizophrenia, as well as individual and group hysteria.
This list is highly like to grow and change over time as more information becomes available.
Also known as Shadow Folk, or Shadow People, are usually attracted to one person or location for unknown reasons. Often they are seen as dark silhouettes of human-shape, generally male, that prefer to watch someone unseen and flee the moment they are noticed. Still this doesn’t always fit the experience. While some people distinctly see a shadowy human form others have described shapeless wispy black blobs and swirling columns of dark smoke. The characteristics of shadow people range from shy and retiring to downright malevolent.
These tend to be a loved one or relative, they appear to you in a time of crisis, there have been reports that the ghost of a loved one appearing to you before or shortly after they died, it is widely believed that this is the subconscious spirit trying to alert you of what has or what is about to happen to them.
A Haunting caused by a non-human intelligence, a more common name for these entities is Demon. Most instances of entity haunting are reported to be accompanied by extremely malevolent and violent phenomena, this type of activity is extremely rare. Although basic cleansings have been known to help in these situations, experienced help should be sought where this method fails.