Category Archives: Editorial

The UT Tower

One of the most frustrating parts of maintaining the locations section of the Lone Star Spirits web site is that there are so many locations that are likely to be haunted – by the nature of their very history. The … Continue reading

La Llorana

When I added the search box to the web site, I had no idea what a valuable tool it would become. It’s one way to find out what our visitors want, because it tracks all the keywords searched for. Our … Continue reading

Urban Legends as Big as Texas

La Llorana (la yo-RAH-nah) This tale dates back centuries and has made its way up from Mexico to as far as New York City. The name is Spanish for “The Weeping Woman.” Here is the tale as I originally heard … Continue reading

How to Start a Ghost Group

This is a very common question and there are some basic guidelines that you can follow. First: if you are going to gather your group from the internet like we did, there are some serious safety issues to consider: Designate … Continue reading

Beware Fake Ghost Photos

  Free iPhone app that folks can add fake ghosts to real photos. (I busted a bar out here using it!) See the little girl at the bottom middle? I’ve seen her show up in a few photos from different … Continue reading

Reality TV

When the reality shows made the “study of the paranormal” an industry, by providing money to the opportunists, attention to the egoists, and faux fame to any wanna be; it opened the door to the owners of these locations to … Continue reading