Fear Of Ghosts?
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Do you suffer from the fear of ghosts?
Are you afraid of ghosts?
If you fear ghosts, then this
page can help! Many suffer from various fears, and our culture has a
history of being afraid of ghosts and things that go bump in the
night. The fear of ghosts is commonly known as "phasmophobia" or
“spectrophobia," meaning fear of specters (and one's own
reflection). Fear originates in our brain's most basic parts,
produced as a chemical by the amygdala. This chemical produces the
fear we feel in order to get us to react in defense. It can be
observed in animal behavior and is known as the “fight or flight”
Because of our natural tendency
to react to fear, we leave reasoning behind. It does not help
that cultures and religions from around the world have superstitions
steeped in fear regarding ghosts. The bottom-line is that
you can work through this mindset and no longer be afraid of
I, too, had once suffered
from fear of ghosts. Hollywood movies and frightening television
shows taught me that ghosts were devilish entities, who hid in the
dark to attack the unsuspecting. I found out that most of my beliefs
in ghosts were unfounded. In fact, I decided to investigate ghosts
and communicate with them in order to better understand what ghosts
think and how we can help them. As I faced my fears about ghosts, I
eventually realized my beliefs were false.
Much of the fear that is
created about ghosts has been done through lack of understanding.
Ghosts are simply a misunderstood phenomena that is a natural part
of the cycle of life. I have found that fear is man-made, which
means it is something we can control and overcome. When we face our
fears, they dissipate. This is why Neale Donald Walsch said that
fear is “false evidence appearing real.” Our fears are based upon
beliefs and not knowledge of the truth of the
Can you imagine your life
free from the fear of ghosts? If you are living with the fear of
ghosts, know that it is time to work through the false beliefs that
are the root of your suffering. I am not suggesting that you must go
on a ghost investigation to eliminate your fear, but it is possible
that if you seek to better understand ghosts and ghostly behavior,
then you will gain a new perspective from which to conquer your
My book, Helping Ghosts: A
Guide to Understanding Lost Spirits,
best explains what ghosts are and why they behave the way they do. In
fact, you might be surprised to learn that many ghosts are actually
helpful and loving. You'll also learn that ghosts are just lost
people in need of direction. Helping Ghosts tells my story of
hearing messages from ghosts and how I discovered I could help them!
I wrote the book in such a way that it will challenge the reader's
preconceived ideas about ghosts. The words in its pages will help you overcome
your fear and cause you to view the world from a higher perspective.
It is healing to all who read it. - LC Also Read: Ghost