Ep 153 – Sylvia True | “Where Madness Lies”

Ep 153 – Sylvia True | “Where Madness Lies”

Sylvia True joined us to discuss her excellent book Where Madness Lies. We talk about mental illness during the rise of the Nazi regime, eugenics, and how this played a part in Sylvia's family. Sylvia is also an avid seeker of the paranormal and we talked about how often mental illness and the...

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Ep 149 – Chet Zar | The Dark Art Movement

Ep 149 – Chet Zar | The Dark Art Movement

Artist and podcast host Chet Zar joined us to talk about the Dark Art Movement. We explore Chet's art, what Dark Art is really is, and all-around have a really great conversation. Chet also has a background in make-up effects and digital animation and has also done work for the band Tool,...

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Ep 147 – Pallbearer

Ep 147 – Pallbearer

Pallbearer's music is unique with a signature sound that stands out in the crowded arena of metal and rock music. Members Brett, Joseph, Devin, and Mark join us to talk about their music and latest album, Forgotten Days, which they joked was "aptly named" as the album dropped October 23, 2020,...

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Ep 145 – Ezekiel Kincaid | Pastor to Horror Writer

Ep 145 – Ezekiel Kincaid | Pastor to Horror Writer

Kzekial Kincaid, Christian pastor turned horror writer, joins us to talk about why Christianity and the horror genre are the perfect fit and why he decided to make the shift he did. Horror deals with the battle between good and evil, sin, fear, and redemption, all parts of the human condition a...

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Ep 134 – Vance West | Remote Viewing

Ep 134 – Vance West | Remote Viewing

Remote Viewer Vance West joined us to catch up since his last appearance on the show in 2008!!  Vance is the founder of Trinity Science International (TSI). Initiated in 1999, TSI offers instruction and services utilizing unique skill-sets for problem-solving, unconventional intelligence...

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Ep 131 – Preston Dennett and Onboard UFO Encounters

Ep 131 – Preston Dennett and Onboard UFO Encounters

We traverse the stars with longtime UFO researcher Preston Dennett. His newest book, "Onboard UFO Encounters" reports on real experiences by people who have been taken on board a craft they know was not built by human hands. We explore this and much more. It feels like a new era is upon us with...

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Ep 127 – Troy Taylor

Ep 127 – Troy Taylor

Prolific author and researcher Troy Taylor is back to talk about his newest books. We talk creepy cults, Ressurection Mary, and more! Did people protest wearing masks during the 1918 Spanish flu? Find out in this episode. There's never a dull moment when Troy returns to the show. Download here,...

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No show this week 🙁

Hello everyone! We decided to take a break this week and not do a show. We haven't skipped a week in a while so we figured, "meh..why not." Stay safe and healthy everyone and thanks for listening. We appreciate every listen we get. --The Ghostly Talk Crew

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Episode 107 – Rick Hayes and Inspiration

Episode 107 – Rick Hayes and Inspiration

Psychic Medium Rick Hayes joined us for a conversation about inspiration, something everyone could use more of, especially if you've set goals and resolutions for the new year. We met Rick around 2007 and he's just one of those guys that's wonderful to be around. So hopefully this show gives you a...

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Episode 106 – Zelia Edgar & Exploring Paranormal Connections

Episode 106 – Zelia Edgar & Exploring Paranormal Connections

We had a fantastic talk with paranormal researcher Zelia Edgar on making connections between the different fields in the paranormal: Hauntings, UFOs and Cryptozoology. So often they are looked at separately but when connections start to get made, the lines between the different fields start to...

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Episode 102 – Tim Shaw

Episode 102 – Tim Shaw

Tim Shaw has been a lifelong researcher in the fields of the Paranormal and Metaphysical.  Growing up in Western New York State and having relatives in the Lily Dale Spiritualist Assembly, a Spiritualist community, it was only natural for him to develop an interest in these mystical fields. ...

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Episode 101 – Pt 2 Round Table with Steve Ward and Tim Woolworth

Episode 101 – Pt 2 Round Table with Steve Ward and Tim Woolworth

Welcome back for part 2! Steve Ward has a passion for Ufology, especially its history and considers himself a student of the late John Keel. He is the host of the podcast "High Strangeness Factor" on the Paranormal UK Radio Network. Tim Woolworth in an avid researcher of ITC (Instrumental...

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Episode 100 – Pt 1 Round Table with Steve Ward and Tim Woolworth

Episode 100 – Pt 1 Round Table with Steve Ward and Tim Woolworth

We made it to episode 100! Steve Ward and Tim Woolworth joined us and because all of us can talk for days, we have broken this one into two parts. Steve Ward has a passion for Ufology, especially its history and considers himself a student of the late John Keel. He is the host of the podcast "High...

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Episode 96 – Tom and Tim Klisz

Episode 96 – Tom and Tim Klisz

We were joined in the studio by Tom and Tim Klisz.  Tom is a long-time member of The Michigan Treasure Hunters Club.  We talked about all things buried, but not forgotten.  We also discussed the fine art of collecting and selling memorabilia and Tim's massive KISS collection. Collecting is...

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Episode 94 – Max Lichtor

Episode 94 – Max Lichtor

Halloween is upon us and we celebrate hard tonight diving into our love and thoughts on the movie Hellraiser, among a lot of other very interesting things. We were honored to have Max Lichtor back on Ghostly Talk!  Max is the curator at pyramid-gallery.com, featuring the planets greatest...

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Episode 93 – Addison Binek with Neighbor Brad

Episode 93 – Addison Binek with Neighbor Brad

Scott L. was joined by Neighbor Brad this week who brought over Addison Binek to talk about the good, the bad and the ugly of horror films. Addison has worked with the Lloyd Kaufman, one of the founders of Troma Films on his widely popular "Tromasterpiece Theatre."  Addison is currently at work...

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Episode 92 – Patrick Keller

Episode 92 – Patrick Keller

Patrick Keller joined us and we had a blast just letting our brains wander. Patrick Keller is an educator and the host of The Big Séance Podcast, which is a forum for “para-nerds” to have an open dialogue about all things paranormal. He has been a featured podcaster on Coast to Coast AM with...

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Episode 91 – Tea Krulos

Episode 91 – Tea Krulos

Tea Krulos is a freelance writer and author from Milwaukee, WI. Some of his favorite subjects to explore and write about include unique subcultures, people, and places, as well as art, music, and pop culture. Krulos’s first book, Heroes in the Night: Inside the Real Life Superhero Movement,  is a...

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Episode 90 – Tony Lavorgne

Episode 90 – Tony Lavorgne

Scott L. enlisted the services of his next door neighbor Brad and one of our frequent guest hosts Bud Fugate for our latest installment. As Scott L. was setting levels Brad and Fugate started debating about Friday the 13th so he just let the tape roll. We were joined tonight by the Tony...

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Episode 89 – Bill Sweet

Episode 89 – Bill Sweet

Bill Sweet was always been interested in paranormal phenomena including the phenomena of prayer. Through meeting the founders of Spindrift, Bruce and John Klingbeil, Bill began to grasp new ways of applying consciousness research to religion and science. He was president of Spindrift for four...

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Episode 88 – King Fowley

Episode 88 – King Fowley

King Fowley is one of death metal's forefathers and the founder of the legendary death metal band DECEASED and old-school metal troupe OCTOBER 31.  Fowley, who is known the metal world over, as one of the most ardent fans of true metal, has always been one of the most vocal, upfront figures and...

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Episode 86 and 87- Michigan Paranormal Convention

Episode 86 and 87- Michigan Paranormal Convention

So we thought we'd be old school and get a table at the 10th Annual Michigan Paranormal Convention in the Upper Peninsula. We managed to grab a few people and get some chats in. We broke it up into two shows to make it easier to listen to. Download Episode 86 Pt. 1  Download Episode 87 Pt. 2...

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Episode 84 – Stephen E. Braude Ph.D.

Episode 84 – Stephen E. Braude Ph.D.

We cover a ton of paranormal topics with our guest, Stephen E. Braude. Stephen E. Braude is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy and Former Chair of the Department at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. He is Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Scientific Exploration. He studied Philosophy and...

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Episode 81 – Kevin Killen

Episode 81 – Kevin Killen

We take a few minutes to say goodbye to our fallen Sister, the iconic Rosemary Ellen Guiley.  Rosemary was always a friend to Ghostly Talk and our respect and love for her is endless.  We will miss you Rosemary. Scott L. had a chat with Kevin Killen on this episode. Check out his book "Ghosts and...

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Episode 79 – The Von Erich Family Curse

Episode 79 – The Von Erich Family Curse

Did you grow up watching wrestling on TV? We are back with a two-part episode about the Von Erich's — the most famous professional wrestling family of all time.  We are a little off our usual topic with this one, but the story of this family is just too interesting and so is the supposed "Von...

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Thank You Haunted America!

Thank You Haunted America!

We are back home still smoldering from the festivities over the last weekend at The 2019 Haunted America Conference.  This is always our favorite time of the year to travel down and see many old friends.  As always, Mr. Troy Taylor is so good to Ghostly Talk.  We are forever in debt to your...

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Episode 76 – Troy Taylor

Episode 76 – Troy Taylor

Troy Taylor is the author more than 125 books about ghosts, crime, and the unexplained in America. He was born and raised in the Midwest and travels to the far-flung reaches of the country. He is the founder of American Hauntings, which offers ghost tours, books, ghost hunts, events, and...

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Episode 72 – Dina Rae and the New World Order

Episode 72 – Dina Rae and the New World Order

Novelist and researcher Dina Rae joined us to talk about the New World Order's past, present and future. Are we headed into a dark future?  Dina Rae lives with her husband, two daughters, and three dogs outside of Dallas. She has been interviewed numerous times on blogs, newspapers, and syndicated...

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Farewell Stanton Friedman | 1934 – 2019

Farewell Stanton Friedman | 1934 – 2019

We just received word that Stanton T. Friedman has shaken his mortal coil. To call Stanton "old-school" in the study of UFO's would be stating two equal terms. To try and recap Stanton's life in this measly post on our little show's website would do the man a disservice.  All I want to say is when...

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Episode 69 – Mike Beaver

Episode 69 – Mike Beaver

Mike Beaver has spent his life dealing with disincarnate forces. He joins us to talk about spirit attachments, symptoms of attachments and also his UFO and alien encounters. Mike is an amateur UFOlogist, and had his first close encounter on October 3rd, 1980. Learn more about him at his website...

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Meet the newest member of our collective

Meet the newest member of our collective

Per our discussion on our March 26 show, we thought we would share some pics of Ghostly Talk's newest family member, Jennie. Jennie's previous human Virginia lived to the majestic age of 101. Unfortunately, Virginia passed on recently which left Jennie without her human and unfortunately, Jennie...

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Episode 59 – Lee Austin

Episode 59 – Lee Austin

Sci-fi author and radio broadcaster Lee Austin joins us to talk some conspiracy theory with his new novella, Morning Star's Tale. Lee talked about the controversial flat earth theory, the U.S. moon landing being faked,  DNA as spiritual technology and why he chose Lucifer to tell his story. Lee...

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Episode 55 – Heather Tobin

Episode 55 – Heather Tobin

Heather Tobin (formerly Lambert in the show archives) has a magnetic, fun personality and was a favorite guest of ours going way back with the show. We have enjoyed inviting former guests to return and Heather was no exception. Heather has had a long time interest in exploring the paranormal and...

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Episode 54 – Melissa Cynova

Episode 54 – Melissa Cynova

Melissa Cynova has been reading tarot cards for 30 years and has a refreshing, honest attitude and perspective on the cards. If you're old, new, or completely clueless to tarot cards, you'll love this interview. Melissa is unfiltered, tells it like it is, and has great stories about her...

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Episode 53 – John DeSouza

Episode 53 – John DeSouza

John DeSouza was an FBI Special Agent investigator for over 20 years and a collector of the real-life "X-Files."  Today, he is revealing these stories as a leading researcher and writer on the paranormal. He was an attorney and investigator who maintained a Top Secret security clearance for many...

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Episode 52 – Tamara Thorne

Episode 52 – Tamara Thorne

Tamara Thorne was one of the first guests to ever appear on Ghostly Talk in the old days and we were pleased to finally have her back again!   Tamara Thorne's first novel was published in 1991. Since then she has written many more, including international bestsellers Haunted, Bad Things, Moonfall,...

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Episode 49 – Scott Sukel and Zippy

Episode 49 – Scott Sukel and Zippy

Our old friends Scott Sukel and Zippy made the trek from Ohio to join us in-studio. We met these guys long ago when we visited Mansfield Reformatory for the first time so of course, we discuss haunted prisons and much more. Download here, stream below or use your favorite podcast app to...

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Episode 45 – Devin, Joe, and Mark of Pallbearer

Episode 45 – Devin, Joe, and Mark of Pallbearer

Santa and UFO's? Our Christmas present came early when one of our favorite bands said they would come on GT. Enjoy our little chat with the best doom metal band on the planet, Pallbearer.  Download here, stream below or use your favorite podcast app to listen. If you like us, take a moment to...

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Episode 44 – Heidi Hollis and Shadow People

Episode 44 – Heidi Hollis and Shadow People

Heidi Hollis is a truth seeker of the unknown and considers herself as someone who has, “Been there, seen that, experienced it, freaked out, found some answers, wrote about it, got over it, and now helps others do the same to understand this strange world of ours!” She is the world’s foremost...

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Episode 43 – Marcus Leader and Toltec Shamanism

Episode 43 – Marcus Leader and Toltec Shamanism

Who is Marcus Leader? Marcus Leader was extremely fortunate and privileged to befriend one of the most famous shamans of our time while studying in the UCLA library. This shaman, dubbed by Time magazine as “the Godfather of the New Age”, later took Marcus under his wing and taught him the secrets...

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Episode 42 – This Podcast Is Haunted

Episode 42 – This Podcast Is Haunted

Prepare to laugh for one hour. We talk and "swap cast" with the hilariously entertaining and informative "This Podcast Is Haunted." The podcast, which began in 2016, is on its third season and is hosted by Jen and Cate, two museum workers with a passion for dark history and the paranormal +...

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Episode 38 – Exie Susanne Smith – Spiritual Medium

Episode 38 – Exie Susanne Smith – Spiritual Medium

Exie Susanne Smith is a spiritual medium that deals first hand with the spirits of the dead. Exie shared with us what it's like to be in her shoes, growing up with this ability and not knowing how to handle it, and how she has grown into who she is today. She is the author of three books: Welcome...

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Episode 35 – Near Death Experiences Pt. 2

Episode 35 – Near Death Experiences Pt. 2

Detroit area musician "Razor Ray" has led an exciting life. Friends with Pantera's Dimebag Darrell, playing for Kid Rock, a stint on MTV that involved a Satan puppet and an extremely intense, out-of-this-world near-death experience while his life hung in the balance after a brain aneurysm. What...

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Episode 31 – Troy Taylor and Haunted America Con

Episode 31 – Troy Taylor and Haunted America Con

It wouldn't be Ghostly Talk unless we promoted our favorite conference in the Universe - Troy Taylor's Haunted America. We also got an update on some exciting news with Troy's book The Devil Came to St. Lewis and the original story that inspired the movie, The Exorcist and their new venture with...

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Episode 30 – The Return of Rosemary Ellen Guiley

Episode 30 – The Return of Rosemary Ellen Guiley

There is an extremely high percentage that Rosemary Ellen Guiley is one of the smartest, most hardworking women in the paranormal for the past 30+ years, with over 65 books written and a speaking schedule that brings her all over the world. She was a regular on Ghostly Talk back in the day and we...

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Episode 29 – Bad Luck & Strange Lights

Episode 29 – Bad Luck & Strange Lights

1. Bonnie and Scott are having a bout of bad luck. 2. We will convince you to go to the Haunted America Conference. 3. An unexpected, crazy situation happens to a friend. 4. Amber sees something unexplainable in the sky over the weekend (and no, alcohol was not involved.) Download episode 29,...

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Episode 28 – Respect To Art Bell

Episode 28 – Respect To Art Bell

Scott L. takes a moment to pay his respects to the master of paranormal radio, Art Bell. If it wasn't for Art Bell, there wouldn't be a Ghostly Talk and the subsequent explosion of paranormal podcasts over the past years.   Download the show here, stream below or use your favorite podcast app...

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Episode 25 – Atari, Alex Jones and Lucid Dreams

Episode 25 – Atari, Alex Jones and Lucid Dreams

Our buddy Rob joins us to ponder high strangeness while podcasting. You ever hear news that seems insane, but when you look into it further you find out it's true? Our thoughts go all over the place in this episode of Ghostly Talk: Bonnie's Week, the insanity that is Alex Jones, lucid dreaming and...

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Episode 24 – WBW with John Anthony West

Episode 24 – WBW with John Anthony West

Way Back Wednesday Part 1 & 2 - John Anthony West was on Ghostly Talk thirteen years ago on July 10, 2005. He sadly passed away on February 6, 2018, so in memory of him, we've uploaded our old interview. John popularized the theory that the Great Sphinx was much older than what the textbooks...

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Episode 23 – Supernatural Sunday

Episode 23 – Supernatural Sunday

We journeyed to a MUFON meeting, which made us ponder connections between UFOs and paranormal "window areas," thanks to a lecture with a John Keel focus. With Amber's good friend Marni visiting, a "rare" Sunday show happened, just like old school Ghostly Talk. Some true ghost stories and lots of...

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Episode 22 – Meteor Madness!!!

Episode 22 – Meteor Madness!!!

It's meteor madness in Michigan! A man tries to save a church from reptilian aliens and much pondering on what makes a serial killer tick. Hello 2018! Bill Konkolesky, head of Michigan MUFON also joins us to talk about the meteor excitement! Download here.

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Episode 21 – New Year’s Eve

Happy New Year! It's the end of the year recap, celebrity death list, drinks and bickering about the state of things. Oh and Bonnie's back! We also ask the Magic Eightball if our resolutions will happen because naturally, it is always correct. Download Episode #21

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Episode 20 – Disclosure talk and a strange photo

Scott L's friend Sean dropped in to talk about an unusual thing he saw in the sky over Madison Heights, MI. on 12/23/2017. Sean was able to get a clear picture of what appears to be three bright,"bent", cigar-like shapes in the sky this night. The guys talked in depth about this photo, Sean's...

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Episode 17 – Saturday Night Drunkcast

Bored and drinking, we decided it was a good idea to get behind the mic. Ouija boards, estate sales with a surprise in the basement, a ghost-hunting federal judge nominee, headlines from 1900, Scott is sad about the death of AC/DC's Malcolm Young and other strangeness we felt like talking about....

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Episode 13 – WWII Strangeness

  We decided to get together and talk about some strange stories about WWII tonight.  Tony Wright, who is the singer of 1000 Yard Stare, the band that Scott L. also plays in, joined us on the show tonight. Download Here Featured music for this show by Tony and Scott L's band 1000 Yard Stare....

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No, we have not quit yet.

Hello all. Your Uncle Scott L. here. We have been working to get another show in the can for you but have been having some logistical problems with all the snow we are getting here in Michigan and the amount of driving some of us need to do to get here. Sure, we could just do it on the phone, but...

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