Ghosts Amongst Us by Susan Kronick

I’m very excited to have with us today psychologist and medium Dr. Susan Kronick who has investigated countless ghostly encounters over the years. In her capacity as a paranormal investigator, blessed with the ability to see ghosts, Susan presents some surprising facts and words of wisdom about the spirit world you may not know.

Without further ado, here’s Susan as she discusses the ghosts amongst us!

You probably passed a ghost on the street, and didn’t even know it!

Most people don’t realize that ghosts are always walking among us! Contrary to the belief that they always appear transparent with an ethereal “Casper-like” white glow about them, a spirit can present itself however it chooses. A specter may appear solid and even be warm to the touch. The only way you may discover you had an encounter with a ghost, is if the spirit were to suddenly disappear before your eyes. If the ghost walks off into the sunset, you may remain clueless to your encounter with a supernatural being.

Sometimes what you’re seeing is NOT a real live dead guy!

This is known as a residual haunting, which does depict someone who did live at some point in the past. The image of the ghost does represent events from time gone by play repeatedly This type of haunting can represent either a replay of a person’s ordinary habits, such as seeing grandma at her usual spot in the kitchen baking cookies, or can depict a traumatic emotionally charged event. It would in fact appear similar to old movie reruns. The apparitions present in this type of haunting are telepathic or psychical induced hallucinations, not living spirits

All ghosts are NOT friendly like Casper!

The spirit realm has its share of unfriendly characters. Some are simply nasty earth bound spirits, who never crossed into the light. They feel cheated and resent their fate, what they consider was a premature death. Other negative entities are much more dangerous. That would include threats by demonic entities that never walked the earth in human form. They are the most maniacal, as they don’t want God’s blessing.

Not all ghosts have tales of woe!

Contrary to the popular belief that all ghosts are unhappy souls roaming the earth, many spirits choose to go into the light but return periodically to look after their loved ones, often referred to as a “protector ghost,” because of their good intentions. These spectral -guardians have been identified in at least 75% of the investigations I have done.

In closing, I quote from Dr. Karlis Osis, who had this to say about apparitions/ghosts: “To me, it is silly the way in which people are totally unprepared to handle apparition experiences. They run-even from their own mothers. This is cruel. We should prepare people for all life situations-not just driving a car or crossing the street, but having an apparition experience as well.”

About the Author:

Susan Kronick’s background is the perfect backdrop leading up to her latest paranormal novel, Sarah, They’re Coming for You. She has a Master of Science in Psychology from Nova Southeastern University and a Ph.D. in Paranormal Studies/Psychology from Union Institute and Graduate School, as well as being an adjunct psychology professor at Barry University and Palm Beach State College. A psychic and a medium, she has the gift of seeing the dead since she was a child. She also has taught parapsychology classes through the Palm Beach County School Board, as well as at Palm Beach State College. Susan has extensive experience in the area of investigations of haunting and the paranormal. She lives with her husband and her four spoiled rescue dogs in south Florida. You can visit her website at “Like” her page at Facebook at

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4 thoughts on “Ghosts Amongst Us by Susan Kronick”

  1. Not sure it’s a ghostly experience but I recd a phone call about my book, Never Surrender, which is an Indian romance time travel. The call came from a local tribal elder who told me he was contacted by my father to get in touch with me…so did you get goose bumps too??? LOL I KNOOOW! My father died when I was three! Kinda spooky but I listened to what he had to say; he wanted to meet with me and give me a reading.

    Now I’d never met him before but two weeks ago I attended the funeral of another tribal elder and they introduce the man who had called me and I was so surprised to see him and hear his name again. He was about 85, a very interesting and knowledgeable person and NO, I didn’t go talk to him. Probably should have…..we’ll see if I receive another phone call.

  2. Hi Susan and Caridad!

    I had to jump over here and check this out when I saw the event! My current WIP is about ghosts so I was excited to see and read this! I hope to join you tonight at the author interview/video and will be checking out your sites and books. Thanks so much for an interesting topic!

  3. Thank you so much for visiting, Susan. I, for one, believe. When my grandpa died, he stayed on as a “protector ghost” for many weeks after his death. My sis and I were scared, although we didn’t talk about it until we were much older. One day my grandma said to him, “You’re scaring the girls” and he must have understood because he went away. 🙁

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