Beautifully Haunting -
Haunted Asylums takes you on a tour of the past, Pulling you down dark and crumbling hallways and staircases with it's stunning photographs. Inspiring feelings of unease and awe at the outside and darker insides of the buildings.
Then you begin reading about the history of Insane asylums and the back ground story of each facility. Images float through your mind of how life would have been and the reader can sense why these buildings are haunted and abandoned.
E. R Vernors ventures into places where most people dread to even think about, Showcasing the Asylums in all their glory. Shining light into the dark corners that keep secrets and whispers of the past.
Stepping foot where humans rarely tread but ghosts dwell and abide.
Haunted Asylums features many well known Asylums, Sanatoriums and Mental Hospitals. It also covers lesser known facilities that also house their own population of ghosts and paranormal activity. Each site chapter details the history and stories that make the buildings haunted and haunting.
Top 5 Haunted Asylums that I would go explore
1. Pennhurst state school and asylum
2. Traverse city state hospital
3. Hellingly asylum
4. Trans-Allegheny lunatic Asylum
5. Waverly hills sanatorium
Author E.R. Vernor/ Corvis Nocturnum is an author, publisher and lecturer who has written over a dozen books on popular culture. The content ranges from vampires and zombies to the Devil and the occult. He has also been a consultant for A&E Channel’s Paranormal States. He has appeared as a guest speaker at Dragon Con, Scarefest, Parafest and interviewed on the BET Channel’s The Lexi Show episode “The Church of Satan”. He was also interviewed in an October 2009 Penthouse Magazine article on sex and Satanism.
He is also an artist who lectures, at conventions and universities, on other subjects such as secret societies, Goth culture and does his best to debunk the many myths and stereotypes prevalent about dark subcultures. He is a staff writer for American Gothique e-zine, the founder of Dark Moon Press publishing, and owner of Dark Moon Productions. Teaming up with CORE Films,Def Tone Pictures he joins Sunset Studios as the executive producer of Eerie America: Travel Guide of the Macabre, based off the book from Schiffer Publishing.
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