I work in the heritage sector. In my spare time, I use ethnography to study contemporary fringe beliefs that have their roots in likely older cultural traditions.
My focus includes having a better understanding of those people who have been transformed by their experiences. My research interests are specifically linked to UFO close encounter cases, folklore and religion.
I'm also a fan of horror, fantasy and sci-fi and a PS3 vet. Not being satisfied with just watching films, I started writing poetry and short stories.
This is my personal blog.
Category Archives: Close Encounter
The Black Eyed Kids phenomenon came to public attention in 1998 with a story given by journalist Brian Bethel on January 16th. Bethel was inside his car, which was at a standstill in a parking lot in Abilene, Texas. His … Continue reading