Cheryl E Preston
Cheryl is a poet, freelance writer, published author and former Newspaper columnist. She has degrees in Psycology and Biblical studies. She enjoys sharing natural cures, and Nostalgia related info. Tips are greatly appreciated.
Psychometry: The ability to perceive the past by touching an object
Do you or someone you know have the ability to touch an object and feel you know something about it? If so, you, or they, may be operating in Psychometry. This word comes from the Greek psukhē, which means "spirit, or soul" and μέτρον, which is metron, or "measure". It is also known as psychos copy or token-object reading. This is a form of extrasensory perception that has been characterized as perceiving a truth by touching an object. There have been television shows where psychics hold a photo and can tell how the person died. Those who support psychometry assert that an object's past history.
The complexities of widowhood
Widows of yesteryear wore what was referred to as Widow's weeds. They wore black veils over their faces and were in mourning for whatever was considered a respectable period of time. Dressing in black does not indicate that a woman truly loved or is missing her husband and not wearing black is no indication of the opposite. I wore a white suit with blue blouse to my husband's funeral because he was dressed in a white suit with a blue shirt. This would be the last time our physical bodies would ever dress alike in this world.
Real Andrews is replaced again on 'General Hospital'
General Hospital has gone through quite a number of cast changes in recent months. Dante and Jackie Templeton returned to Port Charles while Lulu was sent away to long-term rehab and Dev, Dustin, and Julian were killed off. Roger Howarth is out as Franco but is supposed to return as a different character and BLQ left town but has come back. There have also been some changes with the character of Marcus Taggert who was presumed dead but now is very much alive.
Harry Houdini secrets you might not know
Harry Houdini, (1874-1926 was known as being the greatest escape artist of all time. There are some little known facts about this magical icon and in this article 12 will be shared.
Duante Wright Sr. shooting could have been avoided
The senseless death of 20 year old Duante Wright Sr. is yet another tragedy that could have been prevented. After all the other shootings in recent years that have brought us to this point and all the discussions, here we are again. The image of this handsome young man with his son Duante Jr. is heartbreaking to look at. Here is a child in his father's arms. A little boy named for his dad and who is clearly loved and cherished. Now he will grow up as a statistic of being another little boy without his father in his life.
The 5 richest men in the world and how they got there.
The average working American is thankful for a yearly salary of 5 figures annually. The richest among us within our society however are billionaires which is a financial status that most of us cannot even consider attaining. One of the most famous billionaires of all time was Howard Hughes who began making his fortune at the age of 18 through his father's oil drilling business. His earnings increased thanks to Hughes Aircraft Company, property in Los Vegas Nevada, RKO Pictures Corporation, and a controlling interest in Trans World Airlines.
'The Bold and the Beautiful' spoilers: Thomas seeks revenge and Hope suspects the truth about Vinny's murder
Spoilers for The Bold and the Beautiful from Soap Dirt indicate that things are about to become complicated for Thomas and Hope. They went together to the morgue on Monday where Finn was waiting with the dead body of Vincent Walker. Thomas became emotional as he identified the body of his childhood friend. He did not agree with Vinny changing the results of the paternity test but he does not think he deserved to die such a gruesome death. Thomas acknowledged that all of Vinny's actions were done in order to help him. He vowed revenge and spoilers suggest that it may be Hope who helps fill in the blanks.
Maurice Evans' spectacular character on ‘Bewitched’
Maurice Evans was an English actor who was born in Dorchester, Dorset, United Kingdom. He was best known for portraying Samantha's father, Maurice on the television series Bewitched. He was an urbane thespian, and the only warlock in the House of Lords. Most of the time Maurice made dramatic and exaggerated, entrances and exits by quoting Shakespearean verse. He was the estranged husband of Samantha’s mother Endora and the two had a unique yet humorous dynamic between them. There were threats of divorce but it never took place.