The Weiler Psi

Parapsychology Journalism: The People, The Theory, The Science, The Skeptics

My Life as a Schizotypal Personality

I know, it sounds like I have a mental problem.  Schizotypal sounds so much like schizophrenic, but it’s not.  I am genetically similar to schizophrenics, but with some major differences.  … Continue reading

January 16, 2012 · 85 Comments

Psychic People: The Last Quiet Minority

In my studies of psychic people I have come to understand that we are a minority group with the same pressures and problems of other minorities. This is important because … Continue reading

September 14, 2011 · 10 Comments

The Cost of Media Bias Against Psychics: Bullied Children

Gawd, do I hate bullies; even watching film depictions of bullying makes my blood boil.  Having the media fan the flames of bullying with ill advised skeptically biased articles demeaning … Continue reading

July 9, 2011 · 10 Comments

Bi-Polar Disorder: Are These Repressed Psychic People?

Bi-Polar disorder (a.k.a. manic-depressive) is an unusual mental issue.  While nearly all other mental disorders involve having a severely limited ability to express real emotions, bi-polar people express too much.  … Continue reading

May 19, 2011 · 173 Comments

The Link Between Psychic Ability, Schizophrenia and Psychosis

It is impossible to do research into psychic ability and psychics without coming across stories of psychosis.  And lurking in the background is a connection to schizophrenia, which is far … Continue reading

March 26, 2011 · 217 Comments

Alien Hand Syndrome a Possible Clue into Struggles with Psychic Ability?

As you can tell from the title, this is a rather esoteric topic.  Nevertheless, I got to thinking about it and I wanted to share my musings.  Here is the … Continue reading

February 10, 2011 · 4 Comments

Emotional Sponge No More

There was a time a few years ago, Ok, maybe MORE than a few, when I would absorb the emotions of other people around me to the point where I … Continue reading

September 13, 2010 · 4 Comments

The Many Effects of Belief Systems on Psi

Beliefs are generally considered to be a good thing.  Belief is faith, and faith drives religions, and in certain situations it can improve skills and life in general but having … Continue reading

August 11, 2010 · 1 Comment

The Trickster Aspect of All Things Psychic

The Trickster is an archetype that is familiar to most people.  It is a character in mythology that exists in an in between state of social status.  Some of these … Continue reading

June 24, 2010 · 1 Comment

The Anti-Structural Nature of All Things Psychic

The anti-structural nature of psychic ability is something that I’ve always sensed and in many ways I’ve talked around it because I could not specify exactly what was going on.   … Continue reading

June 17, 2010 · 5 Comments