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Readers Respond: What is your explanation of what Kelly and her husband experienced?

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Kelly and her husband were surprised one night in their living room by the appearance of a mysterious vapor or fog that seemed to be trying to get their attention. Read her story, then tell us what you think they experienced.

white cloud

Hi I'm glad I'm not alone I saw a white small cloud next to me , had no clue of what it could be,does. Any one?
—Guest pipp


I have two explanations for all of you who are looking for rational explanations. I have read in the bible that things described similarly to ghosts are in fact on this earth. They are demons as explained in the bible and that is all they can be. That is if you are assuming that it is a being. Most of you seem to experience this only upon waking up. People can be subject to visual hallucinations upon waking up, without even having sleep paralysis. I have experienced seeing a spider upon waking up that simply faded to nothing. Some may experience this on a larger scale and for minutes at a time and even be able to move while seeing it. Since so many of you seem to be seeing the same thing however, I believe these are malevolent demons. There are no good ghosts on earth. Do not make any attempt to make contact with them ever. The best thing you can do is tell them to leave in the name of Jesus Christ.
—Guest Dan


When i was 12 i lived on a farm with my mother and her husband. Two old crumbling uncleanable adobe houses on the top of a little hill. It was a nice place not because of the convenience, but for the proximity of nature. A friend of mine came over during the summer break. We slept in the attic of the secondary house over the daytime drinking room. We played football in the afternoon then sat down to log benches where ghost stories and angles came to mind. We tried summoning angels during the night hours apparently without success. While we talked before sleep suddenly i felt strange for a moment then i saw a white mist leaving my mouth. My friend did not do anything, i've immediatelly asked him about this and confirned me, that he saw it too. Strangely we were not scared at all despite the circumstances. We slept well. I did not experience anything similar so far.
—Guest repules

unexplained mist

A few years ago myself and two daughters went to ireland.We were supposed to be taking my mom but she sadly died.We stayed in a very old cottage in the small town my mom lived in before she left for England. One morning I was standing in the living room when from the corner of my eye I saw what seemed to be a fog/ mist come from the window and drift across the room I wasn't scared and did wonder if I imagined it but when I mentioned it my daughter asked if it had came from the window because she had also seen it.We wondered if this was my mom in spirit coming with us as was planned before she died
—Guest Bernie

a ghost or an angel

I think etheir a ghost is haunting their house or its an angel watching over them at night.
—Guest victoria alloway

white smoke

I've been experiencing the same at night. I have no clue, and it's really disturbing my sleep.
—Guest white smoke

clueless on a white mist over me.help pl

This has never happened to. But I went to sleep yesterday, and waking back up about an hour later to see a white mist over me. I had this tingly yet numb sensation, but wasnt scared, I was a bit calm, trying to figure out what it was. The only thing I did was pray and went back to sleep. What was this, any one help, thank u
—Guest evalyn

Waking up to smoke

I have had the same experiences. I have no idea. And everytime i look it up, its just people like me with the same experiences, but NO answers.
—Guest Margie Blaylock

white mist in my face

I was watching a movie on laptop and kept turning screen to view the room with the feeling something was there then me and my wife lying down on bed saw mist in top right corner of room I saw it but ignored it then it got in my face and I just pretended that it wasnt there it left and never seen it since.
—Guest sal

I see this

I have been seeing this regularly for the past 7 years. Often I wake up at night, and I see what looks like a small cloud in my room, it moves like a ribbon. My boyfriend and mother has also reported that I fight with the "air" in my sleep and yet when I wake up, I have recollection of the smoke being in my room. I know that I used to fight with these smoke clouds in my room. It seems to be a spirit of some sort, but it's not the size of a person, it's about a meter or smaller in size. It goes away after I protest a bit, but I have gotten so used to it now, I just kind of accept it. What happened recently is that I woke up, because it felt like there was a wet cloth on my face, but it was the white smoke/fog resting on my face. When I woke up and shooed it away, the coldness left.
—Guest Ms Confused

My white mist story - Please help!

When I was 5 maybe 6 years old I was awoken to the sound of 'little people' playing on my bed. I could feel them as real as I can the key's that I am tapping now. I could hear them talking incoherently amongst themselves. At the time I thought it strange my Lego figures could do this! To this day I regret not observing them. Instead I turned to my left, towards the door, in order to shout my mother that I was scared. Facing me was a white, oval mist/fog about 4 feet high and about 3 feet wide. When I shouted my mother the 'little people' disappeared but the mist remained, even as she entered the room to check on my welfare. When she left the room it had gone too. I went on to be a chronic sleep paralysis sufferer from the ages of 7 to 15 and know the difference between altered states and being lucid. I was definitely fully awake when this happened. I've experienced lots because of SP but to this day am still stumped by this oval shaped mist. Can anybody suggest anything?
—Guest karl

Fog In The House

When I was a child back in the 60's and a teenage in the 70's, I seen a fog in our house many times through the years. My father built the house when I was 7 and we lived there till I was 19 and my parents sold it. I witnessed the fog about 8 or 9 times. It only appeared between 2 and 4 in the morning and was in every room in the house. I remember looking out the window and a few times walking outside to see a clear fog less night. Then walk back into the house into a fog that was from the floor about 4 to 5 ft. high. Two things that I can't explain, one is that I never woke anyone on the nights that I seen it. For some reason it never bothered me to walk through it, go to the bathroom and back to bed. the second thing is the five people in my family never ever talked about it while we lived there. Years later the it was up for sale by the other owners and I told my father that I would like to buy it. He told me that there was something wrong with it, a fog that he could not explain.
—Guest Al

Unexplained Phenomenon

I had the same experienced when I was young. The phenomenon was first witnessed by our neighbors thinking that the house was on fire. Only to find a rolling (seems like in a solid state of) white smoke that ran from our scullery, passing through the window of our bedroom to back of our closet on the 2nd floor. As it happened late at night, the scullery had already been cleaned except for some already dry and cold ashes left in our wood-burning stove. What fascinates us is that the smoke happened to be moving and rolling only in one direction towards our closet, and this phenomenon lasted for a couple of minutes before it disseminated and vanished to thin air. Until now, no one could explain the phenomenon but we're still in awe whenever we talk about it.
—Guest Mark

white cloud

i have been encountering the white fog or mist for quite some time. sometimes in no shape, and sometimes with a body shape. i have seen it move from place to place, i have touch it as well, it comes to me at nights. i even have pictures of it. im so used to it already that i can sleep at night even when i see it enter my room. i been seeing things like that since i was a little boy.
—Guest omar

The unknown forces

I know for a fact that these unknown forces are called lost souls that not even aware they have past on to the other world. When you acknowledge their presences is to tell them to leave in the name of Jesus Christ. This is for the living and for the dead. For them to get out and you don t want them here. Next is for you to get a priest to come into your home to bless your home. Maybe with your home blessed the spirits and ghosts will leave your holy home. Do not speak to these ghosts or spirits cause it maybe the devil whos lingering in your home. Please keep me inform of your these unknown lost souls.
—Guest Carmen Lombardi

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