ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

My Ouija Board Experience

Updated on July 3, 2019

My Ouija Board Experience

Last year for the first time in my life I used an Ouija board. For years my mum warned me to never use one. But I went through a phase of being a non-believer, I needed proof. So I thought what was the worst thing that could happen? When we tried it we felt the planchette move slightly. It moved to a few different letters and honestly I don’t know if the planchette moved on its own or if the girl I did it with moved it and lied. Maybe it was my brain playing a trick on me? I don't know. I can't even remember what it spelled out, but were we really contacting spirits or was it all in our heads?

Monte Cristo Homestead

We used the Ouija board in Australia's most haunted house - Monte Cristo Homestead.

We filmed the whole experience and also stayed in a supposedly haunted hotel in the town of Junee. Nothing super scary happened there. My suitcase moved but it could have been a fluke. Also, the girl I went with said that the bathroom door locked itself while she was showering, but again, I don’t know if I believe her. Some people love to scare themselves or others and lie about it, so I don't trust anyone. I don't know if I can even trust my brain when it comes to Ouija boards.

Anyway, after all the footage and images we took nothing showed up so I was disappointed. We even went to a cemetery at 2 AM and did the Ouija board - nothing!

When we visited the homestead we asked the lady, who is the owner if we could take an Ouija board in - she said no. She then told us that her daughters once did that in one of the rooms and they got so scared never touched the thing again. So, we were bad guests and snuck the ouija board in. I know we are awful but we had travelled 5-hours for this, there was no way anyone was stopping us from using an Ouija board in that house. It was a big disappointment. Were the spirits busy that day? Or are they not really hanging around that house? Maybe they didn't want to talk to us.


What Do You Believe?

I’m so confused as to why nothing happened. Do Ouija boards even work? I know ghosts are real but why didn't they show up at Monte Cristo, especially when it's meant to be the most haunted house in Australia.

Also, if psychics and mediums have gone there and seen these spirits why didn't they tell them to move on to the afterlife if there is one. If I were a ghost I'd be passed that no one helped me move on. Who wants to be trapped in the same place for years on end.

Have you ever used an Ouija board? Did anything scary happen or was it disappointing for you too?


Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://maven.io/company/pages/privacy

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
    ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)