Raised ParanormalMy family has always been... strange. My mother saw ghosts as a child, and my father learned many odd things from his baby sitter as a young boy. (For reference, my father grew up in Mississippi in the 50's. Babysitter is the modern application, but not the word he used.)
I grew up with customs that were considered 'odd' by others in my peer group. Things I never really thought about until I moved into a house with my husband.
I don't practice Wicca, but I do use magic spells my mother taught me. I sometimes see people who aren't there, but more often I feel them. They seem to be attracted to me, and I've spent a good portion of my adult life trying to learn more about this "gift" (which scares the poop out of me at times).
Oddly enough, my mom doesn't understand how I sense the others and through her perception, I've grown to feel like I'm just making things up to feel special. Part of me knows I'm not just imagining things. I can tell when my friends are hurt, because when they hurt so do I. I've picked up ob
Does anyone have any suggestions on how to build on this skill? Or at least convince myself it is real?