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    The Folklore Files: The Baldoon Mystery

    A story of Poltergeist Activity, Curses and Psychics. By N. J. McKay I first heard about the Baldoon Mystery while researching for an future podcast idea. I love the paranormal, anything that is unexplained, unknown or mysterious. These creepy tales have inspired me since I was in high school, they’ve even helped spur me in my writing, creating tales involving psychics and mediums, ghosts and shapeshifters, to witches and curses. Little did I know that this story contains them all. It all starts in a new Scottish settlement called Baldoon in the year 1830, located outside Wallaceburg, Ontario, Canada, with John McDonald acquiring a piece of land. It seemed this…