This week, we had the pleasure of speaking with Fortean philosopher extraordinaire, Joshua Cutchin. To say that this guy has been prolific since his first book, Trojan Feast, in 2015 would be an understatement of criminal proportions. In the last seven years, he has penned a series of in-depth books on various aspects of paranormal phenomena. Links to every one of them will be in the description. On top of his incredibly valuable insights, he’s just a really great guy. You should support everything that he does. This week, we discussed his newest book, the enormous and deeply profound Ecology of Souls, a truly exhaustive look the connections between anomalous experiences of all sorts and death. He’s become a great friend and hopefully, this is the first of many appearances to come. And with that, let’s get into it!
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