The Martian Writing of Hélène Smith



A self-styled medium, Ms Smith was not content to talk to distant or dead Earth people only, but also had a hotline to Mars. Here is her portrait of a typical Martian, and their language.

Wikipedia entry here.

Long article here.

     Posted By: Paul - Tue Nov 18, 2014
     Category: Cult Figures and Artifacts | Delusions, Fantasies and Other Tricks of the Imagination | Frauds, Cons and Scams | Spaceflight, Astronautics, and Astronomy | Superstition | Nineteenth Century

The similarities would make sense because of pansporia.
Posted by Expat47 in Athens, Greece on 11/18/14 at 10:14 AM
Ever wnoder why someone who claims a "past life" almost always seems to be the spirit of some famous person in history and never ordinary "Joe Blow from Kokomo"?
Posted by KDP on 11/18/14 at 02:59 PM
And no one ever claims to be reincarnated from a Martian either.
Posted by Patty in Ohio, USA on 11/18/14 at 10:42 PM
A lot of people act like they belong on another planet. Maybe their previous incarnation was on Mars or Uranus?
Posted by Phideaux on 11/18/14 at 11:06 PM
As a long-term dnd expert here: Is that a Flumph on the upper left? (the thing that looks like a stylized raincloud). In 1st edition DND Flumphs were strange (and lawful good) critters that looked like an oddly shaped pillow thing with spikes sticking out the bottom. That sure looks like one to me.
Posted by Alassirana on 11/19/14 at 12:36 PM
Here's an actual image of one. They are close in appearance:
Posted by Alassirana on 11/19/14 at 12:38 PM
The Flumph bears a resemblance to The Flying Spaghetti Monster in all His Noodliness. Has anyone ever seen both of them at the same place at the same time? I thought so....
Posted by Flamingo1 on 11/19/14 at 02:58 PM
Beam me up Scotty, primitive earthlings.
Posted by Gator Guy on 11/19/14 at 08:33 PM
Nobody's going to admit coming from Uranus Phideaux. 😝
Posted by Patty in Ohio, USA on 11/19/14 at 11:57 PM

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