The Terror That Comes in the Night
David Hufford's work deals with the so-called Old Hag experience, a psychologically disturbing
event in which a victim claims to have encountered some form of malign entity while dreaming (or
awake). Sufferers report feeling suffocated, held down by some "force," paralyzed, and extremely
The experience is surprisingly common: the author estimates that approximately 15 percent of
people undergo this event at some point in their lives. Various cultures have their own name for the
phenomenon and have constructed their own mythology around it; the supernatural tenor of many
Old Hag stories is unavoidable. Hufford, as a folklorist, is well-placed to investigate this puzzling
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Sleep Paralysis David J Hufford
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The Authority on sleep paralysis David J Hufford speaks openly about sleep paralysis, the raw
footage is from the documentary Your Worst Nightmare - Supernatural Assault.
One in five will experience the terrifying phenomenon of sleep paralysis.
Victims wake to find that they are paralyzed and unable to move or speak. Many experience
frightening visions of demons, shadows, or an old woman known as "The Hag." For others there is
simply the unmistakable presence of evil. In extreme cases, these potentially supernatural attacks
can occur for decades. Overwhelmed, exhausted, and entirely alone, victims can lead shattered lives
dominated by the fear of social stigma. Those who seek medical advice are often misdiagnosed and
labeled psychotic or schizophrenic. In "Your Worst Nightmare ~ Supernatural Assault" Soul Smack
explores the surprisingly common and greatly misunderstood phenomenon of sleep paralysis. In this
ground breaking documentary, Soul Smack interviews actual victims, consults with experts, and
offers advice on how to live with what might be your worst nightmare. Visit the soul Smack website
(www.soulsmacklive.com) and discuss sleep paralysis in the forums, watch videos and learn more
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Leider auf Englisch aber zu wichtig in der Schlafparalysen frage!