Blog Posts - Coincidence



Was This The Sixth Sense Or A Coincidence?

Winchelsea ChurchIs there a so called Sixth Sense? In this experience from my cuttings Colin Polhill acted on an impulse, but why? A coincidence or synchronicty, some sort of message from someone dying, telepathy perhaps ... who knows for sure. I we...

The Immigration Coincidence Story

Ellis Island: entry facility for immigrants to USA 1892-1954.A story I received via JC. My grandparents are immigrants who met each other on the boat to the US. They obviously went on to get married, have children and have lived a happy life together...

Meeting Up Thousands Of Miles From Home By Coincidence.

View from Rivington PikeHere's a coincidence story from my cuttings, very short, but quite remarkable. It's from Shirley Myerscough who lives in England.Many years ago, my cousin came to visit me from Canada.We decided to go for a walk on the moors.

The Dead Man Who Won His Son A Large Amount Of Money - By Coincidence

I like some of the old classic coincidence stories. How accurate they are is hard to say, as time tends to alter the tales like Chinese Whispers. Here's the story of Robert Fallon, who won his son a large some of money - but when he was dead!Back in...

They Meet Up Again After 70 Years - By Coincidence

Burnham-on-Crouch High Street, EssexAnother coincidence meeting from my cuttings by Jeff Pickard. Perhaps we are meant to reunite with some people out of the blue. From 1945 to 1949, I attended Maldon Grammar Scool in Essex. In my first year was a M...

The Teacher's Surprising Double Coincidence

From my clippings a double coincidence by David Mann.When I began my teaching career, I was lucky enough to be able to teach English at Craigroyston High School.One day while preparing for a lesson, I decided to write ten sentences for the children t...

The Numbers Of Coincidence

A couple of number coincidences:A.F. Kennedy of Victory Grocers has come up with a far greater than a million-to-one-coincidence.Kennedy's firm received a shipment of canned milk, in a boxcar with the serial number of 80,061.The car was sealed with a...

Robert Burns Remarkable Cottage Coincidence

Robert Burns Cottage, AllowayCoincidences aren't a new thing ! This one dates back to the 1930s and features the birthplace of the famous Scottish poet Robert Burns.Robert Burns 1759-1796Some 16 years ago a visitor to Burn's Cottage at Alloway detach...

Meeting At The Royal Albert Hall Coincidence

Royal Albert Hall, LondonHere's another remarkable coincidence from my cuttings - by Brenda Wood. All of the stars must have been in the right place on the night mentioned! Four of us - old colleagues now retired - meet once a month.On one occasion w...

The Remarkable Coincidence Of The Seventh Child Of A Seventh Child

A short oddity coincidence story which made me smile. This is a letter from Arthur Clancy to the author Arthur Koestler following the publication of his book The Roots of Coincidence."I was born on the seventh day of the week, seventh day of the mont...

Long Lost Sister Found By Coincidence

A coincidence story I saw a while back in the Daily Mail newspaper from a Stephen Wright. It's quite a coincidence.Back in 2004 I was in Boston, in the U.S., looking for The Warren Tavern, a historic inn.Asking a young lady with a pram for directions...

The Haunted House Coincidences

In south-west Nebraska a family believe their house to be haunted. Donna and her husband bought their house in 1988 but it wasn't until 11 years later that they began to first notice strange, sometimes disturbing happenings.For example, Donna's young...

Lilies Of The Valley Connect Two Friends 3,000 Miles Apart

Lilies of the ValleyNow this short story, by Joy Bridle, must be telepathy surely - coincidence and telepathy appear to collide at times.I lived in Gloucestershire [England] and my husband was in hospital having an operation for cancer.When I was pic...

Coincidence or kowinkydink

In addition to this list 3 or 4 former Arkansas  State Troupers who were part of Clinton’s Body Guard detail when he was governor, were later appointed as Secret Service Agents when he became President.  All of them were killed during the s...
by Me and the Damn Cat on Jul 22, 2016

Was Their Contacting Each Other Coincidence, Telepathy Or Precognition?

Picture: Public DomainHow weird is this short story? Well it probably depends on what you believe. It could be a coincidence, but there again it could be some sort of telepathy or maybe precognition was involved. But, whatever, it would appear that t...

National Service Parachute Coincidence

National Service PosterCoincidences can pop up in the most unusual situations, as this story from C Atkins illustrates.During my National Service in 1954-56, I served with the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Early in 1956 in the lead up to the Sue...

The Coincidence Of The Numbers Of Life

A while back I wrote how the numbers 76 and 67 pop up in my life over and over. Certain numbers seem to frequently appear in other people's lives as well. Here is an example from Colin about the number 56."My son Tim who is 27, has been, since he was...

The Holman Projector Coincidence From World War 2

A Navy Wren with a Holman ProjectorAn unusual coincidence story about something called a Holman Projector, which was used in the early days of World War 2 by ships as a defensive weapon against low flying attacks from German planes. The story is from...

Caught Speeding Coincidence

Back to coincidences today, seen in the Daily Mail, this one is about being caught speeding.In February I was caught speeding by a mobile police camera, doing 47mph on the A689 Carlisle bypass, which is a 40mph zone.I was given the option of attendin...

Fate Or Coincidence Brings Two Friends Together Over And Over

It's strange how some people seem to be part of our lives - whether we want them to be or not. Somehow 'fate' brings us into contact with someone over and over again - almost like it's meant to be - as this experience from John Hancox illustrates:It...


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