The Night I Met a Ghost in Japan

While visiting Japan last November, I spent several nights on Mount Kōya – the heart of Shingon Buddhism in Japan, and the setting for an upcoming Hiro Hattori mystery. (The one that comes after this summer’s Betrayal at Iga.)

Okunoin Graves

On one of those nights, I took a walk after dark in the famous cemetery at Okunoin – and had an experience that changed my view of ghosts forever.

You can find the whole story at Murder is Everywhere: A True Ghost Story From Japan.