I have slayed the dragon. The answer came to me in a rush as I awoke this morning. The answer lies in the ghost's life and death. When one dies a violent death, I believe cosmic forces from beyond tie them there forever. As a secondary force, I believe that those who live a long life, full of emotional swings, create their own bond to a place that remains long after death. I do believe that these twisted souls have the power to break the bond they created, but are usually unwilling to do so.
The Starlight Letters continue to grow.