The Irish werewolf is different from the Teutonic or European werewolf, as it is really not a “monster” at all. Unlike its continental cousins, this shapeshifter is the guardian and protector of children, wounded men and lost persons. According to some ancient sources, the Irish werewolves were even recruited by kings in time of war. Known in their native land as the faoladh or conroicht, their predatory behaviour is typical of the common wolf, not beneath the occasional nocturnal ra
Utagawa Toyokuni I (Japanese, 1769–1825). Onoe Matsusuke as the Ghost of the Murdered Wife Oiwa, in A Tale of Horror from the Yotsuya Station on the Tokaido Road," 1812. Japan. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Louis V. Ledoux, 1927 (JP1492) #ghost #Halloween
from unexplained mysteries: Uploader comment: Hi all, new to this wonderful forum. I can say 100% its not fake.....A little boys reflection in the mirror, however boys eyes are closed, yet reflection of boy eye's are opened....Also a strange orb like mist above his head......
Once a mere mortal, Arachne dared to call herself better than Athena at weaving. Gods are proud. Calling yourself better than Athena is only slightly less dangerous than juggling unpinned grenades. The goddess challenged Arachne to a weaving contest. Arachne lost. As her punishment . . . well, there are many stories. Some say Arachne hanged herself in shame then became the worlds first spider, the weaver of the animal world.