Some Irish Elementals A look at some half-human half-animal Irish elementals. Ape-like or sheep-like–they’re terrifying and malign.
The Telephone Boggart of Cape Town. A strange, shape-shifting boggart-like spectre haunts the Cape Town Telephone exchange.
Jimmy Squaretoe, Devil or Fairy? Jimmy Squaretoe, the little man in leather, made himself right at home with a family in New Hampshire.
Past Praying For – Something Sinister in an Irish Field Sinister encounters with bizarre and fiery animals in an Irish field.
The Little Man with the Soiled Handkerchief A little man haunts a sick woman, taunting her with his soiled handkerchief.
The Ghost of Mary, Queen of Scots Wails of Death on Christmas Eve A Christmas ghost story from the Tower of London with an omen of death for Queen Victoria.
Oskorei and Haug-folk – The Dangers of a Norwegian Christmas Beware the Oskorei (the Wild Hunt) and Haug-folk, who become more dangerous at Christmas!
The Devil’s Fire-Proof Chain A strange gold chain protects a noble Swedish house from fires.
His Evil Idol A man receives an Aztec idol said to be cursed. Calamity ensues, although why the idol was blamed is unclear.
Feeding the Fairies After scaring away a child’s fairy playmates a coachman “has trouble” with the angry Little People.