Month: August 2011

Who Will Answer Puck’..

It’s time to answer Puck! Starting today (August 31st 2:00 pm Eastern time) we are open for answers! Please paste your answers to the questions (include question numbers, but don’t […]

Posted August 31, 2011


The Zuibotschnik is a type of forest spirit called a Leshii. Les is Slavic for “wood.” The Zuibotschnik is almost always male and hardly ever leaves the forest. He hibernates […]

Posted August 29, 2011


Yuki-Onna is the Japanese equivalent of the Fairy Queen also known as the Snow Queen. She lures men out into the snow with her beauty. They search for her until […]

Posted August 29, 2011

Fangs First: Build-an-Autho..

Welcome to the sixth installment of our weekly editorial “Fangs First.” So far Jennifer and I have done a bunch of Fang Firsts (see listing) concerning preparation for the final […]

Posted August 28, 2011


Xanas are nymphs and or fairies. Folklore Origin: Asturian Folklore (Present day Spain) Creature Origin: Said to be women of the Moors that were left behind when they left Appearance: […]

Posted August 27, 2011

White Buffalo Woman

The White Buffalo Woman (aka White Buffalo Calf Woman) is the supernatural being who introduced the peace pipe to the Plains Indians. The story of the peace pipe is the […]

Posted August 26, 2011


Vila or Vili (plural) are fairies, who live as nymphs. Other Name(s): Wili, Samovily, Veela, Wila Folklore Origin: Slavic Folklore Creature Origin: They’re said to be the spirits of virgins […]

Posted August 25, 2011


The Urisk (Scottish Gaelic for “water man”) is a type of brownie. Although he can be helpful herding cattle, grinding, and threshing corn, he is a woman chaser. His ugly […]

Posted August 24, 2011

Tuatha de Danann

Tuatha de Danann are race of people in Irish mythology, whom are associated with fairies as their origin. Supposedly, they’ve gone into hiding to prevent their extinction. Name Meaning: People […]

Posted August 23, 2011


The Seelie are one of two factions of faerie according to British lore. They are the good faerie who bring luck and good fortune to humans. They roam the earth […]

Posted August 22, 2011