Tag: Britain


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

Unseelie Sidhe

Unseelie sidhe are one of two factions of faerie according to British lore. Also known as the Slaugh, they are the malicious faerie who bring misfortune and destruction to humans. […]

Posted April 25, 2011


Brownies are household spirits who help with housework, perform chores in the barn, aid in the fields, and assist with the herds. Some sources believe them to be remnants of […]

Posted April 3, 2011