Category Archive: Creature Feature

If You’ve Been Naughty, Beware of the Krampus

While standing at the airport, a child ran up to me and told me, “Santa isn’t real!”  I looked at the child’s parents, whose faces had twisted in both sadness and perhaps fear… Continue reading

Creature Feature #2: The Faceless

The Noppera-bo is a type of creature or spirit in Japanese folklore that you could easily walk past on the street if they didn’t show their true face, which is, in fact, no… Continue reading

Creature Feature #1: Headless Riders

The Dullahan (a type of faerie) is an Irish headless rider. The entity rides a black horse while carrying his/her head to the side. The Dullahan’s whip is made of human spines and the wagon… Continue reading