Traditional Halloween “Monsters”

For several years, I've been on a fact-finding mission focused on the history of traditional Halloween "monsters" including their origins and evolution in folklore, literature, and pop culture. Each year, I research and post about a few more. Here are ALL the posts. Click the images for more info on each! In 2022 I'll be... Continue Reading →

Halloween Monsters: Werewolves & Shapeshifters

For several years, I’ve been on a fact-finding mission focused on the history of traditional Halloween “monsters” including their origins and evolution in folklore, literature, and pop culture. Today, let’s take a look at WEREWOLVES & SHAPESHIFTERS. A werewolf is a human who turns into a wolf (or wolflike creature) that is feral and violet... Continue Reading →

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