Monthly Archive: September 2011

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Faoladh and Ossory – Irish werewolf folklore

In ancient Irish folklore, the werewolf is known as faoladh or conroicht.  The faoladh (Irish werewolf) is similar to the werewolf you may be familiar with – it is a man or woman that shapeshifts into a wolf. Unlike North American werewolf...

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Wolf Quotes

There are a number of wolf quotes that have become well-known proverbs and pieces of advice over the years and in different cultures. This is in part because the wolf is a very distinctive creature that possesses certain strong qualities….and these qualities...

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Constellation Lupus

The Constellation Lupus is a grouping of stars in the southern hemisphere. Lupus is Latin for Wolf, so this constellation is also sometimes referred to as the “Wolf Constellation“.  Over time it has been known variously as different things including Ur-Idim or...

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Goats in Trees

Yes, I literally mean goats in trees! Goats in trees exist!? Goats can climb trees? Yes they can!! One of my favorite things is to find things that people just would never believe really exist – because when they see that something...

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Girl Werewolf Costume

It’s never too early to start thinking about who to be for halloween!!  Here are some girl werewolf costume ideas if you want to get dressed up as werewolf character that your friends might recognize. 1.   Red Riding Hood – Red Riding...

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Origami Wolf

The origami werewolf can be complicated to make if you don’t have the correct instructions, as can the origami wolf.  There are a number of different designs you can use, but these origami wolf instructions are pretty simple and relatively uncomplicated to...

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Does the werewolf have to hide?

Does the werewolf have to hide from humans or other beings that might be suspect of your “curse”? Well,  this is a very tough question to answer because it all depends on who the person you would like to tell (your secret...

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Creatures in the night

It is dark outside.  It is nighttime.  A brilliant full moon shines high in the sky shining so brightly that it lights up the countryside with an eerie blue glow.  Humans can see by this light – this moonlight – if they...

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3 Things you need to get through the School Year!

Most kids and many adults are getting back into school mode as the official summer winds to an end; for many humans and some werewolves the school year will be as normal as they come. You will get up, go to class,...