The Raven and the Totem: Traditional Alaska Native Myths and

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The Arthurian legends of the British Isles represent an idealized king who eventually ruled the idealized nation of Camelot. The animals came to him, and by God's help, remained friendly for the duration of the flood. Also offers links to Arthurian sites on the Web. One of the oldest tales of the bunch was determined to be "The Smith and the Devil," in which a blacksmith sells his soul to a devil/evil spirit in return for the power to weld any materials together.
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Burning Brightly: New Light on Old Tales Told Today

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If they heard an owl hooting, they would become frightened. Because man's inhabitable world, the cosmos, is the crucial issue, no matter how various the contents may be and how different from one period to another, cosmogony probably is the clearest expression of man's basic mythological propensity. Du-mu was saved in a log hollowed out of a Pieris tree, together with his four sons and otters, wild ducks, and lampreys. Fable: Create a modern fable that conveys a message about life that you think is important for children to learn.
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Folktales of the Scottish Borders

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Penelope's chart of deities, their 'sex' and what they represent. It’s been suggested that this was actually a psychogenic illness, much like the fits of the accusers in the Salem Witch Trials. One day as the shepherdesses where playing with a panda cub, a leopard leapt out of the bush and tried to attack the cub. From time to time, his quick ear had caught the sound of the distant hula (drum) and the voices of the gay merrymakers. Father Heaven - e August Supreme Emperor of Jade, whose court is in the highest level of heaven, originally a sky god.
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Angels in Savannah: A Modern Day Fantasy

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Human beings have been telling stories since they first learned to speak. Quartering on the rear of his board, he rode in with majestic swiftness, and landed nicely on the beach amid the cheers and shouts of the people. He found a turtle, smeared the mud onto its back, and dove down again for more. Children use the biblical term "spirit" for revenants, never "ghost" (says one local nine-year-old scornfully: "That baby word is for Casper in the cartoons, not a real thing like spirits!").
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Unconquered People: Florida's Seminole and Miccosukee

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What possible connection is there from early common era Europe and those peoples riding around on camels and the places where they saw bushes on fire? Orthodoxy, Protestantism, Ecumenism and all the rest. Beveridge, P. 'Of the Aborigines inhabiting the Great Lacustrine and Riverine Depression of the Lower Murray, Lower Murrumbidgee, Lower Lachlan, and Lower Darling', Journal & Proceedings of the Royal Society of New South Wales, Sydney, 1883, 17, p.60. He was a hero in Greek and Roman mythology, the son of Zeus and the mortal woman Alcmene.
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Fairies

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The other three preferred to return to earth. On one side, Scylla thrashes around her six snakelike heads, ready to crunch on passing sailors. Allah admonished that the son was an evildoer and not of Noah's household, and Noah prayed for forgiveness. After our long, eventful and interesting history, even to this day we have kept our traditions and name, we are Croats/Hrvati who brought our name with us to the Adriatic sea long, long ago.
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Myths and Legends

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Her blood on the stairs could not be removed. Cawdor Castle, Invernesshire - the ghost of a lady in a blue velvet dress has been sighted and so has John Campbell, 1st Lord Cawdor. That's why someone may think you're having a boy because you're carrying low, when actually the baby just dropped lower into the pelvis because you're closer to delivery. In Celtic mythology Arduina is the goddess of woodlands, wild life, the hunt and the moon; Guardian and Eponym of the Ardennes Forest.
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The Wiles of Women/the Wiles of Men: Joseph and Potiphar's

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She explained that it was so the cock could accompany her husband’s soul to the gates of heaven. Evidence of the flood can still be seen in the form of drowned cities on the coast of Africa and ship moorings high above the coast of the Black Sea. [ Gaster, pp. 91-92] The gods had decided to destroy mankind. Or possibly be forced to read the entire bible, front to back, everyday, like everyone is supposed to.
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The Poet as Mythmaker: A Study of Symbolic Meaning in Taras

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He was armed with a hammer called Mjolnir, and wore an enchanted belt which doubled his strength. He tied his beard up in pigtails adorned with black ribbons... I am scared to death of snakes so writing this may help me to over come some of my fear with a funny story to share. Phooka - an Irish Goblin with a variety of rough beast-like forms. Fables were somewhere between fairytales and folklore. In summer you’ll find village gatherings and folk events celebrating Bulgaria’s colourful traditions, including the Macedonian and Vlach festivals in Dorkovo and Zabardo during August.
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Special Cases: Natural Anomalies and Historical Monsters

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Her name was first spoken in hushed tones among children all over America nearly twenty years ago. If you like these resources, you may want to look at the author's corresponding site, which includes Parapsychology, the Paranormal, Cryptozoology, UFOs and Ghosts at: PARANORMAL RESOURCES The devil tempted his wife to find out what he was building in the forest. At that time, behold, there was caught by the female guardian of the daughter of Kikihale a very large oopu.
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