Tag Archives: Folk-Lore

Embedded in the Landscape: Psychogeography, Folk Horror and the Everyday

I’ve had a few requests to share the talk I gave at The Unseelie Court event organised by Folk Horror Revival in October. So here it is:    We’ll come back to that guy on the slide later. I’m guessing … Continue reading

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Fife Folk-Lore: Cures for whooping cough and other ailments

Cures for Whooping Cough: (1) Passing the child under the belly of a donkey; (2) Carrying the child until you meet a rider on a white (or a piebald) horse, and asking his advice: what he advises has to be done; (3) Taking … Continue reading

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