A little diverging with a Victorian

With some stuff happening at work, I took a little break for Easter and decided to delve into the mess of documents that is my writing collection. It's a weird trip down memory lane. I laughed, I cringed, I was mystified, but all in all, a good time was had. One of these days, I really need… Continue reading A little diverging with a Victorian

The Prologue that Wasn’t

In a brief break from my many notes/stories of various myths, I've dug up an old prologue of my novel. This introduction brought up so many memories - some things have stayed canon-compliant, as it were. Others may change, or I might decide to put them in for later. Anyway, realistically, I couldn't figure out… Continue reading The Prologue that Wasn’t

It’s time to Rokurokubi!

Here’s a youkai that you might have seen, it’s something of a classic. The long-necked woman, also known as Rokurokubi (轆轤首). Rokurokubi looks completely normal during the day, but at night, during the relaxed state of sleep, she will show her true self. The youkai with the ever-stretching neck. The direct translation of her name… Continue reading It’s time to Rokurokubi!