Tariaksuq- Inuit myth: a shapeshifter that kidnaped children. It's natural form was that of a half caribou, half human creature. It resided in a place between the world of the living and the world of the dead. You could never see it directly because it always stayed in your peripheral vision
Walking with crows. Badh is the crone aspect of the triple goddess the Morrigan. She teaches us to meet and accept our fate. Life is seen as including many paradoxes so death rests as a valid process within the cycle.
"Beware Jenny Greenteeth." Jenny Greenteeth is a figure in English folklore. A river hag, similar to Peg Powler or a grindylow, she would pull children or the elderly into the water and drown them. She was often described as green-skinned, with long hair, and sharp teeth.
In Finnish folklore, Ajatar (also known as Ajattara or Ajattaro) is an evil female spirit of the forest, “the devil of the woods”. She has many forms and depending on the description, she’s said to be a witch, a ghost, a snake or a dragon. Ajatar spreads diseases and plague and anyone who looks at her becomes sick. It was believed that Ajatar was the reason why people got lost in the woods and her name is probably derived from the Finnish word ajattaa; ‘to lead’, ‘to pursue’.