Mythological Creature Archive

Mythical Creature, ‘the Agogwe,’ the little furry men of Tanzania. “It’s a writing safari!” with prompt

Let's go on a different kind of safari...one where we see legendary and mythical creatures. The Agogwe men of Tanzania might join us. They are the furry men who have been spotted throughout history and likened to bigfoot. They are fascinating cryptids, who love millet beer. According to notes and records blogspot, Africa is the… Continue reading Mythical Creature, ‘the Agogwe,’ the little furry men of Tanzania. “It’s a writing safari!” with prompt

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Mythical Creature, ‘The Adze,’ a shapeshifting firefly from the Ewe tribe of Togo and Ghana-with writing prompt

  The Adze are shapeshifting vampires from Ewe folklore. Wikipedia says that the Ewe tribe is located in Togo and in Ghana. This legend is thought to have evolved over time, originally serving the purpose of warning against the deadly effects of mosquitos and malaria in the region. According to Fandom, outside of captivity, the… Continue reading Mythical Creature, ‘The Adze,’ a shapeshifting firefly from the Ewe tribe of Togo and Ghana-with writing prompt

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Mythical Creature; The ‘Acephali,’ or the headless men, with writing prompt

There seems to be a few etymological translations and a theological leadership translation of the word Acephali on Wikipedia. I am following the alphabetical list of Mythical Creatures for this blog and defining them with as many sources as possible...as I go along. I am as surprised as you are at what may be coming… Continue reading Mythical Creature; The ‘Acephali,’ or the headless men, with writing prompt

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Mythical Creature, ‘Abada’ – a unicorn with two horns from the Congo- with a writing prompt

  According to Cryptid Wiki,Β 'Abada'Β is one of the names given to a unicorn living in Africa. Giovanni Cavazzi, when travelling in Portuguese Angola, heard about a creature similar to a horse, but larger. It had a head similar to a deer. It had two horns, one on the forehead and the other on the nose,… Continue reading Mythical Creature, ‘Abada’ – a unicorn with two horns from the Congo- with a writing prompt