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Mythical Creature, ‘A Bao A Qu,’ an ancient Malaysian spirit, with Writing Prompt

According to Wikipedia, The Book of Imaginary Beings, by J.L. Borges was written in Buenos Aires in the 1960's and the website greekmythology.com says, 'A Bao A Qu' is a legendary Mewar creature.  Borges claimed to have read about the creature either in an introduction to the Arabian Nights by Richard Francis Burton, or, as well, in the book On Malay Witchcraft (1937) by C.C.… Continue reading Mythical Creature, ‘A Bao A Qu,’ an ancient Malaysian spirit, with Writing Prompt