Näcken (Neck, Nicor, Nixie or Nokken) are shapeshifting water spirits in Germanic and Norse mythology and folklore. In Scandinavia usually appeared in the form of a young and pretty handsome man. Continue reading “Näcken – The Nix”
A female Mare riding on a sleeping man’s chest.
A mare sneaks upon a sleeping person and riding on their chest. The victim may get nightmares and be infected by various diseases. Continue reading “Mara – Mare”
Wood Elves hunters in a foggy pine forest.
Most people may know Elves from Tolkien’s world or computer games like World of Warcraft but in Scandinavia, they are a reality. Continue reading “Wood Elves”