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The Whole Image (Soul Stealing and Microphones)

This friend of mine has always been one of the most superstitious people I know. Her childhood was split between two households, each with their own unique beliefs and superstitions. Having been quite close for the past few years, I’ve heard innumerable stories regarding strange folk-beliefs her parents taught her as a little girl. When… Continue Reading »

Disheveled Girl Proverb

Main Piece: Proverb Original: Распустила дуня косы и за нею все матросы! Phonetic: Raspustila dunya kosy i za neyu vse matrosy! Translation: Dyuna (a slang word that is both a name and means “silly girl”) let down her braids, and all the sailors came running after her. Background Information: Why does informant know this piece?… Continue Reading »