Nifty Buckles
Nifty Buckles

Nifty Buckles

Hi! I'm Nifty Buckles of Folklore Fun Folklore Blogger & Fiction Writer. I enjoy write about Folklore from around the world. Follow me on Mastodon @NiftyBuckles


The Wish Tree

6 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nifty Buckles

  Many of you have heard of a Wishing Well, have you ever heard of a Wish Tree? A Wish Tree may be a specific tree that is noticed by its form, position or location. It is used by folks to make a wish sometimes including an offering. Pagans such as t...

The Eye Of Horus in Ancient Egyptian Mythology

31 Jul 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Nifty Buckles

The Ancient Egyptian Horus was a sky deity, the Eye of Horus was a magickal Protective symbol also called a Wadget, used by the Pharaohs to guard against evil in life and into the afterlife. The Eye of Horus was known to provide good health and rebir...

Vampire Hunter Dr. Abraham Van Helsing was Real.

10 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nifty Buckles

Good day folks!  Did you know that Vampires real or not have been documented since Ancient times? If you are interested in Vampire legends, maybe you're a Van Helsing descendant. According to author Jeff C. Carter  who wrote an article interviewing D...

Weatherlore

9 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nifty Buckles

Good Day folks! It's another #FolkloreThursday, a sunny day is fine by me after the amount of rainfall we have experienced this summer. Weatherlore has been around for a very long time. Many sailors have used the sky or even seagulls as weather predi...

Urban Legend: Shadow People

3 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nifty Buckles

  Shadow people (plural) or some called the shadow man (they are huge shadows and sport dark top hats or fedoras with dark flowing capes.) Legends of the Shadow beings have been told by the Mississippi Choctaw indigenous tribes to parapsychologists....

Fairy Tale Tuesday: The Fire Quest

30 Jun 2020 5 minute read 1 comment Nifty Buckles

Welcome to another Fairy Tale Tuesday! Fireflies are lovely to behold! Children love them as do I. I spent many a summer as a child chasing fireflies at night, fluttering about much like the fae. Absolutely delightful! :) Fabulous photo of Fireflies/...

Blue Bird Exile – Mastodon Migrant Toot! Toot!

25 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nifty Buckles

Hello folks! Just a note to let you all know I am now one of the Twitter Exile.  Apparently they have an issue, a wee one, so I am suspended, tossed like a pair of old shoes! I apologize to tweeters who sent me notifications and I did not respond, I...

Vampire Cats of Catlore

20 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Nifty Buckles

#caturday Did you know that cats were once Vampires? Transylvania Catlore, if a cat leaps over a corpse, the cat will transform into a Vampire. In Bulgarian Catlore if you are born on a Saturday you are gifted with powers that enable you to see an in...

Folklore of Litha, Summer Solstice

18 Jun 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Nifty Buckles

  Litha is a pagan celebration of the Summer Solstice or Alban Heruin held June 20th to June 23rd. Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com During Litha a fire festival is held to revere the Summer Solstice. The sun along with its energy and life gives...

Mayan Tale of The Hummingbird

17 Jun 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Nifty Buckles

Hello folks! Hope you are all having a positive week.    There has been much controversy in the news lately some say the Mayan calendar predicting the 2012 end of the world scenario was dated incorrectly since the Gregorian calendar was not taken int...