Episode 21: "WTF Folklore"

Get your flutes and lutes out because it's folklore night at the World-Weary pub. Coincidentally, this episode's tales feature strange folk that have been washed ashore... Violet unravels the story of a giant pirate that tormented a Cornish village and Cassiopeia gets to the bottom of a Japanese USO legend.

Listen here.

Further Reading:

Cruel Coppinger

Cornish Smugglers: The Notorious Cruel Coppinger (Folklore Thursday): https://folklorethursday.com/legends/cornish-smugglers-the-notorious-cruel-coppinger/

Did a Demon Pirate capture a Cornish village? (British Paranormal): https://www.british-paranormal.co.uk/the-tale-of-cruel-coppinger-did-a-demon-pirate-capture-a-cornish-village/

Cruel Coppinger - Piski Tells the Cornish Legends (Piski Films Channel): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OlxS70EgWik


The mystery of Utsuro-bune (Supernatural Magazine): http://supernaturalmagazine.com/articles/the-mystery-of-utsuro-bune

Utsuro Bune - The Hollow Ship (Hyakumonogatari Kaidankai): https://hyakumonogatari.com/2014/06/09/utsuro-bune-the-hollow-ship/