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I enjoy researching and writing about history, folklore, and customs of Britain, Ireland, Western Europe, and Scandinavia.

Published works include Legends & Folklore of London (2018) and a contributing chapter in Magical Folk: British and Irish Fairies: 500 AD to the Present (2017).

I also write for Celtic Guide, Spooky Isles, and dabble in the dark art of fiction.

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