Although the hoax involving the Cottingley Fairies Photos, circa 1920, is well known, many are unaware that one of the girls involved insisted that the 5th photo was genuine. As you will see in the 2009 video from The Antiques Roadshow below, Frances Griffiths admitted to the deception in the 1980’s, along with her cousin Elsie Wright, […]
The following fairy encounter was written by Charles C. Smith and appeared in “The Folklore Record of 1878,” which was published by The Folklore Society in 1878. Smith writes of a fairy encounter that William Butterfield, the keeper of Ilkley Wells in West Yorkshire, England experienced around 1815, as told to him by a local […]
Three hours northeast of Bangkok, Thailand, there have been sightings of the Naree Pon, a fairy-like creature that is said to be both plant and animal. Not being taller than three feet, the Naree Pon have been described as having beautiful female bodies and a sort of organic complexion to help them camouflage into the […]
Mermaid fever has officially arrived in the Israeli beach town of Krivat Yam as locals and tourists alike flock to the place where dozens of people have claimed to haverecently seen a young mermaid.
I believe I made communication with the White Fairy Queen last spring…
This is a photo taken in the Spring Mountain area of what appears to be a fairy.
This topic kind of got buried in this huge forum so I am pinning it so more people can add their experiences. Please share your stories, we would love to hear about them! Thanks!
During a visit three or four years ago, my young nephew gave my daughter a large black plastic beetle which was very realistic looking. Why he gave it to her, I’m not sure–he probably thought it was cool and she’d appreciate it, which she definitely did. After he left, she put it on a moulding […]