History of Shape-shifting Legends and Folklore

Posted by Roses on February 21, 2012

half man half wolf. also known as the Aswang

Shape shifting, or the act of one species taking on the full or partial form of another for a period of time, has its place in many legends throughout history. Cave drawings discovered in Ariege, France have images of half animal/half human creatures, giving way to the knowledge that these types of legends go back even farther than once thought.  Where did these legends come from?  Indeed why was it believed that either by will or involuntarily, a person could change forms?  With all that we know now of the physical impossibility of such a thing, why do people still believe there are those who may walk normally among the human race that have the ability to take on animal like characteristics?

The legends of shape-shifting are varied as far as the type of animal a person becomes.  In rare cases, the belief for some is so strong that it actually gave birth to a diagnosable condition for those who think they can transform into a …

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A Trial of a Werewolf on Record

Posted by Roses on November 6, 2009

If you are any thing like I am,  I like to find out where things such as the vampires and werewolves came from. Like trials and sightings and where the first stories came from.

I have been researching this,  and here are some things that I have found out about the first Werewolf.

Are they real? If not then why did people start this rumor?   Was it just like the stories that you tell your kids about the Boogyman just to scare them? Lets take a closer look at this and you be the judge.

Now we all know what a werewolf is,  right?
Well,  just in case you are unsure, it is a Human wolf.
A human who takes on a transformation of a wolf much larger then your common wolf and stands up right like a man… but with running speed like no human on the face of this Earth.   It is much stronger then any human or wolf.

This is a sighting and a recorded trial of what is thought to be …

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