Week 7: Legend of the Tết’s pole, or a story of the war against Demons

This week on #VNmyth, we’ll go over one of a more well-known folklore (compared to other folklore; generally speaking, no Vietnamese myth is well-known) that highlight how Vietnamese culture doesn’t just borrow from other cultures, we make our own. I. The story: In the old days, at the beginning of time, the land belonged toContinue reading “Week 7: Legend of the Tết’s pole, or a story of the war against Demons”

Week 2: Linh Miêu – Necromancer Cat

This week on #VNmyth: Linh Miêu – A cat that can bring back the dead. Note to self: cats always win, don’t put them in future polls, just write about them whenever you want. Anyway, let’s begin with the cat that I promised to cover. I. How they were born: Surprised!! They are born outContinue reading “Week 2: Linh Miêu – Necromancer Cat”