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Speculative fiction writer, long-term resident of Japan and Bram Stoker Award finalist Thersa Matsuura explores all that is weird from old Japan—strange superstitions, folktales, cultural oddities, and interesting language quirks. These are little treasures she digs up while doing research for her writing.

Uncanny Japan - Japanese Myths, Folktales, Superstitions, History and Language Thersa Matsuura

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Speculative fiction writer, long-term resident of Japan and Bram Stoker Award finalist Thersa Matsuura explores all that is weird from old Japan—strange superstitions, folktales, cultural oddities, and interesting language quirks. These are little treasures she digs up while doing research for her writing.

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Great storyteller, great stories

Not only is Thersa fantastic at delivering scary or creepy stories, I love the ambient sounds in the background which changes often. My favorite podcast without a doubt. You’ll disappear from the world for the duration of her episodes.

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