Mythical Beasts Of Japan (Wednesdays)

  • Power of prehensile hair! Hari-onago: The Hari-onago is a beautiful, but deadly creature of Japanese folklore. It appears as an ordinary woman with untidy hair. ( However, if you look close enough, you can see that  each of the hairs is outfitted with an incredibly sharp hook. ( The Hari-onago mainly preys on single men that walk along dark alleyways at night. ( When approached, the Hari-onago will smile shyly, and “if the smile is returned, she attacks”! ( She lets her hair go wild, and it rips apart the defenceless victim with great speed. ( The only way to stop a Hari-onago is to outrun it back home and to wait until sunrise to go back outside. (



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