Irish Monsters (and where the Loch Ness Monster Came From)

Credit: Photo by Marc Zimmer on Unsplash In Ireland, the word we use for “monster” is “peist” (which is actually translated as ‘worm’ or ‘reptile’). That’s because our ancestors explained the creation of river routes with stories of giant, worm-like creatures who lived in waterways, being chased through the landscape […] Read more »