Amelia Starling is a writer, and folklorist. She graduated from the University of Winchester with a degree in Creative Writing, and since then has spent her time travelling and teaching English in Japan (and collecting as many strange yōkai stories as possible). Amelia blogs about folklore and fairy tales at The Willow Web, with a wide range of interests including spinning wheels, Japanese culture, witchcraft, and selkies. She is also a content editor for Folklore Thursday. You can follow Amelia on Twitter @amyelize.