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Lizard Tales: Cadejo

“…sometimes you can hear it, like someone is hauling a long, long chain along the streets.” In Belizean villages such as San Jose Succotz, the…

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Lizard Tales: La Llorona

“woe on him whom she seduced with her beauty and who having compassion on her weeping near to console her.” The story is told of…

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“If pin neva ben’, ‘Nansi story neva en’.” By far the most popular Belizean folklore character, ANANSI* is the one about whom many have written…

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Hashishi Pampi

“Them wiggle inna ashes pam de fire hearth and lef out them head. They eat roast thing.” The fire hearth has always played a central…

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