Baba yaga

  • The Enduring Allure of Baba Yaga, an Ancient Swamp Witch Who Loves to Eat People

    Baba Yaga is a fearsome character from Russian folklore who lives in a hut that walks on chicken legs, and either cannibalizes her visitors or offers them help. In recent years, she's become a sort of aspirational figure on the Internet.

  • I Remember Halloween Costumes

    Being a kid is mostly bullshit, but on Halloween it's fun to play make-believe and eat candy. I asked some of my favorite artists and cartoonists to recreate their best or worst costumes in illustrated form.