Mystical Tales of the South is comprised of a collection of myths, legends, and folklore situated in Western North Carolina. This is Patricia's 3rd collection of short stories. Learn about the traditions and local myths of Fontana Lake's man-eating monster, the Boojum of Swain County, or the Healer of Tuckasegee, and much more. Discover the mystery behind the Brown Mountain Lights, the Clurichaun, and the birthing of the Smoky Mountains. Grab a cup of coffee and settle in for an eye-opening experience. Magic under the Willow Tree is a short story written by Verna Humphrey. This is her third published story. Dreams occur within our sleep and sometimes our dreams are motivated by things that trigger the subconscious mind. Sometimes, our dreams can be manipulated, in which this case is of manipulation through magic. In this story, set around New Orleans, unseen forces are at work within the dreams of two people. The reader can only imagine how these unknown forces will span across time and affect this couple.