Wendy Mewes is a writer who lives in Finistère. She is the author of many books and articles about Brittany, and works extensively in promoting Breton history and culture to English-speakers through talks, courses and guided visits. She has also been filmed for French TV and featured on local radio. Follow Wendy on Twitter here or visit her website.

Brittany has a strong storytelling tradition, and the wealth of varied Breton folklore surviving today reflects a society which highly