Hide Your Soul, part 1


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Malevolent sorcery; black magic. Obeah is practiced specifically to bring harm to the living; from merely frightening a person to actually causing his or hers death.

Obeahman or Obeahwoman

A practitioner of Obeah, black magic; Shadowcatcher™. They possess the occult powers and can control both the living and the dead. They can also summon duppies (jumbies) for assistance.

Okra (kra)

The spiritual part of humans, similar to a soul, in Akan society.

Ol’ Higue (Soucouyant)

The skin-shedding, blood-ingesting, female vampire. She appears as a reclusive old woman by day. By night, she sheds her wrinkled skin and turns herself into a ball of fire and flies across the dark sky in search of a victim.