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Tom Muir

Tom Muir tells traditional stories from his native Orkney. He has a great love for both folk tales and local traditions, tales of sea monsters, trows, mermaids, fin folk and selkie folk, as well as stories about witches, shipwrecks, ghosts and humorous goings on. As a storyteller and folklorist, Tom is comfortable with all kinds of adult groups in whatever environment they meet and work. He also works with young people and children, in schools and community venues and has run workshops on storytelling and Orkney’s folklore.

Find out more about Tom on Scotland’s Directory of Storytellers