Mussum as Kuchisake-onna
Fictional Characters


The Japanese urban legend of the scissor-wielding “Slit-Mouth Woman” was believed to be real in Japan’s Nagasaki Prefecture in 1979. Reports of sightings were given such merit, local police increased patrols and parents were cautioned not to let their children go out alone.

Carly Capra

Carly Capra

Native Texan Carly Capra was brought to my attention by my good friend Carlo Rodriguez, who’s had the pleasure of photographing Carly on several occasions. (The photo at left is from one of his shoots