Sometimes above the forest you can see Baba Yaga, that (in)famous Russian witch. a hag who flies through the air in a mortar, using a broom as a rudder. She’s ugly, with a hook nose, a hunchback, crooked yellow teeth and dirty, torn rags. And yet, she has a certain charm, a je-ne-sais-quoi we can’t quite place. Learn more about her here.