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On reaching 100

Posts…not years! Actually, this is #101, and it’s hitting 4 days before the one year anniversary of this blog.

When I started this blog I had very little ‘real work’ to do, so writing was my everything. 269 more words



Kate Bush photo session

Undine in the Wind by Arthur Rackham

Never for Ever cover by Nick Price

Fairies in the Backyard

Photo of an Arthur Rackham fairy: Fontcraft.com

I happened to hear from Hannah this week. We went to the same schools from age 4 through age 13. 207 more words

The Significance of Pan in Children's Literature

So, today I thought I would upload a different kind of post, now that I’ve finished university, I oddly miss analysing texts and writing detailed and informative essays of them. 3,345 more words

General Blog

It's Grimm Up North

With Children’s Book Week starting on June 30th what better time to showcase our 1909 Grimm’s Fairy Tales¸ translated by Mrs Edgar Lucas & Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. 193 more words

Too Dark for Disney: The Dark Stories Behind Some of your Favourite Fairy Tales

(All illustrations by Arthur Rackham)

When I was a child I was fascinated by fairy tales. I had a few lovely volumes, and the work of the brothers Grimm was one of my favourites, though the library my mother worked at had a huge volume called The Blue Fairy Book, which had even more. 722 more words