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Pins and Needles

by Chris Buchanan
Poetry, 2013
From the collection Growing Up Too Fast

Red Riding Hood stared
at the wolf man
at the crossroads
at the path of needles… 108 more words



As a celebration of this blog’s first year birthday, I watched another fairy tale. The story of the not so well-known Maleficent, the evil witch of the famous tale of… 227 more words

Action / Adventure

Quodies : fairy tale living

Dearest Odyssians,

No worries guys.  Odie is still proudly rocking what’s left of his family jewels under that dress. Besides, he’s too busy writing fairy tales to worry about labels, limitations, parameters or mainstream expectations. 25 more words

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Gossamer Milkweed Etheree

Look like
Green gators,
Snapping at air,
Hungry mouths open,
Toothy grin spilling silk:
Brownies harvest, spin and weave
Gossamer Fairy Court dresses.
Milkweed’s a  37 more words


Haiku #48

while the tapestry turns
to dark fairy tale

Fairy Tales Every Child Should Know by Hamilton Wright Mabie

The 24 stories in Fairy Tales Every Child Should Know by Hamilton Wright Mabie include Beauty and the Beast, The Light Princess, The Ugly Duckling, The Princess on the Pea, The Three Bears, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack the Giant Killer, Jack and the Beanstalk, The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood, Puss in Boots, Cinderella; Or, The Little Glass Slipper, Blue Beard, Tom Thumb, The Fair One With the Golden Locks, The Twelve Brothers, The Golden Goose, The White Cat, The Second Voyage of Sinbad the Sailor, The History of Ali Baba, and of the Forty Robbers Killed by One Slave, The Story of Aladdin; Or, The Wonderful Lamp, Hansel and Grethel, The Enchanted Stag, The Magic Mirror, and One Eye, Two Eyes, Three Eyes. 81 more words

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