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I know it is a tree
but to my ears
it is a small nocturnal marsupial,
pied, with violet saucer eyes,
and it lives in trees that bleed violet sugar. 77 more words


The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly by Sun-Mi Hwang

Translated from Korean by Chi-Young Kim.

The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly is a fairy-tale-like book about a hen called Sprout. She is an egg-layer on a farm – living in a small cage with only a glimpse of the world outside her barn. 495 more words


The Man in the Woods by Shirley Jackson

Although, passing away in 1965, the exquisite author Shirley Jackson still persists as one of our great 20th Century American writers. Even after her death, she leaves us with many unpublished works. 376 more words


Cherry Intoxication

Drunk with cherry blossom aroma,
The tiniest fairy weaves a crooked path,
Skating down pink branches and
Leaping petal to petal, wings beating happily.
The pollen coats her so thickly, 81 more words

Fairy Tale

Goldielockup Love

About a month ago, I entered a fractured fairy tale writing contest over at Susanna Leonard Hill’s place. My entry, Golidilockup, won second place, which made me giddy. 85 more words


The Pauper Prince - Part 40

Chapter… 40?? Huh? If this is all new to you, try it from the beginning and see if you like  it!

The Pauper Prince… 3,211 more words