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Chasing Ariel

I’m a mermaid.

This proclamation echoes across the hashtags of every instagram filter, burnishes from its shimmering sweatshirt etchings, reflects back quizzically from the mercat brooches and seashells pins decorating totes covered by the same mantra. 6,304 more words


Little Mermaidnapper - 17 Nov 2016

The Dognapper, 1934

The Little Mermaid1989

Last of the Disney feature films to use the traditional hand-painted cel method of animation.

The Values that Transcend Fairy Tales by Jaclyn Adomeit

When I began to look at the way different cultures told fairy tales, I came to the task with a fair amount of bias. I was fully expecting to find that ingenuity was cherished in western tales, and obedience favoured in the east, but that was not the case. 581 more words


Belfry Theatre presents brand new musical, This Little Light

Hans Christian Andersen’s short story The Little Match Girl has been turned into a new Belfry Theatre musical, This Little Light, running December 10 – 23, 2016. 192 more words


What happened in November - Monthly summary

Another rather calm and chilly month had passed. More books were bought, some promotions used, first Christmas gifts found, very few posts were written and read :P. 456 more words

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