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The darker side of fairytales.

Οnce upon a time…Folk lore and myth served to teach, to dissuade and to strike fear.  But over the years these tales were diluted so that a younger audience could learn and enjoy them. 336 more words

Contemporary Quill

Into the Woods: the Symposium

Last Wednesday, I hopped on the train and made my way to Melbourne Uni for the ‘Into the Woods’ symposium run by History of Emotions… 1,512 more words

Fairy Tales

Stepsisters by Sarah Thomasin



I was the favourite once
The prettiest as well.
Like any only child
Indulged and doted on
The centre of their world.
Till she threw me aside, 257 more words


Cinderella's anomalous shoes

I had a thought on my way to work this morning.

As far as I know, Cinderella was transformed by her Fairy Godmother for the ball (I assume you are all familiar with the age old tale of… 152 more words


Les contes de notre enfance...

Bonjour à tous ,

Aujourd’hui, je vais vous parler lecture en nous orientant plus spécialement sur le royaume des contes. On en parle jamais assez ! 1,167 more words


To Live in the Woods by Ziggy Edwards

Ziggy Edwards is the proud owner of a loft bed. Her poems and short stories have appeared in publications such as 5 AM, Confluence… 22 more words