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"a cobbler's dozen."

“a cobbler’s dozen.”

original gouache painting on watercolour paper by hallie m. gillett bertling.

based on the brothers grimm’s “the twelve dancing princesses,” my painting takes me back to my very favourite faerie tale classic theatre episode of the same tale. 796 more words

Faerie Tale Feet

Camp NaNoWriMo ~ Success!

I did Camp NaNoWriMo two months ago, and I found that reaching my word count goal was a lot more difficult then than I did this time around.  295 more words


Genre of the Week: The Twelve Dancing Princesses (Ger.: Die zertanzten Schuhe)

Love: How far can a man go to win the love of the woman of his dreams? Even more so when the woman is not in love with him at the beginning? 1,036 more words


On the Shelf: Wildwood Dancing by Juliet Marilier

Because I’m not quite ready to discuss Bleak House (which I finished last night), this week I’ll be revisiting another old favorite–one of Juliet Marillier’s few forays into YA lit. 820 more words


Inspiration Day: The Twelve Dancing Princesses

My childhood all summed up.

These dresses and illustrations make me smile :)

I disappoint myself. I promised myself when I was little that I would have a bedroom like this when I was older.


Sobering Look at Sex Trafficking

Please join me in welcoming fellow author RJ Conte to the blog today.  Her novella, The 12th Girl in Heaven, a modern retelling of The Twelve Dancing Princesses, releases on Amazon on June 2, and accompanies a Beauty and the Beast retelling, … 1,404 more words

Matters Of Faith

Nightstand Books - May Edition

Nightstand Books is a monthly blog meme Jenelle Schmidt and DJ Edwardson started… the idea being that we take a look at our nightstand of books we’re reading/looking forward to reading that month. 959 more words