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Staff Picks: Flavorwire's Favorite Cultural Things This Week

Need a great book to read, album to listen to, or TV show to get hooked on? The Flavorwire team is here to help: in this weekly feature, our editorial staffers recommend the cultural object or experience they’ve enjoyed most in the past seven days. 753 more words


Fairytale Twisted: Sleeping Beauty's Kiss

Why question the world, whether it’s real
let dragons exist, breathing fire
and fairies float like gypsies unhinged
there yet may be a miracle indeed… 89 more words


Fairy-tale Twisted: Old Grumpy Gretle

Once upon a time
deep in the woods, beyond the pines
where light was green, filtered through lush canopy
there, where the soaked earth remained for days… 161 more words


The Juniper Tree: Card of the Week, 25th August 2014

Back in the days before children’s fairy tales were inoffensive  Disney cartoons and plush toys, the brothers Grimm entertained kids with dark, spooky  yarns about  poisoned apples and hungry witches.  677 more words

Weekly Cards

Thoughts on "The Riddle"

The cruelest women in fairy tales, if you were to ask the Grimms, are not the witches, but the women who slay innocent men in order to avoid marriage. 301 more words

Grimm Project

Lucky Hans from Grimms Fairytales

Some men are born to good luck: all they do or try to do comes right– all that falls to them is so much gain–all their geese are swans–all their cards are trumps–toss them which way you will, they will always, like poor puss, alight upon their legs, and only move on so much the faster. 2,323 more words

Things To Love.

Once Upon A Time - Snow White

Here’s the original story of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs by Brothers Grimm, as read to you by yours truly with my Finnish accent and in one take. 30 more words

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