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Flavorwire Exclusive: Read Two Never-Before-Seen Fairy Tales by the Grimms' Favorite Folklorist

In March of 2012, the Guardian announced a major literary and cultural discovery: more than 500 new fairy tales had been unearthed in Germany. The haul of stories was vast, impressively so. 1,078 more words


National Tell A Fairy Tale Day

Once upon a time…

All the best stories start out that way, right? I love fairy tales, so I can totally get behind Tell a Fairy Tale Day, which is February 26th. 604 more words


CinderSpectaRella Part 3 of 4

“I know just what to do! Fetch me three mice, a pumpkin and a dog,” the fairy godmother instructed.

Cinderella came back with three hamsters, a watermelon and an old goat. 383 more words

Short Story

down and dirty fairy tales

How this rediscovered stash of darker-than-Grimm stories destroys our Prince Charming myths

The translator of a newly discovered trove of 150-year-old tales on the gender-bending surprises found there… 408 more words


Productive Morning!

  1. Essay Submitted
  2. Emails Sent
  3. 1500 Word Romeo and Juliet analysis done (for the boyfriend)
  4. Dissertation Planned
  5. Started Alice in Wonderland Coursework

Anyone suggest any good plays, preferably based on books, thinking Shakespeare, Dickens, Alan Bennett etc… fancy a trip to the theater!! 

Waiting for a response!

Just emailed all the local Primary Schools with a view to go into a class and talk to the children about the Grimm Brother’s as part of my… 85 more words

My local libraries are shockingly shit.

2 libraries and neither have a single book on Freud or Brothers Grimm.