Monday, June 19, 2017
Christophe Gans' Beauty and the Beast Film
I'm thrilled that Christophe Gans' Beauty and the Beast , starring Vincent Cassel and Lea Seydeux, is available on Netflix, since th...
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Prince(s) and the Pea
I've heard of tales related to Princess and the Pea in which other women were so delicate that even flower petals, moonbeams, and sound...
Monday, June 5, 2017
Myths and Legends Podcast
Normally, I prefer to read old fashioned, physical books over any other form of reading-including from a Kindle or listening to audiobooks. ...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
From the Archives-The Evolution of Rumpelstiltskin
Although the significance of names is a topic of interest in the tale Rumplestiltskin, Jack Zipes sees the main connecting point in versio...
Monday, May 15, 2017
Tales of Superhuman Powers
I'm a big fan of the blog Multicolored Diary , run by storyteller Csenge Virag Zalka. When I heard about her book, Tales of Superhuman P...
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Karl Simon BATB Concept Art
Weekend eye candy, found via Megan Kearney . Concept art for the 2017 Beauty and the Beast by Karl Simon (go to the linked site for larger,...
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Around the Web
Fairy Tale Roundup Newsletter-have you signed up yet? Get monthly highlights from Enchanted Conversations , World Weaver Press , Timesles...
Friday, April 21, 2017
Sleep in Fairy Tales
yakkingyeti With my son Pearson almost 2 months old now, I have never been more sleep deprived in my life. Sleeping during the day when...
Saturday, April 15, 2017
Basile's The Seven Doves
The "Wild Swans" tale type, mostly known now through the stories of Hans Christian Andersen and the Grimms, has an older literary ...
Saturday, April 8, 2017
Sarah Allison at Writing in Margins had referenced the Runaway Pancake family of tales a while back and I realized, other than the classic...
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