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Tag Archives: Brothers Grimm
Long-time readers may remember that for NaNo 2011, I wrote the first draft of a novel based around the fairy tale of The Twelve Dancing Princesses (or The Shoes That Were Worn to Pieces). I’ve finally completed a revision of … Continue reading
A look at another classic fairy tale this week: Sleeping Beauty. Like Cinderella, it shows up in the Brothers Grimm and in Charles Perrault. Grimm gives us a very brief story, “Little Briar Rose,” about a princess who is cursed … Continue reading
I focus on fairy tale retellings often, and right now it’s the season for them, since I’m participating in the Once Upon a Time challenge. I thought it would be fun–and maybe useful to someone–to spend a few Fridays gathering … Continue reading
Today’s short story is another one from my NaNo novel, told by my storytelling main character, Lyra. You don’t have to know any background, except perhaps that her stories are heavily influenced by the Brothers Grimm, so feel free to … Continue reading