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Book / Romance

February 28, 2021

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

They were perfectly imperfect together.| Pamela believes that her enchanted hair, a gift in exchange for her mother’s kindness, is nothing more than a venerated curse. The envy and greed it attracts has forced her to live under the protection of fortress knights. When it causes discord at Fort Daverna,… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 02, 2021

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Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

An alternative interpretation of 'Sleeping Beauty'. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 08, 2021

Reads: 191

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

We all know Fairy Tales Like Little red riding hood but what if things were different like what if little red was a witch? and what if the big bad wolf was instead a bounty hunter who was cursed to be a werewolf? What would happen? monsters and mortals. humans… Read More

Short Story / Romance

September 20, 2020

Reads: 102

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cinderella's story returns. | Once upon a time, there was a little girl named Gallina, whose father loved her very much. But one day her father died, leaving her in the hands of her cruel stepmother. Despite the ill-treatment she endured, Gallina remained kind and gentle. Many years later, a… Read More
Red is a werewolf, and she loves the taste of blood. She lives in the heart of the Black Forest, which hides more than her kind at its heart. She keeps to herself unless she is hunting, and even then, she like to play with the hapless men who come… Read More

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This is extremely short and is the opening hook to an essay I wrote on the fey. If your interested in reading that essay, leave a comment. Read More

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Sleeping Beauty with a twist! “I love Dracogmagan’s character. She’s great: irreverent, mouthy and full of attitude.” DoctorWolf For once, Parsley's in the limelight as she and Dracomagan set out to rescue the son of Lord Thyme. But many things stand in Parsley's way; an impenetrable forest, a silent castle… Read More
A song i did around 2005-10 I think. Its a swing/big band style song about being carful not to live life to wild. Read More
We know that every princess-hopful wants thier dreams to come true, but what happens when that wish is granted literaly? Madrigal is that young women. She dreams of love and the life she deserves, but when the fairy of dreams gives Madrigal exactaly what she promises, it is more than… Read More
A twist on a classic Scandinavian fairy tale. I wrote this back in 2018, and while I like to believe I've gotten better since then, I think it makes sense to add this to my portfolio. Read More
Princess Lily thought of fairies the way some girls think of "bad boys." If a fairy had shown up at Castle Starling wearing a motorcycle jacket and a disrespect for authority, Princess Lily would have been head over heels before he spoke a word with his pouty, mutinous mouth. So… Read More

Featured Review by Rob73

"A fantastic children's fantasy book, that is well written. The characters are original, and the story is full of humour." Read More

A Grimms Brothers' inspired fairy tale about overcoming one's own pride and accepting the gifts that life brings. Read More
An article from my new series: The Myth Behind the Gard! This series explores the real-life inspirations behind your favorite Mythgard cards! This episode is about the Kolobok, with a section on historical background, a Mythgard original short, tasty recipies to bake your own Kolobok at home, and a decklist… Read More
The joy was tangible in the hut of the Sister and the Boy. Worriless as a child should be, the Boy wasn't really involved in the very process of weaving, sewing, molding and shaping the joy. But he saw it vividly: how the Sister was manually and wholeheartedly working on… Read More
It is easy to forget how gruesome some of Han's Christian Anderson's children's fairy-tales often were. (not to be read to your kids at night). - Another WdC award winner. Read More
Liam O’Riley finds a steal of a deal in a piece of property overseas, where he discovers a stunning beauty who lives in the woods. The enchanting lady stirs his heart strings and all he wants is to bring her home. Fairy tales do come true but as he finds… Read More

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Reads: 280

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

The challenge was to write your own fairy-tale; incorporating all the traditional elements. 1000 word limit. This story is also contained in the Imaginarium House Autumn/Halloween Collection 2019. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
A short-story about a man thinking about the implication of a fairy tale wedding Read More
A friendly snowman visits the village of Sundial... Read More
A new take on a traditional fairytale. Read More

Reads: 256

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This is a work in progress before I submit it for review in a course I am taking. Any comments would be helpful. Read More

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The House

If the Boot Fits: Part 1 You know the story: kind mother passes away whilst raising her daughter, father remarries an evil wench, father passes away, daughter is left to live with her awful step-family- The classic Cinderella Story... except, this time... there's a twist. Read More
Isabella Daniels is on a mission, that starts by borrowing her stepsisters invitation to a museum fundraiser along with a killer pair of shoes. If she can convince the board members to use her bakery to cater all their desert needs, then maybe the bank will approve the loan she… Read More
Almost a fairy tale, told in rhyme. Cover provided by Booksie's own Markie Bee https://www.booksie.com/users/markie-bee-223538 Read More

Poem / Fantasy

November 14, 2018

Reads: 399

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

In a land far away . . . Read More

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

As with most fairy tales, there are often re-imaginings and different versions to this tale. This is the most popular, and arguably earliest, version translated in English. Read More
This piece was written in response to a fairy tale-rewrite prompt. It is my take on Swan Lake, under 1000 words. Part of the Under a Grand Cap collection: Shorts and writing prompt exercises under 1000 words. Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 11, 2018

Reads: 7799

Comments: 100

Shelves: 6

The All Star Story Writers House

Think you’ve outgrown fairy-tales? Well think again! The Contest brings the fairy-tale Kingdom of Cyberia right up to date, with on-line match making, speed dating, cyber spells and, of course, love rivals. Meet the hard up King and Queen of Cyberia and their feisty, rebellious daughter, HRH Princess Eemay, who… Read More
Her skin was white as snow, her hair was black as night and her lips as red as blood... The story of Snow White as you have never seen before. Read More
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