Tiny Tim – The Story of A Christmas Carol

Tiny Tim – The Story of A Christmas Carol

An old miser with a heart of stone, the spirits of Christmas past, present and future, and a small miracle on Christmas day.   Tiny Tim – The Story of A Christmas Carol – Retold by […]

The Story of King Frost – A Winter Tale

The Story of King Frost – A Winter Tale

  A little girl lost in the cold, the King of the red-noses, and a dress all glittering with silver and gold.   The Story of King Frost – A Winter Tale – THERE was once […]

Tweeny Bunting – A Fairy Story

Tweeny Bunting – A Fairy Story

The short tale of a lost fairy, the land of snows, and a job with Jack Frost.   Tweeny Bunting – A Fairy Story – Tweeny Bunting was a lost fairy. There are many good things […]

The Girl Who Trod on a Loaf – A Hans Christian Andersen Tale

The Girl Who Trod on a Loaf – A Hans Christian Andersen Tale

The tale of a pretty young girl, a pair of fine new shoes, and a lesson about the consequences of selfishness. The Girl Who Trod on a Loaf – A Hans Christian Andersen Tale –  so […]

The Witch – A Tale by Andrew Lang

The Witch – A Tale by Andrew Lang

An evil stepmother, a witch the size of a house, and a forest that grows from a comb.   The Witch – A Tale by Andrew Lang – ONCE upon a time there was a peasant […]

The Dream of Maxen Wledig – A Welsh Fairy Tale

The Dream of Maxen Wledig – A Welsh Fairy Tale

An afternoon nap on a hot summer’s day, a beautiful game of chess, and the fairest lady in all the world   The Dream of Maxen Wledig – A Welsh Fairy Tale – MAXEN WLEDIG was […]

The Golden Goose – A Brothers Grimm Tale

The Golden Goose – A Brothers Grimm Tale

  A goose of golden feathers,  a band of merry followers, and a princess who would not laugh.   The Golden Goose – A Brothers Grimm Tale –  THERE was once a man who had three […]

The Wooing of Pomona – An Autumn Story

The Wooing of Pomona – An Autumn Story

  The Keeper-of-All-the-Orchards-in-the-World, a shape-shifting lover, and an abundance of beautiful autumn fruit.   THE WOOING OF POMONA – An Autumn Story –   ONCE upon a time, in the happy days of old, Vertumnus, Keeper-of-All-the-Orchards-in-the-World, […]

A Daughter of the Moon – A Japanese Fairy Tale

A Daughter of the Moon – A Japanese Fairy Tale

A tiny fairy in a bamboo stem, five impossible tasks, and a bottle of the elixir of life.   A Daughter of the Moon – A Japanese Fairy Tale –    In bygone days, ever so long […]

The Elfin Hill – A Hans Christian Andersen Tale

The Elfin Hill – A Hans Christian Andersen Tale

  An invitation sent by a raven, a grand banquet of frogs, and an old goblin in search of a wife.   The Elfin Hill  – A Hans Christian Andersen Tale –   Some large lizards […]

Molly Whuppie and the Double-Faced Giant – A Hans Andersen Tale

Molly Whuppie and the Double-Faced Giant – A Hans Andersen Tale

  Three necklaces made from straw, a giant with two faces, and a bridge made from one strand of hair.    Molly Whuppie and the Double-Faced Giant – A Hans Andersen Tale –   ONCE upon […]

The Dragon and His Grandmother – A Brothers Grimm Tale

The Dragon and His Grandmother – A Brothers Grimm Tale

Three runaway soldiers, a dragon with a magic whip, and a riddle seven years in the making.    The Dragon and His Grandmother – A Brothers Grimm Tale –    ONCE there was a war. The […]