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Fairy Tales Revisited #4 – Red, Grey, Wolf

About two or three years ago now I wrote six or so of these revisited fairy tales and this story, a version of Red Ridinghood, came to me then and I wrote down a few paragraphs, hated them, and dropped the idea. For whatever reason it’s come back to me now and I think – […]

Fairy Tales Revisited #1 – Scarlet and the Groom

Scarlet was wearing red; dark red like blood, or raspberries ripening among the thorns. He watched her cross the park, appearing and disappearing between the lines of the trees. She was going to visit her grandmother. She went often, though he had only been once. Her grandmother, stiff backed with pride and rheumatism, had looked […]