fairy tales

2015: A Geeky Year for Movies

2015: A Geeky Year for Movies

Forget about all the things we were promised to have in 2015 by Back to the Future. 2015 seems to be our year for the movies, us geeks and nerds, that is. I do hope that no one is insulted by my use of the terms geek and nerd. Those are badges that I... Read More »

Poetry Review – Wolf Skin by Mary McMyne

Poetry Review – Wolf Skin by Mary McMyne

Fairy Tale reeducation via poetry Read More »

Review: The Power of the Maleficent

Review: The Power of the Maleficent

Maleficent is an entertaining movie for both children and those who grow up with a special fondness for Sleeping Beauty, fantasy and folklore. Read More »

New Horror Comic Round-Up: Ghosted #006 + Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Wonderland: Asylum #1

New Horror Comic Round-Up: Ghosted #006 + Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Wonderland: Asylum #1

There's all kinds of new comic horrors hitting the stands these days. Here's an introduction to just a few. Read More »

Weird Tales, Summer Issue, #361, in Review

The summer issue of Weird Tales is especially important to those who love fairy tales and folklore. Issue #361 is also a tribute to the ninety-year legacy of the magazine, and contains a nice blend of poetry, art, stories, and several interviews and... Read More »

Are Modern Twists on Classics the Future?

As with every hit TV show there becomes a trend of similar shows appearing on our screens. And fairy tales set in the modern world seem the latest trend. Last year we welcomed Grimm and Once Upon a Time. I only got round to watching the first episod... Read More »

Old Friends, and Why We Love Them

Dragon Battle Book Sculpture by wetcanvas. First sentences are important. Introductions are important. Not gonna lie, I’ve been writing in my head for weeks trying to figure out the perfect start to this blog, and failing miserably, I finally just d... Read More »