The Twelve Brothers

ARTIST CREDIT Arthur Joseph Gaskin Vaclovas Ratas Walter Crane Harry G. Theaker Henry J Ford HansMyHedgehog on etsy Louis Rhead Ill Anne Anderson Cremonini Charles Folkard Andrea Dezsö’s Alice Duke Nadezhda Illarionova Get your free book of Poetry from The Fairy Tale Blog click here to download Wonderous Pain for FREE! Curl up beside the … Continue reading The Twelve Brothers

The Seven Ravens

The Seven Ravens Source Text Illustrators Allison Reimold Oscar Herrfurth Adrian Ludwig Richter Anne Anderson Mary Alayne Thomas Lisbeth Zwerger

Fairy Tale Princesses – The Heroine, the Anti-hero, and the Victim

BY ELIZABETH RUSSELL It is a truth universally acknowledged that the fairy tale princesses of Perrault, Anderson, Grimm, etc., were written to be heroines, role models, perfect representations of the perfect woman; an archetype, if you will. Snow White's habit of lying around in a coffin teaches girls passive acceptance. Sleeping Beauty reminds them that beauty triumphs over … Continue reading Fairy Tale Princesses – The Heroine, the Anti-hero, and the Victim