Through the Woods

"What a fine night! What a good walk! I knew the wolf wouldn't find me!" "Oh, but you must travel through those woods again & again..." said a shadow at the window. "and you must be lucky to avoid the wolf every time..." "But the wolf... ...the wolf only needs enough luck to find you … Continue reading Through the Woods

The Sleeper and the Spindle

She wondered how she would feel to be a married woman. It would be the end of her life, she decided, if life was a time of choices. In a week from now, she would have no choices. She would reign over her people. She would have children. Perhaps she would die in childbirth, perhaps … Continue reading The Sleeper and the Spindle