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Tale Weaver #125: of the writerly persuasion 22.06.17

“Definition of a Writer: One who tells stories that demand to be told.” Ana Patrick “You have to write the book that wants to be written. And if the book … Continue reading

June 22, 2017 · 11 Comments

Tale Weaver #123 08.06.17: The June Bride

There is the tradition of the June Bride. The Goddess Juno was the protector of women – especially in matters of marriage and childbearing, hence the June bride in Juno’s … Continue reading

June 8, 2017 · 11 Comments

Tale Weaver #121 25.05.17: Reverse/Naughty Fairy Tales

Earlier in the tale weaving saga, Michael encouraged us to write bedtime stories for adults. I’m revisiting that prompt, with a wink and a nod, and thinking concepts like: an evil … Continue reading

May 25, 2017 · 43 Comments

Tale Weaver #119: What If 11.05.17

This week, I’d like you to suspend logical and engage in some magical thinking. To play a “what if” game. I’ve listed some potential what if scenarios, but please feel … Continue reading

May 11, 2017 · 18 Comments

Tale Weaver #117: Observations 27.04.17

I am a people-watcher – especially at airports, bus and train stations. I wonder who the people flowing past are, where they are going, and why. I imagine all sorts of … Continue reading

April 27, 2017 · 11 Comments

Tale Weaver #115: unbirthdays 13.04.17

According to the Mad Hatter, we have 364 unbirthdays a year (an extra one during a leap year). That’s 364 days from which we can chose to celebrate an unbirthday … Continue reading

April 13, 2017 · 15 Comments

Tale Weaver/Fairy Tale #113: the quest 30.03.17

A common fairy tale theme is the quest – the search for something or someone. It’s a literary device we are familiar with from medieval romances to JRR Tolkien. Most often … Continue reading

March 30, 2017 · 16 Comments

Tale Weaver #111: the lighter side 16.03.17

As we’ve past the Ides of March, and it’s St. Pat’s eve, thought we’d take a walk on the lighter side this tale weaver. Your thread, your tale, your tapestry … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · 12 Comments

Tale Weaver #109: metamorphosis 02.03.17

    This week, the tapestry to be woven will tell a tale of  waking up in someone else’s body. Describe your day in real time as it unfolds. Who … Continue reading

March 2, 2017 · 11 Comments

Tale Weaver #107: Lost 16.02.17

I often find myself lost: in thought; in a physical space; in nightmares; in my mind; in a book or story. Being lost can be pleasant or frightening. Reassuring or … Continue reading

February 16, 2017 · 19 Comments