The Evolution of Beauty and the Beast

The very first Beauty and the Beast was a second century A.D. Roman myth. It has, since then, taken various forms. From the first traditional telling in 1740 France to Disney, Beauty and the Beast has been turned over, transformed, reworked, and redone. The story’s characters change to better fit society’s ideals, significantly so after the … More The Evolution of Beauty and the Beast


Writer of young adult literature, Mackenzie is a Sagittarius who loves long walks on the beach and the fall season even though fall doesn’t exist where she currently lives (she’s hoping to change that soon). Writer and all around nerd girl –who is apparently writing in the third person– enjoys frequenting her time in art museums, … More Me