Jack-o-Lantern

HelloOOOOoooOOOooOOoOo! If you read my previous post on A Brief History of Faeries, you’ll know I talked a bit about jack-o-lanterns, better known as will-o-the-wisps. This week, I’m talking about Jack-o-lanterns as we know them– the pumpkins we carve for Halloween. HALLOWEEN! The most magical time of the year! Take a seat kiddos (dunno why … More Jack-o-Lantern

The Foxglove

Good Thursday, readers! Since I’ve written on the legend behind the Chinese Lily Lycoris Radiata, I’ve wanted to look into more myths and legends surrounding flowers. This week, I thought I’d focus on the British Isle’s foxgloves. A sign and symbol of the fae, foxgloves have a few different nicknames that nod to the flower’s … More The Foxglove

Culture and Diversity in Avatar the Last Airbender

GOOD MORNING EARTHBENDING STUDENTS! I’ve debated on whether or not to make this particular post a series, touching on each element separately and then it occurred to me that I can’t talk about diversity in the whole of the show if I split everyone up! Silly me! Let’s dive right in, shall we? The Water … More Culture and Diversity in Avatar the Last Airbender