Tamer of Horses

Good Thursday readers! I hope you all had a happy and safe Halloween. For those of you who don’t or didn’t celebrate this year, I hope you had a happy Tuesday. 🙂 This week, we are looking at Greek mythology in the form of legend. Focusing on characters from Homer’s The Iliad. In Homer’s The Iliad the … More Tamer of Horses

Goblin Market

That’s a fantastic title isn’t it? And I’m not saying it to pat myself on the back. The title actually belongs to Christina Rosetti’s poem, Goblin Market. Written in 1862, Goblin Market is a tale recognized for its religious content. Many an academic journal and college paper will expand on Goblin Market‘s religious themes and messages, concluding them … More Goblin Market

Shoes in Storytelling

When I say Cinderella, you think…? Maybe the entire story comes to mind when I say, “Cinderella and her glass slippers.” Storytelling has always had interesting modes of transportation, yet it is the interesting ones that capture our attention, not the mundane. Say, something as mundane as a pair of shoes. A shoe is simple and utterly … More Shoes in Storytelling