‘Fairies’ Category

  1. Publication: Issue 5, ‘Changelings’


    October 17, 2016 by Unsettling Wonder

    Unsettling Wonder Issue 5

    We are delighted to announce the release of a new issue of Unsettling Wonder, on the theme of Changelings. This …
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  2. R.I.P. Sir Terry Pratchett


    March 16, 2015 by Unsettling Wonder

    Some thoughts on the passing of Sir Terry Pratchett.

  3. Publication: ‘Fairy Brides’ Volume 1, Issue 3


    November 5, 2013 by Unsettling Wonder

    The new issue of Unsettling Wonder is now available. On the topic of ‘Fairy Brides’, this issue is strange and …
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  4. The Three Spinning Women


    March 15, 2013 by MediaGuru

    Be it the spindles in Mother Holle and Briar Rose, or the wheels in The Twelve Huntsmen or Rumpelstiltskin, spinning …
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  5. The Carnival of Shadows


    December 24, 2012 by Unsettling Wonder

    STAVE III Being the third in a series of guest posts by Daniel Gabelman Between the idea And the reality …
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  6. The King in Kensington Gardens


    October 10, 2012 by Unsettling Wonder

    I took a walk in Boase Wood the other morning, though not by the usual path. The right road was …
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  7. On Fairy Tales, Old and New


    September 26, 2012 by Folktales

    Begin at the beginning was the Mad Hatter’s advice. And willingly or not, fairy tales begin with fairies. Sort of. …
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Unsettling Wonder

We craft and tell stories because we’ve stood on the uncertain edge between the waking world and our imagination, between enchantment and fear. And we remember other stories that help us build our own stories, scraps of lumber and fragments of narrative we gather together to make stories for ourselves.


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