Mythological Creature Archive

Mythical Creature, ‘the Adhene Fairy,’ which is a child-sized being from The Isle of Man-with writing prompt

  These fairies are from The Isle of Man, ('Manx.') Which is a self-governing body under British rule. It sits in the Irish Sea between the islands of Great Britain and Ireland. According to Wikipedia, these Manx fairies are called Adhene and are known as 'Cloan ny moyrn,' (which means the Children of Pride or… Continue reading Mythical Creature, ‘the Adhene Fairy,’ which is a child-sized being from The Isle of Man-with writing prompt

Mythological Creature Archive, West African Folklore

Mythological Creature; the Anansi SPIDER of West Africa and the African Diaspora

Photo Credit: https://tinyurl.com/yyvam4ej The Ghanaian Anansi spider is believed to be a god, responsible for creating the sun, the stars and the moon, as well as teaching mankind the techniques of agriculture and were passed down in the oral tradition over the span of hundreds of years. The stories have survived a lot. According to… Continue reading Mythological Creature; the Anansi SPIDER of West Africa and the African Diaspora

Character Development, For Kids, Historical Fiction, Magical Realism, Paranormal, Short Story, Writerly Tips

The Princess of the Dark – a short story #fairytale #horror

"Yes, the poor girl was the victim of a sinister plot for the throne and was queen for exactly nine days from July 10th to July 19th, 1553. She was accused of high treason and held in the tower of London. She was just 16, when she was beheaded on Tower Hill on February 12th, 1554. The queen was buried beneath the altar of the Tower’s Chapel Royal of St Peter ad Vincula, and her ghost can be seen roaming the grounds usually around the anniversary of her death. I can't enter into this quilting cottage Gemma. All who enter without her permission, find themselves in an early grave, same as she did."