Tag Archives: fairytale retelling

The Prince and the Poltergeist

“Why is it so hard to find an honest-to-goodness exorcist these days?” Humphrey grumbled as Sir Bartholomew, the castle’s persistent poltergeist, upended his bowl of cereal. Humphrey’s dislodged spoon dripped milk onto the counter. “The last several that have come through have either completely failed to notice any supernatural activity or have run screaming when […]

September Stories at the Confabulator Cafe

It is often said that all stories have already been told, we’re all just rehashing the same plots over and over with our own unique perspectives. So this month at the Cafe, we intentionally did just that. We were challenged to write a retelling of a fairy tale, mythological story, or urban legend. See if you can […]