Re-enchantment

Re-enchantment

Did you know about the great new ABC site called Re-enchantment? Video’s and audio from the site are being aired on ABC TV and ABC Radio. It is ‘an immersive journey into the hidden meanings of fairy tales’. Warning: It is for adults. It explores the...
‘Why We Tell Stories’ by Lisel Mueller

‘Why We Tell Stories’ by Lisel Mueller

Here is one of my favourite poems about storytelling. I first found it in Jane Yolen’s beautiful introduction to her book, “Favourite Folktales from around the World.” To read more about the Pulitzer prize-winning poet, Lisa Mueller, follow the link...
A story about story

A story about story

This is Irish storyteller Clare Muireann Murphy. Here is a 3 min You Tube clip in which Clare  tells the best version of this particular tale I have come across. Enjoy!