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Tiger, Dog, and the Bone Broth

By Ericka Lutz / October 1, 2021 / 0 Comments

In this charming inversion of fairy-tale tropes, magic is the last thing anyone needs to live happily ever after.

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When Your House Shares a Property Line With Another Realm

By Jerica Taylor / June 19, 2020 / 0 Comments

The title of New England writer Jerica Taylor’s short fiction may be a bit cheeky, but the story she tells is one of eerie, ongoing, and unnervingly close encounters with Faerie. Happy Midsummer from The Fabulist.

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Hansel & Me

By Jenny Bitner / September 6, 2013 / 2 Comments

Jenny Bitner’s fanciful, feverish “Hansel & Me” finds two step-siblings wandering through a forest known to be the home of a cannibalistic witch. Hungry, cold, abandoned by their sybarite parents, the pair fantasize about food, sex and serial killers — until all their fantasies come to life within a fabulous house made of candy.

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