Tag Archives: Fairy tales

The princess and the toad

She kissed the warty toad.  After a minute she became dizzy, and the air shimmered before her eyes… When she awoke, the toad loomed above her. “Now fair lady, let’s begin our adventure!” Advertisements

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Creative writing post #34 – A shaggy dog story

The clock winked, and for the first time that day, Claude realised that he was dog tired. He hadn’t slept for about two days, and he’d been running around frantically trying to prepare everything for tonight, for the girl was … Continue reading

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Creative writing prompt #30 – Not working today

Your Royal Highness I couldn’t make it into work today because I was at the cottage, banging your wife. It was your own fault, she’s far too young for you, and you’re always out on business.  She gets so lonely … Continue reading

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Creative writing prompt #23 – Snow White: Bashful’s story

Bashful and the other dwarves ambled home to their cottage after a long day’s work in their mine.  It was a remarkable mine, full of all kinds of gold and jewels, which meant that they were properly minted.  In fact, … Continue reading

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Creative writing prompt #4 – If the shoe fits…

Cinderella sat on a wooden stool and took off one of her wooden clogs.  Prince Charming knelt down before her and held out the crystal shoe; as Cinderella held out one foot, he gently slipped it over her toes, began … Continue reading

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