Books & Writing



"33 Mistakes Writers Make About Ballet Dancers"
by Gypsy Thornton
published by Holly Lisle

Steampunk + Fairy Tales: Why It Works - Article for Enchanted Conversation Magazine
Baby vs Writing - Guest Post for PaperBackJack (link coming)
True Love & Fairy Tales: Pt I & Pt II - Guest Posts for Supernatural Fairy Tales


Short stories:
"CAGES: A Steampunk Retelling of Grimm's Jorinde & Joringel in V Parts with Epilogue" - short series podcast (audio) in 5 episodes with music & SFX. FREE PDF download.
"Torn" a fairy tale inspired short story for Halloween
"In the Event of a Zombie Emergency" - a very short story
"The Wandering Girl & the Stay-At-Home Boy" - an original fairy tale for two


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A Writer's Reflections:
"Be-Were the Writer (or Why Writers Are Like Werewolves)"
"People Are Delicious" - our inner zombies are closer to the surface than we think
"The Zombie Approach" - tips from a a sleep-deprived writer
"I, the Object" - a different POV
"Just Add Water" - on getting older (Snow White & more)
"One Bean Left" - on the courage to be creative (Jack & the Beanstalk)

Official #UFchat Blog - Twitter's Urban Fantasy Chat for Writers & Readers (chat held every Sat @ 3pm PST)
Fairy Tale News Blog - daily news & opinions on fairy tale related subjects (except for when on forced hiatus)
Tales of the Ink Gypsy - old (not active) fairy tale writings & musings blog

Fairy Tale Inspired Poetry:
"Carterhaugh's Rose" - steamy poem inspired by Tam Lin
"Beanstalk Vertigo" - inspired by Jack & the Beanstalk
"Passage" - poem on fate & pregnancy