Month: August 2017
Faeries Panel– Diminutive and cute, or Beautiful and Terrible?
Most people’s first exposure to fairies came via Disney, or maybe by some Victorian era storybook which featured cute little sprites that live in flowers. Yet if we look back at traditional folk sources, we find something quite different. The Good Neighbors are great powers, inspiring awe and terror. Let’s talk about the dangers of trusting the modern viewpoint on them and how to avoid getting yourself in trouble when dealing with the Fair Folk.