In The Girl Who Watched for Elves, Heather takes a poignant journey through her past with a tarot reader and awakens to a sense life's magic
In The Girl Who Dreamed of Red Shoes, she grapples with desire and creates a life imbued with meaning in
In The Girl Who Couldn't Sing, she follows her heart until she finds her place in the world
The Girl Who Believed in Fairy Tales is a prelude to the Once Upon a Time Today, a collection of modern fairy tale retellings for those who have already left home.
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That night the young woman dreamed of wastelands.
She wandered the scorched landscape in awe. Her mansion was obliterated, and gray skies promised nothing but hail storms. Yet, whatever had caused such a leveling sparked unrepentant ecstasy within her.
Far away, a line of trees—the forbidden forest—promised chthonic shelter. She marveled at her lack of sorrow, fear, and trepidation; it was the first night, in a long, long time, she was not of two parts.
The atom of her psyche had split, and a neutron—something key—had been released.