Gilding the Lily-pad: It’s a Guy Thing

Gilding the Lily-pad Elle Lothlorien

Have you ever wanted to know just what it is that men think about all day? The correct answer is “No, I haven’t.” If you answered “Yes, all the time!” trust me: you don’t. My first novel, the romantic comedy The Frog Prince, is by far the most beloved of all my books. In fact, […]

Fairy Tales: Making Your Kids Hate You, Lie To You, and Run Away From Home Since 1812


“If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.” ―Albert Einstein“Mothers didn’t understand that children aren’t frightened by stories; that their lives are full of far more frightening things than those contained in fairy tales.” ―Kate Morton, The Forgotten Garden […]