July 17th, 2007

mathmo

More comment whoring

Stolen from several people (in lieu of a real update, which I know hasn't happened for quite a while):

This is your chance, ask me for an update on anything you like — stuff I've posted about before but not mentioned for a while, or something you're curious about, anything you want. I'm interested to see how this will turn out!

If you like, you can re-post this idea in your own journal.
mathmo

Progressive fairy stories, by Small Clanger

The Princess and the Frog

Once upon a time there was a princess. Her favourite toy in the whole world was a golden ball, and every day she would take it into the forest and throw it up and catch it again. However, one day she didn't catch it, and it fell into the river. She began to cry. Just then, she heard a voice which said "Why are you crying, young princess?". She looked around but she could see no one — all she could see was Willy the Frog. She said "I am crying because I have lost my golden ball — it has fallen into the river."

But the river had a wall around it with no gaps in it, so the frog couldn't get through to fetch the golden ball.

The Princess and the Pea

Once upon a time there was a princess. When she grew up she wanted to marry a princess. But she wanted her to be a real princess…