Lies and Lady Slippers

True Myths And Real Magic

Pink Lady Slippers in a northern forest.
Image by G Johansen from Pixabay

The fairies whisper among the fiddle heads,
dancing in the moss,
contemplating our existence.
Do they believe? Do I?

My grandmother always knew where to find Pink Lady Slippers. She told me everything she knew about them, which, as a small boy, seemed like a lot. But now I understand everything she thought she knew was a lie. She had just repeated what…

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Kevin J Fellows

Kevin J Fellows

Writer & Poet of speculative fantasy. Author of the novel At the End of the World. Stories & poetry in SFF publications you know. kevinjfellows.com

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