You want me to kiss THAT?
A directory of the Frog Prince stories
They’re heeeeeere! Fifteen incredibly diverse stories that re-imagine The Frog Prince. They are dark, light and everything in between. Frogs fall in love, fall out of love and wallow in the mud of ambivalence. And don’t get me started on the princesses…
And now, without further ado and in no particular order:
Once upon a time, not so long ago, lived a princess. This princess had a golden ball she loved to play with. She…medium.com
Alysa threw the ball with a confident smile on her face. It went higher and higher, seemed to hang in the air for a…medium.com
He wasn’t very good at speaking Spanish. That’s why the teacher assigned me to be his tutor. His Spanish was terrible…medium.com
It was one of those tales that remains in a school long after the pupils who originated it have left, grown up and had…medium.com
“The practice yard seems to lack knights, sire. Have their heads swollen, or are their tails between their legs now?…medium.com
She kissed the frog and turned him into a prince. At least that’s what she thought. Handsome and charming seemed…medium.com
I kissed the frog, but he didn’t turn into anything. I so much wished he did, but he kept croaking and only stared into…medium.com
She sat in the corner of her new room. It was bare and too white for her taste. But the people serving her were so nice…medium.com
p.s., I’d like to croak out a heartfelt THANK YOU to Zachariah Wahrer who handled the lion’s — or frog’s? — share of the editing for this issue. If you enjoy original, beautifully written science fiction, you should follow him!