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Reading: Glitter & Mayhem

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Published: August 21st 2013 by Apex Publications
Format: Short Story Anthology
Read:  September 9th – November 28th 2013
Status: First reading
Genre: Urban fantasy, fantasy, science fiction, horror, mythology, fairy tale
Website: Glitter & Mayhem

I got this on kindle for $4.99 which I think is an amazing price for over twenty stories. Some of them by my favourite authors. There are stories by  Tansy Rayner Roberts, Seanan McGuire and Diana Rowland. I could not, not get this.

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Why I like stories of the fay

faystoriesI like stories about the fae, fay, fairies, elves, the fair folk… whatever you want to call them.

The fay stories I like are the stories  where the fae are not just beautiful glittering laughing creature – they are that but they are also seducers of the worst kind. The kind that will lead you into your own death and you will go with a big smile on your face. And you will go willingly. Fay is probably a metaphor for the temptation of the fun, beautiful and frivolous.  Continue reading Why I like stories of the fay