Giant Animals That Once Roamed the Earth #AtoZChallenge

Part of the A-to-Z blog challenge. My theme is legends and legendary creatures. I hope you enjoy following along! Giants in the Animal Kingdom An image gallery of some of the massive animals that once shared our planet. And yes, it is terrifying and thrilling to imagine what it must have been like to see them alive! You … Continue reading Giant Animals That Once Roamed the Earth #AtoZChallenge

The Firebird and Princess Vasilisa, a #fairytale #AtoZChallenge

“The Firebird and Princess Vasilisa” A crazy tale from Slavic folklore for you.😉 The king’s archer is on a hunt and runs across a firebird’s feather. But the archer’s horse warns the archer not to touch it, as bad things will happen if he does. (The horse can talk?!) The archer ignores the horse’s advice and takes it, bringing the feather back to the king so he will be praised and rewarded. When the king is presented with the feather, he demands the archer bring back the entire firebird or he will be executed. (See? Why didn’t he listen to that wise horse?)

Eagles, we’re talking the giant predators of legend, like the Roc #AtoZChallenge

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Part of the A-to-Z blog challenge. My theme is legends and legendary creatures. Every day (except Sundays) this month, a legend beginning with that day's word will be featured. I hope you enjoy following along! Eagle: the Roc Legends of giant predatory birds abound, such as the Roc, appearing in Arabian fairy tales, sailors' folklore, and … Continue reading Eagles, we’re talking the giant predators of legend, like the Roc #AtoZChallenge