• A Grimm Challenge

    A Grimm Challenge – Month 5 Recap

    Five months into A Grimm Challenge! So this month I’ve been thinking about how these tales would be presented if they were written down today, and not in the early 1800s. Now, this in itself is a tricky subject. I am, as a librarian (and just generally as myself) strongly against censorship. I also happen to love horror, and dark children’s tales. So I would never want to brighten these stories, or take out the gruesome, scary, or otherwise “unwholesome” aspects of the tales. So what I’m more interested in is not the events of the tales, but the characters within it. Sure, there would be stronger female leads (although…