I Like Fables And Folk Tales

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    Some great examples of great works of fiction

    are: - the Bible - the Qu'ran - the Torah They are like Dan Brown novels. They are poorly written but easy to read and include just the right amount of actual historical facts to allow the reader to believe. It's a mastery of suspension of disbelief. The authors of...
    Some1umayNo Some1umayNo
    46-50, M
    Mar 6, 2015

    Here's The Names Of Some Fable Stories..........

    Theres lots of different fables and folk tales from around the world but here are just a few THE STORY OF THE FISHERMAN AND HIS WIFE(unknown) THE TWO FROGS(japanese) THE RABBIT & THE COYOTE(mayan). THE DISOBEDIENT SON(mayan) THE BOY WHO CRIED WOLF(ancient greece) and lots more...
    PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Dec 15, 2010

    One particular fable I enjoy is the one

    where the lion is sick and all of the animals call to pay their respects except for the fox who upon arriving at the Lions den notices many sets of footprints going in but not one leading out.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Nov 23, 2015

    This is a story told to me by my maternal

    grandmother. She had many ghost stories and other stories about the supernatural. This is my favorite though, and it's also part of my family history I hope you enjoy it. The Demon Bull of the Red Bridge My grandmother's grandfather was a carriage driver for the Catholic...
    Mike389 Mike389
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jan 30, 2014

    A crow sat on the tree doing nothing.

    A rabbit thought to do the same and sat on the ground. A fox came and ate the rabbit. Moral: To sit and do nothing, you need to be on top.
    kalila37 kalila37
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 5, 2014

    All Myths

    All mythology holds a deep fascination with me. I've used many different elements from fairy tales, fables and mythology in a great deal of my writing. In my opinion all those legends are the purest form of writing we have. Adults tend to over complicate things trying to sound...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 27, 2012

    Fairytale Of Forest Hall..

    once upon time there was a scruffy leprechaun called pawl and a demure sprite called yonny... they lived in a wood far far away from civilisation ,so far away from civilisation they became very uncivil themselves . they foraged for small animals called bizzles as this was the...
    psychicprayer psychicprayer
    36-40
    2 Responses Dec 12, 2012

    Fables, Graphic Novels

    I am currently reading this book: Peter & Max, a Fables novel. from the creator of the Fables graphic novels. I love the graphic novels. The charaters in them are the charaters from all sorts of fable tales. Set in modern day New York city. Very interesting stuff. here is...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 4, 2011
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Jan 7

    A fruit merchant passed through a town,

    walking his donkey which carried a moderate amount of 6 bags of oranges. A couple of villages saw him pass by & laughed saying, "Look at that man, he is not using his donkey to its full potential! What a fool! The load of oranges looks as light as a feather! Poor guy won't make...
    brunettebarbie14 brunettebarbie14
    22-25, F
    Jul 31, 2014

    History

    I love all kinds of literature but fables and folk tales are especially entertaining because they've got history and traditions attached to them that makes them feel so much more dense than other written works (even if this isn't always true). There's a feeling you get when you...
    UnseenBlossom UnseenBlossom
    18-21, F
    May 31, 2011

    I Love Fables And Folk Tales

    I love hearing stories about fables and stories that have a moral at the end of the story
    PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD
    18-21, F
    Dec 15, 2010

    If a folk tale is told be someone old wouldn't

    that make it an old folk's tale?
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    Jan 9
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