46 episodes

New stories, stitched together with the thread of once upon a time. This is a collection of inclusive fairy tales written and recorded by Laura Simons to spread old magic in a new way. You want single fathers, pansexual princesses, found families, sapphic dragons, sword wielding ladies and asexual heroes? Then you’ve come to the right place!

Patchwork Fairy Tales Laura Simons

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    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

New stories, stitched together with the thread of once upon a time. This is a collection of inclusive fairy tales written and recorded by Laura Simons to spread old magic in a new way. You want single fathers, pansexual princesses, found families, sapphic dragons, sword wielding ladies and asexual heroes? Then you’ve come to the right place!

    To Teleportation

    To Teleportation

    A Patchwork Fantasy Snippet full of neighbourly niceties.
    In which a stairwell is thoroughly defeated.
    Read the transcript for this episode here. Find everything about this podcast and my other projects on laurasimons.com. Follow this podcast on Tumblr or Twitter! The music used in this episode is from purple-planet.com.  Penny for a tale? You can tip your storyteller on Ko-fi!

    • 4 min
    A Happy Haunting

    A Happy Haunting

    A Patchwork Fantasy Snippet full of unusual inventory.
    In which working at a toy store has some surprises.
    Read the transcript for this episode here. Find everything about this podcast and my other projects on laurasimons.com. Follow this podcast on Tumblr or Twitter! The music used in this episode is from purple-planet.com.  Penny for a tale? You can tip your storyteller on Ko-fi!

    • 5 min
    Professional Pocket Dragon

    Professional Pocket Dragon

     
    A Patchwork Fantasy Snippet full of creatures and coworkers.
    In which a pocket dragon is very professional indeed.
    Read the transcript for this episode here. Find everything about this podcast and my other projects on laurasimons.com. Follow this podcast on Tumblr or Twitter! The music used in this episode is from purple-planet.com.  Penny for a tale? You can tip your storyteller on Ko-fi!
     

    • 3 min
    Music in the Mist

    Music in the Mist

    A Patchwork Fantasy Snippet full of watery surprises.
    In which a violin sings in the mist.
    Read the transcript for this episode here. Find everything about this podcast and my other projects on laurasimons.com. Follow this podcast on Tumblr or Twitter! The music used in this episode is from purple-planet.com.  Penny for a tale? You can tip your storyteller on Ko-fi!

    • 4 min
    The Lindworm Prince

    The Lindworm Prince

    A Fix-it Fairy Tale: more kindness, more consent and more inclusivity for ‘Prince Lindworm’.
    Two queens are so eager to have a baby that they forget to follow a witches advice and one of their sons is born in the body of a lindworm.
    Order the anthology I will feature in here: Dark Cheer Cryptids Emerging Volume Blue
    And its sister volume here: Volume Silver
    Read the transcript for this episode here. Find everything about this podcast and my other projects on laurasimons.com. Follow this podcast on Tumblr or Twitter! Check out composer Kai Engel, who wrote the theme song “Holiday Gift”. Penny for a tale? You can tip your storyteller on Ko-fi!

    • 29 min
    Wolf's Best Friend

    Wolf's Best Friend

    A Patchwork Fantasy Snippet full of paws and parenting.
    In which two fathers find a pet for their son.
    Read the transcript for this episode here. Find everything about this podcast and my other projects on laurasimons.com. Follow this podcast on Tumblr or Twitter! The music used in this episode is from purple-planet.com.  Penny for a tale? You can tip your storyteller on Ko-fi!

    • 4 min

Customer Reviews

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eliza-1832 ,

Exactly my thing

I didn’t know I needed this in my life until I happened across it on Tumblr. Cute, whimsical, inclusive, and different, I actually cannot wait for the next set of stories 😊😊 what a lovely way to journey into winter!

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