My latest short essay for the Fairy Tale Review blog is “Fairy-Tale File: Once Upon a Microchip.” It’s based on a fairy tale I recently discovered and absolutely love titled “A Toy Princess” by the Victorian writer Mary de Morgan. I’m also working on a retelling of this fairy tale.
Richard Leis is a writer and poet living in Tucson, Arizona. His poetry has been published in Impossible Archetype and is forthcoming from The Laurel Review. A piece of flash fiction is forthcoming from Cold Creek Review. His essays about fairy tales and technology have been published online at Tiny Donkey and Fairy Tale Review’s “Fairy-Tale Files.” Richard is also Downlink Lead for HiRISE at the University of Arizona. View all posts by Richard Leis