Instead of waiting in her tower, Rapunzel slices off her long, golden hair with a carving knife, and then uses it to climb down to freedom.
Just as she’s about to take the poison apple, Snow White sees the familiar wicked glow in the old lady’s eyes, and slashes the evil queen’s throat with a pair of sewing scissors.
Cinderella refuses everything but the glass slippers from her fairy godmother, crushes her stepmother’s windpipe under her heel, and the Prince falls madly in love with the mysterious girl who dons rags and blood-stained slippers.
Persephone goes adventuring with weapons hidden under her dress.
Persephone climbs into the gaping chasm.
Or, Persephone uses her hands to carve a hole down to hell.
In none of these versions is Persephone’s body violated unless she asks Hades to hold her down with his horse-whips.
Not once does she hold out on eating the pomegranate, instead biting into it eagerly and relishing the juice running down her chin, staining it red.
In some of the stories, Hades never appears and Persephone rules the underworld with a crown of her own making.
In all of them, it is widely known that the name Persephone means Bringer of Destruction.
Red Riding Hood marches from her grandmother’s house with a bloody wolf pelt.
Medusa rights the wrongs that have been done to her.
Eurydice breaks every muscle in her arms climbing out of the land of the dead.
Girls are allowed to think dark thoughts, and be dark things.
Instead of the dragon, it’s the princess with claws and fiery breath
who smashes her way from the confines of her castle
and swallows men whole.
|i don't normally do this, but i'm feeling lonely so ask away!|
|Broomstick:||Where is the most fun place you traveled to?|
|Altar:||Are you organized or messy?|
|Herbs:||List some of your strengths.|
|Mortar and pestle:||How do you deal with pressure?|
|Candle:||List at least three of your biggest passions.|
|Book of Spells:||Are you hiding anything?|
|Poppet:||If you could do anything to anyone, what would you do, and to who?|
|Sigil:||Create or destroy?|
|Charm:||What turns you on?|
|Ward:||What turns you off?|
|Green Witch:||Do you have a garden? Plants?|
|Cottage Witch:||Do you like crafts?|
|Kitchen Witch:||Best meal you've ever had?|
|Sea Witch:||Would you ever swim with sharks? If not, what would you like to swim with?|
|Sex Witch:||Favorite position?|
|Love Witch:||What is your favorite thing about being in love?/What is your favorite thing about being single?|
|Curse Witch:||Had any good acts of revenge lately?|
|Necromancer:||Had any prominent supernatural experiences?|
|Blood magick:||What's the most physically painful experience you can remember?|