The Head Above the Gate

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The next RieTales story from Mocha Memoirs, The Head Above the Gate, is another of my fairy tale re-tellings. This time, with a Steampunk twist. The base story is The Goose-Girl. It was a lot of fun to update this story to include mechanical horses and airships.

We can learn a lot of lessons from fairy tales. In this case, about the value of loyalty, of love, and of ingenuity.

If you would like to read this story by itself, it is a gift for signing up for my Conn-Mann Chronicles newsletter. (There should be a pop-up to sign up if you are interested.)

About RieSheridanRose

Rie Sheridan Rose multitasks. A lot. Her short stories appear in numerous anthologies, including Nightmare Stalkers and Dream Walkers Vols. 1 and 2,  and Killing It Softly. She has authored twelve novels, six poetry chapbooks, and lyrics for dozens of songs. She tweets as @RieSheridanRose.
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