Category Archive: Folk Tales

The Rhinocerus

I was listening to Radio 4’s Just so Science and thoroughly enjoying it – particularly How the Rhinoceros Got his Skin (http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01pw391). It reminded me of Durer’s wonderful woodcut. All roads lead to… Continue reading

All about Hares

Reading – well, dipping into, George Ewart Evan’s and David Thomson’s book ‘The Leaping Hare’. They quote an incantation for turning into a hare : “I sall goe intill ane haire, With sorrow… Continue reading