For most of my published career I’ve been involved with retelling fairy tales. I put a kinky spin on Cinderella in The Glass Stiletto, and changed the hero and heroine into step-siblings for Her Beastly Stepbrother and Her Stepbrother’s Christmas Gift (and two others), and I edited two anthologies of horror retellings (I actually wrote a zombie Beauty and the Beast for one). So why have I returned to this realm again with Wickedly Ever After? Because every time we retell these stories, there is something more for us to see and enjoy, something more to discover about ourselves.
Fairy tales are time