This site is dedicated to those magical creatures of the deep who have me completely under their spell – mermaids, mermen, merpeople, selkies and water spirits. Here I share my artwork, fiction and creative projects in honour of them. I discuss mer-themed myths and legends, history, movies, shows, books, music, entertainment and share some of my life as a beachkid living on the Kent coast.
Every mer-fan has a favourite marine-deity from human history’s infinite pantheon, and today I’m going to talk about mine. In later posts I’ll talk about others, but I’m going to start off discussing a character who holds a certain level of importance for me – Lasirenne, the Haitian version of earlier African water spirits adapted … Continue reading Lasirenn – Creole Spirit of the Sea
I’m not sure I should even be writing this down here. Part of me thinks I should be telling everyone, shouting it from the rooftops. Part of me thinks I should be telling it to a shrink, because it can’t be real, logically it just can’t. But I know what I saw, I know it … Continue reading 1: What I Saw in the Water
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