Anthropomorphic Animals

Anthropomorphic Animals in Literature Books that use animal characters as people can add emotional distance for the reader when the story message is powerful or painful. Animal characters are used to elicit empathy and compassion

Curious Darkness-Childrens Lit P2

Down the rabbit hole, we fall…Here we are expanding on the previous post, Watership Down. Here we will uncover the why we find the creepy, cringy, weirdo stuff as kids. There is something to these mad tales because they are an important part of our evolution as humans and for survival. Conquering fear is something that is a vital life skill. People who ‘defer’ reading fairy tales etc to reading other things are doing a disservice.