Tag Archives: Mermaids

The Last of the Sea Maidens

This is my last blog of the series.  It’s bittersweet, because I have thoroughly enjoyed it!  And yet I  know my heart is in other writing projects right now…or should be.  It is no small endeavor to write… But this has been such a delightful, wild, wonderful, ride!  Kind of like meeting a mermaid would […]

Disney’s “The Little Mermaid”

I won’t lie, there’s a part of me that’s sad to write this post.  Ariel inspired an entire generation of women to love and long for the mermaid life…even though, ironically, Ariel herself wanted nothing to do with it.  I loved the Little Mermaid growing up.  But after reading of the poignant longing of Hans […]

Our Lessons in the Fisherman and His Soul

It’s been awhile since I’ve mentioned the mermaid lessons inherent in every story so far.  This is because it’s easier to discuss them after you know the story. For the lessons make up a vital part of the overarching theme of the story… Worldly vs. Godly Mermaids In my first few posts, I talked about […]

Love Reunites

After realizing his great loss, the the Fisherman lives near the sea for a year, searching and calling for the little Mermaid.  “And ever did his Soul tempt him with evil, and whisper of terrible things.  Yet did it not prevail against him, so great was the power of his love.”[1]  When that angle didn’t […]