Mary Poppins as a manifestation of the two opposing realms of the psyche.

*The following is an assignment written as part of my MA in Children’s Literature at Roehampton University for module ‘Critical and Theoretical Perspectives’. In Pamela Lydon Travers’ 1934 children’s novel Mary Poppins the pivotal character of Mary overthrows the platitudinous notion of witches representing something evil and corrupt. In this essay I will be discussingContinue reading “Mary Poppins as a manifestation of the two opposing realms of the psyche.”

A Guide to the Magical Preseli Hills and Mountains

The Preseli Hills or Preseli Mountains, also known as “Mynydd Preseli” in Welsh, is a prehistoric landscape of ancient moorland scattered majestically across the North of Pembrokeshire from West to East. 536 metres at its highest point, The Preseli Hills are overflowing with myth and legend and hold an undeniably magical energy. You can discoverContinue reading “A Guide to the Magical Preseli Hills and Mountains”