I'm currently re-reading Women Who
I've always had a fascination for Faeirytales. They teach us, if we pay attention, about life.
Author, Jungian analyst, storyteller, and true cantadore, Clarissa Pinkola Estes, explores the female psyche in this book.
I believe that all the characters are aspects of ourselves. We are all of them: the miller's daughter, the miller, the king, the faithful servant, the baby, and Rumpelstiltskin.
And too, we are the straw and the gold.