Daily Archives: January 20, 2015


Mermaid: Poetry inspired by the Sea

via Mary Jade Monroe Sweet, whimsical poetry for lovers of the ocean… “Mermaid is a collection of poems inspired by the sea. Classic, romantic and lyrical, the much loved book is the ideal companion when at the beach or in need of escape into the crystal depth. About the Author: Mary Jade Monroe was born […]

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Mermaids & Mermen: Facts & Legends 1

Via Live Science Our existence has been hotly debated for thousands of years… “With nearly three-quarters of the Earth covered by water, it’s little wonder that, centuries ago, the oceans were believed to contain many mysterious creatures, including sea serpents and mermaids. Merfolk (mermaids and mermen) are, of course, only the marine version of half-human, […]


Splash – vintage 80’s Mermaid

A Ron Howard film “She Was The Woman Of His Dreams – She Had Large Dark Eyes, A Beautiful Smile And A Great Pair Of Fins.” “Allen Bauer is rescued from drowning as a young boy off Cape Cod by a young mermaid. Years later he returns to the same location, and once again manages […]

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The Secret of Roan Inish

In 1994, “The Secret of Roan Inish” introduced us to Selkies. “10-year-old Fiona is sent to live with her grandparents in a small fishing village in Donegal, Ireland. She soon learns the local legend that an ancestor of hers married a Selkie – a seal who can turn into a human. Years earlier, her baby […]