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Mythopoeic Society

a non-profit organization devoted to the study of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, the Inklings, and the genres of myth and fantasy


The Mythic Circle

A literary magazine publishing original short fiction, poetry, and artwork

The Mythic Circle 34

Table of Contents

About This Publication 44
Editorial (Gwenyth Hood) 44
About Our Contributors 44

STORIES

Mark Mellon The Golem of Bidosz 2
Dag Rossman The King of the Forest 11
Dag Rossman The March of the Trolls 17
C.R. Wiley Sister Coulsey’s Furnace 29
Raymond G. Falgui The Big Bad Wolf Versus Hogzilla 37
Ryder W. Miller Costumes 48
John Mabry Francis and the Mouse King 54

POEMS

L. C. Atencio The Eye of the Sky 1
David Sparenberg One Still is Left 1
Lee Clark Zumpe Darkedge 20
Nancy Enright Cupid and Psyche 21
David Sparenberg Shadowing 21
Robert Franz Radiance 23
Gwenyth Hood Eunoe 24
David Sparenberg Archetypes 25
L. C. Atencio It Came to Me in a Dream 42
Lee Clark Zumpe Ring of Toadstool 47
Joel Zartman The Sunset 53

ILLUSTRATIONS

L. C. Atencio Front Cover, 36, 39, 43, 47
Tim Callahan Back Cover, 8
Philip Reuss 14

Editor: Gwenyth E. Hood
Copyright © 2012 by The Mythopoeic Society; all rights revert to authors and illustrators.