Becoming A Mermaid Gave Me Strength And Freedom

Linda Agren | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK
Linda Agren

life less ordinary banner For years my passion for mermaids was still very vivid and manifested itself in a great collection of books, movies, artwork, figurines as well as historical and mythological stories. Mermaids were still one of my favourite motifs to draw when I went to art school, so I was known as the mermaid among my classmates and teachers. Even when I studied at university to become a teacher I made use of my passion for mermaids academically and wrote an essay on mermaids with a linguistic approach. Then it finally happened; I got to embody a mermaid physically. 2012 was the year I bought my first tail.

Trans Community Comes Togeher To Say We #StandWithMermaids

Aimee Challenor | Posted 31.10.2016 | UK
Aimee Challenor

Mermaids is a highly valued charity that offers specialist advice and support to trans people and their families and we hope it will continue to be able to perform this vital role. No parent wants to make the difficulties of growing up any harder for their child and sadly society does not yet fully respect the rights of trans people.

The Day I Became a Mermaid

Catherine Capon | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Catherine Capon

This date was perfect. As I let my eyes roam over his beautifully lined and whiskered face, warmth radiated in the depths of my stomach despite our chilly rendezvous location. His size made me feel tiny but in no way vulnerable.

I Never Expected to See a Mermaid Fossil at the Science Museum...

Victoria Sadler | Posted 14.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

I think we can safely say that I never expected to see a mermaid fossil at the Science Museum. Nor photographs of a snake with legs or a flying monkey with a unicorn's horn. But welcome to the weird and wonderful world of Joan Fontcuberta and the new Stranger than Fiction exhibition of his work.

Cornwall Has A Real-Life Mermaid

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A 19-year-old has fulfilled a dream and made Cornish myth a reality after becoming the UK's first professional mermaid. Emily Keat, who studied tex...

US Government Denies Existence Of Mermaids

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK

A US government agency has been forced to deny the existence of mermaids following an all-too-realistic TV programme on the legendary beings. "No e...

Mythical Creatures That Might Actually Exist

Posted 25.08.2012 | UK Universities & Education

So, Louisana in the US are going to be paying for children to learn about the Loch Ness monster, in a bid to disprove evolution. Their argument goe...

The Real Life Splash (PICTURES)

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.05.2012 | UK

Source: Barcroft Media A swimmer with a life-long fascination with mermaids has strapped on a tail to swim with humpback whales. Hannah Fraser...

Mummified Mermaid To Be Reunited With Her Merman

PA | Posted 16.04.2012 | Home

We may never know the full tale of this ghoulish looking object but she is set to be reunited with her merman in an exhibition next month. Research...