The Man in the Moon

This is a storybook project for MLLL 3043-955 at the University of Oklahoma, Spring 2018.

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Image by Scott Gustafson

Disclaimer: These are stories adapted into my own original poetry. The stories themselves (i.e. the nursery rhymes) are inspiration and they are not of my own creation.

Author's Note: About The Man in the Moon...

This storybook revolves around a man who lives in the Moon. Simply called the Man in the Moon, he will be our narrator and guide throughout my poetic storybook as we unravel history and nursery rhymes from The Real Mother Goose by Blanche Fisher Wright. He will be sharing several different tales and myths he has witnessed, as well as certain events in his life. The Man in the Moon will be sharing the birth of the Moon, as well as the origins of many stories -- however, the things he will be telling are to be told differently than how you may have heard before. From his advantageous height, the Man the Moon can see things much more clearly...