June Fae 23 - The Dino-Fae

On Day 22 of #junefae, the Dino-Fairy has been waiting for his moment in the sun to return.

Like all Fair Folk, they are predatory but adorable...

Like all Fair Folk, they are predatory but adorable...

The dinosaurs had their wee folk, their fairies under the hill or beyond the vale, the sparking personifications of the fear of thunder or the delight of sunshine on grey and pebbly skin.  The fairy folk of the sauropods played between motes of dust and drops of rain for longer than humans have lived on this planet.  When the dinosaurs passed, their fairy folk declined and fell back into the unthought lands, but they never truly died.  Ideas don’t die.  And now that humans are digging up the fossils and unraveling the questions, the Dino-fay begin to emerge from the long, gray sleep where they’ve been waiting…