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Elusive Story | Katrina Van Tassel

Elusive Story | 2019 October

Elusive Story is about turning Big Ideas into Human Scale Stories through provocative writing and avant garde photography. This month we’re discarding the idea that the Legend of Sleepy Hollow is merely a children’s ghost story.  And we’re taking a deep dive into the music and lyrics of Robin Cisek. Katrina Van Tassel  |  Spirit of Love The Legend…

Elusive Story | Katrina Van Tassel

Katrina Van Tassel | Spirit of Love

“Help! Help!  I can’t breathe!” Ludwig raced to my side.  <<Es wird dir gut gehen.>>  “You’re going to be fine.” As I awoke my eyes searched Ludwig’s eyes.  “It happened again.  When are we?” “Just where we were moments ago.” “Not where but when?” I slowly asked again. “1787.” To be certain, I looked around. …

Elusive Story | October Pre-order Discount

Katrina Van Tassel  |  Spirit of Love The Legend of Sleepy Hollow as told through the eyes of Katrina Van Tassel, the love interest of Ichabod Crane. In popular culture, Washington Irving’s story has been diluted into a simple Halloween ghost story revolving around the Headless Horseman. But within his book, Irving makes numerous references…

Katrina Van Tassel | Social Liberals

In Washington Irving’s Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Katrina Van Tassel is the 18-year-old women who is the subject of Ichabod Crane’s and Abraham Van Brunt’s affections. And that’s pretty much it. But what if she played a much larger role in the story, one that helped to establish the philosophy of Social Liberals via Oxford…