Posts Tagged ‘troll’

Once upon a time there were trolls. They were part of Scandinavian folklore. They were hideous, evil creatures, large or small, living in places like caves, doers of evil deeds, something to be feared and avoided.

Then trolls became part of the fairy tale canon, hiding under bridges. Tolkien made them first mock-comic in The Hobbit before reverting to them being huge evil creatures.

Come the cyber age and we have another form of troll – the Internet trolls. (more…)