Press release

Hay House author Karen Kay, is a former BBC news editor who now loves and works with, fairies, angels, unicorns and mermaids! She is also know as “The Fairy & Mermaid Whisperer”.

Karen founded her own International fairy magazine called ‘FAE’ (Faeries and Enchantment) in 2007. 

Her connection to the fairy realm began as a young child in her Grandmother’s garden. She used to make fairy perfume from fallen rose petals and leave it for the flowers fairies as an offering. She is related to renowned fairy poet and author, Walter De La Mare, and often feels his energy around her when she is writing or composing fairy music from her home in Cornwall, in the UK.

Karen has produced two oracle decks with Hay House, Oracle of the Fairies and Messages from the Mermaids.  

Karen likes to share her connection with the fairy world in order to inspire others to take notice of their surroundings and to help protect nature, which is the home of the fairies. She leads people into fairyland through her workshops, talks and guided fairy meditations.

She also co-founded the 3 Wishes Fairy Festival, the UK’s first award winning faerie festival with overnight camping, live music stages and 

“Faeries are very dear to me, they are guardians of our precious planet earth!  I create events that convey a sense of the magic that awaits when you connect with the beautiful energy of the faerie realms. I am related to the poet Walter de la Mare, who is known for his fairy poetry. You may have noticed I LOVE faeries, angels, unicorns, mermaids, and all things mystical!”

Karen is a regular guest on radio shows and podcasts, and is a columnist for various magazines including Soul & Spirit, FAE, and The Connections.

Karen Kay has organised events since 1994 and founded Love & Light Events, the divine platform for all of her events, past, present, and future – including; Earth, Health & Mystic Fayres (Est. 1994), The Angel Conference (a one-off event in 1999), Faery, Angel & Healing Fayre (Est. 2003),  The Green Man Midsummer Festival in Birmingham (a one-off event in 2005), The Faery Ball (Est 2006) and the 3 Wishes Faery Fest (Est 2007). She launched the Glastonbury Avalon Faery Ball and Avalon Faery Fayre in 2009, and is also the founder of London’s first Faery Ball – The Urban Faery Ball . Her journalistic experience and a Post Graduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism has proved to be invaluable regarding her current role as Editor in Chief for FAE Magazine (Faeries and Enchantment).

In 2000 she became a qualified Broadcast Journalist, and has worked for the BBC and independent Radio stations including Pirate FM as a BJ (Broadcast Journalist) and News Editor.