I was reading your description of mythology and folk tales and since you are new here, I felt I should point you to The Grimm Reaper. This publication should be right up your alley. Also check out it’s owner, the always brilliant Lizella Prescott.
As for the interest in the mundane to give it your own twist, we are doing that at The Weekly Knob. Every Monday we publish a writing prompt with a mundane object where people will write their own story around or about. The stories get published the following Saturday. This week we are inviting people to write about matches.
The Weekly Knob Writing Prompt is Here (Week 13)
As writers and creatives we know there are stories all around us simply waiting to be told. Stories spring from the…
The Weekly Knob is a relative young publication, but we do have passed the 1000 followers mark. It might be a fun way to start getting some exposure.