Game of Blogs Part II – Flash Fiction contest

BlogAdda’s newest initiative is to #CelebrateBlogging with a series of contests, starting with one called a Game of Blogs. Teams of bloggers take turns creating a round robin story of sorts, that they post to their individual blogs. BlogAdda gives the teams a set of characters that they have to …

Game of Blogs : Fiction Contest

BlogAdda’s newest initiative is to #CelebrateBlogging with a series of contests, starting with one called a Game of Blogs. Teams of bloggers take turns creating a round robin story of sorts, that they post to their individual blogs. BlogAdda gives the teams a set of characters that they have to …

By the Numbers

When I got home, my mother was crying. Not just crying, but weeping. Weeping as if her heart would break. As I moved my purse to my left  hand so I could close the door behind me, I wondered what could have happened to make my mother react this way. …

Size Does Matter

[Thorin Oakenshield, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, mid-movie] He may have once been kind, but that was before Erebor fell. Now Thorin Oakenshield doesn’t have time for niceties, or sparing the hobbit’s feelings. Thorin looks at Bilbo’s puny arms, and hands that have never held a blade sharper than a …

Envy

[Gandalf, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, AU] It had taken him a while, but he could be very patient when he wanted to be. He’d not liked to admit it, but when he had first seen his old friend, he had been struck by a pang of envy. He had …

Addled

[Radagast the Brown, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, pre-movie] The others couldn’t understand. Saruman, especially, was very narrow minded about the whole thing. Little did they know. They thought he was so simple that he did not know the effect of the mushrooms on his brain. But once Radagast had …