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by Polaris Black
Sun Dec 01, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: December Word Spiral
Replies: 1
Views: 52

Re: December Word Spiral

The following people have completed the puzzle:

30 Hoots - Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
by Polaris Black
Sun Dec 01, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: December Word Spiral
Replies: 1
Views: 52

December Word Spiral

Solve this Christmas Word Spiral for 30 Hoots! The puzzle is comprised of 15 words and each word is worth two Hoots . The clues are from a single chapter in a single book. Rules: For this type of word spiral, words must be entered in only one direction. The last letter of one word is also the first ...
by Polaris Black
Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 70
Views: 1935

Re: Flash Fiction

She needed some inspiration and decided to try her hand at divination. She threw three of her antique bone dice; the dots added up to sixteen and reduced to seven. Someone was going to tell her a secret! (38 words)
by Polaris Black
Tue Nov 19, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Gail!
Replies: 9
Views: 190

Re: Happy Birthday, Gail!

Happy Birthday, Gail!
Hope you have a fabulous day! :D
by Polaris Black
Tue Nov 12, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 70
Views: 1935

Re: Flash Fiction

I am an aspiring Potioneer so I spend a great deal of time in the dungeons of Hogwarts, staring at my cauldron. And although he’s been gone for ages, I always think of Professor Snape for inspiration. Always. (38 words)
by Polaris Black
Mon Nov 11, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 70
Views: 1935

Re: Flash Fiction

The team worked together like a set of well-oiled gears. They had been practicing for this day since last spring and their insignia shirts were visibly worse for wear. At daybreak they huddled over a large map, planning their final mission. (41 words)
by Polaris Black
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: October Visual Sudoku
Replies: 2
Views: 186

Re: October Visual Sudoku

This is the solution:
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by Polaris Black
Sat Nov 02, 2019 4:13 am
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 70
Views: 1935

Re: Flash Fiction

He stared at Euterpe, the three-masted clipper named after the Greek goddess of music and lyric poetry. Its wooden figurehead wore a blue gown, a silver belt and headpiece, and held a silver flute. And for a mere bag of gold, he had purchased the voyage of a lifetime. (49 words)
by Polaris Black
Thu Oct 31, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: Pottermore
Topic: Buh Bye, Pottermore
Replies: 0
Views: 90

Buh Bye, Pottermore

On October 1, it was reported that Pottermore will be closing to make way for a rebranding of the website. With the addition of Fantastic Beasts and The Cursed Child, the existing content has simply outgrown the platform. If you haven’t already, be sure to sign up for your Wizarding Passport so the ...
by Polaris Black
Thu Oct 31, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday Maxim Trevelyan
Replies: 7
Views: 290

Re: Happy Birthday Maxim Trevelyan

Happy Birthday, Maxim!
Hope you had an amazing day!
by Polaris Black
Mon Oct 28, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 70
Views: 1935

Re: Flash Fiction

Although she was never any good at reading maps, she signed up for the survival challenge anyway. But the puzzle became unsolvable and she got hopelessly lost in the forest. It was only a matter of time before she would fire red sparks into the air to call for help. (50 words)
by Polaris Black
Mon Oct 21, 2019 12:31 am
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 70
Views: 1935

Re: Flash Fiction

Thank you, Rowena Ravenclaw, for making my first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry such an adventure. You designed the magical stairs that could actually make me feel elated when I finally heard the music and realized that I made it in time for Frog Choir auditions. (49 words)
by Polaris Black
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:38 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Dario!
Replies: 11
Views: 302

Re: Happy Birthday, Dario!

Happy Birthday, Dario!
Hope you had a great day!
by Polaris Black
Thu Oct 10, 2019 2:50 am
Forum: Writing Under Constraint
Topic: October Prompt: Halloween
Replies: 3
Views: 199

Re: October Prompt: Halloween

All Hallows’ Eve can be traced back to Samhain, an ancient Celtic festival that was celebrated to mark the end of the harvest. We plan to take a hayride to see a haunted house, carve a jack-o’-lantern, and bob for apples. Next we will disguise ourselves as witches, zombies and superheroes and march ...
by Polaris Black
Wed Oct 09, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Zen!
Replies: 3
Views: 132

Re: Happy Birthday, Zen!

Happy Birthday, Zen!
by Polaris Black
Tue Oct 08, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 70
Views: 1935

Re: Flash Fiction

His new friend was a member of a medieval reenactment society and he wanted to impress her. So he enrolled in a class and forged a respectable shield. But his makeup was dreadful; he looked more like the Joker than a jester. Maybe he should arrive on a horse? (49 words)
by Polaris Black
Mon Oct 07, 2019 8:04 am
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 70
Views: 1935

Re: Flash Fiction

He was a Queen’s Guard, one of only four, standing outside Buckingham Palace. His rifle wasn’t loaded; he might as well be carrying a sword. Today his biggest challenge was fighting the urge to laugh, which could cost him a week’s wages. But some people were just too funny. (49 words)
by Polaris Black
Tue Oct 01, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: October Visual Sudoku
Replies: 2
Views: 186

Re: October Visual Sudoku

The following people have completed the puzzle:

20 Hoots - Arianna Stonewater
20 Hoots - Evi Caledon
20 Hoots - February Fortescue
20 Hoots - Iverian Gnash
20 Hoots - Kendra Givens
20 Hoots - Prof. Scarlet Leslie-Lewis
20 Hoots - Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
20 Hoots - Will Lestrange
by Polaris Black
Tue Oct 01, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: October Visual Sudoku
Replies: 2
Views: 186

October Visual Sudoku

Look for The Addams Family on October 11th – and solve this Visual Sudoku for 20 Hoots ! https://i888.photobucket.com/albums/ac87/polarisblack1/Addams%20Family%20Sudoku_zps12yaapi1.jpg Rules: Each row must contain 9 different pictures; each column must contain 9 different pictures; and each set of 3...
by Polaris Black
Tue Oct 01, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: September Numbrix
Replies: 2
Views: 239

Re: September Numbrix

Here is the solution!
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