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by Prof. Amy Lupin
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Book Bout - Sign Ups
Replies: 16
Views: 194

Book Bout - Sign Ups

With summer upon us and classwork a distant memory, the opportunity to travel by means of the written word has well and truly arrived. This year, we're putting a competitive twist on our usual summer reading challenge. Introducing... Book Bout! Unlike past reading challenges where you individually p...
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Fri Jun 19, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Isa!
Replies: 9
Views: 125

Re: Happy Birthday, Isa!

Happy Birthday, Isa! Hope you had a lovely day :D
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Wed Apr 29, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Quick Quotes
Replies: 71
Views: 3562

Re: Quick Quotes

Our next prompt is:

Something you don't wake up to every day

the somewhat dreamlike reality of an elephant in her living room
From The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra by Vaseem Khan
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Tue Apr 21, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Quick Quotes
Replies: 71
Views: 3562

Re: Quick Quotes

Our next prompt is:

An interesting superpower / magical ability

She conjured sunshine.
From Sourdough by Robin Sloane
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Mon Apr 13, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Quick Quotes
Replies: 71
Views: 3562

Re: Quick Quotes

This week's prompt is:

Encouragement for a hero/heroine

What matters is what we do, and why we do it. Maybe we can't save the world, but maybe we'll make the world a tiny bit better.
From Orconomics by J. Zachary Pike
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Tue Apr 07, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Quick Quotes
Replies: 71
Views: 3562

Re: Quick Quotes

The first prompt for April is:

Sage advice
Go not to the Elves for counsel, for they will say both no and yes.
From The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Tue Mar 17, 2020 4:45 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Amy!
Replies: 10
Views: 459

Re: Happy Birthday, Amy!

Thank you! :D
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Amy!
Replies: 10
Views: 459

Re: Happy Birthday, Amy!

Thank you all for the birthday wishes! :wub:

Happy Birthday for your gran, Gail :D
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Mon Jan 27, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 86
Views: 6223

Re: Flash Fiction

The words for the last Flash Fiction for the school year (we'll be back next term with something different ^_^) are: puzzle, flash, abacus The Book Club heads gathered around the table, discussing plans for the coming term. Tarma had several flashes of inspiration for ideas that could be used. Amy f...
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Wed Jan 22, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Ivey!
Replies: 6
Views: 340

Re: Happy Birthday, Ivey!

Happy Birthday! Hope you have a magical day! :D
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Tue Jan 21, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 86
Views: 6223

Re: Flash Fiction

This week's words are: cave, sandwich, warning The cave was signposted with the warning , "Toll Ahead: One Sandwich ". After retrieving the payment from his satchel, the hero cleared his throat loudly. A baby cave troll scampered up to him and snatched the fare from his hand and started munching on ...
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Arianna!
Replies: 5
Views: 291

Re: Happy Birthday, Arianna!

Happy Birthday! Hope you have a wonderful day :D
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Mon Jan 13, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 86
Views: 6223

Re: Flash Fiction

This week's words are: moon, ingredient, target

The mage painstakingly added one ingredient at a time to the cauldron, with the moon looking on. If she succeeded at this task, she would be on target to become the youngest master at the collegium. (36 words)
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 86
Views: 6223

Re: Flash Fiction

Apologies for the delay... here are this week's words: dice, arrow, ship. The ship sailed straight as an arrow into the next region, nearing the highly sought-after treasure. The captain sat back in his seat, relieved his dice roll satisfied the movement requirements for such treacherous waters, muc...
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Wed Jan 01, 2020 4:45 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Class Applications are Open!
Replies: 2
Views: 3080

Re: Class Applications are Open!

Happy new year!

Class applications are now open for the Spring Term.
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Mon Dec 16, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: Admin Office
Topic: Added Points Twice - correction needed
Replies: 6
Views: 822

Re: Added Points Twice - correction needed

Morag McQueen (Ravenclaw) has 60 points for assignment 1 of HP: Family Studied instead of 30. I do not know what happened, but I am sorry. Would it be possible to take away the extra 30 points? Thank you. I checked profile points and she has 30 points for each Assignment 1 and Extra Credit 1. Just ...
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Mon Nov 25, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 86
Views: 6223

Re: Flash Fiction

This week's words are: inspiration, dice, secret On a chilly night, several guild members shuffled secretively into a small room. After the preliminaries were over and they were seated, one person threw some dice from his pocket across the table. Another read the portents from a worn book, inspiring...
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Mon Nov 18, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 86
Views: 6223

Re: Flash Fiction

This week's words are: theatre, chess piece, ink The gentleman sat back in his chair regarding the theatre performance with interest. He startled as someone brushed past him, discovering a chess piece in his lap moments later. Given the action on the stage, he was almost sure he had a target inked o...
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Tue Nov 05, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: Book Club
Topic: Flash Fiction
Replies: 86
Views: 6223

Re: Flash Fiction

This week's words are: gears, map, insignia The archaeologist glanced at her map and again at the ancient doors before her. She seemed to be in the right place. She traced the faded insignia on the stone and whispered some memorised words. A grinding sound started up, as though rusted gears were fin...
by Prof. Amy Lupin
Wed Oct 30, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday Maxim Trevelyan
Replies: 7
Views: 665

Re: Happy Birthday Maxim Trevelyan

Happy Birthday! Hope you have a great day!

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