BlogFestivus, Day Five: LOTB

Blogfestivus is a creative writing challenge issued by that crafty elf Blogdramedy. Twelve days of 144-word stories based on the popular “Twelve Days of Christmas” song. Day Five is “five golden rings”. Special props for decoding the story name. LOTB Bob Monfordo was desperate. He wanted to find a unique gift for his Lady, which had led…

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30 DoB, Day 30: Favorite Book

Well, here we are, the final question in the 30 Days of Books list. It is, of course: Day 30 – Your favorite book of all time However can you choose such a thing? Certainly along the course of this exercise I’ve hit upon a few that would be very strong contenders: The Illearth War by Stephen…

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30 DoB Day 12: Used to Love

You remember back when you were a teenager and the discovery of books and music was SO COOL and when you found a band or an author that you liked, you’d just devour anything from them and proclaim it, “THE GREATEST EVER!” For me, discovering Tolkien was like that.  As a nerd-ish teen, immersing myself…

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30 DoB Day 8: Most Overrated Book

Well, if the previous post was a “glass half-full” choice of a book that has been perhaps overlooked, the next installment in the 30 Days of Books inverts that view to the negative: Day 08 – Most overrated book Unlike Day 07, this one is easy for me: Dune by Frank Herbert I know, I…

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