Closed Challenges

Quickies Qtr 2, 2004

Challenge Details

  • The story should be at least one type-written page long, but not more than 3 type-written pages. Definition of page - 1" margin all the way around, Times 12 pt. font., standard size paper.
  • There should be one viewpoint or one character as the main focus
  • It should be one continuous scene

  • Write of the meeting in which Beren, Steward of Gondor, met with Saruman to surrender the keys and the maintenance of Orthanc to the White Wizard.
  • Idril and Aredhel have a conversation about Turgon and/or Elenwe.
  • Bullroarer Took battling Orcs at the Greenfields
  • The return of Shadowfax to Rohan (or subsequent re-disappearance when Gandalf calls him)
  • Eldarion's first official act as king after Elessar's death.
  • The initial reaction of any relative (be it parent, sibling, cousin, whoever) to the Travellers' return to the Shire--preferably when said relative has a face-to-face encounter.
  • Fëanor fashions a Palantír
  • A confrontation between Gloin & Gimli over the friendship with Legolas (we always see this from the Mirkwood POV--how about the Dwarf POV?).
  • Celebrían's first view of Rivendell.
  • Lobelia Sackville-Baggins's arrest and incarceration.
  • Oromë gives Huan to Celegorm
  • Gimli's reunion with Galadriel in the West.
  • Elros' thoughts upon first making landfall on Numenor
  • Rosie in old age on a summer's day at Bag End
  • Gollum’s "guestship" in Thranduil’s halls, from Gollum's pov or the elven guards in charge of him
  • Daeron's end: what was it?

Entries with Stories

The following authors have entered a story in the Challenge.

Dagmar - Letter to Glóin, A
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Last Updated: 21 Jun 04
Gimli writes a letter to Glóin - straight from his heart. Humor. Gimli/Legolas slash (very mild)
Elithien - Undying, The
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Last Updated: 28 Apr 04
Aredhel and Idril have a conversation about Elenwe. For the HASA Quickies Challenge.
Lady Aranel - Out of Stone
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Last Updated: 07 Jun 04
Gloin has a revelation when he visits Gimli in his son's new home at Aglarond.
Ranger1 - Daeron's End - A Dark Elf Chronicle
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Last Updated: 11 Jun 04
For the second quarter challenge, then for the Chronicles.
Sigil Galen - For Any Love
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Last Updated: 29 Jun 04
Quick glimpse of Gimli's reunion with Galadriel. Written for the Quickies Challenge.
Zimraphel - For Pity's Sake
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Last Updated: 16 May 04
The Mirkwood sentries assigned to guard Gollum take pity on him, with disastrous results.

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Challenge Info

Open Date: April 05, 2004

Closed: June 30, 2004

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Entries: 6

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