A sad truth.

This challenge has ended!

The world of men is hard, cold place. It is a place where the mind rules and laws bind.

Magic has left this world.

Tell me how.

Tell me why.

  • Started December 11th, 2011.
  • Ended January 1st, 2012.
  • Created by Silven

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  1. Avatar Silven

    I really should have put more thought into the decision to post a challenge that makes writers sad. Still. Thank you all for participating! Winner coming soon. Also, thank you, 32.

  2. Avatar Emmalene Marie

    At first I had no idea what to right, because usually I try and block out negative energy, but I couldn’t help remembering someone I once knew, and it made me feel her pain, and I wrote. :)

  3. Avatar 32 ^2

    Silven, I wanted to congratulate you on a successful challenge post. I’ll take away what I need and apply it to my future challenges. Basically, keep it short and sweet.

    Once again, excellent challenge.

  4. Avatar M.B. Evans

    Yeah it’s kind of hard to be so ultimately dismal unless one is put into the mood by something—or an actor, I guess.

  5. Avatar The Fantastic Mister Fish

    Basically any poem I’ve ever written would fit into this challenge. I guess I’ll have to try extra hard to be extra sad.

  6. Avatar Silven

    I did!

  7. Avatar ElshaHawk (LoA)

    thanks! but no one read them… heh.

  8. Avatar Silven

    I very much appreciate the effort, Elsha. Damn good work.

  9. Avatar ElshaHawk (LoA)

    I stretched myself, went to a dark place, and wrote. Despite how much I loathe stories like this, I had to push myself. Hats off to you Silven, for bravely penning the challenge!

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