Special Occasions(11th Doctor, River Song)Special Occasions3 years ago in Romance
There's always time for a special occasion. And the Doctor has planned one for River.
The Doctor and River stood, bundled up, in the doorway of the Tardis looking out on the pristine snowy landscape. Mountains reigned in the distance, a shadowy presence beyond the lazily falling snow. A wide, pine studded valley opened up at their feet, the river rimmed with ice.
The air was soft and silent, only the crackle of the fireplace behind them punctuating the stillness.
The Doctor had picked her up from Stormcage and taken her skiing. She hadn't been skiing in ages, and she was frankly surprised he could do it. She was the one who'd ended up tangled and rolling. He'd had to dig her out of a snowdrift. She'd loved it.
He'd even reconfigured one of the rooms in the Tardis into a snug little chalet for them. Redwood paneled walls, plush carpet, and a sunken fireplace in the middle. The room opened directly to the outside. So they'd stumbled back in, laughing, cak
Fur for All OccasionsFur for All OccasionsFur for All Occasions9 years ago in Fantasy
If I were given the same choice that had changed my life for good... I'd have to turn it down. I've grown too used to my new life to consider taking it back. The people who once made my life hell have paid their price and the benefits of my new life outweigh my old life.
I can finally say that I am happy for the first time in my life. Not only that, but I am with people that actually understand me and don't mind talking about their past lives – as if it could ever harm them now.
I also don't mind sharing my story. It reeked of injustice and unfairness, but I'm not bothered by telling it anymore. I seem to get a warm and furry feeling whenever I think about that one day that everything turned upside down...
I absolutely hated going to school nowadays. I was a freshman in high school, and like most freshmen, I had to deal with the constant onslaught of bullies. I was teased whenever the opportunity presented itself to them, tattled on because they
Contest: Greeting Cards for ALL OccasionsDid You Know?Contest: Greeting Cards for ALL Occasions5 years ago in Deviant Events
In addition to Valentine's Day, February also houses:
Spunky Old Broads Day
Working Naked Day
Give a Kid a Smile Day
Ice Cream for Breakfast Day
International Flirting Week
Dump Your Significant Jerk Week
Random Acts of Kindness Week
International Friendship Week
Adopt a Rescued Rabbit Month
[Point Right] Bake For Family Fun Month
[Point Right] National Condom Month
To name a very few. A complete list (decorated with floating hearts!) can be found here: http://www.brownielocks.com/february.html
Your challenge for this contest is to choose any one observed holiday from the list and write an appropriately themed greeting card. Placing your text on an appropriate background is optional.
[Point Right] Contest Begins: February 7, 2011
[Point Right] Contest Ends: February 28, 2011
[Point Right] All entries must be made specifically for this cont