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Carols in Middle-earth

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Back by popular demand, the Christmas Carol challenge!

Spoofs, serious carols, original Yuletide carols, filk of all sorts are welcome. Pick a carol and 'modify' it to suit Middle-earth. If you're in need of inspiration, check "LOTR Christmas Carol" Challenge and the "Christmas Carol Challenge" forum.

This challenge will close January 4, 2004.

Entries with Stories

The following authors have entered a story in the Challenge.

Alawa - Lullaby for the Longest Night, A
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Last Updated: 20 Dec 03
A Dunedain Carol for the Winter Solstice.
Alawa - Saruman is Coming to Town
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Last Updated: 06 Dec 03
Saruman knows what you really want in that Yuletide stocking.
Azalais - Ranger's Carol, A
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Last Updated: 08 Dec 03
To the tune of "I wonder as I wander", for the 2003 Carols Challenge. (And Eledhwen's Challenge in particular...)
Azalais - On the Bleak Morannon
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Last Updated: 07 Dec 03
Memories of standing before the Black Gate, on the bleak Morannon, long ago. To the tune of "In the Bleak Midwinter", for the 2003 Carols Challenge.
Celandine Brandybuck - More Middle-earth Holiday Carols
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Last Updated: 15 Dec 04
More carols sung in Middle-earth, by various folk.
Dwimordene - Carol Capers
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Last Updated: 15 Mar 04
Back again for round two of the Tolkien Carols Challenge. So far, we have "O Come O Come Tinuviel", "O Nazgul Night", and "The Hobbit Bears a Burden". This is linked to my forum, but one can also go here if you want to comment on anything.
Eledhwen - Il est roi
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Last Updated: 07 Dec 03
Entry for the Carols Challenge: a parody of "Il est ne, le divin enfant".
Elemmire - Carols of Middle-earth
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Last Updated: 02 Jan 04
Sauron pays a visit in ''Twas the Night Before Yuletide', Helm's Deep erupts in 'Let it Blow!', and Denethor gets toasted in 'Steward Roasting on an Open Fire'. Ten carols to put you in the holiday spirit, Middle-earth style.
Elena Tiriel - ET's Holiday Carols, Middle Earth-style
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Last Updated: 17 Jul 04
"O Come, All Ye Faithful" - Two opposing points of view, at a time of desperation just before the fall of Numenor.

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Challenge Info

Open Date: December 03, 2003

Closed: January 04, 2004

Challenge Topic: Holiday/Date/Season

Entries: 10

Originator: Anglachel

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