Mother's Day Challenge

Ode to the Absent

Story Summary

A different approach to Mother's Day. Short, darkly humorous poem written for the Mother's Day challenge. Inspired by my friend Elaine, who, when we were discussing Tolkien over breakfast a couple of months ago, said, "Where are all the mothers?"

Chapter List

Ch# Title Words Updated
1 Ode to the Absent 151 25 Apr 03
Appx. Word Count 151  

Challenge Entries by Thevina Finduilas

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Challenge Type Title Entered
Great Books of M-e Closed Speak, Friend, and Enter January 15, 2004
Middle-earth Mother Goose Closed Ents Go Marching, The May 09, 2003
Mother's Day Challenge Closed Another Mother's Son April 27, 2003
Mother's Day Challenge Closed Ode to the Absent April 25, 2003
Father's Day Challenge Closed Better Father There Never Was, A April 17, 2003
Anything, but ordinary, please! Closed Call of the Drúedain April 15, 2003

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Story Information

Author: Thevina Finduilas

Status: General

Completion: Complete

Rating: General

Last Updated: 03/03/04

Original Post: 04/24/03

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