This is Storyblogging Carnival L, a collection of storytelling in blog format from around the blogosphere. Since we're using Roman numerals, every time you get to a big round number, you go down to a single digit again. Thus this, the fiftieth carnival, is L. For our fiftieth carnivals, we have seven entries from a variety of writers.
by Andrew Ian Dodge of Dodgeblogium
A 100 word brief story rated PG.
Galad death watch is ended by the incompetence of others.
The Joy of the Pool
by Lisa of Lil' Duck Duck
A 456 word brief story rated G.
"Lil’ Duck is easily thrilled, but nothing makes him happier than the promise of swimming in the pool."
A Different Sort of Vampire
by Goemagog of this space for sublet
A 832 word brief story rated PG.
Venturing out into the nothingness.
by David N. Scott of Perrerro
A 2095 word short story rated G.
A writer looks for inspiration among seals.
A Guilding of Lillis, Scene 2 (Beginning)
by Dave Gudeman of Doc Rampage
The next 2,213 words of a story in progress rated PG.
Rolf's sensitive nature leads to dire consequences in this continuing tale of adventure and romance.
[Rolf and Zantar are not exactly the heroic type, are they? -DSC]
Prologue of Amelia Earhart's Blog
by Brian Carland of Amelia Earhart's Blog
The first 2,376 words of a novel in progress rated PG.
This is the begining of a serialized novel (blogel) of the last ten years of famous flier Amelia Earhart's life. Published in installments on Tuesdays and Fridays in August and September.
You Give Love a Bad Name
by Postmodern Sass of Postmodernes Sprachspielen
A 5,224 word short story in seven parts rated R.
"I was wearing matching underwear—Victoria's Secret, hot pink, if you must know—underneath my go-go dress last night when my karaoke buddies and I went to a Kickass Karaoke party at a boozecan on Queen Street. This is probably why I didn't end up going home with Ashton Kutcher..."
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