First of all, thank you for all the submissions this round! They were fantastic, and it was unbelievably hard to pick favorites--it was quite close!
Please congratulate...First Place: ranty_rie
's "Almost a Fairytale
" (PG-13; Envy), written for dragon_fairie
!"The child dies, the mother weeps and the father leaves; in his wake, he leaves a monster and the master of the monster, and that's how the story began."Runner Up: cosmicbiscuit
's "White Noise
" (PG-13; Scar), written for ranty_rie
!"One more day, one more touch, one more breath, one more drink, one more bite, they need, they need-"
And congratulations to the participants,eyesofthenight
's "Princely Greed"
(PG-13; Greed(Ling)), written for karkashankarkashan
's "The Bottom Row's Gold"
(PG-13; Ed/Havoc), written for cosmicbiscuitdragon_fairie
(PG-13; Envy), written for eyesofthenight
Thank you for an amazing round~ Judges' comments will be posted to your entries here shortly. Awards banners will come as soon as kalliel
has made something that doesn't resemble Photoshop run over by a semi. :PQuestions, comments and concerns can be place in comments on this post or e-mailed directly to me or one of the other staff members.