Monthly Archives: May 2017

Salazar Slytherin

Salazar Slytherin was one of the Four Founders of Hogwarts, best friends who decided to start a magical school, recognizing the need to pass on their vast stores of knowledge to future generations.  Salazar was a Pureblood, and seemed to … Continue reading

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Weekly Recap and Reflections (Week of Sunday, May 14th through Saturday, May 20th, 2017)

Well, another week is gone, and another month is almost over already.  Where has the time gone?!?  It seems like just a few days ago I was reading about the April 2017 Blogging A to Z Challenge and writing my … Continue reading

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Armed Forces Day (US version)

Okay, I’m just going to admit it: I know next to nothing about the day, except that it was set up to honor all the armed forces in a particular country, and several countries around the world observe the day.  … Continue reading

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Ripping a Hole in the Universe (Response to a writing prompt found on Pinterest)

“I’m going to need chicken blood, salt, five candles, and a bottle of vodka.” “Vodka?  For the spell?” “No, that’s just to make me feel better about ripping a hole in the universe.” “Oh, thank Merlin!  I was wondering what … Continue reading

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Pansy Parkinson

Pansy Parkinson is one of the most hated characters in the Harry Potter universe, and for good reason.  She was constantly bullying the younger students and especially anyone who was different from herself—especially Hermione, who was Muggle-born and therefore didn’t … Continue reading

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Ollivander, Garrick

Harry may have always been creeped out by Ollivander, but I always thought he was cool.  His silver eyes may seem off-putting to some people (Harry again), but to me they seem other-worldly—like he’d seen so much the average human … Continue reading

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Neville’s Relief (Response to a writing prompt found on Pinterest)

“Personally I’m glad I’m not the Chosen One.  I can barely make myself breakfast, I don’t want that kind of responsibility.” “Trust me, Neville, being the Chosen One is not all it’s cracked up to be, I would love to … Continue reading

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