The Forest of Mirkwood

Author: Arandil

Nominator: Marta

2005 Award Category: Genres: Crossovers: Poetry - Honorable Mention

Story Type: Poem  ✧  Length: Short Story

Rating: G  ✧  Reason for Rating: N/A

Summary: How would one describe Mirkwood? It all depends on your POV. (In the style of Dr. Seuss.)

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Reviewed by: Thundera Tiger  ✧  Score: 2

Great fun! Oh, this was priceless, particularly the part about possibly sharing the king's son. That was great. Loved all the slightly altered words and the Seuss rhythm. Good job.

Reviewed by: elliska  ✧  Score: 2

I must say, Mirkwood described by Seuss was quite witty and funny. This was a cute poem--pity you can't get an elf for it, eh? :-)

Reviewed by: Llinos  ✧  Score: 2

I nearly stopped, then I realised it was Dr. S and then I laughed, actually out loud at: (And if you are lucky they’ll share the king’s son!) Funny.

Reviewed by: Dwimordene  ✧  Score: 1

*snork* An amusing blend of pastisches, though not quite a crossover.

Reviewed by: Dreamflower  ✧  Score: 1

This is hilarious! I love Dr. Seuss, and I love parodies done in his style!