Sky Alton

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  1. It's not too late to earn some points! Come on, Gryffs, let's finish the year in style. Every assignment helps.

  2. A massive congratulations to Amanda for the hard work that led her to be crowned Mx Gryffindor. You did the house proud!

    1. Amanda P. X. Sim

      Amanda P. X. Sim

      Oh gosh I just saw this! <3 Thank you so much Sky!

  3. Fun and games on IRC at 5 PM HOL-Time! Come join us in #gamesroom: it's the perfect chance to mingle with other HOLers. Even if you're totally new to IRC, it would be a great time to stick a toe in.

  4. Go dive in to our seasonal 'Choose Your Own Adventure' activity! There's a whole castle full of party preparations for you to explore.

  5. Games and fun on IRC at 5 PM HOL! It would be amazing to see some lions there! Join us in #gamesroom

  6. Just over a day left to finish the forest tasks and enjoy our fest of mini-games. Help us see Gryfftoberfest off in style!

  7. You have until midnight to submit your third task! How are you going to appease the centaurs?

  8. Deadline for the first task is just over 12 hours away. Remember to get those pictures and stories in on time!

  9. You have just over a day to sign up for the forest adventure and submit your Av/Sigs! If you're still looking for a partner, post in the appropriate thread and we'll make sure you're matched in time.

  10. Get those Gryfftoberfest mottos in! Just over a day until the deadline. :D

  11. Gryfftoberfest 2017! Come one, come all and join us for fun in the forest.

  12. Class sign-ups are open, go go go! Learn, have fun, earn points: let's show everyone what lions are truly made of this year!

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    2. Sky Alton

      Sky Alton

      I know! Too many awesome classes and too little time.

    3. Prof. Zenix James

      Prof. Zenix James

      You mean we're made of something other than cotton candy and fire?

    4. Sky Alton

      Sky Alton

      Oddly enough I think there are other things beneath the layers of flaming sugar...;)

  13. Absolutely loving the CR's makeover! Thank you Dario, just don't forget to put the sledge hammer and wrecking ball safely away, will you? ;)

    1. Prof. Tarma Amelia Black

      Prof. Tarma Amelia Black

      he loaned them to me, Sky  (thanks Dario!  <3)

    2. Kim Alting

      Kim Alting

      It looks really good, indeed! :)

  14. Want to tell someone how great they are? Go make them an award in our superlatives thread!

  15. Graduated! Kim, can I join the party? :D

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    2. Aurelia West

      Aurelia West

      Congrats, Sky! :D

    3. Kim Alting

      Kim Alting

      Absolutely! Congratulations <3 

    4. Sky Alton

      Sky Alton

      Thank you everyone! <3

  16. As well as participating in our sensational  TBTB contest, you can also help Gryff horde points for next term! Head over to the Hol Forum and check out the Bookclub's Philosopher's Stone activity-90 points would be a great way to start the next school year.

  17. Scared is what you're feeling. Brave is what you're doing.-Emma Donoghue

  18. It's Hol Writing Month!  Words, worlds, fun and points!!! (Did I mention precious shiny, shiny points?). Join in and solve the ancient mystery of why a Lion is like a writing desk....

  19. Yayyyyy!!! Thank you Dario! *scampers off to frolic around the shiny CR*

  20. What do you get when you cross a lion with a guard dog? ...A terrified Postman. (Too bad not to share)

    1. Prof. Tarma Amelia Black
    2. Sky Alton

      Sky Alton

      I'd be lion if I said that wasn't justified

  21. Randomly struck by how lovely the word leonine is. Say it with me....leonine.

    1. Prof. Tarma Amelia Black

      Prof. Tarma Amelia Black

      It is, isn't it.  But now I realize I've never said it out loud -- just read it! So how does one pronounce leonine?  Sort of like I never knew how to say Hermione until I heard it in the movie.  I think I was saying it, in my head, Herm-E-on. Ooops.  :)

    2. Sky Alton

      Sky Alton

      I believe it's Lee-on-nine (though I've heard some people say neen). My friend's dad read HP aloud to her and to this day she finds it weird hearing people pronouncing Slytherin as 'slither-in' because apparently he said it very differently!

  22. Yo, lirking Lions, harry Potter Book Festival over at the Bookclub on the hol forum, be there! (Well...if you want...and who wouldn't want more of my questionable humour?)

  23. "I've lost them!" "Your marbles?" "The Deathly Hallows!"-the chaos that ensues from trying to put HP charms on an incredibly fiddly bracelet.

  24. Paw Print Article complete, just a story to magic up now! Anyone got a quick quotes quill handy?

  25. In the jungle, the mighty jungle...

    1. Zach Jameson

      Zach Jameson

      The Lion sleeps tonight