12 DAYS OF A SHIFTER’S CHRISTMAS
"The Twelve Days of Christmas" is a cumulative song, meaning that each verse is built on top of the previous verses. There are twelve verses, each describing a gift given by "my true love" on one of the twelve days of Christmas...and so forth, until the last verse:
“On the twelfth day of Christmas, My true love sent to me:
12. Twelve lords a-leaping
11. Eleven pipers piping
10. Ten ladies dancing
9. Nine drummers drumming
8. Eight maids’ a-milking
7. Seven swans a-swimming
6. Six geese a-laying,
5. Five gold rings
4. Four colly birds
3. Three French hens
2. Two turtle doves
1. And a partridge in a pear tree.
Yeah, that is such a catchy tune. Don’t you agree?
BUT…we are going to do this Shifter-Style.
Now, what in the dickens would a shifter give his true love?
To enter this contest, rewrite this tune (in either point of view) of what a shifter would give to his true love or a human would give to his shifter mate.
All twelve days must be listed.
Only comments left on this blog will be entered. Do not email your answer. Please include your email addy so you can be sent your prize if you win. The most creative comment will win every e-book in Lynn Hagen’s new Rise of The Changeling series as they are released. Contest runs from Midnight (PST) tonight until midnight (PST) December 20th.
Winner will be announced Christmas Day!