marycatelli (marycatelli) wrote,
marycatelli
marycatelli

contests and kings

Once upon a time, there was a king.  He decreed that, in order to encourage the wizardry students to vie for greatness, that there would be a contest between schools every year.

It has denigrated since. I think.

I suspect that the award's been passed around because every school gets its chance to decide what the challenge is, and always chooses its own strength.

Which means I have to define the schools, and their headmasters. . . and who knows whether it's useful elsewhere?

Details always come up.
Tags: fictional history, world-building: magic (technique), world-building: schools
Subscribe

  • ages of history

    So, once upon a time, there were evil wizards making everyone miserable. Some of the more minor wizards banded together and took over and made…

  • down the years

    Ah, the bildungsroman! I know the years ahead. I know many events that will happen in them. I even know that some will happen before others! It's…

  • there will be math

    Typing innocently along and abruptly realizing: there will be math. Given that our heroine is a member of a class of five students -- admittedly,…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 6 comments