CONTEST: High Concept Challenge #6 - Olympics

Scott Eiler seiler at
Mon Mar 1 19:58:40 PST 2010

On Mar 1, 8:24 pm, Saxon Brenton <saxonbren... at> wrote:
> Dvandom announced the HCC7 theme:
> > So, after the rather restrictive concept #5, here's a nice open one:
> > write about a superhero's involvement with the Olympic Games (ancient or
> > modern, summer or winter, as backstory or frontstory).

Hmm.  According to Google, one of my toss-away concepts (or
"unfulfilled story hooks", that is) has the exclusive license on the
phrase, "Bring Back the Real Parthenon!"  I might have to meditate
upon that.

> Thank goodness I'm going to have two 7 hour train trips, up and back to a family reunion, this weekend, yes?

Ahh, blessed solitude.  I gather you've figured out how to write
stories on a train like our ancestors did.

Oh, and it's refreshing to see this newsgroup generate almost as much
traffic in one day as the newsgroup of DC Comics does.

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