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Joy Adele Dalton

"The Fantasy Alphabet" by Joy Adele Dalton

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I know, not a real original title. This is a real quick one, and some of the rhymes may be forced....I'll be glad to take suggestions if you come up with something better (yes, you will get credit).
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A is for Amphisbane, the two-headed snake

B is for Basilisk, the lizard with stone eyes

C is for Centaur, the man-horse that never takes

D is for Dragon, the great wyrm who never lies

E is for Echidne, the mother of all beasts

F is for Faun, the man-goat with blunted horns

G is for Gryphon, the bird-cat whose vigliance won't cease

H is for Hydra, the many-headed serpent of scorn

I is for Ichthyocentaur, man-horse of the sea

J is for Jabberwock, made famous by a writer

K is for Kelpie, the wave-sprite full of glee

L is for Lycaon, king of werewolves, fierce fighter

M is for Medusa, she of the beautiful snaky hair

N/b is for Naga, guardians of great treasures

O is for Orc, foul brutes who kill with a glare

P is for Pegasus, winged horse unheld by common tether

Q is for Quaggoth, white bear-men of the north

R is for Roc, great bird whose scream steals all breath

S is for Siren, silver voice drawing men forth

T is for Triton, sea-men of the depths

U is for Unicorn, proud horse with spiraled horn

V is for Vampire, blood-drinkers of the dark

W is for Wemic, man-cats with eyes of the sun-morn

X is for Xorn, rock eaters from home never depart

Y is for Yeti, white apes who live in snow

Z is for Zombie, and that is all we know
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9 Apr 200045 Me again
On second thought, 'Nucklelavee, foul sprite of the nether' would probably sound better.
9 Apr 200045 Dragoness
Heh... my own creature is sort of obscure. I just found it in a little encyclopedia of creatures I have. N is for Nucklelavees, hostile sprites of the nether.
11 Nov 200145 Goblin.
I like Amphisbanes... did you know that they give prophecies? "N" should be for N/A. Haha... That would be funny... teeheehee. Or none, cause no one love "N". I need a life. Hmmm... Do you know what a good book is? The painter knight... that book talks about Amphisbanes. PS: GO ROSARION!! and read the painter knight.
14 Nov 200145 Fatma S. Alici
This is a very cool poem. I love the idea. And no, I have no ideas what N could be. 2
30 Jan 200245 New Raw Dende <shindende@hot...com<
How about Newrawdende who kills when it fits the weather.
C ya @ my home page, the Don or Don Juan. By my friends and lovers. go: http://www.geocities.com/newrawdende/
20 Jun 200345 Akima
I think instead of
"N is for Naga, guardians of great treasures."
which it treasure doesn't rhyme with tether you should put...
"N is for Nerthus, a goddess of heather"
Other than that small detail its really good and keep up the good work.
29 Jun 200445 Nick
How about, "N is for Nick, king of all! Bow down to me and worship!" I think that has a nice ring...
19 Sep 200445 Yea
This rocks
20 Nov 200445 Clay. J .W
I injoyed that very much. but what about N
24 Jun 200645 Ram
N for NYMPH!!!! come on people, dont tell me u missed that
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