Winners of Lockhart Excerpt Contest Announced


Sep 08, 2010

Posted by John Admin

Our Contest Team invited you to take part in their Lockhart Excerpt Contest over the month of August,
which asked you to write an excerpt you’d find in one of Gilderoy Lockhart’s seven books. After receiving many wonderful and original entries, the judges have now selected winners as follows:

1st Place:
Malfoy DivaHolidays with Hags
2nd Place: mgoudaVoyages with Vampires
3rd Place: Lori A.Year with the Yeti
Honorable Mention: AlwaysMEYear with the Yeti

Clicking the winners’ usernames will take you to their winning entries at the Leaky Lounge. The first place winner will receive a handcrafted wand donated
by Wizard Wood Wands and 200 MyLeaky points. Congratulations to the winners and everyone else who entered!

23 Responses to Winners of Lockhart Excerpt Contest Announced

Avatar Imagegryffindor1991 says: they are totally amazing.. they all sound exactly like what lockhart would write.. by continuing to say his favorite color is lilac and commenting on his many achievements! congrats!!!Avatar ImageA Chocolate Frog says: These are all fantastic!! They really capture Lockhart's narcissistic spirit, and I love how three of them mention lilac. Great job to all!Avatar ImageNumeroUnoFan says: haha diva knocked it out enjoy the wands guysAvatar Imagebellatrix15101 says: excellent work! I absolutely love them. Glad to have been up against such wonderful competitors. :)Avatar ImageSusmita singh says: Great!!! Congates Guys. I like Your excerpts.Avatar Imageazaadpotter says: Congratulations guys!Avatar ImageBeksey_S says: they are really good! well done :)Avatar ImageFleur-de- Lily says: They are really good! Well done to you all!Avatar ImageSmitch says: Congrats to all writers! Everyone captured Lockheart's ridiculous egotism, and Malfoy Diva acheived it in the most clever of ways. I laughed out loud at her last few paragraphs! Well done. Avatar Imagenimbus2010 says: these are great! very well written and very funny!Avatar ImageWeenyOwl says: Fun! Good job, everyone!Avatar ImageFresca says: I really enjoyed the entries, and the idea of lilac furred yeti made me laugh. Thanks to all who won. You all did a great job! Avatar Imageharrypotterfreak101 says: That's great! Congratulations to the winners! Your work has been amazing!Avatar ImageMalfoyDiva says: Thanks for all the wonderful comments! I am so excited, I have been trying to get my hands on the wand prize for two years! As for my competitors you guys were GREAT! Your entries made me laugh so hard I too loved the lilac furred yeti, as well as the yeti that got zapped with a head cold (genius), and mgouda's line about "valued as a nightime snack" was priceless. Great job everyone!!!Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: Congrats to everyone!Avatar ImageHogwartsHP says: Waouuu excellent work, congrats all !§!Avatar ImageSilvery Doe says: These were so stinkn' cute! Great job!Avatar ImageSlyBones says: Congratulations!Avatar Imagevicki_the_house_elf says: Congrats to everyone, fantastic stories! I love the last few lines of Holidays With Hags! :)Avatar Imagevicki_the_house_elf says: Everyone captured Lockhart's pomposity really well. I could picture him reading them all out to a class of bored (apart from Hermione) Hogwarts students! :)Avatar ImageNot Slytherin says: All of these are great! Congrats especially to MalfoyDiva. I loved your excerpt! So clever and absolutely hilarious. You really captured the essence of Gilderoy.Avatar ImageRavenclawGirl13 says: Excellent job! Congrats to everyone who entered! Good job MalfoyDiva! Your story was amazingly hilarious!Avatar Imagehewy says: The winner did an amazing job! Sounded just like him.

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