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J. R. R. Tolkien's 10 Tips For Writers

Essay Mama is an unusual site, providing students with essays. Even more unusual is the fact that they produced a lovely infographic on Tolkien, with some tips they gleamed from his correspondence. Enjoy!


R T Allwin reblogged this on Chimaeral and commented:

I wasn't going to do a reblog today, but after seeing this I just had to:

There, I'm Back Again!

I’ve been so hot and/or cold about restarting this blog, dragging my feet and making excuses (some actually valid).

The reason I stopped it was because I had surgery for a hernia. 452 more words

God Had a Wee Problem


Background Music for an Adventure Story

Angst is mere bullshit
(In the sense of fertilizer)
Because with angst

You’ve got built-in background music
For an adventure story… 773 more words


Book Review: The Two Towers by J.R.R Tolkien

Title: The Two Towers
Series: The Lord of the Rings
Author: J.R.R Tolkien
Stars: 5

Blurb: The Company of the Ring is sundered. Frodo and Sam continue their journey alone down the great Rive Anduin – alone that is, save for a mysterious creeping figure that follows wherever they go… 62 more words

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Review: The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien

On The Hobbit

This one took me quite a while to get through. No, it’s not long, nor complicated but lots happened in between. I flew back across the world, I moved into college, I went to many parties and that takes up time. 210 more words

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"The Chiefest and Greatest of Calamities"

“Spectacle” used to be a common word in cinema, something that had to be seen on the big screen, something more than just a movie, something you experienced. 520 more words

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