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The Birth of Adventure

Over the past few years, I have explored many new worlds through fiction, poetry, and my own special brand of doubt.  My personal library has more than tripled in size, and I copy long, important passages from beloved books into my journals to capture the beauty of perfectly-turned phrases.   535 more words


Song of the Day - Music Video Madness

Happy LOTR Battle Scene Compilation Day! OK, so I made that up. But seriously, what better way to kick off the Saturday afternoon than a montage of slice and dice battle action set to the one and only Ensiferum? 23 more words


Such Loveliness in Living Thing - Arwen Undomiel, etc. etc.

After Frodo got up from his coma bed, he was led to the dining room in Elrond’s House. We’re given a very drawn out description of his first take. 773 more words

The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug

Don’t get me wrong, I love the Hobbit Saga unconditionally, but Peter Jackson took a few liberties with the book on this one. Of course he did a really good job and spent an awful lot of money on LOTR so he deserves a little slack. 1,035 more words


Gandalf the Grey: Let the project begin

As a fan of the Lord of the Rings, both the Trilogy and definitely the book, I’ve always wanted to draw some of the characters. So, I started… 48 more words