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I think that many confuse ‘applicability’ with ‘allegory'; but the one resides in the freedom of the reader, and the other in the purposed domination of the author.

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One trash can to rule them all

For a long time now, we’ve had two trash cans in the kitchen–one for trash and one for recyclables. Which is fine, I don’t have a problem with that, they were the same trash can, just one had a label to say it was recyclables. 276 more words


Can you feel it?

“The only thing about the dance is, you never get to stop. Everyday you wake up, it’s the same bloody question that haunts you. Is today the day I die?

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Wednesday Wisdom: Éomer

“Need brooks no delay, but late is better than never.”

Éomer, The Return of the King (J.R.R. Tolkien)

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Book Review: A Hobbit Devotional

A Hobbit Devotional by Ed Strauss
5 stars

A Hobbit Devotional by Ed Strauss is a sixty-chapter book with four to five pages within each chapter. 512 more words


True or False: Are "Fake Nerds" Real?


Frankly, I shouldn’t even have to say this much. If you love something nerdy, that’s all it takes. You don’t need to know what letter of the alphabet the Enterprise has gotten up to, be able to recite the inscription on the One Ring in both English and Black Speech, or even know the bounty hunter in Star Wars has a name. 6 more words

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