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Quotes from JRR Tolkien

Here are the contexts of a number of quotations. All but the last are from The Two Towers by J. R. R. Tolkien.

“It is more treacherous than you are. 203 more words


The Academic Job Market

It’s been four and a half years since I started my PhD program. Six and a half since I started my MA. Ten and a half since my freshman year of college at ACU. 1,441 more words


Things you Wouldn't Expect from a Sorority Girl: Movies

Before I write this post I want to make it clear that this is about me, and not about sorority girls in general. Sure these aren’t your typical sorority girl things, but they are things I relate to. 2,363 more words

My Life

Recent Reads: The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien

Apologies, my dear readers for a lack of posts the previous week. I have to confess that this was by no means a case of forgetfulness on my part, it was actually a strategic move. 1,400 more words


Failed Critics Podcast: Hobbity tosh, Pottery hogwash & Intersellar oh-my-gosh

Welcome to this week’s super-professional well-researched spick-and-span highly-polished episode of the Failed Critics podcast!

The main release review this week is Christopher Nolan’s $165m space-time-travelling science fiction thriller… 111 more words


Where Black Towers Reside

TODAY I WRAPPED UP A FOUR YEAR ODYSSEY-IN-READING by completing the newly released fifth and final book in Stephen Lawhead’s Bright Empires series entitled The Fatal Tree… 685 more words


Day 306: 5 Week Middle-Earth Movie Marathon Week 2

Today marked the beginning of week two of the marathon, leading up to the release in December of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. 804 more words

Year Of Firsts