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107. Two Towers' Complete Muppetry

I really like finding these sorts of beers, locally brewed with a funny name and quirky taste. I’d never heard of Two Towers brewery until this week, but I’m going to make a point of sampling all their brews this year – all of which look interesting and each of which has a suitably Brummie moniker. 116 more words

Three Star

Humanly Evil: A Lesson from Milton and Tolkien on Being the Ultimate Antihero

So here’s my essay that’s about to be published in a small academic ebook. It’s not spectacular, but, hey, it’s a start.

Literature is an intimate and sensitive portal to understanding the world and humanity. 2,512 more words


History - The Fellowship

Let me regale you with the tale of a group of young girls, ages 14-15, who came together for a mutual love of all things Tolkien and Middle Earth. 354 more words

Tourist Attractions

Holding On

Frodo: I can’t do this, Sam.

Sam: I know. It’s all wrong. By rights we shouldn’t even be here. But we are. It’s like in the great stories, Mr. 160 more words

Where I was...

My husband and I got to take a little trip to New York this week. He went there for business while I got to explore. I’ll tell you later about some of the places I went to on my own, but for this post, I want to focus on where my husband and I went today on our last day there. 514 more words

Throw Back Thursday

The Two Towers Haiku: The Choices of Master Samwise

Frodo will not wake.

Sam must decide what to be:

Ring Bearer or Friend Saver?

This haiku was written for Laith’s Two Towers Group Haiku Project. Check it out!


The Two Towers Haiku: Shelob's Lair

A deep bubbling hiss.

There is a giant spider.

A curse on Gollum!

Haappy Birthday to me!  This haiku was written for Laith’s Two Towers Group Haiku Project. Check it out!