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If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world. 

J.R.R. Tolkien

May 22, 1914: On this day, J.R.R.

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Throwback Thursday: My Endless Tolkien Series, Part 9

– Originally posted at Part Time Monster as “. . . Thief! Baggins! We hates it . . . we hates it for ever!” The whole series is archived… 1,151 more words


The Night of Talking Fire

Note: read the introduction and prologue before reading this story.


The Drinking Game

People piled into the Thundering Hoof, shoving themselves as close as possible to the hearth at the center of the hall. 1,442 more words

The Tree Of Life, And The Roots Of Atlantis

New ideas come in disguise of old ones – Terry Brookes

Paradigm Bubble

Four space hubs, each housing hundreds of thousands, orbited earth, like large metallic bubbles. 1,169 more words


Let's just take a moment

I just want to take a moment to appreciate how beautiful this boxed set of pocket sized, leather covered J.R.R. Tolkien’s LOTR trilogy and The Hobbit  20 more words


Top Ten Tuesday

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is a freebie, so I’m going to borrow an idea that came to me via Guy Gavriel Kay:

“My youngest brother had a wonderful schtick from some time in high school, through to graduating medicine.

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