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The Elf and the Orc: Part 1




     First off, I don’t own Lord of the Rings or anything related to Lord of the Rings. 1,927 more words

Guest Pieces

Remembering Tolkien: 42 Years On...

2 September, 1973

There are no lengthy posts today.

Let us simply remember that 42 years ago, J.R.R. Tolkien passed away and left behind a legacy as the finest fantasy author of the 20th Century. 34 more words

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Bright lights don't always lead you home

I want to deny it, but my vision is getting a little hazy. With so many people and bottles falling over, I worry about what can be replaced between the liquid, and well.. 103 more words

Ever On?

Dear Readers,

As always, welcome!

We’ve spent a good amount of postings talking about the narrative methods of The Lord of the Rings, and now we’d like to add to that, song. 894 more words


Top 5 Wednesdays ~ Favorite Cities

It’s finally September!~ Let’s get excited!

This month we are starting with the top of top favorite cities. This is a little on the harder side since most of the books I read don’t appear in fictional cities, and if they do they take place in entire worlds. 43 more words


'Over The Misty Mountains Cold' by J. R. R. Tolkien

‘Over The Misty Mountains Cold’

by J. R. R. Tolkien

“Far over the Misty Mountains cold,
To dungeons deep and caverns old,
We must away, ere break of day, 163 more words


Movies: Big Duds

Okay, so now I’ve seen the final installment in the Peter Jackson The Hobbit Trilogy. In a word, Meh! (And that high because I didn’t expect more.) One bit of common praise I’ve heard suggests, … 1,224 more words