To the average reader, few things are as nonsensical as the introduction of mythological or fantastical beings or settings into a work of fiction or art. 899 more words
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On this day in 1954, J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Fellowship of the Ring was first published. It’s the first book of the Lord of the Rings 634 more words
For the past week and a half I’ve been staying in a small cottage up in the wild hills of Northumberland, one of England’s two counties that lie on the border with Scotland. 648 more words
Why “Refracted Light”?
The title of this blog is taken from one of my favorite writings by one of my favorite authors. It’s an excerpt from… 634 more words