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The trail led them to dark crags that rose some thirty feet above the forest floor, a long wall that ran east to west.

They followed the tracks down into a dell then towards a wide opening in the cliffs. 1,471 more words



Waiting on Wednesday is a meme I’ve participated in for years which lets readers share their excitement for books coming out soon, and this week the novel I’m eagerly awaiting is . 446 more words



Caladuin followed Beren northwards, following a ridgeway across the western flank of the hills that spread north from Ered Gorgoroth. It felt good to have the sun and the dark mountains at his back. 1,329 more words


Interlude: Tolkien moment

Day 60. 112,548 words.

I was unreasonably proud of this bit of geeky inspiration that came to me the other day while I was at the pool with Wump. 16 more words

Kussa Mun Hopoti?

Ainulindalë: The Great Music and the Cacophony of Melkor

Eru teaches the Ainur his divine music and invites them to elaborate upon the theme, each according to his gifts and creativity. And so they sing, fashioning “the theme of Ilúvatar into a great music.” Their voices fill the halls of Ilúvatar, a flawless, perfect music flowing even “into the Void, and it was not void. 1,381 more words

Inklings & Company


The sun had hidden behind the peaks of the eastern Crissaegrim as they made their last ascent towards Barad Anach and now they rode in dark cool shadow. 1,169 more words


The Eagles of Manwë Praise the Faithfulness of the People of Minas Tirith.

Last week I promised to continue the love story of Faramir and Éowyn but I ask you to permit me to make you wait one week more before we return to it. 673 more words

J.R.R Tolkien