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MUSING MONDAYS | LIS 114 - Literature for Children

This is what happens when life gets in the way and laziness rears its ugly head. I’ve been jumping in between books, finishing nothing, and writing about the same things over and over. 654 more words


The Halfwit


FAKETOWN FUN (extract)

Faketown was not a place of joy the next morning. It was Wednesday and everybody was too hungover to put the rubbish out for the dustbin men. 205 more words


Deep in Middle Earth

at Weta Workshop

Trying my powers

Today was LOTR geek day  with Wellington Movie Tours. Totally worth the money and time. Peter and I were the geezers, everyone else on the tour were of the backpacker generation and we all had a  blast. 713 more words

To be like Bilbo Baggins...

If you’ve never heard The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins, go to YouTube and watch it now. Do it! Possibly one of the best things ever to come from the late, great Leonard Nimoy. 466 more words

Chapter 3-'A Short Rest'

In this chapter, Bilbo Baggins and the dwarves including Gandalf set off for Rivendell where they are promised a nice stay and supper. Gandalf leads the way through several valleys and slopes in search for Rivendell which he knows too well. 478 more words


Saturday 2 Cents

I was drinking tea the other day (English-there’s-no-creamer-so-I-can’t-have-coffee breakfast- tea) and I thought: This is really gross, I mean gross. Yet I keep drinking it and drink it every morning and afterwards feel like a better person. 54 more words