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The Viking Desk

Over the last year or so, I’ve begun to study Viking culture. It’s not something we covered in school, but as a growing fan of J. 362 more words


A little inspiration

So, things have been a little rough as of late. Not the catastrophic type of rough but the sort of rough that you know in your heart is the epitome of a First World Problem yet somehow you still can’t help but have the feelings. 32 more words

Today in Middle-earth: Tom Bombadil & the Old Forest

Frodo and his companions travel through the Old Forest and come to the House of Tom Bombadil:

Before long, washed and refreshed, the hobbits were seated at the table, two on each side, while at either end sat Goldberry and the Master.

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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers - J.R.R. Tolkien

The Two Towers is the second in the Lord of the Rings trilogy and comprises of book three and four in the story. Book three follows; Aragon, Gimli, Legolas, Pippin and Merry in their adventures after the company has been broken by Frodo and Sam leaving at the end of… 607 more words

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The Adventures of Tom Bombadil, IV: Princess Mee

This short poem is described as having been written into the marigins of the Red Book. It is supposed to depict a hobbit’s idea of what an elf-maiden is. 216 more words


Today in Middle-earth: A Conspiracy Unmasked

Year 3018, September 25th

After having met Farmer Maggot and enjoyed a delicious meal with his family,  Frodo learns of his friends’ intention to accompany him: 111 more words


Ten Things You May Not Have Known about J.R.R. Tolkien

Fun Facts about J.R.R. Tolkien

1. He translated Catholic prayers such as the Hail Mary, Our Father, and the Litany of Loreto into Quenya.

2.  Tolkien was disappointed that in Shakespeare’s… 342 more words