Tolkien Week: Days 5 & 6 – In Minas Tirith’s Library

Tolkien Week Minas Tirith Library (header)

The things I do for this blog …

I’ve spent the last two days hunched over a table in near-darkness, poring over maps, parchments and dusty books in the recesses of Minas Tirith’s general library.

I have scoured through countless Tolkien books in search of hidden knowledge and have come out a wiser man … Continue reading “Tolkien Week: Days 5 & 6 – In Minas Tirith’s Library”

Happy Hobbit Day!

Gandalf vs Gandalf

Where have you all been … ?

I’ve been waiting for you to join in my festivities on this blog for over two weeks now! 😉

It’s 22 September and that means two things: Birthdays and Celebrations.

That’s right. If you’re in the loop of who’s who in Middle-earth, then you may or may not know that both Bilbo and Frodo Baggins celebrate their birthday today.

In honour of these two milestones in Middle-earth history, fans worldwide get to celebrate Hobbit Day (and Tolkien Week) in any way possible that demonstrates our love for the fandom. Continue reading “Happy Hobbit Day!”

Hobbit Day & Tolkien Week!

bilbo and frodo

If you think of September as a month that brings an end to the joys of summer, I’d say you’re right (if you live in the Northern Hemisphere, that is).

Schools start, flu & colds re-emerge, the days get shorter and the weather gets more unpredictable.

It also marks the beginning of a long wait until winter, the Festive Season and the release of a particular film …

In short, being in September sucks (though October is probably worse).
Continue reading “Hobbit Day & Tolkien Week!”