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Snow Good

I sit beside the fire and think
Of how the world will be
When winter comes without a spring
That I shall ever see

For still there are so many things…

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Healing Gods, Men Who Are Blind, and Monsters Hither And Yon (Silmarillion Slow Cooker, p41)

Since this project takes the Silmarillion one page at a time, there are some cases when the passage to be read will cover two nearly unrelated topics – finishing the first, while introducing the second. 1,410 more words


Photo-A-Day: Together

Something my husband and I started doing a few months ago was reading a book together. How it works is I read it out loud and he listens. 280 more words

Daily Life

Dinner: 7 Hobbit Meals in 7 Days (SXSW Video Challenge)

We made it! Seven videos in seven days!

Now who wants to celebrate with squirrel for dinner! No? What about oxtails? Maybe a nice rabbit? 120 more words


Zumba is for Woo-Girls

“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.”

J.R.R. Tolkien

Zumba. Oh Zumba. The dance/workout craze that has been plaguing the nation for 7 or 8 years now.

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What the Well-Dressed Hobbit Is Wearing This Year: Meet Katy Colby At Real Myth

Katy Colby developed a love of J.R.R. Tolkien’s writing very early, and had read The Lord of the Rings more than once before she started high school. 472 more words


Tolkien's Birmingham Connection

Novelist J.R.R. Tolkien is probably more popular now than previously thanks to the success of Peter Jackson’s film adaptations of “The Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit.” 538 more words