This is my first Tolkien-related post in a long time and I think, mostly because he is my greatest inspiration, I should make a post every now and then just to pay homage to his genius. This is my official book review of Joseph Loconte's A Hobbit, A Wardrobe, and A Great War, published earlier… Continue reading A NEW TOLKIEN POST!
SPOILERS: For any of you who have not read the book, there are spoilers in here for you. If you have read the book, continue reading! "Can One Actually "Review" A Trailer?" Well, I'm going to try because I definitely have some opinions on what may (or may not) be coming December 17. First of… Continue reading Hobbit Battle of Five Armies Trailer: Review
Today marks a very important date for Tolkien fans. On September 24, 2014, Tolkien wrote his first poem which would launch his Middle-earth saga. He wrote it in the trenches of World War I and because of that it had an immense personal attachment for him. As I mentioned in an earlier post from this… Continue reading Tolkien Week: A Personal Journey
I am a Tolkien nerd, fiend, geek, whatever term you would like to insert here, I will probably admit to being one. I cannot honestly say how many times I have seen either The Lord of the Rings, or The Hobbit (An Unexpected Journey or Desolation of Smaug). Recently, I have been paying attention to… Continue reading A Change in Character: Thorin Oakenshield
I reblogged a post from a fellow fantasy guru and I have to say it hit the nail right on the head. While his post may be considered "controversial" to some, I found it quite refreshing that someone has the guts to honestly say that diversity, in the political definition of the term, is not… Continue reading On Diversity Recap