The Hobbit * J.R.R Tolkien

When it comes to fantasy children’s books, Tolkien created a true masterpiece about a small human (like a child) who in a fantasy world gets to meet a real dragon, find a treasure, sneak around an old under-the-mountain castle and find where his heart lies. The best part – outsmarting Gollum and taking his ringContinue reading “The Hobbit * J.R.R Tolkien”

Bored of the Rings

No doubt required reading for nerds of a certain age, on the surface the jokes are juvenile, but the text is laced with love for the finer details; a lesser spoof would have neglected things like Tolkien’s appendices or the ‘Concerning Hobbits’ prologue. This book rewards an appreciation of Tolkien’s style, his world-building, his excesses.Continue reading “Bored of the Rings”

An Honest Take on Lord of The Rings and The Hobbit

I found this great youtube channel that offers a great insight on the Lord of the Rings Trilogy and The Hobbit: An unexpected journey. It got me laughing so hard, mainly because it was stating out loud my most inner thoughts about the movies. I have seen all of them, ending with The Hobbit: TheContinue reading “An Honest Take on Lord of The Rings and The Hobbit”