I will go there
And back again
May we take sometime today to remember the author who proved to all that fantasy is not only escapism, but an inherent and vital part of the human being. To the man, whose stories were always a light to me in dark places, thank you.
(if you know the credits to the last painting, send me please)
THE RACES AND PLACES OF MIDDLE EARTH → Hobbits
It has been remarked that a hobbits only real passion is for food. A rather unfair observation as we have also developed an interest in the brewing of ales and the smoking of pipe weed. But where our hearts truly lie is in peace and quiet and good tilled earth. For all hobbits share a love of things that grow.
Tolkien Read-Along Bingo: CELEGORM
Celebrimbor (F.A. - S.A. 1697)
Celebrimbor was the son of Curufin, fifth son of Fëanor. Aside from his grandfather, Celebrimbor was the greatest craftsman in the history of Middle-earth, and his forging of the Rings of Power led to the dominion and eventual downfall of Sauron in the War of the Ring.
LotR Meme: Nine Companions [1/9] → Frodo Baggins
You’ll have a tale or two to tell of your own when you come back.
“you do know my name, though you don’t remember that I belong to it…”