In celebration of Hobbit Day, which is actually a thing (read about it here), I would like to unearth a post that I published in September 2015. TWO YEARS AGO! It's hard to believe. This was from the last time I read The Lord of the Rings, which means I'll be due for another reading… Continue reading Even MORE Reasons to Like Samwise Gamgee
Every time I read The Lord of the Rings, I find more literary treasures to enjoy, hidden within the prose, the setting, and the characters. When I reread the series this past January, I particularly noticed qualities in the loyal hobbit Samwise Gamgee which made me like him even more than I already had. If you've read… Continue reading Even MORE Reasons to Like Samwise Gamgee
Good morning, all! It's so crazy to be making a post this early in the day. Usually, I post late at night when there's actually time to sit down and write. But today is a special occasion because...today's HOBBIT DAY! Just in case you're wondering, I did not make this up. It's actually a thing. Just google… Continue reading Happy Hobbit Day!