Tag: Tolkien

Writing what I know

  “Never laugh at live dragons.” – Bilbo Baggins True Tolkien fans know that today, September 22, is the date that Bilbo and Frodo Baggins share as their birthday. I know there are people who are not Tolkien fans.  I don’t understand them. True story:  My son once told his middle school English teacher that …

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Obligatory Birthday Post

  No, this is not my view today. All I will say about that is that, at 57, the view is changing again. I woke up this morning earlier than intended. Thanks in part to the decades, but also thanks to the cat who obviously hadn’t eaten in thirteen minutes. He was so ungrateful he …

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