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Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 06-09-2018, 03:27 AM
Replies: 27
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Nice discoveries there, hS. I think the first...

Nice discoveries there, hS. I think the first quote looks like Tolkien is talking about what would the public and the critics accept from a "good writer" at that time. The same way writing free-form...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 06-08-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 595
I think there's one thing that should be pointed...

I think there's one thing that should be pointed out. I think all the other references to Tolkien's belief in the Gospels, or his generic Christian faith, do in no way contribute as arguments for or...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 06-08-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 595
Huh, you people have certainly been busy. I will...

Huh, you people have certainly been busy. I will just remark one thing, rather regarding the "generic methodology" used on this thread (which I think basically everyone agrees on, only somehow I...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 06-07-2018, 02:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 595
From what I have read above, nothing seems to me...

From what I have read above, nothing seems to me like Tolkien could not have seen the "old" stories (=Genesis etc.) as metaphors, in the same sense many modern (=including in his time)...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 05-31-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 3,635
Views: 263,163
White Tree A very happy birthday to our one and only Estelyn...

A very happy birthday to our one and only Estelyn Telcontar, may it be a merry day! :)
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 05-19-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 3,635
Views: 263,163
Tolkien A very happy birthday to Bethberry! Lots of joy...

A very happy birthday to Bethberry! Lots of joy and may you find your way back to the 'Downs
at least occasionally :)
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-12-2018, 04:53 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
Whereupon yours truly decided to wrap everything...

Whereupon yours truly decided to wrap everything up with the last piece of visual art:

http://i529.photobucket.com/albums/dd339/polomaci/pt/Paper%20Telephone%202/pt20.jpg...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-12-2018, 04:52 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
White Tree Huinesoron had no problem figuring out what was...

Huinesoron had no problem figuring out what was going on:



And Oddwen certainly had no problem picking up that thread:
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-12-2018, 04:52 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
Question From there, things began to pick up speed. As...

From there, things began to pick up speed. As evidenced by Formendacil's words...



And so, royalty had entered the picture, under the watchful eye of the court painter, Galadriel55:
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-12-2018, 04:51 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
Pipe So once again - as mentioned above, we started...

So once again - as mentioned above, we started with the traditional piece of poetry from Bilbo Baggins's collection.




It was represented by Pitchwife thus:
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-12-2018, 04:49 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
Thumbs up Rrrrrring rrrrrrrrrrring

All right, the time has come! Friends, 'Downers, dear guests.

Today, we have gathered here to witness the incredible process of madness. Namely, how in the name of all, this:



turned, via a...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-12-2018, 02:07 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
Just wait for it, we are almost there! You can...

Just wait for it, we are almost there! You can expect the results of this madness soon :D
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-05-2018, 02:55 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
Thumbs up Very well everyone, we are getting really, really...

Very well everyone, we are getting really, really close! A few more days, and you can all see what we have... eh... created.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-04-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 348
I am pretty sure a M-E park would draw enough...

I am pretty sure a M-E park would draw enough attention. Think about it. Peter Jackson's Hobbiton set in New Zealand still draws enough attention.

But yeah, I am afraid it would be about...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-01-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 644
There is a reason why I didn't want to say it. :D...

There is a reason why I didn't want to say it. :D

But yes, I agree he should be informed - if nobody else comes forward.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-30-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 644
Tolkien This looks pretty amazing. I am not also much...

This looks pretty amazing. I am not also much into volunteering myself, but I absolutely think we should send someone. We have so many veritable legends here.... (For that matter, Zil, I believe you...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-25-2018, 03:52 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
Nice! :) ...aand in any case, with that, we...

Nice! :)

...aand in any case, with that, we are nearly halfway through. I can tell you, so far it's been a very interesting round.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-12-2018, 01:26 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
Very well. I will send out the first sentence...

Very well. I will send out the first sentence today.

General rule of thumb: if it's your turn to write a sentence, please do so within a day, if you are supposed to draw a picture, please do so...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-10-2018, 02:45 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
If nobody else seems up to it, I could take it...

If nobody else seems up to it, I could take it upon myself. Next question should be to once again confirm who wants to participate, as it's been quite some time since the initial sign-ups.

Rune...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 03-28-2018, 03:32 PM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
Hopefully, she is still up for it :) I wonder if...

Hopefully, she is still up for it :) I wonder if she can be poked in order to remind her and confirm this; after all, it's been a while.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 03-27-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
I think we may want to start this up (possibly...

I think we may want to start this up (possibly with the idea of doubles) and of course if somebody joins on the way, the better?

I think the important question is - who is going to mod it?
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 03-11-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 3,635
Views: 263,163
Thumbs up A very happy birthday to Rikae, hope it is a good...

A very happy birthday to Rikae, hope it is a good day!!
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 03-03-2018, 05:17 AM
Replies: 2,221
Views: 177,129
I am all for it, too!

I am all for it, too!
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 07-24-2017, 04:13 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 27,555
That sounds reasonable. If so however, it should...

That sounds reasonable. If so however, it should not be known when exactly, or what exactly is the trigger (or combination of triggers), so that it doesn't pull too much focus (and doesn't prompt...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 07-23-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 27,555
Actually YES. I think that is a good description....

Actually YES. I think that is a good description. Honestly, we couldn't get through that blockade...


Actually, in one of my first sort of "drafts" of how I could proceed after I learned my role,...
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