Tag Archives: J. R. R. Tolkien

Reminiscent of the Icelandic sagas

Today, something a little different: A book review. W. H Auden on Tolkien’s The Fellowship of the Ring. Auden had decided views on what fantasy must do to be taken seriously; do you agree? No fiction I have read in the … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , | Leave a comment

reflecting a splintered fragment of the true light

Source Aleteia How did J. R. R. Tolkien’s Catholicism influence his writing? I was in two minds about including this article on this page as it just didn’t seem to stand out enough. Then, however, I saw Drew Bowling’s reference to … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , | Leave a comment