Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Hobbit and Other Notes… 5

Bilbo stepped out of his door and was swept away into a great adventure that was continued by Frodo and his friends into another great adventure. The adventure has never ended. Now we have so many continuing the adventure. THE SHIRE: The Shire did have hard times including The Great Plague of the Third Age…

BTF meeting: July 2nd 2012

BRISBANE TOLKIEN FELLOWSHIP http://www.facebook.com/pages/Brisbane-Tolkien-Fellowship/135918853088061   Join Fellow Fans of Professor J.R.R. Tolkien’s Works at our Next Meeting. The meeting format: Turn up, greet, get acquainted, buy coffee and cake, And catch up on all Tolkienish things. Please bring along anything you would like to share. Discussions and Readings of Tolkien’s Work News and Views on…

BTF Meeting Minutes: June 17 2012

In foramine terrae habitabat hobbitus….. “In a hole in the ground, there lived a hobbit….” The first line of the new Latin Publication of  The Hobbit  has been shared by HarperCollins.   Brisbane Tolkien Fellowship Meeting: The Fellowship’s recent Tolkien Meeting was held at the Coffee Club, Milton. Talking all things Tolkien including the upcoming…

The Hobbit and Other Notes… 4

The Road goes ever on and on Down from the door where it began, Now far ahead the Road has gone, And I must follow if I can, Pursuing it with eager feet, Until it joins some larger way Where many path and errands meet. And whither then? I cannot say. The Hobbit: 2012 is…

BTF Meeting: June 17th 2012

BRISBANE TOLKIEN FELLOWSHIP Join Fellow Fans of Professor J.R.R. Tolkien’s Works at our Next Meeting. The meeting format: Turn up, greet, get acquainted, buy coffee and cake, And catch up on all Tolkienish things. Please bring along anything you would like to share. Discussions and Readings of Tolkien’s Works News and Views on the Hobbit…

The Hobbit and Other Notes… 3

Let books be your dining table, And you shall be full of delights Let them be your mattress And you shall sleep restful nights. The Hobbit: 2012 is the 75th Anniversary of the publication of The Hobbit. After 75 years it is still one of the most popular fiction stories ever published. The book is one of…