Category Archives: Poems and Stories

Poem: QUEEN OF EARTH

PROUDFOOT POEMS  Proudfoot writes poems inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien’s stories of Middle-earth. The poems are often written about characters from the stories and are readily recognisable to those who are familiar with the stories. Others are inspired by people met and places visited. Please read these and feel free to pass on your comments. QUEEN OF…

Poem: MORNING STAR, EVENING STAR.

PROUDFOOT POEMS  Proudfoot writes poems inspired by J.R.R. Tolkien’s stories of Middle-earth. The poems are often written about characters from the stories and are readily recognisable to those who are familiar with the stories. Others are inspired by people met and places visited. Below are three of Proudfoot’s stories in verse form. Please read these…

Poems from Proudfoot 1

Proudfoot has written two new poems based on Middle-earth. The poems exhibit qualities found in J.R.R. Tolkien’s writings. In them you find the qualities of love, hope, dedication to duty and the spirit to dream of a better future. The Ancient Shipwright Yearning for undying lands In every ship they sail for home, The land…

Poems from Proudfoot 2

Proudfoot has written two new poems based on Middle-earth. The poems exhibit qualities found in J.R.R. Tolkien’s writings. In them you find the qualities of love, hope, dedication to duty and the spirit to dream of a better future. Each Day Now She Waits She sits by the window And creates with love A new…

“Hope”: Brisbane Tolkien Reading Day.

  The Brisbane Tolkien Fellowship celebrated International Tolkien Reading Day at The Logan North Library on Saturday 22nd March. This year’s theme for the event was “Hope”. The group presented a 2 hour program in an informal atmosphere, including readings from J.R.R. Tolkien’s Stories, Songs, poems and a comedy costume romp. (program videos at bottom…

The Dragon Beneath The Golden Tree

A poem by Proudfoot about a red dragon that children of the Shire play with on the village green under the golden tree.    The Dragon Beneath The Golden Tree We haven’t seen a dragon round here for many an age, Now found only on a storybook page. My uncle doesn’t know About the one…