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  1. Rich.

    RIP Christopher Tolkien

    We have lost a voice, a scholar, and a champion. In whose mighty company he shall not fear to tread. RIP Christopher Tolkien. BBC News - 'First Middle-earth scholar' Christopher Tolkien dies
  2. Jay Aitch

    The Do's and Don'ts broken with magnificent effect.

    In recent times, I have read a lot about the faux pas of writing, in particular the use of adverbs, or verbs attached to a character speaking: "and she spoketh most vociferously, verbalising verbosely." All great advice. But I am also reading (for the umpteenth time) The Lord of the Rings...