November 26, 2014

A Visit to Tolkien's Desk

Earlier this month my family had to take a trip up to Chicago for one of my brother's hockey tournaments.  While not at the ice rink we tried to find some interesting things to do around town and beforehand I had heard about this Wade Center at Wheaton College that had Tolkien's desk...











November 13, 2014

LEGO Countdown for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

These past few weeks have been incredibly exciting!  With the release of the final trailer, soundtrack samples, DOS Extended Edition, and more, it's a great time to be a Tolkienist!  As we slowly approach the final chapter of the Middle-earth saga I'm slowly ticking down the days with some help from a few blocks...