Tag Archives: J.R.R. Tolkien

Hobbit Day

September 21, 1907 – The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, is published. “In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a … Continue reading

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Journey’s End Day

June 22, 1342 – Journey’s End Day: by Shire Reckoning, the day Bilbo Baggins returns to his home at Bag End. The return of Mr. Bilbo Baggins created quite a disturbance, both under the Hill and over the Hill, and … Continue reading

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TCS: Above All Shadows Rides the Sun

 Good Morning! ____________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a comment.____________________________ “We have a long way … Continue reading

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A Little Touch of Tolkien for Tolkien Reading Day

Originally posted in 2017 2003 – Tolkien Reading Day was first organized by the Tolkien Society, now held annually on March 25, the day of the downfall of Sauron March 25 should also be noted in Tolkien lore because: ___________________________________________ … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: September 21, 2020

September 21st is Pecan Cookie Day Hobbit Day * World Alzheimer’s Day World Gratitude Day * U.N. International Day of Peace * ____________________________ MORE! Barbara Longhi, Kwame Nkrumah and Masoumeh Ebtekar, click

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Poems for Tolkien Reading Day

Today is Tolkien Reading Day, started by the Tolkien Society in 2003. It is held annually on March 25, the day of the downfall of Sauron. In addition to writing The Hobbit, and The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Tolkien … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: September 21, 2019

September 21st is Pecan Cookie Day Hobbit Day * World Alzheimer’s Day World Gratitude Day * U.N. International Day of Peace * ___________________________________ MORE! Sophia Peabody, Kwame Nkrumah and Masoumeh Ebtekar, click

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ON THIS DAY: January 3, 2019

January 3rd is Chocolate-Covered Cherries Day Drinking Straw Day * Festival of Sleep Day J.R.R. Tolkien Day * ______________________________________________ MORE! Lucretia Mott, Yashawant Dinkar Phadke and Greta Thunberg, click

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ON THIS DAY: September 21, 2018

September 21st is Pecan Cookie Day Hobbit Day * U.N. International Day of Peace * World Alzheimer’s Day World Gratitude Day * _________________________________________ MORE! Barbara Longhi,  J.R.R. Tolkien and Masoumeh Ebtekar, click

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ON THIS DAY: January 3, 2018

January 3rd is Chocolate-Covered Cherries Day Drinking Straw Day * Festival of Sleep Day J.R.R. Tolkien Day * ______________________________________________ MORE! Cicero, Lucretia Mott and J.R.R. Tolkien, click

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