RANTISIA: Search for the Ranta


My book is finally published and available on amazon for purchase! Now, a little bit of history behind this story. The first draft was writing from June 2009 to late 2010 and was approximately 42 pages long. What a book! Then in 2014 I wrote a second version or draft which ended up being 130 pages long and was titled “A Fictional Tale With Words, Chapters, … Continue reading RANTISIA: Search for the Ranta

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 2012 – Memorable quotes


Bilbo Baggins: I have… I have never used a sword in my life. Gandalf: And I hope you never have to. But if you do, remember this: true courage is about knowing not when to take a life, but when to spare one. via The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 2012 – Memorable quotes. Continue reading The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 2012 – Memorable quotes

The Hobbit Trilogy?


It has just been released that the previously proposed two part hobbit films will be expanded to a trilogy. Peter Jackson posted this on his Facebook page on the 30th of July “So, without further ado and on behalf of New Line Cinema, Warner Bros. Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Wingnut Films, and the entire cast and crew of “The Hobbit” films, I’d like to announce that two films … Continue reading The Hobbit Trilogy?

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) – Memorable quotes


Gandalf: I think you should leave the ring behind, Bilbo. Is that so hard? Bilbo: Well, no. [frowning] Bilbo: …and yes. Now it comes to it, I don’t feel like parting with it. It’s mine, I found it. It came to me! Gandalf: There’s no need to get angry. Bilbo: Well, if I’m angry, it’s your fault. [to himself] Bilbo: …it’s mine… my own… my precious… Gandalf: … Continue reading The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) – Memorable quotes

The Lord of the Rings: Memorable quotes


Frodo: It’s a pity Bilbo didn’t kill him when he had the chance. Gandalf: Pity? It was pity that stayed Bilbo’s hand. Many that live deserve death. Some that die deserve life. Can you give it to them, Frodo? Do not be too eager to deal out death in judgment. Even the very wise cannot see all ends. My heart tells me that Gollum has … Continue reading The Lord of the Rings: Memorable quotes

The Hobbit: or There and Back Again


First published back in 1937. J.R.R. Tolkien’s own description for the original edition: If you care for journeys there and back, out of the comfortable Western world, over the edge of the Wild, and home again, and can take an interest in a humble hero (blessed with a little wisdom and a little courage and considerable good luck), here is a record of such a journey … Continue reading The Hobbit: or There and Back Again