A podcast about Middle-earth and all things Tolkien.
Launched in early 2015, co-hosts John & Greta Carswell journey chapter-by-chapter through The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, The Hobbit and all of Tolkien’s other works.
Join us on our long walk through Middle-earth. Party on!!!
Unfortunately we had to postpone our episode with Pints With Jack’s David Bates (go check that out for some CS Lewis goodness).
In 1960, Tolkien undertook a revision of The Hobbit that would have brought it into greater harmony with The Lord
“As will be readily seen, much of the wording of [The Hobbit] remains, yet the tone is greatly altered.” –
“Bilbo was meant to find the Ring, and not by its maker, and you therefore were meant to bear it…and
“Gandalf told us the whole strange story; how he came to arrange the journey to Erebor, why he thought of