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20 124 ATTN: Original Tolkien's Rings Members
by Androga Erindalant
Nov 27, 2020 5:23:30 GMT -6
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Thank you Fobria for setting up our new Tolkien's Ring Discord Channel. This will be our new Prancing Pony Chatroom. You can chat with TR Members here or use it while playing LOTRO. No need to be in the game at all unless you want to use it there.

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Introduce yourself--tell us a little about yourself and how you discovered Tolkien's Middle-earth!

39 350 Hello, and good evening!
by shadowofilluin
Oct 10, 2018 18:44:37 GMT -6
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107 1,565 Stuff in Tucson
by Stormrider
Sept 7, 2021 6:49:21 GMT -6
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Moderator: MajahTR

6 419 Bilbo and Frodo's Birthday
by Stormrider
Sept 22, 2021 6:32:28 GMT -6
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Delicious, comforting or just plain filling...share your favorite recipes. BE SURE to name your recipes with a Middle-earth sounding name, ie: "Smeagol's Fish Stew"!

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18 47 Rosie Cotton Gamgee's Mushroom Stew
by fanuidhol
Oct 13, 2020 17:15:58 GMT -6

Buzz from Bree

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111 678 Tolkien in the News
by Andorinha
Sept 4, 2021 20:00:52 GMT -6
No New Posts Gaffer's Gab

Gossip corner of the news inspired by the old Gaffer himself! This corner of the news section is devoted to Tolkien's Ring members and site news and activites.

Moderator: Desi Baggins

31 348 Talked to Sparrow!
by Stormrider
Jun 20, 2021 12:47:46 GMT -6

Tolkien's Manuscripts

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No New Posts The Silmarillion

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31 287 Tolkien Reading Day Article
by fanuidhol
Mar 27, 2016 8:29:22 GMT -6
No New Posts The Hobbit

A place to discuss the Hobbit

13 387 The Hobbit through new eyes
by Stormrider
May 24, 2013 6:34:26 GMT -6
No New Posts The Fellowship of the Ring

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4 54 Hobbits as Tramps?
by Andorinha
Aug 27, 2010 10:44:46 GMT -6
No New Posts The Two Towers

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4 18 So, Who is the Older? Tom, or Treebeard?
by Andorinha
Aug 16, 2011 8:01:17 GMT -6
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4 12 Re-binding a LOTR Book
by Stormrider
May 7, 2021 22:05:53 GMT -6
No New Posts Authors Who Influenced Tolkien

This is a place to talk about the other Inklings and any other authors who influenced and inspired Tolkien in shaping his Middle-earth.

5 76 Minor Influences
by Andorinha
Sept 17, 2021 14:53:13 GMT -6
No New Posts Other LotR Tales

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Sub-boards: Unfinished Tales, HoMe, Non-LOTR Tolkien Writings

27 378 The Nature of Middle-earth
by Stormrider
Sept 26, 2021 15:46:45 GMT -6
No New Posts The Letters of J. R. R. Tolkien

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8 43 New Book of JRRT'S writings
by Stormrider
Nov 20, 2020 14:06:30 GMT -6

Entities of Arda

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30 371 Good Food Bad Food
by Stormrider
Aug 1, 2021 14:03:49 GMT -6
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6 81 Name Game
by Androga Erindalant
Dec 9, 2020 10:16:20 GMT -6
No New Posts Creatures of Middle-earth

An area to discuss the creatures of Middle-earth--be they good or evil!

12 184 Dragon comparisons
by Fredeghar Wayfarer
Aug 2, 2021 14:05:40 GMT -6
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An area to discuss the things of Middle-earth--Rings, plants, weapons, armor, attire, etc.

13 213 Merry's Sword
by Andorinha
Apr 23, 2021 12:10:50 GMT -6

Expressions of Arda

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This board is for discussing the religious aspects of Tolkien's works. Many religions have claimed to find similarities between their dogma and ideas in LOTR.

5 34 JRRT Devout Catholic
by Andorinha
Aug 29, 2018 8:10:42 GMT -6
No New Posts Alternative Views and Interpretations

This forum is to discuss differing opinions and ideas on Tolkien's works as it applies to real life or fantasy and how we see it or relate to it.

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11 100 Racism against Tolkien
by Stormrider
Oct 19, 2021 9:53:00 GMT -6
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19 593 Tolkien Stories on TV?
by Stormrider
Aug 13, 2021 5:24:17 GMT -6
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Moderator: MajahTR

43 752 Tolkien inspired Art
by Stormrider
Aug 16, 2021 16:46:11 GMT -6
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Discuss the poems in Tolkien's works here. Poetry contests will be announced and posted on this forum.

Moderator: Fangorn

80 370 Cassette Tape Found!
by Stormrider
Jun 7, 2018 5:45:44 GMT -6
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This is the place to discuss the music of Middle-earth, be it from movies and animations or modern recording artists.

9 51 Theorbo
by Fredeghar Wayfarer
Dec 26, 2020 14:47:18 GMT -6
No New Posts Tolkien's Ring Inklings

This forum is a place for our own Tolkien's Ring
writers to post and discuss their own works that they would like to
publish someday with others...just like Tolkien, Lewis, and the first
Inklings did!

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34 589 Comments to Adv. in Mid. Earth
by Stormrider
Jun 14, 2021 12:24:26 GMT -6
No New Posts LOTRO

This is the place to discuss the Lord of the Rings Online game. Discuss your character toons, discuss your adventures on the raids and quests thread, talk about upcoming events and updates to the game, discuss crafting or housing, and post helpful links that players will find useful.

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There are many mind-tingling, Tolkien inspired games, riddles, jokes, and fun in this forum.

26 1,339 The Wheel of Tolkien
by Stormrider
Dec 9, 2020 14:11:48 GMT -6
No New Posts Elrond's Polls

Informative and fun. Tell us what you think--your vote counts!

25 256 Which are you?
by Stormrider
Jan 19, 2014 14:36:55 GMT -6
No New Posts Tolkien's Languages

This forum is to discuss the languages Tolkien created for his work.

Moderator: Stormrider

10 89 Translating & Illustrating Tolkien
by Stormrider
Oct 21, 2021 11:34:11 GMT -6
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Moderator: Stormrider

7 23 LOTR Light Sabres
by Stormrider
Oct 10, 2020 17:06:38 GMT -6

Tolkien's Ring Studies

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No New Posts The Silmarillion Study

The Silmarillion Study which was prepared and moderated by Megn from the MSN Archive Site has been posted here. If you would like to add more comments to any of the threads or start new ones, please do!

74 90 gandalf, is a maiar, right?
by Stormrider
Jan 26, 2009 22:56:36 GMT -6
No New Posts The Hobbit

Enter here to join in a study of The Hobbit. This study was prepared and moderated by DesiBaggins, Sparrow, and Stormrider. Learn with interactive discussion, art, and quizzes!

123 707 The Hobbits and the Ring
by Stormrider
Jan 23, 2013 7:10:56 GMT -6
No New Posts FOTR Study

The Fellowship of the Ring Study which was prepared and moderated by Dale Ann from the MSN Archive Site has been posted here. If you would like to add more comments to any of the threads or start new ones, please do!

52 101 BookI Chap12: Flight to the Ford
by Stormrider
Jul 13, 2011 6:22:51 GMT -6
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100 133 Week Seven - Gollum's Relationship with Shelob
by Andorinha
Jan 8, 2011 12:36:37 GMT -6
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143 310 Wk 11 Appendix A (v): Elessar and Evenstar
by Stormrider
May 1, 2012 6:08:20 GMT -6
No New Posts Adv of Tom Bombadil

The Adventures of Tom Bombadil Study which was prepared and moderated by Iarwin and Rivers from the MSN Archive Site has been posted here. If you would like to add more comments to any of the threads or start new ones, please do!

31 37 AdvOf TB ARCHIVE: The Sea Bell or Frodo's Dreme
by Andorinha
Feb 28, 2011 0:07:46 GMT -6
No New Posts Beowulf Study

The Beowulf Study which was prepared and moderated by Zauber from the MSN Archive Site has been posted here. If you would like to add more comments to any of the threads or start new ones, please do!

26 44 Beowulf ARCHIVE: Fact or Fiction?
by Andorinha
Feb 8, 2018 9:13:57 GMT -6
No New Posts On Faerie Stories

An informal study discussion on JRRT's "On Faerie Stories" inspired and sparked by Majah.

4 55 Kevin O'Brian reciting as Tolkien -- On Fairy Stories
by Andorinha
Jan 16, 2019 11:09:45 GMT -6

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