#AtoZChallenge: Zaragamba, Zirak-Zigil

Zaragamba is the name of the original Hobbit family from the Eastfarthing. They are heredity Thains of the Shire. They passed it the office to the Took clan and removed the strip of land between the Baranduin and the Old Forest. It has been translated from the Red book as Oldbuck. Zirik-Zigil is the dwarvish …

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#AtoZChallenge: Yavanna, Yuletide

Yavanna Kementári is one of the great Valar Queens. She is the eldest sister of Vana and married to Aulë. According to elven lore she considered second only in might to Varda. Her powers are connected with growth and life. According to other lore it is believed she created the first kelvar and olvar (fauna …

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#AtoZChallenge: Quenta Silmarillion, Quenya

Quenta Silmarillion 'History of the Silmarils'  is the title of a collection of works that consist of older works that have been put together and edited throughout the years by many different people. It forms the core of The Silmarillion. It is arranged chronologically. I enjoyed reading The Silmarillion. I will admit it did take …

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