Monday Motivation

October 2018 Bundle By John Elton Pletcher I am not uproariously excited about going back to work most Mondays, and I know I am not alone. We might take heart today by pondering one rather quirky word, unique to J.R.R. Tolkien. Working with Words Before we consider this motivating word, it is important to grasp…

BEWARE the Most Dreadful Danger of Tolkien Dragons!

October 2018 Bundle BEWARE the Most Dreadful Danger of Tolkien Dragons! By John Elton Pletcher   Humans display a historic fascination with dragons. Something fiery and wonderful captivates us about those ferocious creatures. Dr. Ernest Drake’s Dragonology: The Complete Book of Dragons supplies a facsimile of a very old volume. Perhaps fictitious—but maybe real, it…