Seer: A Tribute to the Vision of J.R.R. Tolkien

September 2018 Bundle Seer: A Tribute to the Vision of J.R.R. Tolkien   by Joseph Pearce It might be stretching things a little to describe the author of The Lord of the Rings as a wizard. He is, however, a Seer. He sees. He sees with the eyes of Tiresias, beyond the eyes of the flesh to…

Life, Death & Back Again

September 2018 Bundle Life, Death & Back Again By John Elton Pletcher and Dan Cruver In Harper’s BAZAAR, Demi Moore revealed her deepest fears while conversing with her longtime friend Amanda De Cadenet. Demi: “All right, so what scares you?” Amanda: “Infidelity scares me . . . it scares me that it’s going to happen…

Glory and Majesty

Glory and Majesty by Zan Campbell “Aragorn threw back his cloak. The elven-sheath glittered as he grasped it, and the bright blade of Andúril shone like a sudden flame as he swept it out. ‘Elendil!’ he cried. ‘I am Aragorn son of Arathorn and am called Elessar, the Elfstone, Dúnadan, the heir of Isildur Elendil’s…

Tolkien Time Travel – Encounter Silmarillion Wonder

August 2018 Bundle Tolkien Time Travel Encounter Silmarillion Wonder   by John Pletcher Ever dreamed of being able to time travel? Perhaps you think such a phenomenon is impossible. I have good news! J.R.R. Tolkien would love to help fulfill your dream. Amidst readers’ fantastic enthusiasm for Tolkien’s writing, there is an oh-so-sad tragedy. And…

Wandering in Wonder

July 2018 Bundle Wandering in Wonder Present-earth Enjoyment from Middle-earth Beauty by Dan Cruver People love Tolkien because his writing elicits wonder. We love Middle-earth, in large part, because we long to enjoy its wonders in our daily Present-earth experience. Consider Peter Kreeft’s perspective on the wonder-eliciting power of Tolkien’sThe Silmarillion: “The Silmarillion is a…