…Fight the Dragons

“So I fight the dragons and I storm the castles and I win a battle or two. Then comes the day it’s time, I’m packing up and I am bringing all my stories home to you.” Fight the Dragons, “Big Fish” Happy Father’s Day to all the super dads, super moms who are dads too,…

…Leave the Light On

As we come down off of our theater high after a week of Tony nominees, it seems like a good idea to slowly work our way back into the harsh light of the usual day-to-day. I thought I’d ease the transition with one of my favorite theater traditions/superstitions/necessities — the ghost light. For those not…

…Still Surprise You

‘Hobbits really are amazing creatures…You can learn all that there is to know about their ways in a month, and yet after a hundred years they can still surprise you at a pinch.” Gandalf, “The Fellowship of the Ring” Take a moment and think of your favorite fantasy novel or novels. Now think about what…

…Turn Over A New Leaf

 Tolkien fans, rejoice! Against all odds, we’re getting another book from the beloved author of “The Hobbit,” and “The Lord of the Rings.”

…Go Ever On and On

Happy Tolkien Reading Day, my fellow bookworms and nerds! I know, it’s another incredibly specific, random holiday, but I just couldn’t pass up the opportunity to celebrate a holiday inspired  by one of my favorite authors. Thanks to the popularity of “The Lord of the Rings” and “The Hobbit” movie trilogies, most likely, you’re already…