The holidays: the strangest time of the year in my opinion. Quite aside from the kids that are out of school and frantically being sent off to camps and grandparents', from parents trying to stagger their days off to make it work, from the overabundance of people lying on a sunny beach, lawn, or bench, quite content not to move a muscle... the summer holidays are special. Half the city is out of town, and as a result, the pace of one's life slows considerably... unless, of course, one doesn't live
A few days ago, I received a poke from someone I hadn't spoken to in a goodly long time. That would be Wedgers. Originally, Wizard Gandalf.
Now, you may not remember Wedgers, but when yours truly first made her way over to isengard (which we called the White Council - then) Wedgers had just become ruler.
Now initially, I was extremely wary of him because, well... as a newbie, Lanthy believed that people were the faces they wore. And since Wedgie (yes, he really goes and went by
So having addressed how I feel about elves a couple of weeks ago (and my apologies for missing last weekís message), I figured I would spend some time on the diametrically opposed faction_ and mention how implausible the concept of RPing an orc (or some similar race) feels to me.
Now again, this is not due to some dislike of the people who chose to belong to Mordor on the plaza, many of whom I know and appreciate greatly. It is philosophical.
Many people, I think, find
This is the post where I readily confess that of all of Tolkienís races, none has been as frustrating to me as the race of elves. I could write a lore post about this, but at the same time, Iím not really interested in discussing the lore of it.
Obviously, I am not referring here to Plazaís elves or Plazaís elven areas. I have nothing against the members of these areas, nor their love for this race. It just so happens that Tolkienís elves stand out in a hundred different and eminently
Do you ever get random moments when a scenario in your favourite book comes to mind and you draw inspiration, courage, humour and wisdom from it?
I've recently been thinking about my life recently. In the last 12 months everything change. I went from a student working on her dissertation, to a community pharmacist, to a pharmacist working for the ministry (It does sound an awful lot like Harry Potter but that is not the book in question right now!).
I love looking at