The History of The Lord of the Rings: Ancient History

Bag End by Jef Murray

Bingo is much like Frodo to come after Bilbo leaves so abruptly at the birthday party. Bingo still holds parties for Bilbo each year and hangs out with some hobbits to ‘encourage’ them, as Bilbo had. After the initial grief … Continue reading

The History of The Lord of the Rings: Return to Hobbiton

Hobbiton Disturber of the Peace by Joe Gilronan

This chapter starts the second phase of the drafts that becomes The Fellowship of the Ring. To the irritation of other hobbits, Gandalf’s presence in Bilbo’s life has a profound effect on him and the more adventurous lads that Bilbo … Continue reading