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drabble:

For the Poetry muse challenge at tolkien_weekly
It's me, so you already know it's Ardaverse, G rated and canon conscious. surprisingly enough, this one is movie!verse. There is subtext in the title, for those of you who have been following my crackpot theories about symbolism.

All of Arda is the professor's. I just write you postcards when I am there.




Until The Stars Are All Alight


“Can you sing,” the Steward asked, and the newest guard of the Citadel felt compelled to answer that he could.

He thought of Bilbo’s poems, and how, when combined with love, laughter and leaves, they had become songs. He thought of Frodo’s first clumsy verses, and his own. His people, his home – these were his poems.

Why should they be unfit?

Then he knew. It was not the words, nor the ideas they carried that did not fit here. It was the joy.

Taking his favorite, he offered it to Denethor in a way he hoped the Steward could understand.
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  • sleep talk

    Just before he woke up, jim leaned over and said, "Thank you for helping me with the pork atoms."

  • protons

    Is there a superperson who got their powers from protons? I am getting a second chance at having an origin. I am about to start proton…

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    Jim came in to check on me while I was napping. I don't know what I was dreaming about, but I asked him why he had ordered the double booked full…