Episode #14 - Many Meetings

June 17, 2018

Welcome to the Last Homely House East of the Sea! We are rested and reacquainted with old friends as we discuss Chapter XIII of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Fellowship of the Ring. Gandalf and Frodo catch up! There is feasting, singing, and many happy meetings in Rivendell. The Bywater Post: please send your "Tolkien Stories" to anunexpectedpod@gmail.com We will read and share those on the podcast! You can also leave us a voicemail by calling: (740) 422-9395 [3 min max]. Feel free to ask us a question, read a chapter summary, sing a song, or tell your story! Join the group discussion at https://www.facebook.com/uptalkintolkien

The reread will continue on June 24th! Make sure to read Chapter XIV or Chapter II - Council of Elrond. 

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There and Back Again – Lane’s travelog for New Zealand traveling LOTR fans

Peekin’ in the PalantirPredictions about the show/future of middle earth

Middle-Earth SmackDown – Who would win? Character vs Character!

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Episode #13 - Flight to the Ford

June 10, 2018

GLORFINDEL!!!!! Frodo is in bad shape as we discuss Chapter XII of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Fellowship of the Ring. Bill the pony is in high spirits! He helps the Hobbits and Aragorn pick a path that will be a little easier on our friend Frodo! The Black Riders are all about and we may need a little extra help as we near the Ford. The Bywater Post: please send your "Tolkien Stories" to anunexpectedpod@gmail.com We will read and share those on the podcast! You can also leave us a voicemail by calling: (740) 422-9395 [3 min max]. Feel free to ask us a question, read a chapter summary, sing a song, or tell your story! Join the group discussion at https://www.facebook.com/uptalkintolkien

The reread will continue on June 17th! Make sure to read Chapter XIII or Chapter I - Many Meetings. 

If you'd like to support the show and get access to additional Middle Earth content then hit us up at Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/uptalkintolkien

Patreon exclusive podcast series include: 

There and Back Again – Lane’s travelog for New Zealand traveling LOTR fans

Peekin’ in the PalantirPredictions about the show/future of middle earth

Middle-Earth SmackDown – Who would win? Character vs Character!

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Episode #12 - A Knife in the Dark

June 3, 2018

Lots of LORE ahead! Who is Gil-galad? Enjoy the ambient weather sounds as tramp through the wild in Chapter XI of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Fellowship of the Ring. The ponies are GONE! The town is wild with talk about the particular company at the Prancing Pony. It will be difficult to leave unnoticed. The Bywater Post: please send your "Tolkien Stories" to anunexpectedpod@gmail.com We will read and share those on the podcast! You can also leave us a voicemail by calling: (740) 422-9395 [3 min max]. Feel free to ask us a question, read a chapter summary, sing a song, or tell your story! Join the group discussion at https://www.facebook.com/uptalkintolkien

The reread will continue on June 10th! Make sure to read Chapter XII, Flight to the Ford. We'll see you in a fortnight!

If you'd like to support the show and get access to additional Middle Earth content then hit us up at Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/uptalkintolkien

Patreon exclusive podcast series include: 

There and Back Again – Lane’s travelog for New Zealand traveling LOTR fans

Peekin’ in the PalantirPredictions about the show/future of middle earth

Middle-Earth SmackDown – Who would win? Character vs Character!

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Episode #11 - Strider

May 20, 2018

Who can we trust? The tension continues to build as we discuss Chapter X of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Fellowship of the Ring. Frodo and company are back in their room deep in secret conversations! The Black Riders are BACK and Merry is still missing. The Bywater Post is still flooded with mail. NEW MONTHLY Bywater Post episode coming soon! Please send your "Tolkien Stories" to anunexpectedpod@gmail.com We will read and share those on the podcast! You can also leave us a voicemail by calling: (740) 422-9395 [3 min max]. Feel free to ask us a question, read a chapter summary, sing a song, or tell your story! Join the group discussion at https://www.facebook.com/uptalkintolkien

The reread will continue on June 3rd! Make sure to read Chapter XI, A Knife in the Dark. We'll see you in a fortnight!

If you'd like to support the show and get access to additional Middle Earth content then hit us up at Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/uptalkintolkien

Patreon exclusive podcast series include: 

There and Back Again – Lane’s travelog for New Zealand traveling LOTR fans

Peekin’ in the PalantirPredictions about the show/future of middle earth

Wandering Wizards - Ezra explores the world of the Istari and the lore of the wizards

Middle-Earth SmackDown – Who would win? Character vs Character!

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Episode #10 - The Sign at the Prancing Pony

May 6, 2018

The Hobbits are in Bree! Enjoy some mead, meat, and cheese as we discuss Chapter IX of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Fellowship of the Ring. Merry takes off into the night while the others join the "company" in the common room. The Bywater Post is still flooded with mail. Please send your "Tolkien Stories" to anunexpectedpod@gmail.com We will read and share those on the podcast! You can also leave us a voicemail by calling: (740) 422-9395 [3 min max]. Feel free to ask us a question, read a chapter summary, sing a song, or tell your story! Join the group discussion at https://www.facebook.com/uptalkintolkien

The reread will continue on May 20th! Make sure to read Chapter X, Strider. We'll see you in a fortnight!

If you'd like to support the show and get access to additional Middle Earth content then hit us up at Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/uptalkintolkien

Patreon exclusive podcast series include: 

There and Back Again – Lane’s travelog for New Zealand traveling LOTR fans

Peekin’ in the PalantirPredictions about the show/future of middle earth

Wandering Wizards - Ezra explores the world of the Istari and the lore of the wizards

Middle-Earth SmackDown – Who would win? Character vs Character!

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Episode #9 - Fog on the Barrow Downs

April 22, 2018

What is a Barrow-wight? You will need your compass as we discuss Chapter VIII of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Fellowship of the Ring. The Barrow-wight is no joke of a character! The Barrow Downs are full of spells and other strange enchantments, BEWARE! The Bywater Post is still flooded with mail. Please send your "Tolkien Stories" to anunexpectedpod@gmail.com We will read and share those on the podcast! You can also leave us a voicemail by calling: (740) 422-9395 [3 min max]. Feel free to ask us a question, read a chapter summary, sing a song, or tell your story! Join the group discussion at https://www.facebook.com/uptalkintolkien

The reread will continue on May 6th! Make sure to read Chapter IX, At the sign of the Prancing Pony. We'll see you in a fortnight!

If you'd like to support the show and get access to additional Middle Earth content then hit us up at Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/uptalkintolkien

Patreon exclusive podcast series include: 

There and Back Again – Lane’s travelog for New Zealand traveling LOTR fans

Peekin’ in the PalantirPredictions about the show/future of middle earth

Wandering Wizards - Ezra explores the world of the Istari and the lore of the wizards

Middle-Earth SmackDown – Who would win? Character vs Character!

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Episode #8 - In the House of Tom Bombadil

April 8, 2018

Who is Tom Bombadil? The ring takes a backseat as we discuss Chapter VII of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Fellowship of the Ring. The "Master" takes "good" care of our Hobbits! The Bywater Post is still flooded with mail. We love it and we share it! Join the discussion at https://www.facebook.com/uptalkintolkien

The reread will continue on April 22nd! Make sure to read Chapter VIII, Fog on the Barrow-downs. We'll see you in a fortnight!

If you'd like to support the show and get access to additional Middle Earth content then hit us up at Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/uptalkintolkien

Patreon exclusive podcast series include: 

There and Back Again – Lane’s travelog for New Zealand traveling LOTR fans

Peekin’ in the PalantirPredictions about the show/future of middle earth

Wandering Wizards - Ezra explores the world of the Istari and the lore of the wizards

Middle-Earth SmackDown – Who would win? Character vs Character!

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Episode #7 - The Old Forest

March 25, 2018

So many Willow tree references! A spell of disorientation takes over as we discuss Chapter VI of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Fellowship of the Ring. It's under the hedge and into the old forest we go. The Bywater Post is still flooded with mail. We love it and we share it! Join the discussion at https://www.facebook.com/uptalkintolkien

The reread will continue on April 8th! Make sure to read Chapter VII, In the House of Tom Bombadil. We'll see you in a fortnight!

If you'd like to support the show and get access to additional Middle Earth content then hit us up at Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/uptalkintolkien

Patreon exclusive podcast series include: 

There and Back Again – Lane’s travelog for New Zealand traveling LOTR fans

Peekin’ in the PalantirPredictions about the show/future of middle earth

Wandering Wizards - Ezra explores the world of the Istari and the lore of the wizards

Middle-Earth SmackDown – Who would win? Character vs Character!

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Episode #6 - A Conspiracy Unmasked

March 11, 2018

A Bath, a Brew and a Conspiracy Two! Things get a little more light-hearted as we discuss Chapter V of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Fellowship of the Ring. Once at Crickhollow, the hobbits take a bath, eat a second supper, and discuss conspiracy theories! The Bywater Post is still flooded with mail. We love it and we share it! Join the discussion at https://www.facebook.com/uptalkintolkien

The reread will continue on March 25th! Make sure to read Chapter VI, The Old Forest. We'll see you in a fortnight! 

If you'd like to support the show and get access to additional Middle Earth content then hit us up at Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/uptalkintolkien

Patreon exclusive podcast series include: 

There and Back Again – Lane’s travelog for New Zealand traveling LOTR fans

Peekin’ in the PalantirPredictions about the show/future of middle earth

Wandering Wizards - Ezra explores the world of the Istari and the lore of the wizards

Middle-Earth SmackDown – Who would win? Character vs Character!

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Interview w/ Tami Lane: Oscar Award winning prosthetic makeup artist

March 4, 2018

Hey Friends! We have a SPECIAL GUEST with us today! We had an awesome opportunity to interview award-winning prosthetic and make-up artist Tami Lane! Her work can be found in some of our favorite films: LOTR, the Hobbit trilogy, and The Chronicles of Narnia. This was an amazing experience as Tami shares some exclusive stories during this interview! The entire discussion is full of goodies! Join the discussion at https://www.facebook.com/uptalkintolkien

The reread will continue on March 11th! Make sure to read Chapter V, A Conspiracy Unmasked. We'll see you next week! If you're interested in some behind the scenes, we have a new patreon exclusive episode titled: The Appendices - Chapter 2: Dropped called with Tami Lane! It's a lot of fun. 

If you'd like to support the show and get access to additional Middle Earth content then hit us up at Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/uptalkintolkien

Patreon exclusive podcast series include: 

There and Back Again – Lane’s travelog for New Zealand traveling LOTR fans

Peekin’ in the PalantirPredictions about the show/future of middle earth

Wandering Wizards - Ezra explores the world of the Istari and the lore of the wizards

Middle-Earth SmackDown – Who would win? Character vs Character!

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