Episode #43 - The Window on the West PART 1

February 18, 2019

Faramir is HERE! We have a special guest who is here to help us understand the significance of Faramir during chapter XV of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Two Towers. 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

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The reread will continue on February 24th! Make sure to read Chapter VI of Book 4 or Chapter XVII of The Two Towers.

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Episode #42 - Of Herbs and Stewed Rabbit

February 11, 2019

The Mother of all episodes! We have a special guest who is here to help us navigate through the herbs during chapter XV of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Two Towers. 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

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The reread will continue on February 17th! Make sure to read Chapter V of Book 4 or Chapter XVI of The Two Towers.

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Episode #41 - The Black Gate is Closed

February 4, 2019

Take a seat! Frodo must decide whether to continue on up to the Black Gate or take another way during chapter XIV of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Two Towers. 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

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The reread will continue on January 20th! Make sure to read Chapter IV of Book 4 or Chapter XIV of The Two Towers.

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Episode #40 - The Passage of the Marshes

January 13, 2019

Dead Marshes! Sméagol leads Frodo and Sam through the marshes during chapter XIII of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Two Towers. 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

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The reread will continue on January 20th! Make sure to read Chapter III of Book 4 or Chapter IX of The Two Towers.

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Episode #39 - The Taming of Sméagol

January 6, 2019

Rope to the Rescue! Sméagol plays 'nice' with Frodo and Sam during chapter XII of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Two Towers. 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

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The reread will continue on January 13th! Make sure to read Chapter II of Book 4 or Chapter XIII of The Two Towers.

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An Unexpected Podcast Anniversary Episode

December 30, 2018

Hello Friends! It's our 111th birthday minus 110 years! Thanks for all the support. We love you! 

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

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 The reread will continue on December 30th! Make sure to read Chapter I of Book 4

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Happy Holidays | Book One Compilation

December 25, 2018

Happy Holidays! Enjoy our book one audio clip compilation ...

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 The reread will continue on December 30th! Make sure to read Chapter I of Book 4

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Episode #38 - The Palantír

December 16, 2018

The itch! Special "Holiday Eggs" at the end of our discussion of chapter XI of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Two Towers. 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

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The reread will continue on December 30th! Make sure to read Chapter I of Book 4

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Episode #37 - The Voice of Saruman

December 9, 2018

Your staff is broken! Gandalf says farewell to Saruman in chapter X of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Two Towers. 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 December 16th! Make sure to read Chapter I of Book 4

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Episode #36 - Flotsam and Jetsam

December 2, 2018

The Flooding of Isengard! Merry and Pippin show off their story-telling skills in chapter IX of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Two Towers. 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 December 9th! Make sure to read Chapter X

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