An Unexpected Podcast: Talkin’ Tolkien
Episode #51 - Peekin’ in the Palantir | Bonus Episode

Episode #51 - Peekin’ in the Palantir | Bonus Episode

May 21, 2019

Favorite Moments!!! Join us as we take a look back at some of our favorite moments from 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

If you'd like to send us something please address it to: 

The Shire
P.O. Box 96
Amanda, OH 43102

The reread will continue on June 3rd! Make sure to read Chapter I of Return of the King 

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

Hobbit's Guide to Middle Earth – Middle Earth history discussions

Episode #50 - A Love of Language

Episode #50 - A Love of Language

May 21, 2019

Special Guest!!! This week we are discussing Tolkien's love of language! 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

If you'd like to send us something please address it to: 

The Shire
P.O. Box 96
Amanda, OH 43102

The reread will continue on June 3rd! Make sure to read Chapter I of Return of the King 

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

Hobbit's Guide to Middle Earth – Middle Earth history discussions

Episode #49 - The Choices of Master Samwise

Episode #49 - The Choices of Master Samwise

May 7, 2019

Choices! How do we know which one is the right choice?!!! Sam struggles to answer that question and more in chapter XXI 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

If you'd like to send us something please address it to: 

The Shire
P.O. Box 96
Amanda, OH 43102

The reread will continue on April 28th! Make sure to read Chapter X of Book 4 or Chapter XXI of The Two Towers.

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

Hobbit's Guide to Middle Earth – Middle Earth history discussions

Episode #48 - Shelob’s Lair

Episode #48 - Shelob’s Lair

April 23, 2019

Shelob!!! Will Frodo and Sam survive Shelob's Lair in chapter XX 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

If you'd like to send us something please address it to: 

The Shire
P.O. Box 96
Amanda, OH 43102

The reread will continue on April 28th! Make sure to read Chapter X of Book 4 or Chapter XXI of The Two Towers.

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

Hobbit's Guide to Middle Earth – Middle Earth history discussions

Episode #47 - The Stairs of Cirith Ungol

Episode #47 - The Stairs of Cirith Ungol

April 12, 2019

They're back!!! The "black riders" almost get a sniff of Frodo, Sam, and Gollum in chapter XIX 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

If you'd like to send us something please address it to: 

The Shire
P.O. Box 96
Amanda, OH 43102

The reread will continue on April 21st! Make sure to read Chapter IX of Book 4 or Chapter XX of The Two Towers.

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

Hobbit's Guide to Middle Earth – Middle Earth history discussions

Episode #46 - Journey to the Crossroads

Episode #46 - Journey to the Crossroads

March 18, 2019

What happened ... "We don't know"?!?! Frodo, Sam, and Gollum head for the crossroads in chapter XVIII 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

If you'd like to send us something please address it to: 

The Shire
P.O. Box 96
Amanda, OH 43102

The reread will continue on March 24th! Make sure to read Chapter VIII of Book 4 or Chapter XIX of The Two Towers.

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

Hobbit's Guide to Middle Earth – Middle Earth history discussions

Interview w/ Shane Rangi | New Zealand actor from Ngati Porou

Interview w/ Shane Rangi | New Zealand actor from Ngati Porou

March 11, 2019

Shane Rangi is our SPECIAL GUEST! He's just a little Maori Boy from the East Coast. We had a wonderful time talking with Shane about his experience during LOTR, Narnia, and other films. Go follow his instagram for some interesting food reviews @stuntmaori

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

If you'd like to send us something please address it to: 

The Shire
P.O. Box 96
Amanda, OH 43102

The reread will continue on March 10th! Make sure to read Chapter VII of Book 4 or Chapter XVIII of The Two Towers.

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

Hobbit's Guide to Middle Earth – Middle Earth history discussions

Episode #45 - The Forbidden Pool

Episode #45 - The Forbidden Pool

March 4, 2019

The Pool is Forbidden ... like seriously ... you're not allowed in! Frodo and Faramir get even closer during chapter XVIII 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

If you'd like to send us something please address it to: 

The Shire
P.O. Box 96
Amanda, OH 43102

The reread will continue on March 10th! Make sure to read Chapter VII of Book 4 or Chapter XVIII of The Two Towers.

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

Hobbit's Guide to Middle Earth – Middle Earth history discussions

Episode #44 - The Window on the West PART 2

Episode #44 - The Window on the West PART 2

February 24, 2019

Faramir is BACK! Okay he never left! Curt Jones 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

If you'd like to send us something please address it to: 

The Shire
P.O. Box 96
Amanda, OH 43102

The reread will continue on March 3rd! Make sure to read Chapter VI of Book 4 or Chapter XVII of The Two Towers.

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

Hobbit's Guide to Middle Earth – Middle Earth history discussions

Episode #43 - The Window on the West PART 1

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

If you'd like to send us something please address it to: 

The Shire
P.O. Box 96
Amanda, OH 43102

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

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

Hobbit's Guide to Middle Earth – Middle Earth history discussions