a deal of joy and pain and wonder, with a dash of the dictionary

Kiersten, newly 21, collegiate, novelist-in-progress, introvert, nerdfighter, grammar geek recovering from nazidom. | Jesus, books, all things British, film scores, words, anything by Tolkien, Avatar: The Last Airbender, Doctor Who, the devil in the details, wittily tearing apart terrible prose, epic (not "epic") poetry, mythology, any films but horror flicks, tea, avoiding conflict, cheese.

How many hobbits did we throw into the fight with the troll? Three? Well, now I see four of ‘em…and one of ‘em’s real shiny!