Search Results
Post Author Forum Replies Views Posted [asc]
    Thread: New poems......Been a while
Post: New poems......Been a while

Hi Coco! I must have gotten an earlier notice about this poem that wafted right thru my inbox. I find the poem very disturbing. Searing wrath, a gasping world, burned leaves. And despite "the breeze",...
Maciliel Fan Fiction and Poems 49 6,747 November 24th, 2010, 10:52 AM
    Thread: Halbarad & Imrahil book crossover question
Post: Halbarad & Imrahil book crossover question

Well hello! Thank you for the replies. But alas, I do not see Jason Isaacs as Imrahil, nor do I see Colin Farrell as Halbarad. I always envision Halbarad as very close in age to Aragorn. And for some ...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 3 1,184 January 29th, 2010, 05:08 PM
    Thread: Halbarad & Imrahil book crossover question
Post: Halbarad & Imrahil book crossover question

Each year around mid-winter I watch my DVDs of LotR, and while I love these films, I always mourn the scenes and characters that are not included: Oh to see the ships coming round the bend of the Har...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 3 1,184 January 10th, 2010, 09:32 AM
    Thread: Halbarad & Imrahil film crossover question
Post: Halbarad & Imrahil film crossover question

Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 9 1,862 January 10th, 2010, 09:29 AM
    Thread: New poems......Been a while
Post: New poems......Been a while

Coconut Ent Wrote:It's hard to squeeze that into a quatrain, without giving some lines too many feet and breaking the meter. Which is probably why I don't quatrain too often... Free-form verse is ea...
Maciliel Fan Fiction and Poems 49 6,747 May 22nd, 2009, 04:59 PM
    Thread: New poems......Been a while
Post: New poems......Been a while

Elda! Back at ya! I've been BUSY!!!! They should invent an "way too busy" icon. Or maybe it is :thud:
Maciliel Fan Fiction and Poems 49 6,747 May 19th, 2009, 02:02 PM
    Thread: New poems......Been a while
Post: New poems......Been a while

Hi Coco! & Elda! I've only gotten thru the 1st poem. Hmmm. I would say it doesn't have your usual bite. There is a somewhat heavy, late 19th century feel that I don't associate w your work. "and t...
Maciliel Fan Fiction and Poems 49 6,747 May 19th, 2009, 01:24 PM
    Thread: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'
Post: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'

Sheesh! I remember as a kid trucks driving along the roads around our home & spraying SOMETHING to kill tent caterpillars. And planes flying overhead & spraying stuff too on woodland near us. ...
Maciliel General Discussions 22 1,673 May 12th, 2008, 02:36 PM
    Thread: The Fabric Thread
Post: The Fabric Thread

Oh my--that's yuck about the doggy smell! And then the perfume! I can't even stand scented laundry detergent. (Tho I do then scent my laundry w my own homemade lavender sachets.) We've got an Irish T...
Maciliel General Discussions 33 1,854 May 12th, 2008, 10:12 AM
    Thread: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'
Post: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'

Hi Rhad, Nice to connect in the noosphere. DDT is NEVER supposed to be applied directly to humans or animals, but to be sprayed judiciously to areas where mosquitos breed in order to reduce the popula...
Maciliel General Discussions 22 1,673 May 12th, 2008, 08:41 AM
    Thread: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'
Post: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'

Hi Rhad! I hope we can "agree to disagree" on this issue. http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2006/09/1...8QG1.shtml I'll try to find articles to back up my position, but I don't have alot of time. My ...
Maciliel General Discussions 22 1,673 May 11th, 2008, 10:07 AM
    Thread: Intermarriage between species
Post: Intermarriage between species

Mordomin-- Oops--I seen now. Can't catch the drift when I got no time! I was thinking the "Like the 'House of Mindfulness'..." indicated that Lady S & Legolas were a Human/Elf pairing. My bad. Sta...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 37 2,482 May 10th, 2008, 02:19 PM
    Thread: Intermarriage between species
Post: Intermarriage between species

Hmmm. The party Lady Suletintalle attended was in fact hosted by her cousin Attalus of the House Milhaude in Dol Amroth. Prince Imrahil attended the festivities and inquired after her. I believe they ...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 37 2,482 May 10th, 2008, 08:32 AM
    Thread: Intermarriage between species
Post: Intermarriage between species

Mordomin Wrote:Like the "House of Mindfulness" stories written by whats-her-name. Although we haven't had a new one in a while.[Ok, nobody but me calls it that, LOL]I'm wid dis gal.LOL! But Mordomin,...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 37 2,482 May 9th, 2008, 07:24 AM
    Thread: New poems......Been a while
Post: New poems......Been a while

Bravo Coco! Surely references to bathysphere & bathyscape cannot be too terribly obscure? Not sure about the title of Salty. What about "Saline"? Sounds like the name of a mermaid. Kinda like "Mel...
Maciliel Fan Fiction and Poems 49 6,747 May 8th, 2008, 08:12 PM
    Thread: Intermarriage between species
Post: Intermarriage between species

Attalus Wrote:I go along with the "Mithellas was an Avari" theory, since in the ROTK, reference is made to Prince Imrahil's having enough Elvish blood that it was obvious to Legolas. I'm wid dis guy. ...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 37 2,482 May 8th, 2008, 07:57 PM
    Thread: The Fabric Thread
Post: The Fabric Thread

HI COCO! Have you written any new poetry?
Maciliel General Discussions 33 1,854 May 1st, 2008, 09:10 PM
    Thread: The Fabric Thread
Post: The Fabric Thread

Niphredil! I love tumbling blocks patterns--it's my favorite quilt pattern! And hand pieced! Years ago I started a variation on a tumbling blocks pattern making it out of pieces of old ties. I never f...
Maciliel General Discussions 33 1,854 May 1st, 2008, 09:09 PM
    Thread: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'
Post: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'

Clarification, the banners of DDT are murdering people because of the millions of people who die of malaria each year because there is no effective method of mosquito control. Grrrr!
Maciliel General Discussions 22 1,673 May 1st, 2008, 01:37 AM
    Thread: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'
Post: 'Forget global warming, prepare for Ice Age'

Yes, but there was snow in Bagdad for the first time in years, & record cool temperatures in many places. Also, from what I understand the glaciers & pack ice in the antarctic are increasing. ...
Maciliel General Discussions 22 1,673 May 1st, 2008, 01:33 AM
    Thread: The Fabric Thread
Post: The Fabric Thread

Oooo Ebony--the "Storm at Sea" quilt sounds gorgeous! And I think I know the batiks you mean--the discount/bolt end fabric store down the street from me has bunches of these! I made a sun dress out of...
Maciliel General Discussions 33 1,854 May 1st, 2008, 01:01 AM
    Thread: The Fabric Thread
Post: The Fabric Thread

Well knock me over with a thimble. The Fabric Thread rises from the bolts! Thank you Ebony! NeonAsh--I love making clothing out of upholstery material. I made a couple of very cool jackets. Right now ...
Maciliel General Discussions 33 1,854 April 30th, 2008, 05:00 AM
    Thread: Is Boromir the New Ron
Post: Is Boromir the New Ron

Hi Folks! Harry Potter...LotR. Puhleeze! The extraordinary "backstory" for want of a better word (mythology,theology, etiology, history...) that informs every aspect of LotR puts it on an entirely dif...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 9 2,242 September 4th, 2007, 10:33 PM
    Thread: Let us have tea
Post: Let us have tea

Coconut, oh Coconut, where for art thou Coconut? I stopped by this forum to see if you had any new poems and there is a depressing dearth of new work penned by your hand (uh, limb?). If you see this,...
Maciliel Fan Fiction and Poems 8 1,347 September 2nd, 2005, 12:33 PM
    Thread: Interesting Poetry e-zine
Post: Interesting Poetry e-zine

I just learned about this website/e-zine: http://www.poetryrenewal.com/index.shtml and thought it might be of interest to SF-Fandom writers, as many people here seem to interested in traditional an...
Maciliel Fan Fiction and Poems 0 750 September 2nd, 2005, 12:20 PM
    Thread: The Epilogue
Post: The Epilogue

Hi Attalus! {{{Maciliel waves as she gazes longingly at the Inklings forum, whilst her dominatrix of a conscience stands behind her mind's eye with a whip screaming, "Get that expense report done! Get...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 34 3,164 June 27th, 2005, 12:49 PM
    Thread: The Epilogue
Post: The Epilogue

Alcuin, you summed up the Epilogue so eloquently. A round of applause from me. And "Hi" to all whom I haven't crossed virtual paths with in a while. That dang ol' real life you know--just keeps one h...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 34 3,164 June 23rd, 2005, 10:48 AM
    Thread: Sam Gamgee
Post: Sam Gamgee

The relationship between Frodo and Sam is similar to that of Lord Peter Wimsey and Bunter in the Dorothy Sayers mysteries, and dare I say even that of Bertie Wooster and Jeeves in the P.G. Wodehouse n...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 4 914 April 23rd, 2005, 09:10 AM
    Thread: I'm an orc. Why don't you like me?
Post: I'm an orc. Why don't you like me?

Dark Lord of Derkhol Wrote:Well I don't really count people I've met on an online forum...in real life I've met an Ungoliant in the form of an Arwen...Well hang around here long enough and you just mi...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 38 3,894 March 13th, 2005, 05:50 PM
    Thread: I'm an orc. Why don't you like me?
Post: I'm an orc. Why don't you like me?

Dark Lord of Derkhol Wrote:Wow where do you guys live that you meet people like that?In all seriousness Dark Lord, I've met not a few of them at this very forum. Look at the people who give meaning ...
Maciliel J.R.R. Tolkien and Middle-earth 38 3,894 March 13th, 2005, 10:37 AM