The Two Towers - Book IV

March 28, 2011 - June 5, 2011

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The Taming of Smeagol

by Darkstone, March 28-April 2, 2011

I: The Snows of Mount Doom Mar. 28

II: Samwise and Samwiser Mar. 29

III: If it's Tuesday this must be Friday Mar. 30

IV: As proper a man as ever went on four legs Mar. 31

V: What is essential is invisible to the eye Apr. 1

VI: ...here are beauties which pierce like swords or burn like cold iron... Apr. 2

 

See the 1st Discussion by Kyriel, November2000

See the 2nd Discussion by Nimfalma Took, May 2003

See the 3rd Discussion by N. E. Brigand, October 2005

See the 4th Discussion by laerasea, June 2008

See the 6th Discussion by noWizardme, January 2016

 

The Passage of the Marshes

by Ataahua, April 4-7, 2011

Water  Apr. 4

Landscape Apr. 4

Lights Apr. 5

Gollum Apr. 6

Sauron's influence Apr. 7

Comedy? Here? Apr. 7

What it's all about Apr. 7

Bits and bobs Apr. 7

 

See the 1st Discussion by Idril Celebrindal, November 2000

See the 2nd Discussion by nerdanel50, May 2003

See the 3rd Discussion by Altaira, October 2005

See the 4th Discussion by Modtheow, June-July 2008

See the 6th Discussion by oliphaunt, January 2016

 

The Black Gate is Closed

by Hamfast Gamgee, April 11-18, 2011

part one Apr. 11

part two decision time! Apr. 13

part three Apr.16

final part Apr. 18

 

See the 1st Discussion by Blue Wizard, November 2000

See the 2nd Discussion by Doorwarden of Theoden, May-June 2003

 See the 3rd Discussion by Canto di Numenor, October 2005

See the 4th Discussion by sador, July 2008

See the 6th Discussion by Al Carondas, January 2016

 

Of Herbs and Stewed Rabbit

by One Ringer, April 18-24, 2011

Part One Apr.18

Part Two Apr. 20

Part Three Apr. 24

 

See the 1st Discussion by Septembrist, Nov.-Dec. 2000

See the 2nd Discussion by gullygilly, June 2003

See the 3rd Discussion by squire, October 2005

See the 4th Discussion by Saelind, July 2008

See the 6th Discussion by Hamfast Gamgee, January 2016

 

The Window on the West

by entmaiden, April 24-30, 2011

I Apr. 24

II Apr. 25

III Apr. 26

IV Apr. 27

V Apr. 28

VI Apr. 30

 

See the 1st Discussion by Septembrist, December 2000

See the 2nd Discussion by Celandine Brandybuck, June  2003

See the 3rd Discussion by an seleichan, November 2005

See the 4th Discussion by Menelwyn, July 2008

See the 6th Discussion by MirielCelebdel, January 2016

 

The Forbidden Pool

by Elizabeth, May 2-7, 2011

Moonset over Gondor May 2

Fish May 4

"We are lost, lost!" May 5

Faramir's doom May 6

"A hard doom and a hopeless errand" May 7

 

The 1st Discussion archive has been lost.

See the 2nd Discussion by hatster, June 2003

See the 3rd Discussion by Isis, November 2005

See the 4th Discussion by weaver, July-August 2008

See the 6th Discussion by Hamfast Gamgee, February 2016

 

Journey to the Cross-roads

by squire, May 9-14, 2011

1. Sensory Monday: Sleep, Sound, Food  May 9

2. Quantum Tuesday: Light, Time  May 10

3. Hobbit Wednesday: Gollum, Sam, Frodo  May 11

4. Earthy Thursday: Landscape, Road, Trees  May 13

5. Writer Friday: Language, Plot  May 14

 

See the 1st Discussion by Gorel, December 2000

See the 2nd Discussion by NZ Strider, June 2003

See the 3rd Discussion by Silent_Watcher, November 2005

See the 4th Discussion by a.s., August 2008

See the 6th Discussion by Mironiel, February 2016

 

The Stairs of Cirith Ungol

by Pryderi, May 16-22, 2011

Introductory Post May 16

A walk in the country May 17

A Great Army May 18

Up the Stairs May 19

Rest and Recreation May 20

Repentance? May 21

Open Discussion May 22

 

See the 1st Discussion by Kyriel, January 2001

See the 2nd Discussion by drogo_drogo, June-July 2003

See the 3rd Discussion by nefisa3, November 2005

See the 4th Discussion by Saelind, August 2008

See the 6th Discussion by squire, February 2016

 

Shelob's Lair

by CuriousG, May 24-28, 2011

Part 1: My hole is my castle May 24

Part 2: Hobbits, a spider, a Phial May 24

Part 3: Hobbits, a spider, a Phial--there's more! May 24

Part 4: Flight after fright May 24

Conclusion: did we need this chapter? May 28

 

See the 1st Discussion by Kimi, January 2001

See the 2nd Discussion by JewelTook, July 2003

See the 3rd Discussion by linkinparkelf, Nov.-Dec. 2005

See the 4th Discussion by Beren IV, August 2008

See the 6th Discussion by enanito, Feb-Mar 2016

 

The Choices of Master Samwise

by Standingstone, May 29-June 5, 2011

Prelude to a Kiss May 29

The Nameless Land Jun 1

If the Lady could hear me Jun 4

Open Discussion Jun 5

 

See the 1st Discussion by Annael, January 2001

See the 2nd Discussion by notlost, July 2003

See the 3rd Discussion by erather, November 2005

See the 4th Discussion by Dreamdeer, August 2008

See the 6th Discussion by N.E. Brigand, March 2016

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