A physicist loose among the liberal arts

A Faërie Addendum

It’s Rev. Robert Kirk Week in the Tolkien blogosphere. David Russell Mosley, of “Letters from the Edge of Elfland”, announces that he now owns a copy of The Secret Common-wealth, and has written an excellent essay about what good it does one to believe in fairies. He also knows where to find better fairy illustrations than I have.

Another item for the list of dangers that mortals face in Faërie is dancing to the point of exhaustion or, if they’re feeling particularly brutal, until your feet are worn down to stubs.


Fairy Perils in the Mundane World


Commentary on “Particle Physics of Middle-Earth”

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  1. Thanks for the mention! I mostly use wikimedia commons so I don’t get in legal entanglements for all my pictures.

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