Her Ladyship Gilraen the Fair thanks you for your esteemed visit to this remote corner of Eriador but regrets that she will be away hunting orcs with the sons of Elrond until the 24th of this month. Feel free to help yourself to a barrel of mead while browsing the copious archives.

My Father

My father died from a heart attack caused by Parkinson’s Disease. This is our story. When I was a little girl, I couldn’t say the word ‘Dad.’ What came out of my mouth was a cacophony of strange sounds that sounded something like ‘Dla.’ So right up until the day he died, Dla was what…

A note of thanks on the occasion of 1000 views.

Sherlock’s face best expresses my emotions at ladygilraen hitting 1000 views a few minutes ago. I’m dumbfounded, speechless, ecstatic and unlike the delightful Mr. Holmes, grateful. Thank you to all the readers who have kept this blog afloat, especially to my incomparable followers for reading and liking my posts and to the many tourists that…