Christopher John Reuel Tolkien died on 15 January 2020, at the age of 95, in Draguignan, Var, France.
Legends of the wee little men persist everywhere, but the Irish have known to be particularly attuned to the presence of the good folk.
One last Christmas poem…
This day in 1892, John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was born in Bloemfontein, South Africa, to Mable Suffield and Arthur Reuel Tolkien. His father’s name would be the name J.R.R. would become famous under some 60 years later, but his heart was in the ancestral home of the Suffield’s in England’s West Midlands. Mabel and Belladonna
Open wide the door, friends: The New Year is knocking.