Migration of Men continues to rise

Officials at Prince Caranthir’s borders in eastern Beleriand have reported an increasing number of Men crossing into the elven realms from across the Ered Luin. A number refugee support organisations have been established recently and are active in the area. They assist Men in finding food, shelter, and in obtaining residence permits or organising onward travel. A spokeself for one such organisation said: These Men … Continue reading Migration of Men continues to rise

Phwoar! Fëanáro’s sons bare all for charity

Tirion Y.T. 1492 As our readers will know, Tirion’s annual charity calendar features artfully posed naked photos of local Noldor heartthrobs. Happily, Fëanáro’s seven sons have banded together to provide the subject of this year’s calendar. To the delight of elf maidens everywhere, the calendar features plenty of individual shots as well as group portraits. Here is the Times of Arda‘s definitive ranking of the individual portraits … Continue reading Phwoar! Fëanáro’s sons bare all for charity

Lord Denethor to crack down on ‘Dark Web’ in Gondor

Minas Tirith, T.A. 2979 The so-called ‘dark web’, a complex network of communications made up of coded correspondence and word of mouth, has become notorious in recent years. The Dark Web network is used for everything from hiring contract killers (usually ‘squint-eyed southerners’), to buying drugs such as pipeweed, to storing repositories of banned orc pornography. Lord Denethor has just revealed plans to crack down … Continue reading Lord Denethor to crack down on ‘Dark Web’ in Gondor

Aredhel dazzles in white at charity gala

Gondolin, F.A. 258 The Annual Gala of the Gondolin Refugee Association is renowned for being a gathering place for the great and good of the Hidden City. So it was no surprise to see Princess Aredhel last night, surrounded by a phalanx of admirers, stepping out on the red carpet and posing for quick pencil sketches. She dazzled in a white dress which was made … Continue reading Aredhel dazzles in white at charity gala