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Nice piece on Viggo in the NY Times

Eledhwen
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Oct 16, 1:01pm

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Nice piece on Viggo in the NY Times Can't Post

The New York Times has selected Viggo Mortensen as one of its 'Greatest' of 2018 - there's a nice piece on him here.

Tolkien also gets a mention in the piece on George R.R. Martin in the same series.

Storm clouds


Annael
Half-elven


Oct 16, 2:33pm

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great article [In reply to] Can't Post

kudos to the writer for capturing some of the elusive essence of our king

Viggo shows up in my dreams a lot, not in the sense you might think (Sean Bean gets that role) but as a kind of guide or catalyst. If he's in a dream, it's always what Jungians call a numinous dream, one that has meaning or a message for me.

I am a dreamer of words, of written words. I think I am reading; a word stops me. I leave the page. The syllables of the words begin to move around The words take on other meanings as if they had the right to be young.

-- Gaston Bachelard

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NARF and member of Deplorable Cultus since 1967


VeArkenstone
Rivendell

Oct 16, 7:14pm

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Dreams [In reply to] Can't Post

I have had several dreams of Dan O'Gorman's Fili. It is always a perfectly beautiful day, and he is backlit by a golden setting sun and standing in a field of sunflowers and purple lupins. He always asks what I doing with my life or asks me to think about what I should do with the rest of my life I think these are numinous dreams as well.

Please, call me Ve.


The Grey Elf
Grey Havens


Oct 24, 4:26pm

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Terrific article on an elusive man [In reply to] Can't Post

Thanks for the link Smile



 
 

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