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Lord of the Rings Book Talk 7 | The Two Towers! – Opening Ideas, Discussion

Tezi and I recently uploaded our seventh in a series of Lord of the Rings discussion videos as we continue our reading together of Tolkien’s masterpiece.  Having finished reading The Fellowship of the Ring, we are now reading The Two Towers, the second volume of the Lord of the Rings trilogy. In this book talk we discuss a number of… Read more »

Lord of the Rings Sing-A-Long! | The Edge of Night with Jer & Tezi!

We love having fun!  We love road trips.  And during those long, long miles on the road we enjoy each other’s company and fellowship by singing along with some of our favorite tunes (when we’re not reading an audio book, or filming a vlog or book review). We’re blessed to share with you here some of our silly times, in… Read more »

Lord of the Rings Book Talk 4 | The Trickery of Saruman & More!

Tezi & I discuss some fun questions from The Fellowship of the Ring. We talk about Saruman and how he was able to avoid being discovered as “evil” for so long. We also talk about the fun “gift giving” scene when Galadriel gives each of the members of the Fellowship a gift, most especially Gimli’s request and the history behind… Read more »

Cold Water Jumping in Donner Lake, CA! (It’s cold!)

Tezi and I spent last week camping in the Sierra Nevada mountains, in an area north of Yosemite and about an hour and a half south of Lake Tahoe.  Our new secret place, as we like to call it, was basically devoid of any humans besides ourselves, but we did venture out a couple of times into more populated areas.  One… Read more »

Why I’ve Lost Interest in Uprooted by Naomi Novik

Uprooted, by Naomi Novik, is a fantasy novel that tells the nearly fairy-tale-esque story of a girl who is chosen to be an apprentice of sorts to “The Dragon” a powerful wizard who lives to protect the local peoples, including the girl’s family. The story includes magic and mythical beasts, and though the subject matter and basis for the story… Read more »

Thoughts Near the Donald Trump OC Rally – 4/28/16

So, Tezi and I just made it back to her place after being stuck in the snail’s-pace traffic surrounding the Donald Trump rally which took place within walking distance from Tezi’s home. Even as I type this, we can still hear the helicopters in the air, and what sounds like dozens of more police cars heading to the rally vicinity where… Read more »

The Pros & Cons of AudioBooks! More Audio Book Talk!

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Audiobooks have begun outselling print books – the publishing world is changing! The way authors share their stories is changing. By now, you all know I loves audiobooks, but there are some legitimate shortcomings to these marvels of modernity. Here’s a fun video where I discuss audiobooks (yet more), focusing primarily on the pros & cons of the medium, as well as… Read more »

Audio books are outselling print books! Let’s discuss audio books

A new article just came out that says audio books are outselling many print books. Audio books are the fastest growing market in publishing and it doesn’t seem to be slowing down. Is this the future of reading? The article starts off by saying forget you books audio books are the real future of reading. Does this scare you? Perhaps… Read more »

Who Rents DVDs Anymore? OldSchool vs NewSchool adventure!

Tezi and I went searching for Last of the Mohicans on DVD the other night, and we quickly realized how easy and how incredible our modern world can be… and how amazing the times are in which we live. We live in the future!  It’s evidenced here in this video.  We hope that you enjoy it! Do you still rent DVDs… Read more »

Find Your Voice on YouTube, WordPress, at large!

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The most used search engine in the world, by far, is Google.com. The second most used search engine in the world, by far, is YouTube. Not everybody knows this. But this fact has many implications, most of them very good. This means that people are utilizing YouTube to find information like they would have in an encyclopedia or books at the… Read more »