Welcome to Ansereg, Tyellas' web site for mature Tolkien fans. Here you'll find one fan's writing about Tolkien's Middle-Earth, meant to satisfy curiosity, inspire discussion, and reassure you that somebody else was asking awkward questions about orcs, too. The essays are the most frequently read content on this site, and there's also fanfiction, Tolkien fandom links, and more. Explore and have fun.

January 2015:

The last The Hobbit movie has come out and I wrote a piece about thirteen years of Tolkien fandom and what it's all done to Wellington. I've also updated the piece about traveling to New Zealand as a Lord of the Rings fan and also posted condolences for the seriously ill artist Hope Hoover.


Essays by Tyellas


Tolkien-related essays and other nonfiction by Tyellas. Tolkien in general, Elves, and orcs...I read the footnotes so you don't have to.

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Fanfiction by Tyellas


Tolkien-based fanfiction in all flavors - genfic for all readers, het romances, slash passions, a shadow of darkfic, and even some satire.

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Tolkien Fandom fun


Links, fan art, and essays about Tolkien fandom. The links are the most important - find your way to your favorite part of Tolkien.

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