Middle-earth Poetry by Zdenka

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Tolkien-related poetry on various subjects, mostly written for B2MeM.

Story Notes:

2014 Tree and Flower Awards Nominee

Table of Contents

1. A Lost Song by Zdenka [Reviews - 0] (28 words)

Spoken by descendants of the first Men to enter Beleriand (as told in in "The Coming of Men Into the West" from the Silmarillion). (Tanka.)

2. Erendis to Aldarion by Zdenka [Reviews - 0] (126 words)

Erendis has doubts over Aldarion’s courtship. (Sapphics.)

3. Cerin Amroth by Zdenka [Reviews - 0] (15 words)

Aragorn's thought of Arwen. (Haiku.)

4. To Boromir by Zdenka [Reviews - 1] (40 words)

A brother’s farewell. (Paired cinquains.)

5. But Not in Despair by Zdenka [Reviews - 0] (110 words)

Aragorn to Arwen. (Chaucerian rondel.)

'In sorrow we must go, but not in despair. Behold! we are not bound forever to the circles of the world, and beyond them is more than memory.'
-The Return of the King, Appendix A: The Tale of Aragorn and Arwen

6. Foreboding by Zdenka [Reviews - 0] (113 words)

A woman of Minas Tirith finds her heart troubled even after the defeat of the Shadow. (Blank verse.)

7. Lady of the Elanor by Zdenka [Reviews - 0] (77 words)

Arwen walks in Lothlórien. (Rondel.)

8. The Unfinished Poem by Zdenka [Reviews - 0] (99 words)

Taken from her house in order to wed the King, Inzilbêth tries to express her feelings in poetry to the woman she loves. (Sapphic verse. Also a true drabble, as counted by MS Word.)

Story Information

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, Unfinished Tales
Characters: As a Group: Edain, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Númenórean: Erendis, Númenórean: Inzilbêth
Genres: Angst, Drabble or Drabble series, General, Poetry, Romance-het, Romance-slash
Places: Lothlórien, Gondor, Númenor
Times: Multi-age
Warnings: 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Challenges: None
Series: None
Chapters: 8    |    Word count: 608    |    Read Count: 2392
Completed: No    |    Updated: 07/17/16    |    Published: 07/21/14