What Did Tolkien Think of Fantasy Fiction?

Another great post from one of my favorite bloggers. Brilliant!

Thoughts on Fantasy

Image: Door to Hobbit House Inside The Hobbit Hole of Bilbo Baggins. Photo by Trey Ratcliff Flickr CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

We all know J.R.R. Tolkien wrote fantasy fiction. He was the brilliant mind behind The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, a creator of intricate and enthralling new worlds, and one of the founding fathers of the genre. You can rarely talk about fantasy fiction without mentioning Tolkien… but I think his skill in writing fantasy was not the only thing that made him the legend he is today. 

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