Category Archives: The Beard Problem

Sorry for being so inactive in such active times! We almost had a revolution in my country (we failed) which makes for a good excuse for not blogging, but here, in Tolkien community the world is changed. I feel it … Continue reading

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“But Beards Are Ugly!..”, Or On Dwarven Concepts of Beauty and Why to Play a Bearded Girl

Playing a female dwarf in LOTRO takes imagination, patience, and a certain resistance to prejudiced attitude. I’d like to explore one common issue which often comes up in discussions of playing and roleplaying dwarf women in LOTRO, i.e. beards. Also, … Continue reading

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