The Pillar Perished Is

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On the passage to Middle-earth, Fëanor’s thoughts are no less turbulent than the Sea. Vignette.

MEFAwards 2008: 3rd Place – Times: First Age and Prior: House of Finwë
 

 

Chapter List

Ch# Title Words Com. Updated
1 The Pillar Perished Is 1,728 4 18 May 08
Appx. Word Count 1,728 4  
 

 

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The Pillar Perished Is

DKP - 04 Jul 07 - 4:15 PM

General Comment

Very powerful and well-written vignette, Imhiriel, and I thought you used that wholly appropriate poem to great effect. I found his thoughts, his single-mindedness and especially his guilt, all plausible and fitting well to his actions. That he might be pursuing such violent and destructive ends not just due to vengeance, but also due to a need to obliterate or expunge that horrible feeling of guilt, adds an entire additional layer of understanding for me.

Wonderful scene-setting; I had a very clear sense of how the surroundings looked and sounded and felt, but the pacing is never bogged down by the descriptions. I loved the symbolism of the letters/Tengwar, too.


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Story Information

Author: Imhiriel

Status: Reviewed

Completion: Complete

Era: Time of the Trees

Genre: Drama

Rating: General

Last Updated: 02/16/09

Original Post: 06/15/07

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