Agogwe, Bigfoot and Hobbits

The real-world “hobbits” who lived approximately 18,000 years ago on the island of Flores in Indonesia – speaks to my poorly-formed idea that Jung may have had it right, that there is a collective human subconscious mind. It could be a coincidence that Tolkien envisioned hairy-footed, child-sized and childlike hobbits as a humanlike, but unhuman people in his stories. Does this mean that the immortal Elven people could have been real as well, and that our earth – has more in common with Middle Earth than we could imagine at present? Well – yes – maybe it does.

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