‘the handmaid’s tale’ takes us on an emotional rollercoaster ride with what might be its most satisfying episode yet

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Takes Us on an Emotional Rollercoaster Ride with What Might Be Its Most Satisfying Episode Yet

The Handmaid’s Tale Season 3, Episode 13: “Mayday” I’ll be honest—I didn’t really know what to expect from the season three finale of The Handmaid’s Tale. As great as the show has been throughout its run, the last two season endings have been a little less than satisfying. Twice now we’ve watched June scheme and…

All good things must end, even ‘umbrella academy’ season 1

All Good Things Must End, Even ‘Umbrella Academy’ Season 1

Not enough space, dear friends, and if there were not nearly enough time, even if I could do little chronology hops like my beloved number Five. The finale of The Umbrella Academy and any potential summation of season one as a whole, would require infinite monkeys at infinite type writers, and I am but one…

In which the ‘true detective’ season 3 season finale almost breaks me

In Which the ‘True Detective’ Season 3 Season Finale Almost Breaks Me

Popular wisdom on narrative fiction suggests being concise, economical. Choose the right words and make them few. Say it fast. The world that is fascinating in your mind as a writer, that you can see so clearly, loses speed and intensity if you get too verbose. Know what it important, necessary, to tell your story,…

‘true detective’ s2 e8 recap: veni, vidi, vinci

‘True Detective’ S2 E8 Recap: Veni, Vidi, Vinci

Well, we’ve made it. They definitely took the scenic route to the answers in season two of True Detective. They drove us through miles of contaminated land with our eyes burned out, but eventually we got to our destination, a bench on the side of the highway. There weren’t many loose ends left hanging after…