…Still Surprise You

‘Hobbits really are amazing creatures…You can learn all that there is to know about their ways in a month, and yet after a hundred years they can still surprise you at a pinch.” Gandalf, “The Fellowship of the Ring” Take a moment and think of your favorite fantasy novel or novels. Now think about what…

…Fight Like a Girl

Okay, anyone who hasn’t seen last night’s episode of “Game of Thrones,” out of the post. Seriously. Don’t even take a moment to glance at the title again, just GET. OUT. NOW. This is usually a spoiler-free zone, but not today. If you’re looking for something spoiler-free checkout Stephanie’s review of “Avengers: Endgame” — here….

…Work Around

Well, it’s Monday again. This one feels a bit different. Maybe it’s the spring weather. Perhaps it’s the looming Tax Day deadline. Or it could be the fact that “Game of Thrones” finally returned last night. This is a spoiler-free zone, so if you were trapped under something heavy or were otherwise engaged last night…

…Break the Fall

There’s one more sleep until the “Game of Thrones” season premiere, and I have a small confession to make. I’m not ready. Allow me to clarify. Technically, I’m ready. I’ve got my 20+ storylines sorted out. The cliffhanger ending of season seven is seared into my brain. But emotionally, I am not good.

…Take a Stab at It

There are only three more sleeps till “Game of Thrones” is FINALLY back!!! It’s so close you can practically feel the chill of winter’s return…or perhaps that’s just left over from yesterday’s snow (spring is a lie). In spite of our close proximity, the imminent nature of the end does not seem real. Perhaps it’s…

…hit the books

With the Summer of Blockbusters behind us, this Read a Book Day is the perfect time to catch up on those, “soon to be a feature film,” books that you didn’t quite read before the movies came out this summer. Spoilers, be damned, you’ve already seen the movie, which the book is usually better than,…