…Think You’re In Control

Welcome to the final week of summer. For real this time. Seriously, the arrival of autumn is no longer just a pumpkin spice pipe dream. It’s practically here. Fall’s arrival and summer’s end means that we’re mere days away from the Emmy Awards and the beginning of a new television season. Yes, that is still…

…Write Back at You

  My fellow fans of a good story, we have a problem. There are too many series worthy of our time. It’s nearly mid-July, a time that use to be reserved for reruns and cheesy game shows, and yet shows like “Big Little Lies”, “The Handmaid’s Tale”, and “Legion” are still going strong. It’s both…

…Come to Play

“Sometimes the best way to baffle them is to make moves that have no purpose or even seem to work against you. Remember that…when you come to play the game.” Petyr Baelish, “A Storm of Swords” The time has come at last to name a victor of the “Game of Thrones.” There are plenty of opinions…

…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…

…Make a Move

As we slowly inch our way towards the conclusion of “Game of Thrones” (it should be Friday by now, right?) our time for completely overanalyzing the series grows short. So, sorry not sorry, to anyone who is suffering from GoT burnout, this is happening. While the literal Iron Throne is buried under the rubble of…

…Stop Overthinking

“Game of Thrones” fans, in the interest of saving time… SPOILER ALERT!!! SPOILER ALERT!!! SPOILER ALERT!!! If you’re still here and haven’t seen last night’s episode  — “The Bells” —  this is on you.