Category Archives: Katy Pontificates

Arrival

Arrival (copyright 2018) “What exactly is the point of all this, anyway?” Anastasia Donald asked herself this question many times. She was exhausted. She was lying on a cot in a daze, picking up one baby and putting the other … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Freedom

copyright 2018 (text) “Mama Anna, why do you go out singing all the time?” Jasmine asked her stepmother. “It’s scary when you’re all gone!” “Well, you don’t have to worry – you have your Uncle Gabriel and Auntie Leanna here … Continue reading

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Once Upon A Time Season 7 & Final Thoughts

Well, Once Upon A Time came to as good of an end as it could, seeing as it was a very long and convoluted story. Ultimately, (spoiler alert) everyone lived happily ever after until such time as something else might … Continue reading

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Musings On Fanciful Hagiographies

Disclaimer: I am simply a layperson and these are my observations. I am not claiming to speak for any authority other than my own. Maybe because I have been thinking of realism in fiction lately, and with it being the … Continue reading

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Meditations on Realistic Entertainment

“I don’t want my show/book/movie to explore real stories! I watch TV/read books/go to the movies to get away from real life!” This is a constant whine that unfortunately any storyteller has to contend with. After all, it is a … Continue reading

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Season 11 Finale!

MURDOCH MYSTERIES Season 11, Episode 18 (Free Falling)   Well, isn’t that all tied up nicely! Done, the season’s all stacked up with a ribbon around it. (Okay, spoiler warning.) Unlike last year, there are few cliffhangers left as the … Continue reading

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No Kidding on the Falling Shadows!

MURDOCH MYSTERIES Season 11, Episode 17 (Shadows Are Falling)  Well, that was some episode! (Spoilers ahead.) Remember last week when I said that I was fast-forwarding through most of the Murdoch-Ogden scenes because they were getting too annoying? I missed … Continue reading

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