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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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Coco (2017)

Coco (2017) I finally got to see Coco this week! (I have only wanted to see it since I saw the first teaser trailer…) The film well exceeded my expectations for it – and they were high expectations, being that … Continue reading

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January Fun

MURDOCH MYSTERIES Season 11, Episodes 10 & 11 (F.L.A.S.H.)(Biffers & Blockers) In a month traditionally associated with darkness and post-Christmas sadness, the first two Murdoch Mysteries episodes of 2018 provided much-appreciated comedic relief. Some might have found them a bit … Continue reading

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